What Is Chorionic Villi? - Sampling & Definition


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Chorionic villus sampling can be done around the _____ week of pregnancy.

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1. Chorionic villi emerge from the _____.

2. The genetic material found in chorionic villi cells is the same as the genetic makeup of the _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of what the chorionic villi is and about chorionic villi sampling. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include the analysis of chorionic villi cells and where chorionic villi emerge from.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the various characteristics of chorionic villi, including:

  • The time in chorionic villus sampling
  • Location chorionic villi emerge from
  • Genetic information of chorionic villi cells
  • What is passed through the chorionic villi
  • Analysis of chorionic villi cells

Skills Practiced

The following quiz and worksheet will allow you to test the following proficiencies:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related chorionic villi lesson
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about genetic information of chorionic villi cells
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding what the analysis of chorionic villi cells tells medical professionals

Additional Learning

To learn more about chorionic villi, review the corresponding lesson called What is Chorionic Villi? - Sampling & Definition. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Identify what the chorionic villi is and where it originates from
  • Recall the function of the chorionic villi
  • Review the chorionic villi sampling that is done in early pregnancy and what the analysis reveals about the developing fetus