Snapquiz - Fertility and The Pill

This is the Snapquiz on Fertility and The Pill. Click here or use the embedded video if you haven't watched the lesson yet.

Question 1. Which individual hormone level can be increased as a fertility treatment?


Question 2. How does The Pill act as a contraceptive?

A barrier is formed in the vagina, preventing the sperm from reaching the egg cell.
The uterus lining doesn't thicken and a woman's periods stop, preventing a fertilised egg cell from developing.
If no egg cells mature, they can't be released or fertilised.
If oestrogen levels are too high the sperm can't survive to fertilise the egg.

Question 3. In in vitro fertilisation, who are the mother and father of the child?

The child has the same biological mother but the father's DNA is from a donor.
The same mother and father as if the child was conceived normally.
Both of the biological parents are donors.
The child has the same biological father but the mother's DNA is from a donor.

Question 4. What effect does The Pill have on the female body?

It blocks LH from stimulating the release of egg cells.
It blocks FSH from stimulating the production of mature egg cells.
It stops oestrogen from causing the uterus lining to thicken.
It stops the uterus lining from being shed during menstruation.

Question 5. Which of the following is a common problem with fertility treatments?

A greater chance of birth defects.
A greater chance of long-term health risks for the mother after pregnancy.
A greater chance of identical twins.
A greater chance of multiple babies being conceived.

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