Questions: Questions 1-6 answer in a complete sentence, question 7 fill in the blank with the appropriate phrase, and questions 8-10 answer whether the statement is true or false. If the statement is false, rewrite the it so that the statement is true.

  1. Normal blood cells can live up to 120 days. How long do sickle cells usually live?
  2. What chromosome is mutated if a person has Sickle Cell Anemia?
  3. Is there a cure for Sickle Cell Anemia? If so, list one cure.
  4. How many amino acids are affected by the mutation from Sickle Cell Anemia?
  5. How many systems and organs does Sickle Cell Anemia affect?
  6. Do sickle cells usually die slower or quicker than regular cells?
  7. Cell Crisis or Sickle Crisis is when __.
  8. Jaundice causes the skin, eyes, and mouth to turn a pinkish color. True or False?
  9. Acute Chest Syndrome can be mistaken for Pneumonia. True or False?
  10. Hemoglobin ZZ is another form of Sickle Cell Anemia. True or False?