Birth

This lesson describes the process of birth in humans and looks at differences in numbers of offspring between different animals.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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Q1.What is cell division?

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Q2.Where does the umbilical cord attach to the foetus?

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Q3.What are the two main jobs of the placenta? (pick two)

Select two (2) boxes

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Q4.Identify two substances from the list that a pregnant woman should not consume. (pick two)

Select two (2) boxes

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Q5.How would alcohol reach the foetus from the mother?

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Q6.What harm can smoking during pregnancy do to the foetus?

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Q7.What can drinking alcohol during pregnancy do to the foetus?

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Q8.What is the correct description for the effect of smoking on birth mass?

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Q9.What fluid flows through the placenta and umbilical cord to the foetus to take nutrients and oxygen?

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Q10.What is vitamin A required for in the foetus?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.What is cell division?

1/10

Q2.Where does the umbilical cord attach to the foetus?

2/10

Q3.What are the two main jobs of the placenta? (pick two)

Select two (2) boxes

3/10

Q4.Identify two substances from the list that a pregnant woman should not consume. (pick two)

Select two (2) boxes

4/10

Q5.How would alcohol reach the foetus from the mother?

5/10

Q6.What harm can smoking during pregnancy do to the foetus?

6/10

Q7.What can drinking alcohol during pregnancy do to the foetus?

7/10

Q8.What is the correct description for the effect of smoking on birth mass?

8/10

Q9.What fluid flows through the placenta and umbilical cord to the foetus to take nutrients and oxygen?

9/10

Q10.What is vitamin A required for in the foetus?

10/10

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Quiz:

Birth

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

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Q1.How many stages are in the human birth process?

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Q2.Which part of the body dilates in stage 1?

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Q3.Which part of the body experiences contractions in stage 1?

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Q4.How wide does the cervix dilate?

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Q5.What happens to the umbilical cord during birth?

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Q6.What is the name for stage 3 of birth?

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Q7.What is internal fertilisation?

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Q8.Why do fish lay lots of eggs?

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Q9.Which is the correct statement about animals that lay eggs?

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Q10.Which is the correct statement about animals that have a small number of young?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Birth

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.How many stages are in the human birth process?

1/10

Q2.Which part of the body dilates in stage 1?

2/10

Q3.Which part of the body experiences contractions in stage 1?

3/10

Q4.How wide does the cervix dilate?

4/10

Q5.What happens to the umbilical cord during birth?

5/10

Q6.What is the name for stage 3 of birth?

6/10

Q7.What is internal fertilisation?

7/10

Q8.Why do fish lay lots of eggs?

8/10

Q9.Which is the correct statement about animals that lay eggs?

9/10

Q10.Which is the correct statement about animals that have a small number of young?

10/10

Lesson summary: Birth

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