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True or False

Place a check mark next to the TRUE statements below.

1. The medical definition of life is: "Vitality, the essential condition of being alive; the state of existence characterized by active metabolism."
2. The United States has averaged 120,000 abortions per year since the Roe vs. Wade case.
3. Brain waves can be detected in unborn humans by gestational day 40.
4. Euthanasia is illegal in all 50 states in America.
5. Under normal circumstances, in vitro fertilization does not involve the destruction of human life.
6. On average, 18 elderly Americans take their own lives each day.
7. We imprison people for not caring adequately for animals.
8. Many of the atrocities during the Holocaust were said to be for the good of science, for the advancement of knowledge, for the benefit of society, and for the national interest.

Multiple Choice

Select the correct answers below.

1. We know that, in an unborn child, the heart begins to beat how many days after fertilization?

2. The individual who stated: "We need not resolve the question of when life begins."
James Watson
Leo Alexander
Diane Coleman
Harry Blackmun

3. Some people, upon reaching old age, may
Feel like a burden
Feel unloved
Gain better eyesight
Have stronger bones

4. What is the average number of embryos implanted during in vitro fertilization?

5. According to Leo Alexander, the initial causes of the holocaust were merely a subtle shift in emphasis in the basic attitudes of:
Political leaders
Religious leaders

Fill In The Blanks

1. Sir Francis Crick stated: "No newborn should be declared until it has passed certain tests regarding its genetic endowment and that if it fails these tests it forfeits the right to life."

2. Every year in the United States somewhere between 123,000 - 493,200 are frozen."

3. Richard V. Jaynes stated: "To say that the beginning of human life cannot be determined is utterly ridiculous."

4. Dr. James Watson commented: "No one should be thought of as until about three days after birth."

5. Dr. McCarthy de Mere remarked: "The exact moment of the of personhood and of the human body is at the moment of conception."

Complete The Bible Verse (New King James Version)

1. Jeremiah 1:5: "Before I formed you in the I knew you; before you were born I sanctified you; I ordained you a prophet to the nations."

2. Isaiah 49:1: "Listen, O coastlands, to Me, and take heed, you peoples from afar! The Lord has called Me from the womb; from the matrix of my mother He has made mention of My ."

3. Deuteronomy 8:11: "Beware that you do not the Lord your God by not keeping His commandments, His judgments, and His statues which I command you today."

4. John 3:16: "For God so loved the world that He gave His only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life."

5. Acts 17:28: "For in Him we live and move and have our being, as also some of your own poets have said, 'For we are also His .'"

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