The Ultimate
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 12

What cell line came from Henrietta Lacks?

  • HeLa
  • WI-38
  • MRC-5
  • HEK-293

Question 2 of 12

What kind of cancer did Henrietta Lacks have?

  • Cervical
  • Lung
  • Brain
  • Liver

Question 3 of 12

Which of Henrietta Lacks children changed their first name?

  • Joseph
  • Deborah
  • Sonny
  • Cliff

Question 4 of 12

Which of Henrietta Lacks children was described as simple minded?

  • Elsie
  • Sonny
  • Joseph
  • Lawrence

Question 5 of 12

Before living in Baltimore, where did Henrietta Lacks live?

  • Clover
  • Culpepper
  • Bristol
  • Gordonsville

Question 6 of 12

What kind of crop did the Lacks grow in Clover?

  • Tobacco
  • Cotton
  • Corn
  • Wheat

Question 7 of 12

When Deborah got stressed what happened?

  • She got hives
  • She passed out
  • She went blind in one eye
  • Her feet would go numb

Question 8 of 12

What institute helped mass produce HeLa cells while trying to find a cure for Polio?

  • Tuskegee
  • Allen
  • MIT
  • Harvard

Question 9 of 12

What hospital did Henrietta Lacks get treated at when she had cancer?

  • John Hopkins
  • Harvard
  • Levindale
  • Cambridge

Question 10 of 12

What did Deborah call Regina Skoot?

  • Boo
  • Debbie
  • Regi
  • Skoot

Question 11 of 12

Where was Henrietta Lacks living when she was diagnosed with cancer?

  • Turner Station
  • Dundalk
  • Rogers Town
  • Cloverfield

Question 12 of 12

What vaccine was made using research from HeLa cells?

  • Polio
  • Chicken Pox
  • Mumps
  • Measles

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