Quiz: Development and Spread of Cancer
Question 1 of 2  

The first step in developing cancer is initiation. In this step, a change in the cell’s genetic material signals the cell to become cancerous. Which of the following is a correct statement about whether a cell will become cancerous?

  • A.

    Every cell of the body is equally susceptible to agents that cause cancer (carcinogens).

  • B.

    A cell's genetic material can become cancerous only if it is exposed to a carcinogen.

  • C.

    A genetic flaw in a cell may make it more susceptible to carcinogens.

  • D.

    All chemicals are carcinogens.

Am I correct?