"The Hot Zone"

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"The Hot Zone"

The quiz is mainly about the main plot of "The Hot Zone" by Richard Preston.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which doctor assisted charles monet?
    • A. 

      Dr. musoke

    • B. 

      Dr. geisbert

    • C. 

      Dr. jarhling

  • 2. 
    Which family member of jerry jaax passed away?
    • A. 

      Johanna jaax

    • B. 

      Jordan jaax

    • C. 

      John jaax

  • 3. 
    What is the zone where the real world meets the hotzone?
    • A. 

      Blue zone

    • B. 

      Grey zone

    • C. 

      Decon zone

  • 4. 
    When nancy jaax entered the hotzone level 4 who went with her?
    • A. 

      Dan dalgard

    • B. 

      Tony johnson

    • C. 

      Dr musoke

  • 5. 
    Where was the monkey house located?
    • A. 

      Reston, virginia

    • B. 

      Nashville, Tennessee

    • C. 

      Trenton, new jersey

  • 6. 
    What was significant about the monkey executions?
    • A. 

      A monkey killed everyone

    • B. 

      A monkey escaped from its cage and had to be rounded up

    • C. 

      Nothing, everything went smoothly

  • 7. 
    What was significant about Nancy's experience in the biosafety level 4 hotzone?
    • A. 

      Nancy was infected with ebola

    • B. 

      Nancy was infected with marburg

    • C. 

      Nancy's top glove broke

  • 8. 
    What body part does ebola have a special liking for?
    • A. 

      Mouth

    • B. 

      Eyes

    • C. 

      Ears

  • 9. 
    What virus broke out in the monkey house?
    • A. 

      Ebola

    • B. 

      Marburg

    • C. 

      Flu

  • 10. 
    What mountain in "The Hot Zone" id believed to contain hot viruses?
    • A. 

      Mount zaire

    • B. 

      Mount elgon

    • C. 

      Mount sudan

  • 11. 
    Jarhling and geisbert tested their blood because?
    • A. 

      They had handled the monkeys

    • B. 

      They had thought they had the flu

    • C. 

      They ate off food

  • 12. 
    What theory did nancy jaax come up with about ebola
    • A. 

      Ebola is airborne

    • B. 

      Ebola only kills kids

    • C. 

      Ebola no longer exists

  • 13. 
    The loop at the end of a strand of ebola is known as a 
    • A. 

      Shepphards hook

    • B. 

      Foot

    • C. 

      Hand

  • 14. 
    How were the monkeys executed?
    • A. 

      They were beaten

    • B. 

      A euthanasia shot

    • C. 

      They were shot with a gun

  • 15. 
    What did professionals think would eventually happen?
    • A. 

      All children would die

    • B. 

      Everyone would be okay

    • C. 

      Reston would be infected with ebola starting a epidemic