Microbiology Study Guide

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Microbiology Study Guide

Are you studying for a microbiology exam? Want to know if you're good at the basics? Take this quiz to test your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An organism that causes disease is known as a/an ________
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Pathogen

    • D. 

      Endospore

  • 2. 
    The Cell Cycle begins at what stage?
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      S

    • C. 

      Mitosis

    • D. 

      G2

  • 3. 
    A virus that infects bacteria is know as a/an ___________
    • A. 

      Endospore

    • B. 

      Clone

    • C. 

      Bacteriophage

    • D. 

      Antibody

  • 4. 
    Which statement about flagella is true?
    • A. 

      It can only rotate 90 degrees

    • B. 

      It can only rotate 180 degrees

    • C. 

      It can only rotate 270 degrees

    • D. 

      It can rotate 360 degrees

  • 5. 
    Cell ATP is made in the______
    • A. 

      Smooth ER

    • B. 

      Mitochondria

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Golgi Apparatus

  • 6. 
    A drug which kills or slows down bacteria is known as an _____
    • A. 

      Antiviral

    • B. 

      Antibiotic

    • C. 

      Antiseptic

    • D. 

      Antibody

  • 7. 
    Binary Fission takes place during _______
    • A. 

      Glycolysis

    • B. 

      Oxidization

    • C. 

      Asexual reproduction

    • D. 

      Degredation

  • 8. 
    The active site of an enzyme is also known as the ______
    • A. 

      Catalytic site

    • B. 

      Acidic site

    • C. 

      Basic site

    • D. 

      Monolithic site