Streptococcus Trivia Quiz

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Streptococcus Trivia Quiz

Streptococcus is a species of bacteria. It belongs to the family firmicutes. The study is very important in medicine because it strains different diseases in the body, especially for the respiratory system. An example is Streptococcus pneumonia, which causes pneumonia. Try out this quiz to quantify your knowledge about it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which phylum does streptococcus belongs to?
    • A. 

      Firmicutes

    • B. 

      Insecta

    • C. 

      Bacteriata

    • D. 

      Non of the above

  • 2. 
    Which family does streptococcus belongs to?
    • A. 

      Staphylococci

    • B. 

      Streptococcaceae

    • C. 

      Cocci

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    What is Streptococcus?
    • A. 

      A genus of staphylococci

    • B. 

      A Genus of gram positive coccus

    • C. 

      A genus of gram negative coccus

    • D. 

      A genus of gram negative staphylococcus

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is a specie of streptococcus?
    • A. 

      Streptococcus basidominimus

    • B. 

      Streptococcus straie

    • C. 

      Streptococcus mylidiae

    • D. 

      Streptococcus acidominimus

  • 5. 
    Who coined the word 'streptococcus "?
    • A. 

      Charles J Darwin

    • B. 

      Brook M Lewis

    • C. 

      Albert T Billroth

    • D. 

      Carl H Theodore

  • 6. 
    What does "strepto" means?
    • A. 

      Twisted

    • B. 

      Circlular

    • C. 

      Long

    • D. 

      Short

  • 7. 
    What does "coccus" means?
    • A. 

      Root

    • B. 

      Thick

    • C. 

      Thin

    • D. 

      Grain

  • 8. 
    Which streptococcus strain cause pharyngitis?
    • A. 

      Streptococcus pneumoniae

    • B. 

      Streptococcus aureus

    • C. 

      Streptococcus tinatis

    • D. 

      Streptococcus pharyngitis

  • 9. 
    How is streptococcus species classified?
    • A. 

      Based on their physical properties

    • B. 

      Based on their hemolytic properties

    • C. 

      Based in their chemotaxis properties

    • D. 

      Based on their diapedesis property

  • 10. 
    What is the cause of bacteria pneumonia?
    • A. 

      Streptococcal  vaginitis

    • B. 

      Streptococcal pharyngitis

    • C. 

      Streptococcal pneumoniae

    • D. 

      Streptococcal aureus