Alat - Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician Quiz

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Alat - Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician Quiz

Assistant Laboratory Animal Care Technicians are responsible for caring for animals in the clinical or research setting. Their duties may include maintaining animal records, administering injections, cleaning cages and preparing samples. What can you tell us about them?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Any  redness or swelling at the injectioon site may indicate tha the animals is infected with TB
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The tuberculin  for a TB test is administered by ____________ injection into the eyelid of the monkey
    • A. 

      Dermal

    • B. 

      Intradermal

    • C. 

      Intravenous

    • D. 

      Subcutaneous

  • 3. 
    A disease carried by rhesus and cynomolgus monkeys that can be fatal to humans is
    • A. 

      Typhus

    • B. 

      Cholera

    • C. 

      Chicken Pox

    • D. 

      Herpes B Virus

  • 4. 
    Sinclair, Hanford, Pitman-Moore , and Uucatan are four breeds of miniature swine used in research
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Terris Confinement Stand is a restraining devise  for swine  constructed of expanded metal panels  that form  a pen-like enclosure
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The term farrow  means
    • A. 

      To give birth

    • B. 

      To nurse

    • C. 

      To feed

    • D. 

      to ovulate

  • 7. 
    A Mature sheep may consume as much as _________ gallons of water a day
    • A. 

      1 gallon

    • B. 

      2 gallons

    • C. 

      4 gallons

    • D. 

      6 gallons

  • 8. 
    The average life span of a goat is
    • A. 

      4- 6 years

    • B. 

      8-13 years

    • C. 

      10- 15 years

    • D. 

      12- 18 years

  • 9. 
    The color of Rabbit urine is determine by
    • A. 

      The amount of minerals in the urine

    • B. 

      The fat content of the diet

    • C. 

      The amount of water drank

    • D. 

      Excess vitamines excreted in the urine

  • 10. 
    Rabbits are sexually mature at approximately ___________ months  of age
    • A. 

      2- 3

    • B. 

      3- 4

    • C. 

      3- 5

    • D. 

      4- 6

  • 11. 
    Every six months ,  a female cat will have several periods of  estruses , which may last 3-6 days  Reproductively she is said to be _____________
    • A. 

      Biannually multi- estrus

    • B. 

      Seasonally monestrus

    • C. 

      Seasonally polyestrus

    • D. 

      Biannually polyestrus

  • 12. 
    A female cat is called a
    • A. 

      Tom

    • B. 

      Jenny

    • C. 

      Jill

    • D. 

      Queen

  • 13. 
    Adequate restraint of a cat involves control of the cat's
    • A. 

      head, front legs , and hind legs

    • B. 

      Head and front legs only

    • C. 

      Head and hind legs only

    • D. 

      Front and hind legs but not the head

  • 14. 
    A dog that is accustomed at an early age to interacting with humans  is termed "well _________
    • A. 

      Mannered

    • B. 

      Adjused

    • C. 

      Socialized

    • D. 

      meaning

  • 15. 
     The _________ requires that dogs be given the opportunity  for additional  exercise  outside  of  the  normal  cages or runs ( unless they have very large runs )
    • A. 

      institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

    • B. 

      Association for the Assessment and Accreditation for Laboratory Animal Care

    • C. 

      Public Health Policy

    • D. 

      Animal Welfare Act

  • 16. 
    Dopg's water consumption  is ___________ ounces Per lb of body weight daily
    • A. 

      75

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      40

  • 17. 
    Guinea Pigs are used in a number of infectious disease studies, but ae especially useful in the study of ______________ 
    • A. 

      Ringworm

    • B. 

      Tuberculosis

    • C. 

      Scabies

    • D. 

      Leprosy

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      120

    • B. 

      150

    • C. 

      180

    • D. 

      240

  • 19. 
    Guinea Pig s cannot synthesize vitamin
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      D3

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      E

  • 20. 
    Gerbils have relatively little  odor  compared to other rodents because __________
    • A. 

      They have no scent gland

    • B. 

      They groom themselves constantly

    • C. 

      Produce very small amounts of urine

    • D. 

      Produce very dilute urine

  • 21. 
    The ventral marking gland in Gerbils is located on the ____________
    • A. 

      base of the tail

    • B. 

      Bottom of the feet

    • C. 

      Chin

    • D. 

      Abdomen

  • 22. 
    The Gerbil is commonly used in genetic studies  because
    • A. 

      they have 36 chromosome pairs

    • B. 

      They are gentically identical

    • C. 

      their chromosomes are easily observed

    • D. 

      They have large ova

  • 23. 
    A Buck may be mated up to ___________ times a week
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      1

  • 24. 
    When giving birth rabbits need (a)
    • A. 

      Nest box

    • B. 

      additional vitamins

    • C. 

      Wam room

    • D. 

      Additional water

  • 25. 
    The reddish material found in the tears and saliva of rats is called
    • A. 

      Polymyxin

    • B. 

      Protophyrin

    • C. 

      Porphyrin

    • D. 

      Polyphrin