Bacterial Identification

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Bacteria Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Examples of gram positive cocci:
    • A. 

      Neisseria

    • B. 

      Shigella

    • C. 

      Staphylococcus

  • 2. 
    What bacteria infects cells inside the body only:It's similar to a virus
    • A. 

      Chylamdia

    • B. 

      Vibrios

    • C. 

      Mycoplasmas

  • 3. 
    Streptococcus are:
    • A. 

      Cocci arranged in clusters

    • B. 

      Cocci arranged in chains

    • C. 

      Normal flora in GI tract

  • 4. 
    Which is worse, betahemolysis or alphahemolysis?
    • A. 

      Betahemolysis

    • B. 

      Alphahemolysis

  • 5. 
    What is the effect of betahemolysis?
    • A. 

      Sickle cell anemia

    • B. 

      Total destruction of red blood cells

    • C. 

      Dviding of bacteria

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      MRSA

    • B. 

      S. pneumonia

    • C. 

      S. pyogenes

  • 7. 
    Scarlet fever, pharyngitis, erysipelas, impetigo, rheumatic fever are classified as:
    • A. 

      S. pyogenes

    • B. 

      S. agalactiae

    • C. 

      S. pneumoniae

  • 8. 
    S. agalactiae effects:
    • A. 

      Middle-aged

    • B. 

      Newborns

    • C. 

      The elderly

  • 9. 
    S. mutans:
    • A. 

      Cause scarlet fever

    • B. 

      Cause pneumonia

    • C. 

      Cause cavities

  • 10. 
    What drug is used to treat MRSA?
    • A. 

      Vancomysin

    • B. 

      Pcn

    • C. 

      Amoxycillin

  • 11. 
    What is Staphycoccus epidermidis?
    • A. 

      Causes infections in burn patients

    • B. 

      Normal flora on the skin entering the blood stream

    • C. 

      Causes pneumonia

  • 12. 
    Where are the infection sites of Staphylococcus aureus?
  • 13. 
    What are the two types of Streptococcus?
    • A. 

      Staphylococcus epidermidis/Staphylococcus aureus

    • B. 

      Neisseria gonorrhoeae/Neisseria meningiditis

    • C. 

      Betahemolytic/non-betahemolytic strep

  • 14. 
    What are the two types of Staphylococcus?
    • A. 

      Staphylooccus epidermidis/ Staphylococcus aureus

    • B. 

      Neisseria gonorrhoeae/ Neisseria meningiditis

    • C. 

      Betahemolytic streptococci/ Non betahemolytic strep

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Causes gonorrhoeae

    • B. 

      Causes botulism

    • C. 

      Causes anthrax