Episode 3, Bugs: Pathogens And Treatments.

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Episode 3, Bugs: Pathogens And Treatments.

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  • 1. 
    Microorganisms that harm us and cause disease are called:
    • A. 

      Symbiotic.

    • B. 

      Path of least resistance.

    • C. 

      Pentagons.

    • D. 

      Pathogens.

  • 2. 
    Microorganisms, or germs, that can be pathogenic include:
    • A. 

      Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi and Protoplasms.

    • B. 

      Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi and Protozoans.

    • C. 

      Bactericides, Viruses, Fungi and Protozoans.

    • D. 

      Bacteria, Viruses, Bugs and Protozoans.

  • 3. 
    All bacteria, viruses, protozoans and fungi are pathogenic to humans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Bacteria produce:
    • A. 

      Toxins that make us feel ill.

    • B. 

      Toxoplasmosis that makes us stronger.

    • C. 

      Bugs that make us feel ill.

    • D. 

      Toxins that make us stronger.

  • 5. 
    Medical staff can greatly reduce the number of infections spread of diseases to other people by:
    • A. 

      Washing their hands every day.

    • B. 

      Washing their feet before and after examining patients.

    • C. 

      Washing their hands before and after examining patients.

    • D. 

      Warming their hands before examining patients.

  • 6. 
    Painkillers can:
    • A. 

      Reduce the symptoms of some diseases and kill the pathogens that cause them.

    • B. 

      Reduce the symptoms of all diseases.

    • C. 

      Reduce the sympathies of some diseases and kill the pathogens that cause them.

    • D. 

      Reduce the symptoms of some diseases but not kill the pathogens that cause them.

  • 7. 
    Antibiotics can: 
    • A. 

      Kill all pathogens.

    • B. 

      Kill some types of bacteria.

    • C. 

      Kill all types of bacteria.

    • D. 

      Kill bacteria and viruses.

  • 8. 
    Antibiotics can kill viruses.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Bacteria can become resistant to antibiotics by:
    • A. 

      Becoming antibiotic.

    • B. 

      Multiplying.

    • C. 

      Mutating.

    • D. 

      Turning red.

  • 10. 
    Overuse of antibiotics is leading to:
    • A. 

      More strains of bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics.

    • B. 

      More strains of viruses becoming resistant to antibiotics.

    • C. 

      Bacteria becoming less resistant to antibiotics.

    • D. 

      More strains of bacteria becoming respectful to antibiotics.

  • 11. 
    Antibiotics are carefully designed so that they:
    • A. 

      Only disinfect the bacteria and not the patient.

    • B. 

      Only damage the bacteria and not the patient.

    • C. 

      Only damage the bacteria and the patient.

    • D. 

      Only damage viruses and not the patient.

  • 12. 
    Bacteria such as MRSA and C.Difficile have become resistant to antibiotics because:
    • A. 

      Antibiotics naturally select bacteria and viruses that mutate to become resistant to them.

    • B. 

      Antibiotics naturally infect bacteria that mutate and become resistant to them.

    • C. 

      Antibiotics naturally select bacteria that mutate and become resistant to them.

    • D. 

      Antibiotics destroy the bacteria that become resistant to them.

  • 13. 
    Viruses can be killed by:
    • A. 

      Antibiotic drugs.

    • B. 

      Antiviral software.

    • C. 

      Antiviral drugs.

    • D. 

      Antihistamines.

  • 14. 
    Viruses can:
    • A. 

      Replicate in our blood plasma.

    • B. 

      Represent inside our cells and damage them.

    • C. 

      Replicate inside our proteins and damage them.

    • D. 

      Replicate inside our cells and damage them.