General Quiz On Virus: Trivia Questions

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General Quiz On Virus: Trivia Questions - Quiz

Below is a general quiz on Virus that is designed to test out what you know about the different infections that are caused by some viruses. There are some viruses that have cures, whereas others when they break out, are very hard to contain. Take up the quiz below and see just how much you know about viruses. All the best!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are some general characteristics of viruses?
  • 2. 
    What are the two main components of A virus
  • 3. 
    What are the 5 steps of virus replication ( multiplication)
  • 4. 
    Name the two main approaches to Viral diagnosis ( just name)
  • 5. 
    Describe the " detection of viruses in clinical specimens" approach to viral diagnosis
  • 6. 
    What is Cytopathic Effect?
    • A. 

      Viruses aggultinate red blood cells added to the cell cultures.

    • B. 

      Visible modifications of infected cells

    • C. 

      Presence or absence of antibody aganist a given virus

    • D. 

      Rise in antibody or high titer aganist a given virus, gives evidence that a virus has already caused a viral illness.

  • 7. 
    What is it called when some viruses agglutinate some RBCs that are added to cell cultures.
    • A. 

      Diagnositic Tests

    • B. 

      Immunity tests

    • C. 

      Cytopathetic effect

    • D. 


  • 8. 
    Name three methods that viruses are detected by the effects they made after  incoculation into cell cultures
  • 9. 
    What is the third Method of detection of viruses in a clinical specimen
  • 10. 
    Name the two ways Detection of the immune reaction triggered by the patients own immune system.
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