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  • 1. 
    Aerobic bacteria prefers which of these enviromental conditions to grow well?
    • A. 

      Increase Nitrogen concertation

    • B. 

      An exstreamly dry evvironment

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Temperature (100 degree fahrenheit)

  • 2. 
    When using a fire extinguisher the hose should be directed to the ___________ of the fire.
    • A. 

      Middle

    • B. 

      Top

    • C. 

      Base

    • D. 

      Around

  • 3. 
    Disease that can be communicated from one person to another is called_________?
    • A. 

      Germidies

    • B. 

      Contagious

    • C. 

      Catching

    • D. 

      Decontainmenated

  • 4. 
    Patients with an infection may have _______?
    • A. 

      Loss of appetite and fatigue

    • B. 

      Fever, nausea, rash, and vomiting

    • C. 

      Pain, redness, or swelling

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 5. 
    Groups or clusters of bacteria taken for laboratory study are called ____________. 
    • A. 

      Families

    • B. 

      Fungi

    • C. 

      Cultures

    • D. 

      Viruses

  • 6. 
    A health worker who unconsciously transports harmful bacteria, but is not ill is called ______________.
    • A. 

      Carrier

    • B. 

      Pre-infected

    • C. 

      Infectious

    • D. 

      Immune

  • 7. 
    You turn the faucet on by ____________?
    • A. 

      Your arm

    • B. 

      With a paper towel

    • C. 

      Your hands

    • D. 

      None correct

  • 8. 
    When you wash your hands you should stand _________ from the sink?
    • A. 

      Up against the sink

    • B. 

      So your clothing don't touch the sink

    • C. 

      5 inches from the sink

    • D. 

      None correct

  • 9. 
    Practices to achieve aceptic are know as __________?
    • A. 

      Medical Aseptics

    • B. 

      Contamination

    • C. 

      Clean Techniques

    • D. 

      Both A and C

  • 10. 
    You should wash your hands for approximatly ______________.
    • A. 

      15 seconds

    • B. 

      1 to 2 minutes

    • C. 

      10 minutes

    • D. 

      5 minutes

  • 11. 
    The process by which an object or area becomes unclean is _____________?
    • A. 

      Contamination

    • B. 

      Disnfection

    • C. 

      Heat

    • D. 

      Sterilization

  • 12. 
    A disease that states that results from the invasion and growth of microorganism in the body is _____?
    • A. 

      A syndrom

    • B. 

      An infection

    • C. 

      A lacteration

    • D. 

      An asepsis

  • 13. 
    What kind of environment do microorganism grow best in _______________?
    • A. 

      Cool and light

    • B. 

      Warm and light

    • C. 

      Cool and dark

    • D. 

      Dark and warm

  • 14. 
    The autoclave sterilizes or completely destroys microorganism by combinding ________________?
    • A. 

      Bleach and water under pressure

    • B. 

      Acid and steam

    • C. 

      Heat with steam under pressure

    • D. 

      Hot water and soap

  • 15. 
    The process of killing micoorganism in a certain area is called ______________?
    • A. 

      Disinfection

    • B. 

      Washing

    • C. 

      Sterilization

    • D. 

      Dusting

  • 16. 
    Viruses can only be reproduced by _________?
    • A. 

      Dead cells

    • B. 

      Living cells

    • C. 

      Dead and living cells

    • D. 

      None above

  • 17. 
    What federal agency requires the use of sharp containers _____________.
    • A. 

      Occupational Saftey and Health Admistration

    • B. 

      Drug Enforcement Agency

    • C. 

      Department of Defence

    • D. 

      Law Enforcement Agency

  • 18. 
    Bio-hazard labels must be colored ________?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Orange - red

    • C. 

      Green

    • D. 

      Gray - black

  • 19. 
    The first line of defence is ___________.
    • A. 

      Wear a mask

    • B. 

      Wash hands

    • C. 

      Wear glove

    • D. 

      Wear a gown

  • 20. 
    Vaccination against HBV infections provide 90% protection against Hepatitis B for _________ or more years following the vaccination.
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      12

  • 21. 
    The term "Universal Precaustion" is an ____________?
    • A. 

      Organization to promote infectious control

    • B. 

      Overall approaches to infection control

    • C. 

      Organization approach to following EPA guidlines

    • D. 

      Abbrevations for World Health Organization Standards

  • 22. 
    A potential infectious contack with blood or other infectious material that reslts from the preformance of an employees duties is called ___________>
    • A. 

      Unfortunate incident

    • B. 

      Hazardous exposure

    • C. 

      Occupatioanl hazard

    • D. 

      Exposure incident

  • 23. 
    When taking vitals signs a Medical Assistant must wear gloves, gown, and eye wear.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Blood from individuals should be considered ____________.
    • A. 

      Infective or infectious

    • B. 

      Decontaminated

    • C. 

      Biodegradable

    • D. 

      Chemically hazardous

  • 25. 
    It is recommended that protective mask and eye wear, be worn by laboratory techicians, or house keeping personnel when _________?
    • A. 

      Cleaning up blood or body fluid

    • B. 

      Routinely cleaning equipment

    • C. 

      When scrubing laboratory floors

    • D. 

      At all times