Microbiology Quiz Questions! Trivia Test

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Microbiology Quiz Questions! Trivia Test

Microbiology is the study of microscopic organisms on earth, their importance in everyday life, and the processes they undergo on a regular. This quiz is designed for people majoring in this field and wants to test their understanding as well as refresh their memory. How about you give it a try and see how much revision you might need.


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    Washing hands should take a minimum of  _____ seconds.
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    Drying hands should take ___ seconds.
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    Sequence for donning personal protective equipment glove gown mask goggles.
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    Sequence for removing protective equipment goggles gown mask gloves.
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    Aseptic - ____ infection of the blood.
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    Aseptic techniques used for 2 reasons - prevent ____ of microorganisms to people or environment and prevent _______ with extraneous organisms.
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    When only one dye is used so all cells stain the same color.
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    The bacteria are mixed with the dye and then spread out on a slide so the background is colored and the cells are clear.
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    The stain used to determine the cell morphology of an unknown bacterium.
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    3 basic shapes of bacteria.
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    The appearance of bacterial cells under the microscope.
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    Species that show great variation in shape and size.
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