Microbiology- Chapter 1

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Chapter 1 Microbiology Quiz: History of Microscropy


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Reasons to study Microbiology?
  • 2. 
    Uses of Microorganisms in Research?
  • 3. 
    What are the six types of Microorganisms?
  • 4. 
    Type of Microbe?
  • 5. 
    Prokaryotes include...
  • 6. 
    Fungi are under which subcategory of microorganisms?
    • A. 

      Prokaryotes

    • B. 

      Eukaryotes

  • 7. 
    Fungi fall under which subcategory of microorganisms?
    • A. 

      Eukaryotes

    • B. 

      Prokaryotes

  • 8. 
    Protozoa fall under which microorganism subcategory?
    • A. 

      Prokaryotes

    • B. 

      Eukaryotes

  • 9. 
    What are viruses?
    • A. 

      Non-living

    • B. 

      Technically not an organism

    • C. 

      Living

  • 10. 
    Are Helminths Eukaryotic or Prokaryotic?
    • A. 

      Helminths are Eukaryotic.

    • B. 

      Include viruses.

  • 11. 
    Arthropods include what kinds of organisms?
    • A. 

      Ticks

    • B. 

      Insects

    • C. 

      Other vectors

    • D. 

      Snakes

  • 12. 
    Roles of Microbiologists?
    • A. 

      Biological

    • B. 

      Pharmaceutical

    • C. 

      Vaccines

    • D. 

      Agricultural

    • E. 

      Sports-Related

    • F. 

      Writing-Related

  • 13. 
    Where is Microbiology practiced?
    • A. 

      Legal

    • B. 

      Clinical

    • C. 

      Public Health

    • D. 

      Universities

    • E. 

      Businesses

    • F. 

      Commercial Laboratories

  • 14. 
    What diseases are in microbiolgy history and are considered plagues?
    • A. 

      Bubonic

    • B. 

      Leprosy

    • C. 

      Tuberculosis

    • D. 

      Small pox

    • E. 

      Chicken pox

    • F. 

      Anthrax

    • G. 

      Malaria

  • 15. 
    Who studied cells for the first time?
    • A. 

      Anton Van Leewenhoek

    • B. 

      Robert Hooke

    • C. 

      Carolus Linneaus

    • D. 

      Shleiden

    • E. 

      Schwann

  • 16. 
    Who first classified organisms?
    • A. 

      Robert Hooke

    • B. 

      Anton Van Leewenhoek

    • C. 

      Schwann

    • D. 

      Pascal

    • E. 

      Carolus Linnaeus

  • 17. 
    Who was the first to describe bacteria?
    • A. 

      Schleidan

    • B. 

      Louis Pascal

    • C. 

      Carolis Linnaeus

    • D. 

      Anton Van Leewenhoek

    • E. 

      Robert Hooke

  • 18. 
    Who discovered the Cell Theory?
    • A. 

      Pascal

    • B. 

      Van Leewenhoek

    • C. 

      Carolus Linnaeus

    • D. 

      Schleidan

    • E. 

      Schwann

  • 19. 
    Who disproved spontaneous generation formation on maggots on meat?
    • A. 

      Lazarro Spazanelli disproved spontaneous generation formation of maggots on meat.

    • B. 

      Francisco Redi disproved spontaneous generation formation of maggots on meat.

  • 20. 
    Who used boiled broth sealed in flask to show that sterility was maintained?
    • A. 

      Louis Pascal

    • B. 

      Lazarro Spazanelli

    • C. 

      Francesco Redi

  • 21. 
    How did Pasteur disprove spontaneous generation?
  • 22. 
    Pasteur also confirmed the process of _____.
  • 23. 
    Pasteur also deveolped a _______ for _______.
  • 24. 
    Pasteur also described the process of _______.
  • 25. 
    Koch isolated pathogens that cause _____, ______, _______.
    • A. 

      Tuberculosis

    • B. 

      Anthrax

    • C. 

      Chicken pox

    • D. 

      Malaria

    • E. 

      Small pox

    • F. 

      Cholera