Module G Terms Test For Week 1

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  • 1. 
    The study of the nature and cause of disease.
    • A. 

      Immunology

    • B. 

      Pathology

    • C. 

      Autopsy

    • D. 

      Chemotherapy

  • 2. 
    The number of sick persons or cases of a disease within a certain population.
    • A. 

      Mortality rate

    • B. 

      Disease rate

    • C. 

      Morbidity rate

    • D. 

      Death rate

  • 3. 
    Treatment and prevention of disease based on a premise that large doses of drugs which cause symptoms in healthy people will cure the same symptoms when given in small doses.
    • A. 

      Autopsy

    • B. 

      Homeopathy

    • C. 

      Pathology

    • D. 

      Immunology

  • 4. 
    Process of heated substances such as milk or cheese, to a certain temperature in order to destroy bacteria.
    • A. 

      Autopsy

    • B. 

      Pasteurization

    • C. 

      Boiling

    • D. 

      Autoclave

  • 5. 
    He stressed the body's healing nature, clinical descriptions of diseases and the ability to discover some diseases by listening to the chest.
    • A. 

      Hippocrates

    • B. 

      Anton Van Leeuwenhoek

    • C. 

      Renee Laennec

    • D. 

      Hammurabi

  • 6. 
    Death rate; the ratio of the number of deaths in a given population.
    • A. 

      Mortality rate

    • B. 

      Totality rate

    • C. 

      Morbidity rate

    • D. 

      Death rate

  • 7. 
    An examination of organs and tissues in a deceased body to determine the cause of death.
    • A. 

      Autopsy

    • B. 

      Pathology

    • C. 

      Homeopathy

    • D. 

      Immunology

  • 8. 
    The study of immunity-resistance to or protection from disease.
    • A. 

      Autopsy

    • B. 

      Pathology

    • C. 

      Homeopathy

    • D. 

      Immunology

  • 9. 
    Use of chemicals, including drugs to treat or control infections and diseases.
    • A. 

      Chemotherapy

    • B. 

      Medicinal

    • C. 

      Anesthesia

    • D. 

      Pathology

  • 10. 
    He is responsible for describing spermatozoa and protozoa
    • A. 

      Anton Van Leeuwenhoek

    • B. 

      Hippocrates

    • C. 

      Renee Laennec

    • D. 

      Andrew Van Leeuwenhoek

  • 11. 
    Microorganism capable of causing disease.
    • A. 

      Microorganism

    • B. 

      Bacteria

    • C. 

      Homeopathy

    • D. 

      Immunology

  • 12. 
    Infection involving the small bowel which causes sever diarrhea
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Microbes

    • C. 

      Caduceus

    • D. 

      Cholera

  • 13. 
    Plants and other substances that have a therapeutic value for the body
    • A. 

      Medicinal

    • B. 

      Pathology

    • C. 

      Puerperal sepsis

    • D. 

      Cadaver

  • 14. 
    Partial or complete loss of sensation.
    • A. 

      Anthrax

    • B. 

      Anesthesia

    • C. 

      Caduceus

    • D. 

      Pathology

  • 15. 
    Minute living organisms such as bacteria, virus, protozoa, and fungus not visible to he human eye without a microscope.
    • A. 

      Microorganism

    • B. 

      Microbes

    • C. 

      Cadaver

    • D. 

      Cholera

  • 16. 
    An infectious, chronic, venereal disease with lesions that can affect many organs.
    • A. 

      Chemotherapy

    • B. 

      Autopsy

    • C. 

      Syphilis

    • D. 

      Anthrax

  • 17. 
    One-celled form of life such as bacteria.
    • A. 

      Microorganism

    • B. 

      Microbes

    • C. 

      Medicinal

    • D. 

      Cholera

  • 18. 
    Symbol for healing made up of a staff with two snakes coiled around it which has become the recognized symbol for medicine.
    • A. 

      Cadaver

    • B. 

      Medicinal

    • C. 

      Anthrax

    • D. 

      Caduceus

  • 19. 
    Deadly infectious disease caused by bacillus anthracis
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Cholera

    • C. 

      Anthrax

    • D. 

      Syphilis

  • 20. 
    A dead body; corpse
    • A. 

      Puerperal sepsis

    • B. 

      Cadeuses

    • C. 

      Cholera

    • D. 

      Cadaver

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