A Biology Quiz About Mycoplasma!

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A Biology Quiz About Mycoplasma!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _______ is the first step of the multiplication of animal viruses.
  • 2. 
    Certain plant diseases are caused by prions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following steps occurs during the multiplication of animal viruses but not during the multiplication of bacteriophages?
    • A. 

      Assembly

    • B. 

      Uncoating

    • C. 

      Attachment

    • D. 

      Biosynthesis

    • E. 

      Penetration

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are parts of the multiplication of bacteriophages?
    • A. 

      Attachment

    • B. 

      Penetration

    • C. 

      Biosynthesis

    • D. 

      Phage Process

    • E. 

      Assembly

    • F. 

      Bacillus

    • G. 

      Release

  • 5. 
    Most cells reproduce by procaryotic fission
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    At the end of the Gram-staining procedure, Gram-positive bacteria should be: _______ . (Please answer lowercase with hyphen- if necessary). 
  • 7. 
    An organism that does not require oxygen, grows better in the absence of oxygen but can survive in atmospheres containing molecular oxygen is known as a(n); answer in lowercase please or uppercase if necessary. 
  • 8. 
    The group of bacteria that lack rigid cell walls and take on irregular shapes are known as: _____________ (answer in lower case for this question)
  • 9. 
    Write text here
  • 10. 
    True or false: Mycoplasma are the smallest free living ?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Why is Mycoplasma unstainable ?
  • 12. 
    Mycoplasma pneumoniae
  • 13. 
    Mycoplasmas are intracellular organisms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What makes Mycoplasmas resistant to Beta lactams?
    • A. 

      Lack of cell wall

    • B. 

      Tiny genome

    • C. 

      L-form

    • D. 

      Highly variable pumps

  • 15. 
    Mycoplasmal diseases have a high morbidity but low mortality
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Mycoplasmas are pleomorphic organisms that have a cell wall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Why are Mycoplasma resistant to antibiotics such as penicillin and cephalosporins?
    • A. 

      Their endotoxins makes them resistant

    • B. 

      Their lack of a cell wall make them resistant

    • C. 

      Their motility makes them resistant

  • 18. 
    Mycoplasma grows _____ and are highly fastidious, facultative anerobes.
    • A. 

      Rapidly

    • B. 

      Slowly

  • 19. 
    Mycoplasma need complex media contain _______ and _______ for growth.
    • A. 

      Blood and hemolysin

    • B. 

      Glucose and galactose

    • C. 

      Cholesterol and fatty acids

  • 20. 
    Mycoplasmas are pleomorphic organisms that have a cell wall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Why are Mycoplasma resistant to antibiotics such as penicillin and cephalosporins?
    • A. 

      Their endotoxins makes them resistant

    • B. 

      Their lack of a cell wall make them resistant

    • C. 

      Their motility makes them resistant

  • 22. 
    Mycoplasma grows _____ and are highly fastidious, facultative anerobes.
    • A. 

      Rapidly

    • B. 

      Slowly

  • 23. 
    Mycoplasma need complex media contain _______ and _______ for growth.
    • A. 

      Blood and hemolysin

    • B. 

      Glucose and galactose

    • C. 

      Cholesterol and fatty acids

  • 24. 
    Mycoplasmas are pleomorphic organisms that have a cell wall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Why are Mycoplasma resistant to antibiotics such as penicillin and cephalosporins?
    • A. 

      Their endotoxins makes them resistant

    • B. 

      Their lack of a cell wall make them resistant

    • C. 

      Their motility makes them resistant