Nurs 200 : Asepsis And Infection Control Exam! Hardest Trivia Quiz

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Nurs 200 : Asepsis And Infection Control Exam! Hardest Trivia Quiz

Aseptic technique refers to applying practices and techniques to prevent contamination from pathogens to minimize and control the risk of infection. This method is used by healthcare workers to use aseptic technique in surgery rooms, clinics, and outpatient care centers. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about Asepsis and Infection Control. For questions with multiple right answers, select the best answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
  • 2. 
    _____ is a disease state that restuls from the presence of pathogens. It occurs as a result of a cycllic process consisting of six components.
  • 3. 
    What is the most significant and most ocmmonly ovbserved infection-causing agent in healthcare institutions?
  • 4. 
    Step one of the infection cycle is:
  • 5. 
    The second component of the infection cycle is:
  • 6. 
    The third step of the infection process is:
  • 7. 
    The fourth part of the infection cycle is:
  • 8. 
    The fifth step on the infection process:
  • 9. 
    The sixth part of the infection cycle is:
  • 10. 
    Which of the follownig is not used to categorize bacteria?
    • A. 

      Cocci

    • B. 

      Spirochete

    • C. 

      Gram positive

    • D. 

      Bacilli

    • E. 

      Mold

  • 11. 
    Gram-_____ bacteria are stained purple because they have thick cell walls that resist decolourization.
  • 12. 
    Most bacteria are aerobic or anaerobic?
  • 13. 
    The smallest of all microorganisms, visible only with an electron microscope is a
  • 14. 
    _____ of the organisms is its ability to cause disease
  • 15. 
    Bacteria that normally cause no problem but, with certain factors, may potentially be harmful are reffered to as ______.
  • 16. 
    E. coli is a
    • A. 

      Pathogen

    • B. 

      Normal flora

    • C. 

      Opportunist

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    ____ for growth and multiplication of microorganisms is the natural habitat of the organism. It could be humans, animals, soil, food, water, milk, and inanimate objects.
  • 18. 
    Some humans are reservoirs for the infectious agent but do not exhibit any manifestations of the disease, they are called:
  • 19. 
    In humans, which of the following is not a common portals of exit or escape routes:
    • A. 

      Respiratory tract

    • B. 

      Gastrointestinal tract

    • C. 

      Genitourinary tract

    • D. 

      Breaks in the skin

    • E. 

      Muscular system

  • 20. 
    Transmission can be through:
    • A. 

      Direct contact

    • B. 

      Blood

    • C. 

      Indirect contact

    • D. 

      Water

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    Contaminated inanimate objects are
  • 22. 
    Nonhuman carriers that transmit organisms from one host ot another are known as
  • 23. 
    Lice or mosquitos can be a:
    • A. 

      Fomite

    • B. 

      Vector

    • C. 

      Direct contact transmission

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    ______ transmission is when an infected host coughs, sneezes, or talks and less than 5um
  • 25. 
    When an organism becomes attached to dust particles it is considered a:
    • A. 

      Direct route

    • B. 

      Droplet route

    • C. 

      Airborne route

    • D. 

      Entry route

    • E. 

      Fomite