Bacteria Diseases

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Bacteria Diseases

Welcome to the electronic frontier science classroom of the 21st century. The prokaryotes referred to in this testing instrument is bacteria found in the kingdom Eubacteria. You have an unlimited number of attempts to increase learning and test-taking skills. Each attempt results in random questions and answers! I wish you good luck in learning the vast amounts of information in the life science field.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Borrelia burgdorferi is the virus that causes Lyme Disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Bubonic Plague was transmitted by the bite of an infected tick.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Dental cavities are caused by which bacterium?
    • A. 

      Yersinia pestis

    • B. 

      Vibrio cholerae

    • C. 

      Streptococcus mutans

    • D. 

      Bacillus anthracis

    • E. 

      Rickettsia prowazekii

  • 4. 
    Drinking contaminated water is the transmission of which bacteria disease.
    • A. 

      Antrhax

    • B. 

      Bubonic Plague

    • C. 

      Cholera

    • D. 

      Tuberculosis

    • E. 

      Typhus

  • 5. 
    Fever, bleeding, lymph nodes that form swellings called buboes and often fatal are the symptoms of which  disease.
    • A. 

      Anthrax

    • B. 

      Bubonic Plague

    • C. 

      Lyme Disease

    • D. 

      Tuberculosis

  • 6. 
    Lyme disease is caused by Rickettsia prowazekii.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Lyme Disease is transmitted by the bite of an infected flea.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Rash, pain, and difficulty breathing are symptoms of which disease.
    • A. 

      Bubonic Plague

    • B. 

      Tuberculosis

    • C. 

      Typhus

  • 9. 
    Streptococcus mutans causes dental cavities.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Streptococcus mutans is a sphere shaped bacterium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Typhus is a disease caused from which one of the following bacteria?
    • A. 

      Borrelia burgdorferi

    • B. 

      Rickettsia prowazekii

    • C. 

      Yersinia pestis

    • D. 

      Bacillus anthracis

    • E. 

      Vibrio cholerae

  • 12. 
    What bacterium causes destruction of mineral in human teeth?
    • A. 

      Bacillus anthracis

    • B. 

      Streptoccus mutans

    • C. 

      Mycobacterium tuberculosis

    • D. 

      Yersinia pestis

  • 13. 
    What causes anthrax (respiratory)?
    • A. 

      Yersinia pestis

    • B. 

      Mycobacterium tuberculosis

    • C. 

      Bacillus anthracis

    • D. 

      Clostridium botulinum

    • E. 

      Staphylococcus aureus

  • 14. 
    What disease does Vibrio cholerae cause?
    • A. 

      Anthrax

    • B. 

      Bubonic Plague

    • C. 

      Cholera

    • D. 

      Food Poison

    • E. 

      AIDS

  • 15. 
    You can contract chlolera by inhalation of spores.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Rickettsia prowazekii is transmitted by drinking contaminated water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Yersinia pestis is being transmitted by the bite of infected ticks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Which bacterial disease has swelling in joints, rash, and pain?
    • A. 

      Anthrax

    • B. 

      Cholera

    • C. 

      Lyme Disease

    • D. 

      Food Poisoning

    • E. 

      Tetanus

  • 19. 
    Which bacterial diseases are transmitted by inhalation or inhalation of spores?
    • A. 

      Anthrax and Dental Cavities

    • B. 

      Anthrax and Bubonic Plague

    • C. 

      Anthrax and Tuberculosis

    • D. 

      Lyme Disease and Tuberculosis

    • E. 

      Cholera and Lyme Disease

  • 20. 
    Tyhpus is transmitted by infected flea, louse, and ticks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Lymph nodes that form swellings called buboes describes Bubonic plague.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Severe diarrhea and vomiting are symptoms for the bacteria disease called chlorea.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a disease found in human _____.
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Lungs

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Urinary Bladder

    • E. 

      Adrenal Glands

  • 24. 
    Bacillus anthracis is a rod shaped bacterium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    What bacterium is responsible for Lyme Disease?
    • A. 

      Borrelia burgdorferi

    • B. 

      Yersinia pestis

    • C. 

      Vibrio cholerae

    • D. 

      Escheridchia coli

    • E. 

      Staphylococcus aureus