Unit 4 Lesson 1 - Another Creepy Kids\' Rhyme

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Unit 4 Lesson 1 - Another Creepy Kids\

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the difference between an epidemic and a pandemic?
    • A. 

      An epidemic is when a disease spreads over one region and a pandemic is when a disease spreads worldwide

    • B. 

      An epidemic is when a disease spreads in the United States only and a pandemic is when a disease spreads in places other than the U.S.

    • C. 

      An epidemic is when a disease can be cured and a pandemic is when a disease can't be cured

    • D. 

      An epidemic is when a disease is caused by a bacteria and a pandemic is when a disease is caused by a virus.

  • 2. 
    Where did Spanish Influenza start?
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      Kansas

    • C. 

      Mexico

    • D. 

      Alabama

  • 3. 
     _______________________________ is a a substance used to start the production of antibodies that provide immunity against a disease and created from the very disease it is intended to fight.
    • A. 

      A Bacteria

    • B. 

      A Vaccine

    • C. 

      A Virus

    • D. 

      An epidemic

  • 4. 
    A/an ______________________________ is an extremely tiny parasite that is too small to be seen by a regular microscope and can only reproduce if it is within a living being.  It causes infectious diseases.
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Bacteria

    • C. 

      Vaccine

    • D. 

      Epidemic

  • 5. 
    How many people died from Spanish Influenza?
    • A. 

      30 million - 50 million worldwide

    • B. 

      30 million - 50 million in the United States

    • C. 

      20 million

    • D. 

      5 million

  • 6. 
    How did Spanish Influenza get from Kansas to Europe?
    • A. 

      No one knows how the virus got from Kansas to Europe

    • B. 

      European tourists to the United States picked it up when they visited the U.S.

    • C. 

      American tourists to Europe had it when then visited Europe.

    • D. 

      American soldiers who went to fight in World War I gave it to European soldiers.

  • 7. 
    What was the deadliest month in U.S. History because of the Spanish Flu?
    • A. 

      October

    • B. 

      November

    • C. 

      April

    • D. 

      July

  • 8. 
    Spanish Flu shortened a person's life expectancy by _____________ years.
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      6

  • 9. 
    What animal was found to have caused Spanish Flu?
    • A. 

      Dogs

    • B. 

      Birds

    • C. 

      Rats

    • D. 

      Pigs

  • 10. 
    When a person or animal that has a disease or that might have a disease is kept away from others to prevent the disease from spreading, the person or animal has been ___________________________.
    • A. 

      Quarantined

    • B. 

      Deported

    • C. 

      Euthanized

    • D. 

      Immunized

  • 11. 
    __________________________________ was when a strand of the flu spread all over the world and killed more people than died in World War I. 
    • A. 

      The Spanish Flu Pandemic

    • B. 

      The Scopes Monkey Trial

    • C. 

      The Red Scare

    • D. 

      The Great Migration

  • 12. 
    Why did doctors and scientists struggle to find a vaccine for Spanish Influenza? 
    • A. 

      They did find a vaccine but it was too expensive to produce for everyone.

    • B. 

      People were getting sick too fast and dying too quick.

    • C. 

      They thought it was a bacteria but it was a virus.

    • D. 

      They did not know that coughing and sneezing caused an illness to spread.