Where In The World Is Acinetobacter?

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Where In The World Is Acinetobacter?

This fun-filled quizical tests your micro-smarts on the important soil bacteria known as Acinetobacter.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If you were to isolate a small colony of Acinetobacter and prepared a gram stain test, what results would you get for this specific genus?
    • A. 

      Gram Positive

    • B. 

      Gram-inbetween

    • C. 

      Gram Negative

    • D. 

      Acinetobacter cannot be stained

  • 2. 
    If you were to go on a vacation to find Acinetobacter, where would you travel too? 
    • A. 

      Your backyard. Tons of Acinetobacter galavanting there.

    • B. 

      To the Indian Ocean, they like to swim in the water.

    • C. 

      The hospital, Acinetobacter has been known to cause hospital acquired illnesses

    • D. 

      Las Vegas!!!!!

    • E. 

      A and C

  • 3. 
    If you were to culture Acinetobacter, which agar would promote the most growth
    • A. 

      Both B and D

    • B. 

      MacConkey

    • C. 

      Phenylethyl Alcohol Agar

    • D. 

      Nutrient Agar

    • E. 

      It's actually a vegetarian so probably a salad would be the best.