Year 10 Biology - Diseases

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10th Grade Biology Quizzes & Trivia

A quiz testing your knowledge of Year 10 Biology disease information! Good luck!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What are the 4 Agents for Infectious Diseases? (Alphabetical Order)

  • 2. 

    What are the 4 Agents for Non-Infections Diseases? (Alphabetical Order)

  • 3. 

    You can catch a disease through ____ _____, ______ ____ __ _____ and ______ (answer like ----, ------- and ------)

    Diseases can be transmitted through direct contact with an infected person or animal, such as shaking hands or sexual contact. Contaminated food and water can also spread diseases when consumed, as they may contain harmful bacteria or viruses. Vectors, such as mosquitoes or ticks, can transmit diseases by biting and transferring pathogens from one host to another. Therefore, it is important to be cautious and take preventive measures to avoid these modes of disease transmission.

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  • 4. 

    What is the definition of vector? Give two examples.

  • 5. 

    The three main ways to prevent disease are ______ (____), _______, _____, ______/_______ and _____ _________.

    The correct answer is antibiotics, vaccinations, hygiene, antiseptics/disinfectants, and food preservation. These methods help prevent the spread of diseases. Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections, while vaccinations help build immunity against specific diseases. Practicing good hygiene, such as washing hands regularly, can prevent the transmission of pathogens. Antiseptics and disinfectants kill or inhibit the growth of microorganisms, reducing the risk of infection. Lastly, food preservation techniques, such as refrigeration or canning, help prevent the growth of bacteria and other harmful microorganisms in food.

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  • 6. 

    What are the 5 factors in the First Line of Defence in the body? (answer in bullet points)

  • 7. 

    Second Line of Defence:

  • 8. 

    What is the difference between a Pandemic and an Epidemic?

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