Immunity Quizzes & Trivia

Immunity is not just a strategic tool on reality television shows, keeping a contestant from getting eliminated during the current round. Immunity is the holy grail of health, the body’s own ability to ward off infection and disease. There are two types of immunity: innate immunity, or the immunities a person is born with, and adaptive immunity, which means immunity achieved through contact with the disease by vaccination or otherwise. So what do you know about the study of immunity? What qualifies as naturally acquired immunity and what is artificially acquired immunity? What’s the difference between active and passive immunity?

What are the markers of humoral immunity and cell mediated immunity? Who was the first scientist to posit a theory of immunity? What disease brought about the first major use of vaccine in Europe? Can some immunities be passed from a mother to the fetus during pregnancy? What are the four types of traditional vaccines? If you’re feeling up to the challenge, check out our quizzes on immunity!
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A quiz on Innate Immunity

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 3617   |  Last updated: Sep 23, 2020
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    Macrophages and Neutrophils play a role in the Innate Immune Reaction

Immunity is the body's varying ability to resist infection by pathogens.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 495   |  Last updated: Apr 6, 2012
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    The cells of the immune system originate from the?

Questions are based on Chapter 6 of Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease 7th edition.

Questions: 66  |  Attempts: 479   |  Last updated: Jan 24, 2013
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    Which of the following exhibit Toll like receptors? (6)

Our immune system has a way of treating alien material within the body by noticing what is harmful to the day to day operations of the organs and what is not and creating defensive measure. Take up the viral path immune...

Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 324   |  Last updated: Nov 6, 2018
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    Which structure serves as the target for neutralizing antibodies when dealing with an enveloped, (-) ssRNA virus?

Questions: 30  |  Attempts: 271   |  Last updated: Jun 29, 2018
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    -ONe of the following sentences is not true regarding the spleen:  

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Immunity Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Humoral and Cell Mediated Immunity?
The main difference between humoral and cell-mediated immunity is that the humoral immunity entails antibodies, while the cell-mediated immunity does not require antibodies. Immunity helps us to prevent infections and diseases. It is the part of the
What is the difference between Adaptive and Innate Immunity?
Innate and Adaptive immunity are types of immunity available. As their names imply, innate immunity is found in the body since birth, while adaptive immunity is developed while during a lifetime. Innate immunity is always present in the body, while a