Medical Quiz

Germs Quiz


Bacteria can be treated with an

A. Antibiotic

B. Vaccine

C. Symptom

This is a ???

A. Bacteria

B. Virus

C. Parasite

D. Fungi

A prescription medicine is

A. One you can buy at the grocery store

B. One you get from your doctor at a pharmacy

C. Over the counter medicine

D. One you get from the school nurse

What do antibodies do?

A. make viruses multiply faster

B. make us feel sick

C. stick to and destroy germs

Diseases that are not spread from person to person are called this.

A. communicable

B. contagious

C. susceptible

D. non-communicable

What is the system of your body that fights off diseases?

A. Endocrine

B. Immune

C. Respiratory

D. Circulatory

This is a ????

A. Bacteria

B. Virus

C. Parasite

D. Fungi

When is it okay to share medicine?

A. When it belongs to someone in your family

B. When a friend has the same illness

C. Never

D. Anytime

This is a ???

A. Bacteria

B. Virus

C. Parasite

D. Fungi

Another name for a host is

A. Victor

B. Vector

C. Virginia

D. Value

Cancer, Emphysema, and Allergies are all types of 
A. Communicable Diseases
B. Viruses
C. Bacteria
D. Non-Communicable Diseases

This is a ???

A. Bacteria

B. Virus

C. Parasite

D. Fungi

A dose of weakened or killed germs of one kind that helps the body make antibodies to protect itself is called a
A. Vaccine
B. Antibiotic
C. Antibody
D. Pathogen

What is your most important body defense system?

A. saliva

B. blood

C. tears

D. skin

How do you stay healthy?

A. Wash your hands often

B. Eat healthy

C. Drink lots of water

D. All of the above

What is a symptom?
A. when it is hot outside
B. wearing many layers of clothes
C. a change in the body caused by an illness
D. when it is cold inside

What is the best way to sneeze?
A. In your hand
B. Don’t cover your mouth
C. In your elbow
D. Into a hanky

Fungi reproduce by

A. cloning themselves

B. Spores

C. Splitting into two fungi

D. Mating

True of False: Strep Throat is caused by a bacteria so it can be treated with an Antibiotic.



What is the best way to stop the spread of COVID-19?

A. Go to the bathroom

B. Wash your hands

C. Stop coughing

D. Sneeze

Fever, Cough and Runny Nose are ….

A. Illnesses

B. Diseases

C. Symptoms

What ‘germ’ do antibiotics help your body get rid of?

A. Viruses and Fungus

B. Fungus

C. Viruses

D. Bacteria

True or False: A germ can enter the body through the skin?



A disease that is caused by germs and can spread from person to person is called a 
A. Non Communicable Disease
B. Communicable Disease
C. Allergy
D. Virus

When unwanted germs invade, your body responds by turning up the heat, causing your temperature to be higher than normal.

A. stomach ache

B. fever

C. headache

D. virus


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