Germs & Diseases Quiz


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What its the best way to avoid any disease.
A. visit doctor frequently
B. take medicine
C. prevention
D. be alone


True or False: An antibiotic is a medicine that helps to kill viruses?
A. TRUE
B. FALSE


Which disease is a non-infectious disease?
A. Diabetes
B. Influenza
C. AIDS
D. Chickenpox


As part of the immune system, white blood cells fight germs. Another name for white blood cells is:

A. Rhinovirus

B. Leukocytes

C. Glands

D. Nodes


What is one way a pathogen can enter the body?
A. Nose
B. Mouth
C. Broken Skin
D. All of the Aove


Is a plant-like microbe. Causes athletes foot.

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


Bacteria can cause diseases of the ________ system.

A. digestive

B. respiratory


Viruses cause measles, chicken pox and

A. flu

B. mumps


When taking medicine sometimes these things happen to our bodies. Hint: negative effects that can be caused by medication.

A. Signs

B. Effects

C. Symptoms

D. Side effects


You can get measles by using the towels, dishes, or other objects used by an infected person.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


What sort of pathogen causes influenza (flu)?
A. A bacterium
B. A virus
C. A fungus
D. A protist


A protein made by white blood cells to fight a specific pathogen.
A. Antibody
B. Antivirus
C. Allegra
D. Allotment


Malaria is caused by:

A. parasite

B. fungi

C. virus

D. bacteria


The body’s resistance to a disease through the presence of anitbodies is known as
A. Virus
B. Antibody
C. Vaccine
D. Immunity




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