Infectious Disease and Pathogens Quiz
What is used to slow the growth or sometimes kill a bacterial infection?
B. Latent Virus
Heredity, and environment contribute to which type of diseases…..
Which of the following is not a vector?
An ____________________ disease can also be called a communicable disease
Which of the following terms refers to spherical-shaped bacteria?
All include pathogens EXCEPT for__________________.
What causes malaria?
How are viruses harmful to host cells?
A. They are not harmful
B. They replace the nucleus with a viral nuclei
C. They use the host cell for food
D. They destroy the host cell during replication
Which of the following is true about a Virus?
A. It has a nucleus.
B. It’s a heterotroph.
C. It reproduces through asexual reproduction.
D. It contains genetic material. (DNA)
What 2 features do eukaryotes have that prokaryotes do not?
A. membrane-bound organelles and DNA
B. DNA and Nucleus
C. Cell Wall and Ribosomes
D. Membrane-bound organelles and Nucleus
Which type of microbe is sometimes called “parasites”?
Which type of microbe generally affects the skin?
What is the smallest pathogen?
Viruses can infect
D. all of the above
A pathogen is another word for
Infectious diseases can spread by contact with
A. an infected person
B. a contaminated object
C. an Infected animal
D. an environmental source
E. All of the above.
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