Medical Quiz

Vaccines Quiz


A vaccines main goal is to:

A. make people sick

B. prevent disease

C. start an epidemic

D. start a pandemic

The vaccines trigger the immune system creating specific ______________ for the pathogen.

A. antigens

B. antibodies

C. medicine

D. cells

Which is smaller, a virus or a bacterium?

A. Virus

B. Bacterium

Which is the first vaccine that an infant is given after birth in India?

A. Tetanus


C. Typhoid

D. Polio

Vaccines work because the immune system saves the information in the:

A. memory cells

B. effector cells

C. leukocytes

D. red blood cells

Which was the first vaccine discovered?

A. Chicken pox


C. Small pox


When do we take Rabies vaccine?

A. Cat bite

B. Snake bite

C. after injury

D. Dog bite

What is pulse polio for?

A. Polio

B. Polio herd immunity

C. Polio in adults

D. Treatment for polio disease

What is the Full form of DPT vaccine?

A. Diphtheria, Pertussis, Tetanus

B. Diarrhoea Polio Tetanus

C. Diphtheria, Polio, Tetanus

D. Diarrhoea, Pertussis, Typhoid

Antibodies are made by…

A. Your own cells.

B. The pathogen.

What is the full form of MMR

A. Measles, Mumps, Rabies

B. Meningitis, Mumps, Rabies

C. Measles, Mumps, Rubella

D. Measles, Meningitis, Rubella

Which of the diseases have been eradicated in India due to aggressive vaccination?

A. Chicken pox, small pox

B. Small pox, polio

C. Polio, TB

D. Polio and Chicken pox

Vaccines protect us against?

A. Viruses and bacteria

B. Viruses and fungi

C. Viruses only

D. Viruses, fungi and bacteria

The first person to discover the vaccines was…

A. Edward Cullen

B. Bruce Jenner

C. Edward Jenner

D. None of them

Why do we need a new vaccine for Influenza every year?

A. because the virus mutates very quickly

B. because the virus is unknown

C. because the vaccine works for a short time

D. none of the answers


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