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Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases: We Wish We Had Some Chicken Soup For This True or False

1. Which of the following is NOT a pathogen?Bacteria
2. A group of bacteria living together for a common purpose is called a _________________.Bug clot
3. What is a superbug?A pathogen that can survive radiation.
4. The bacteria in your gut are usually_________________.Comprised of two species
5. Which of the following is a treatment for Ebola?None of the above
6. The common cold is usually caused by_________________.Rhinovirus
7. Which is the first disease to be eradicated by human efforts?Smallpox
8. Which letter correctly ranks the diseases from least deadly to most deadly?Yeast infection, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV
9. What is a symptom of Rabies?All of the above
10. How many people are infected with a brain-eating amoeba each year in the United States?3-5

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