5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Who was Alexander Fleming?
- What is passive immunity?
- True or false? When you receive a vaccination you always get sick.
- Example of active immunity.
- When does a baby acquire some passive immunity before birth?
- a When antibodies are given to a person...the person's immune system doesn't make them.
- b False, you usually do not.
- c In Britain, he observed that bacteria growing on laboratory plates were killed when various fungi grew on the same plate. He discovered that one fungus produced a substance that killed bacteria ---penicillin
- d This immuni results from antibodies that are passed from the another's blood into the baby's blood during pregnancy
- e Chickenpox. First time you get it your body responds to virus by producing antibodies. The next time, it produces the antibodies so quick you don't get sick.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The process by which harmless antigens are deliberately introduced into a person's body to produce active immunity
- A professor from the USA that showed that people injected with killed polio viruses did not get the disease, but produced the antibodies against it
- Drugs that can be purchased without a doctor's prescription.
- By injection, by mouth, or through a nasal spray
5 True/False questions
True or false , no one is immune to all diseases → True
Active immunity often lasts for ... → No more than a few months
What is an antibiotic? → Consists of pathogens that have been weakened or killed but can still trigger the immune system to go to action
A person acquires passive immunity when.. → When antibodies are given to a person...the person's immune system doesn't make them.
True or false? There are medications that are effective against viral illnesses, including the common cold. → True