5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin
- Louis Pasteur
- a something that actually gets rid of a disease-causing organism or the disease itself.
- b developed pasteurization, a system in which milk and other foods are heated in order to kill bacteria, 1800s.
- c steps taken to help a person feel better by getting rid of disease symptons.
- d A weakened or dead form of a disease-causing organism. It gives your immune system a chance to learn the characteristics of the disease-causing organism, so that way, your WBC's will recognize the organism when you're exposed to it.
- e created an oral vaccine against the disease polio, mid 1900s.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a protein made by a white blood cell that attacks a disease-causing organism.
- created penicillin using specialized mold that which cured bacterial infections, 1928.
- Washing your hands regularly, excersising regularly and staying active, eating healthy foods and not eating foods that are spoiled or have been poorly handled.
- the ability to resist a disease, due to either a vaccine or having the disease.
- a situation in which a particular disease is affecting large numbers of people and is spreading rapidly from person to person.
5 True/False questions
Alfred Nobel → Swedish millionaire who awarded people with monetary awards who made large discoveries and improvements in the medical field, 1890s
toxin → a poisonous substance produced by bacteria and viruses.
antitoxin → a substance used to neutralize a toxin.
antibiotic → a chemical substance that can stop or destroy bacteria and other micro-organisms.
The First Line of Defense → Swedish millionaire who awarded people with monetary awards who made large discoveries and improvements in the medical field, 1890s