5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Alexander Fleming
- Jonas Salk and Albert Sabin
- Edward Jenner
- a created an oral vaccine against the disease polio, mid 1900s.
- b a situation in which a particular disease is affecting large numbers of people and is spreading rapidly from person to person.
- c made the first vaccine to prevent smallpox, 1790s.
- d created penicillin using specialized mold that which cured bacterial infections, 1928.
- e the ability to resist a disease, due to either a vaccine or having the disease.
5 Multiple choice questions
- steps taken to help a person feel better by getting rid of disease symptons.
- helped fight mosquito caused diseases, such as yellow fever, 1800s
- created antiseptics which prevented infection, 1800s.
- developed pasteurization, a system in which milk and other foods are heated in order to kill bacteria, 1800s.
- a substance used to neutralize a toxin.
5 True/False questions
vaccine → a poisonous substance produced by bacteria and viruses.
Anton von Leeuwenhoek → invented the microscope and discovered bacteria, 1600s.
antibiotic → a chemical substance that can stop or destroy bacteria and other micro-organisms.
toxin → a substance used to neutralize a toxin.
Alfred Nobel → Swedish millionaire who awarded people with monetary awards who made large discoveries and improvements in the medical field, 1890s