5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Example of active immunity.
- What is an antibiotic?
- Who was Jonas Salk?
- Active immunity often lasts for ...
- Who was Florence nightingale?
- a A chemical that kills bacteria or slows their growth without harming body cells
- b English nurse-cared for British soldiers during the Crimean war, and wanted hospitals clean. This saved many soldiers lives
- c 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.
- d 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
- e Many years , and sometimes it lasts for life
5 Multiple choice questions
- The antigens of the weakened or dead pathogen
- Get plenty of rest
- No more than a few months
5 True/False questions
When does a baby acquire some passive immunity before birth? → The antibodies that fight the pathogen come from a source other than the person's body
A person acquires passive immunity when.. → When antibodies are given to a person...the person's immune system doesn't make them.
What is vaccination? → Consists of pathogens that have been weakened or killed but can still trigger the immune system to go to action
Who was Louis Pasteur? → 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
True or false? There are medications that are effective against viral illnesses, including the common cold. → True