Microorganisms: Good and Bad Quiz

Which microorganism can only reproduce inside the host cell?

Cyanobacteria
Fungus
Virus
Bacteria

What are the four major groups of microorganism classification?

Virus, Fungi, Protozoa and Alage
Virus, Bacteria and Algae
Bacteria, Fungi, Protozoa and Algae
Virus, Bacteria, Fungi and Algae

Which microbe is used for the commercial production of Alcohol?

Paramecium
Yeast
Penicillium
Spirogyra

What does the body produce to fight the invading microbes?

Antibodies
Vaccine
Antibiotics
Platelets

Who developed the world's first Vaccine?

Edward Jenner
Jonas Salk
Alexander Fleming
Maurice Hilleman

Which Gas do Bacteria and Blue Green Algae fix from the atmosphere to help enrich soil fertility?

Carbon dioxide
Nitrogen
Oxygen
Hydrogen

Who discovered the first Antibiotics?

Edward Jenner
Alexander Fleming
Sahachiro Hata
Paul Ehrlich

What are Pathogens?

Microbes that decompose waste
Friendly Microbes
Disease-causing Microbes
Microbes that fix Nitrogen

What is a communicable disease?

Disease that cannot spread from one person to another
Disease that needs a carrier like insect to infect organisms
Disease that cannot spread through air
Disease that can spread from an infectious person to a healthy person

Which insect is the carrier of the malaria-causing protozoan?

Housefly
Fruit Fly
Female Aedes Mosquito
Female Anopheles Mosquito

Who discovered Pasteurization?

Louis Pasteur
Alexander Fleming
Jean Joseph Pasteur
Justus von Liebig