Microorganisms: Good and Bad Quiz

Which microorganism can only reproduce inside the host cell?

Bacteria
Fungus
Cyanobacteria
Virus

What are the four major groups of microorganism classification?

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

Which microbe is used for the commercial production of Alcohol?

Paramecium
Yeast
Spirogyra
Penicillium

What does the body produce to fight the invading microbes?

Antibiotics
Vaccine
Platelets
Antibodies

Who developed the world's first Vaccine?

Maurice Hilleman
Jonas Salk
Edward Jenner
Alexander Fleming

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

Hydrogen
Carbon dioxide
Oxygen
Nitrogen

Who discovered the first Antibiotics?

Alexander Fleming
Sahachiro Hata
Paul Ehrlich
Edward Jenner

What are Pathogens?

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

What is a communicable disease?

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

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

Female Anopheles Mosquito
Housefly
Female Aedes Mosquito
Fruit Fly

Who discovered Pasteurization?

Louis Pasteur
Alexander Fleming
Justus von Liebig
Jean Joseph Pasteur