Microorganisms: Good and Bad Quiz

Which microorganism can only reproduce inside the host cell?

Virus
Bacteria
Cyanobacteria
Fungus

What are the four major groups of microorganism classification?

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

Which microbe is used for the commercial production of Alcohol?

Yeast
Paramecium
Penicillium
Spirogyra

What does the body produce to fight the invading microbes?

Antibodies
Vaccine
Platelets
Antibiotics

Who developed the world's first Vaccine?

Jonas Salk
Maurice Hilleman
Alexander Fleming
Edward Jenner

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

Oxygen
Nitrogen
Hydrogen
Carbon dioxide

Who discovered the first Antibiotics?

Paul Ehrlich
Edward Jenner
Alexander Fleming
Sahachiro Hata

What are Pathogens?

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

What is a communicable disease?

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

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

Female Anopheles Mosquito
Female Aedes Mosquito
Fruit Fly
Housefly

Who discovered Pasteurization?

Jean Joseph Pasteur
Justus von Liebig
Louis Pasteur
Alexander Fleming