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Quiz - Pathogens

1. Below are diagrams illustrating the four main types of microorganisms. Drag the labels into their correct positions.


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3. Select the correct answer from the multi-choices. When you have answered all 10 questions you may check your answers by clicking the button below.

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What is a pathogen?

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Bacteria may contain small extra circular bits of DNA. These are called:

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Which of the following organisms is not a pathogen?

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What is the cause of athlete’s foot?

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What type of organism causes malaria?

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How is influenza (flu) spread?

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How do viruses reproduce?

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How do bacteria make you ill?

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Which of these is NOT a way your body defends itself against pathogens?

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Prebiotics are substances which