B1 Topic 3 Pathogens and Antibiotics

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1. Why does bacteria become resistant?

  • Due to variation in bacteria colonies, due to this some are resistant naturally to antibiotics causing certain bacteria to survive against antibiotics and then reproduce to make a popuation of resistant bacteria
  • They develop a hard shell made of calcium carbonate
  • Tough cell walls
  • DNA undergos mutations
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2. Give an example of a Vector that causes malaria

  • Grasshoppers
  • Housefly
  • Mosquito
  • Cow

3. What is a Pathogen?

  • A symptom of cystic fibrosis
  • A microorganisms that cause infectious diseases
  • A species of Mosquitoes
  • A type of Medicine

4. What is an Antiseptic?

  • How bacteria becomes resistant to medicine
  • A chemical substance that kills microorganisms outside of the body
  • A method of passing pathogens between cattle
  • A chemical substance that prevent pathogens from causing damage inside of the body

5. What is a Vector?

  • A type of Fungi
  • An animal that passes pathogens between people
  • A coordinate on a map
  • A method of pathogen transfer that invloves particles travelling on particles of air


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