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2. What is a Pathogen?

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

3. What is an Antibiotics?

  • A chemical substance that prevent pathogens from causing damage inside of the body
  • A Pathogen that causes AIDS
  • A chemical substance that kills microorganisms outside of the body
  • A Vector

4. What is MRSA an example of?

  • A bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics
  • A principal called Movement Respiration Secretion Affection
  • A chemical defence the body uses to protect itself against infection
  • A Vector

5. Why does bacteria become resistant?

  • DNA undergos mutations
  • They develop a hard shell made of calcium carbonate
  • 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
  • Tough cell walls


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