Biology B1-B3

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What are the three types of microorganism?
Virus, Bacteria and Fungus
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What is the biggest Microorganism?
Fungus
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What is the smallest of the Microorganisms?
Virus
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Why aren't Viruses technically alive?
Because they can not reproduce by them selves
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How do Viruses reproduce?
They attack another cell then change it so it produces copies of the virus
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How do you cure small pox?
With a vaccine
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What is a vaccine?
A vaccine is a weaker or dead form of a disease given to you to build immunity
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How do memory cells work?
Memory cells are created to remeber the antibodies needed to fight disease. They are created after a disease has been beaten
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What do white blood cells do?
Fight disease
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Name a type of white blood cell
Phagocytes
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What do Phagocytes do?
They eat invading microorganisms
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Name two examples of viruses
Cold and Flu
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Name two types of bacterial infection
Thrush and
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