Fighting Disease - Past And Future

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  • Created on: 12-05-14 17:14

1. What did he discover without releasing or having evidence to prove?

  • That bacteria from dissections was being passed onto women when they gave birth
  • That soap cleaned surfaces
  • Bacteria
  • Viruses
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2. Which one describes mutation?

  • A break down of a microbe which makes it weaker
  • A random and unpredictable change in a cell's DNA
  • A change which will make any organism more deadly
  • A predictable change in the cells structure

3. Who was Ignaz Semmelweis?

  • A disgraced doctor who lowered mortality rates by getting to doctors to wash their hands
  • The man who discovered penicillin
  • He came up with the idea of natural selection
  • The doctor who examined chemical distribution through the body in pregnancy

4. What's is a pandemic?

  • A disease which can kill
  • A disease which spreads across the world
  • A disease which effects a country
  • A disease which only effects a thew people

5. Which on of these can mutate most often?

  • Bacteria
  • Fungus
  • Viruses


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