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2. Who initially made puerperal fever death rates drop?

  • Charles Darwin
  • Karl Ernst von Baer
  • Alfred Wegener
  • Louis Pasteur
  • Ignaz Semmelweis
  • Albert Einstein
  • Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

3. What do the White blood cells produce to kill pathogens?

  • Antiauxins
  • Antibodies
  • Antiairins
  • Antitoxins

4. How did they make the death rates drop?

  • They developed a new drug to treat the patients
  • They vaccinated the patients
  • They told doctors entering their ward to wash their hands before getting to work
  • They isolated patients from each other

5. Why should you not take antibiotics for the flu?

  • They have terrible side effects
  • It could cause a random mutation and an antibiotic resistant strain of bacteria
  • The Flu's a virus and antibiotics can't treat viruses
  • They are expensive

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