Keeping Healthy

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  • Created on: 08-05-16 10:55

1. Why don't medicines like asprin actually cure your illness?

  • Because the infections are immune to them.
  • Because they are pain relievers.
  • Because they are made by people who don't like killing anything, even infections.
  • Because they promote illness.
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2. What is a mutation?

  • A change in the structure of cells
  • A change in the DNA
  • A new type of bacteria
  • A new type of food group
  • A change in the structure of bones

3. Why is it important not to use antibiotics too frequently?

  • To allow the white blood cells of the body to kill more often instead of letting the antibiotics do all the work.
  • To prevent more resistant strains of bacteria appearing.
  • To ensure the illness is fully spread before starting to kill the bacteria off.
  • So the antibiotics don't run out.

4. Decribe a bacterium.

  • Single-celled living organisms that are much smaller than animal cells but larger than plant cells.
  • Single-celled living organisms that are much smaller than animal and plant cells.
  • Multiple-celled living organisms that are much bigger than both plant and animal cells.
  • Multiple-celled living organisms that are much smaller than animal and plant cells.
  • Single-celled living organisms that are much larger than animal cells but smaller than a plant cell.

5. Who was the first to discover penicillin?

  • Ignaz Semmelweiss
  • Joseph Chamberlin
  • Alexander Flemming
  • John Snow

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