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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Health and Medicine Questions

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Grade 9 Microbiology
Prokaryotic cells reproduce by means of
  1. synthesis
  2. mitosis
  3. binary fission
  4. telophase
Grade 9 Microbiology
Unicellular prokaryotes are found in extreme environments, and their cell walls do not contain peptidoglycans. Which of the following domains is described here?
  1. Bacteria
  2. Archaea
  3. Eukarya
  4. Protista
Grade 9 Microbiology
Which of the following describes one way that bacteria can be harmful?
  1. Bacteria recycles nutrients.
  2. Bacteria makes food.
  3. Bacteria causes disease.
  4. Bacteria does not spoil food.
Grade 9 Microbiology
Which term is used to describe a type of spiral-shaped bacteria?
  1. Cylinder
  2. Coccus
  3. Spirillum
  4. Bacillus
Grade 9 Microbiology
Which of the following terms correctly describes unicellular organisms, like bacteria?
  1. DNA
  2. Eukaryote
  3. Prokaryote
  4. Lysosome
Grade 9 Diet and Nutrition
Identify the food that is not a good source of protein.
  1. steak
  2. eggs
  3. potato
  4. peanuts
Grade 9 Microbiology
What is a nonliving strand of genetic material that has a protein coat?
  1. A eukaryote
  2. A virus
  3. Prokaryotes
  4. Archeae
Grade 9 Microbiology
What are the names of the three kinds of fungi?
  1. Sac, Club, Mildew
  2. Slime Mold, Water Mold, Mildew
  3. Sac, Club, Imperfect
  4. Water Mold, Sac, Mildew
Grade 9 Fitness
Muscular endurance is the
  1. muscles' ability to work for a long time without tiring
  2. same as cardiorespiratory fitness
  3. amount of force a muscle can exert
  4. same as body strength
Grade 9 Microbiology
Why are RNA viruses harder to cure than DNA viruses are?
  1. They infect a lot of cells rapidly and can constantly reproduce.
  2. They constantly mutate and become immune to vaccines.
  3. They are just as hard to cure as DNA viruses are.
  4. They can reproduce indefinitely and multiply in number very quickly.
Grade 9 Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments
The three main ways to treat cancer are                       .
  1. removal by surgery
  2. drinking lots of water
  3. chemotherapy
  4. radiation
Grade 9 Microbiology
Which of the following describes one way in which bacteria are helpful?
  1. They help make food.
  2. They help spoil food.
  3. They help cause disease.
Grade 9 Medical Terms
                is a condition in which an artery wall harden and thickens due to plaque buildup.
  1. Heart murmur
  2. Arrhythmia
  3. Heart Attack
  4. Atherosclerosis
Grade 9 Fitness
In order to get the most benefits from exercise with the least amount of risk, you should:
  1. Exercise at a high intensity such as sprinting or running
  2. Exercise at a moderate intensity such as brisk walking, swimming, or cycling
  3. Exercise at a low intensity
  4. The intensity doesn't matter, and has nothing to do with exercise
Grade 9 Microbiology
Unicellular prokaryotes that have cell walls with peptidoglycans are called                .
  1. Protists
  2. Archae
  3. Bacteria
  4. Eukarya
Grade 9 Microbiology
What is the suffix, or ending of the name, for the family name of a virus?
  1. -virales
  2. -virus
  3. -viridae
  4. -virinae
Grade 9 Microbiology
These are measured in nanometers and are so small they can usually can only be seen with the aid of an electron microscope:
  1. bacteria
  2. viruses
  3. prokaryotes
  4. eukaryotes
Grade 9 Microbiology
How do eubacterial diseases spread?
  1. Through blood, waste, or air
  2. Through air, saliva, or water
  3. Through food, saliva, or blood
  4. Through water, food, or air
Grade 9 Fitness
To avoid back pain, it is important to have
  1. short back muscles
  2. strong abdominal muscles
  3. short hamstring muscles
  4. strong hip flexor muscles
Grade 9 Diet and Nutrition
Choose the 3 nutrients the body needs to function, but don't suppy energy:
  1. Carbohydrates
  2. Proteins
  3. Fats
  4. Vitamins
  5. Minerals
  6. Water
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