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What type of media is used to help identify and isolate bacteria in the family Enterobacteriacaea?
  1. selective
  2. differential
  3. enriched
  4. both a and b
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What bacteria genus in known for "swarming" and producing "burnt chocolate" odor?
  1. Proteus
  2. Salmonella
  3. Shigella
  4. Staph
College :: Microbiology by Webby18
What species of Klebsiella is commonly associated with lower respiratory infections?
  1. K. marcesins
  2. K. coli
  3. K. pneumonia
  4. S. pyogenes
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What is the most clinically significant species of the genus Escherichia?
  1. P. aeriginosa
  2. S. pyogenes
  3. E. coli
  4. E. histolitica
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What is the gram stain morphology of bacteria in the family Enterobacteriaceae?
  1. Gram positive cocci in clusters
  2. Gram positive cocci in chains
  3. Gram negative rods/bacilli
  4. Gram neutral spirals in palisaides
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Which bacteria presents on a gram stain as curved "gull shaped" gram negative rods?
  1. E. coli
  2. Yersinia
  3. Campylobacter
  4. Staph
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Based on clinical infections produced, enterics are divided into what two categories?
  1. opportunistic pathogens
  2. normal intestinal flora
  3. secret pathogens
  4. roaming pathogens
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What species of bacteria was responsible for the black plague?
  1. Yersinia Pestis
  2. Yersinia Entolitica
  3. Shigella
  4. Salmonella
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Which bacteria can result in Typhoid and other Enteric fevers?
  1. Proteus
  2. Salmonella
  3. Shigella
  4. Staph
College :: Microbiology by aem492
Which characteristic describes Fungi?
  1. bacteria
  2. protozoan
  3. algae
  4. yeast
  5. blue-green algae
College :: Microbiology by amandaf
Which term means death to a bacterium?
  1. bacteriostatic
  2. bactericide
  3. antifungal
  4. antibiotic
College :: Microbiology by aem492
Which characteristic describes Paramecium?
  1. bacteria
  2. protozoan
  3. algae
  4. yeast
  5. blue-green algae
College :: Microbiology by aem492
Which of the following describes Fucus?
  1. bacteria
  2. protozoan
  3. algae
  4. yeast
  5. blue-green algae
College :: Microbiology by aem492
Which characteristic describes Anabaena?
  1. blue-green algae
  2. yeast
  3. algae
  4. protozoan
  5. bacteria
College :: Microbiology by ReneeSw
What are the most diverse eukaryotes?
  • protists
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