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Tenth Grade (Grade 10) Health and Medicine Questions

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Grade 10 Microbiology
Which pathogen causes the common cold?
  1. bacterium
  2. virus
  3. protozoan
  4. yeast
Grade 10 Fitness
Running, swimming, and using an elliptical machine are all ways to improve your:
  1. flexibility
  2. muscular strength
  3. cardiorespiratory endurance
  4. muscular endurance
Grade 10 Microbiology
Which disease is infectious?
  1. allergies
  2. HIV
  3. asthma
  4. diabetes
Grade 10 Microbiology
A virus consists of a protein coat and
  1. DNA or RNA.
  2. a liquid membrane.
  3. cytoplasm.
  4. a flagellum.
Grade 10 Microbiology
The outer protein coat of a virus is a
  1. core of DNA.
  2. core of RNA.
  3. capsid.
  4. membrane envelope.
Grade 10 Diet and Nutrition
Word Bank : Nutrient Water Carbohydrates Fats Proteins

        Water         is the most important nutrient. Every cell needs it because many of the body's processes take place with this nutrient.

A            nutrient           supplies energy and raw materials to the body to use for growth, repair and maintenance.

What are fruit, honey, sugar, grains, potatoes and vegetables?                 Carbohydrates                

What is another name for nutrient called lipids?        Fats       

This important nutrient is a building block of all DNA, all cells. It is important in helping with growth and repair. Examples of this nutrient are meat, fish and eggs. What is it?           Protein          
Grade 10 Diet and Nutrition
What happens with a high-sugar diet?
  1. There is a need for H2 Blockers for ulcers
  2. You need to take NSAIDS.
  3. It will compromise bone health (vitamin D & Calcium) because kids choose sugar drinks over milk
  4. Allergies
Grade 10 Microbiology
Organisms classified as halophiles "love"
  1. acid.
  2. cold.
  3. heat.
  4. salt.
Grade 10 Microbiology
Which viral reproductive cycle causes the release of viruses to the environment after the attacked cell reads the viral genetic material, makes copies of the viral genes, builds capsids, and assembles new viruses?
  1. lysogenic
  2. lytic
  3. lysosome
Grade 10 Microbiology
Viruses are primarily made up of a
  1. lipid.
  2. carbohydrate.
  3. nucleic acid.
  4. protein.
Grade 10 Diet and Nutrition



              $33 BILLION               is how much the Food Industry in the United States spends on Advertising.

We spend the              equivalent              of about 3-4 years eating throughout our lives.

The physical biological drive to eat is controlled by internal body mechanisms. This is called          hunger         

           Appetite            is our psychological drive to eat and is affected by external food choice mechanisms.

Restaurant dining is often                 calorie-dense                 and large portions with poorer nutritional quality.

Habits and            routines            are tied to our food choices.

Texture, appearance and          Flavor          are the most important factors determining our food choices.

Advertising highly sweetened cereals, cookies, cakes and soft drinks in the United States brings the most           profit            to the industry.
Grade 10 Microbiology
Which group of microorganisms are thought to be the oldest living organisms?
  1. eukaryotes
  2. heterotrophic prokaryotes
  3. viruses
  4. autotrophic prokaryotes
Grade 10 Microbiology
The structure around a virus is the
  1. membrane.
  2. wall.
  3. capsid.
Grade 10 Microbiology
There are four ways a bacterium can become resistant to antibiotics. What are they? Select all that apply.
  1. conjugation
  2. reproduction
  3. transformation
  4. transduction
  5. mutation
  6. elimination
Grade 10 Microbiology
Viruses are not alive because they                                                    . (Select all that apply.)
  1. rely on cells to carry out many of their functions.
  2. cannot reproduce on their own.
  3. cannot move.
Grade 10 Microbiology
Which viral life cycle occurs when virus genetic material is integrated with the cell’s info and the attacked cell expresses the viral genes that code for those proteins that make up the virus, thus reproducing itself?
  1. lysogenic
  2. lytic
  3. lysosome
Grade 10 Diet and Nutrition
The things that determine what we eat and how often we eat can be caused by stress and depression--eating for comfort (emotional).
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 10 Prenatal and Child Care
It is advisable to include a trustworthy neighbor's name, address and phone number in the contact information list.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 10 Microbiology
What describes the function of "bad bacteria"?
  1. cause formation of various foods
  2. present in our digestive system
  3. cause disease
Grade 10 Prenatal and Child Care
Poison control contact information is not necessary when a doctor's phone number is listed.
  1. True
  2. False
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