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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Health and Medicine Questions

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Grade 8 Microbiology
Which thing is the smallest in size?
  1. bacterium
  2. red blood cell
  3. virus
  4. lymphocyte
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which statement is true about a virus?
  1. They are nonliving.
  2. They do not have a nucleus or organelles.
  3. They do not have a cell membrane.
  4. All of the above
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unicellular organisms contain many cells.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unicellular prokaryotes that may be spherical, rod, or spiral shaped are
  1. viruses.
  2. antibiotics.
  3. fungi.
  4. bacteria.
Grade 8 Microbiology
A microorganism can only be seen using a microscope.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Microbiology
How do bacteria move?
  1. flagellum
  2. legs
  3. filopodia
  4. chemorepulsion
Grade 8 Microbiology
Eukaryotes that have cell walls, are heterotrophic, feed by absorbing food, and use spores to reproduce are
  1. lichen.
  2. fungi.
  3. algae.
  4. mitochondria.
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which is a type of bacteria?
  1. lambda
  2. bacillus
  3. altus
  4. occisus
Grade 8 Microbiology
Primary human pathogens include viruses, bacteria, and fungi.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which disease is caused by a virus?
  1. skin cancer
  2. influenza
  3. type 1 diabetes
  4. ringworm
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unicellular microorganisms that include bacteria, fungi, and protists are
  1. algae.
  2. microbes.
  3. host cells.
  4. plants.
Grade 8 Microbiology
What is the organization of bacteria?
  1. multicellular
  2. single-celled
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unlike simple organisms such as yeast and bacteria,                 organisms are more complex and and contain many cells.
  1. mitochondria
  2. multicellular
  3. unicellular
  4. prokaryotic
Grade 8 Microbiology
What do viruses require to make copies of themselves?
  1. host cell
  2. light
  3. water
  4. Xerox machine
Grade 8 Microbiology
Eubacteria is a type of
  1. prokaryote.
  2. eukaryote.
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which organisms do not have a nucleus in their cells?
  1. flagellates
  2. fungi
  3. bacteria
  4. ciliates
Grade 8 Microbiology
Where do bacteria live?
  1. Antarctica
  2. Egypt
  3. everywhere
  4. America
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unicellular eukaryotes that are categorized by motility and are mostly microscopic are
  1. bacteria.
  2. viruses.
  3. Animalia.
  4. protozoa.
Grade 8 Microbiology
What chemist designed a controlled experiment to show that new bacteria appeared in broth only when they were produced by existing bacteria?
  1. Louis Pasteur
  2. Albert Einstein
  3. Francesco Redi
  4. Bill Nye
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which is a viral sexually transmitted infection?
  1. genital herpes
  2. HIV
  3. HPV
  4. hepatitis B/C
  5. none of the above
  6. all of the above
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