Thursday, April 22, 2010

Viruses

Multiple Choice Questions from Viruses in Microbiology
1. Foot and mouth viruses are approximately of the size?
a. 10 µm
b. 100 µm
c. 150 µm
d. 250 µm
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2. Influenza virus has which of the following symmetry?
a. Helical
b. Icosahedral
c. Complex
d. None of the above
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3. Poliomyelitis virus has which of the following symmetry?
a. Helical
b. Icosahedral
c. Complex
d. None of the above
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4. Interferons are
a. Antigenic proteins of low molecular weight
b. Antigenic proteins of high molecular weight
c. Antibodies of low molecular weight
d. Antibodies of high molecular weight
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5. Viruses are classified according to
a. Type of nucleic acid
b. Symmetry of the capsomeres
c. Presence or absence of an envelope
d. All of the above
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6. Viruses related to geometrical factors are classified into
a. Orders
b. Families
c. Genus
d. Species
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7. Antigenic properties and  effects on living tissues are used to place viruses into
a. Orders
b. Families
c. Genus
d. Species
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8. Which of the following is RNA virus?
a. Napoviridae
b. Herpesviridae
c. Poxviridae
d. Both a and c
Answers of Multiple choice questions (MCQs) of Viruses in Microbiology
  1. a
  2. a
  3. b
  4. a
  5. d
  6. b
  7. c
  8. a
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Further Reading:
Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple (Medmaster) 

Microbiology the Easy Way (Barron's E-Z Series)


Microcards: Review Cards for Medical Students


Rapid Review Pathology: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access


Deja Review Microbiology & Immunology

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