Chapter 18 SQs.docx - Chapter 18 Study Questions 18-1 Which...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 3 pages.

C hapter 18 Study Questions 18-1: Which of the following is a mismatched pair? (a) aseptic: pathogen-free environment (b) pasteurization: heat to kill pathogens (c) bacteriocidal: kills all bacteria (d) sterilization: destruction of all forms of microbes (e) antisepsis: inanimate objects 18-2: De-germing is best described as _____. (a) a mechanical process for removing microbes (b) the disinfection of public places (c) the use of heat to kill microbes in food items (d) the use of chemical agents to kill microbes (e) a practice used to maintain a germ-free environment 18-3: A bacteriostatic agent is one that _____. (a) kills the microbe (b) inhibits the growth of the microbe (c) creates static electricity when used (d) is chemically unstable 18-4: Which of the following is not a target for disinfectants and antiseptics? (a) nucleic acid synthesis (b) cell wall synthesis (c) plasma membrane (d) protein structure (e) All of the above are targets for disinfectants and antiseptics.
Image of page 1
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 3 pages?

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

A+ icon
Ask Expert Tutors You can ask 0 bonus questions You can ask 10 questions (10 expire soon) You can ask 10 questions (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes