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Additional Exam - 1 Take Home Exam for Final Study Chapter 14 Multiple Choice 1 Which one of the following is true of the influenza virus A

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Take Home Exam for Final Study Chapter 14 Multiple Choice 1. Which one of the following is true of the influenza virus? A. Transmission usually occurs by water contamination B. The virion has no protein associated with it C. The virion has no envelope D. The virion undergoes antigenic variations 2. Guillain-Barré syndrome and Reye's syndrome are both A. accompanied by massive amounts of virus in the brain tissue. B. associated with influenza viruses. C. due to adenoviruses. D. viral diseases of the skin. 3. Studies performed in the 1980s suggested a link between A. measles and orchitis in men. B. Kawasaki disease and genital warts. C. ethylene oxide and relief from influenza. D. aspirin and Reye's syndrome. 4. Viruses that have spikes on their envelopes and contain both hemagglutinin and neuraminidase and cause A. chickenpox. B. influenza. C. smallpox. D. the common cold. 5. A major change in hemagglutinin and neuraminidase antigens is called A. antigenic drift. B. Reye's syndrome. C. antigenic shift. D. croup. 6. The prospects for developing a vaccine for the common cold are not promising because A. viruses cannot be cultivated in tissue culture medium. B. many different viruses can cause the common cold. C. funds for this type of research are not available. D. there would be virtually no candidates for such a vaccine. 7. All the following characteristics apply to the rhinoviruses except A. they are DNA viruses with helical symmetry. B. they belong to the Picornaviridae family of viruses. 1
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C. they take their name from the Greek rhinos meaning nose. D. they can cause head colds. 8. Which one of the following applies to the adenoviruses? A. One type causes an eye inflammation called pharyngoconjunctivitis. B. The viruses are involved in liver diseases. C. Most adenoviruses are transmitted by contaminated arthropods. D. They are composed of RNA. 9. When adenovirus multiplies in the nucleus of an infected cell, it produces A. skin lesions called vesicles. B. visible nuclear granules called inclusions. C. nuclear changes called fomites. D. Koplik spots. 10. The respiratory syncytial virus takes its name from the A. formation of giant cells in tissue culture cells. B. involvement of the liver tissue. C. lysis of the red blood cells, which accompanies the disease. D. involvement of the nervous system. Chapter 15 Multiple Choice 1. All the following apply to AIDS except A. the disease is caused by a retrovirus. B. the immune system is affected in the disease. C. opportunistic diseases accompany HIV infection. D. transmission usually occurs by contaminated food and water. 2. All of the following are used to treat HIV infections except A. cephalosporin. B. azidothymidine. C.
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Additional Exam - 1 Take Home Exam for Final Study Chapter 14 Multiple Choice 1 Which one of the following is true of the influenza virus A

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