HW_Ch 8 - HW: Ch 8 MCQ: 1) Which of the following inhibits...

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HW: Ch 8 MCQ: 1) Which of the following inhibits bacterial growth but does not kill bacteria A. lysozyme B. bactericidal agent C. bacteriostatic agent D. antiseptic agent 2) Sterilization involves __________ all viable microorganisms. A. killing B. removing C. killing OR removing D. metabolically inactivating 3) The reduction of the microbial population to levels that are considered safe by public health standards is called A. disinfection. B. antisepsis. C. sterilization. D. sanitization. 4) Which of the following represents the best definition for microbial death? A. The organism will not grow on minimal medium. B. The organism will not grow on a medium that normally supports its growth. C. The organism no longer retains its original shape and structures. D. None of these adequately describe microbial death. 5) Which will require a longer time to kill? A. a larger population of microorganisms B. a smaller population of microorganisms C. Killing will be equally as rapid in a large or a small microbial population.
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HW_Ch 8 - HW: Ch 8 MCQ: 1) Which of the following inhibits...

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