19. Nerve agents, a class of chemicals called organophosphates, were first discovered while in search of a superior:A. vaccine.B. antibiotic.C. pesticide.D. detergent.Ans: CQuestion Type: General KnowledgePage: 110820. Which of the following chemicals is a nerve agent?21. Signs of exposure to a nerve agent include all of the following, EXCEPT:22. Which of the following agents blocks the body’s ability to use oxygen and possesses an odorsimilar to almonds?6
ff31facfd1aa7ac78806ebdce2ba18991fe7b540.rtf23. The means by which a terrorist will spread a particular agent is called:A. incubation.B. aerosolization.C. weaponization.D. dissemination.Ans: DQuestion Type: General KnowledgePage: 111224. Unlike a bacterial agent, viral agents:25. The skin lesions associated with smallpox:26. Early signs and symptoms of smallpox include all of the following, EXCEPT:7
ff31facfd1aa7ac78806ebdce2ba18991fe7b540.rtf27. Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHF), such as Ebola, cause the blood to: A. become thick and spontaneously clot.B. seep out of the blood vessels and tissues. C. attack the bone marrow and destroy cells.D. engorge the brain and cause hemorrhaging.Ans: BQuestion Type: General KnowledgePage: 111428. Signs and symptoms associated with viral hemorrhagic fevers include:29. Which of the following statements regarding anthrax is MOST correct?
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