Science Quiz - Health Quiz (Quiz on Diseases and Microorganisms) By: scholastic world on 21:29 / comment : 0 Science Quiz - Health Quiz This time, the science quiz include questions on Diseases and Microorganisms with few general health questions. 1. What is the percentage of water in the adult human body? 50 75 60 80 2. When is World Health Day celebrated? April 7 March 24 December 1 April 25 3. What is the theme of World Health Day 2016? Depression: Let's Talk Halt the rise: beat diabetes Food Safety Small bite, Big threat 4. Which one of the following is a mosquito borne infectious disease? measles malaria mumps AIDS 5. Athlete's foot, known medically as tinea pedis, is a common skin infection of the feet. What causes it? Bacteria Virus Fungus None of these 6. Which one of the following is NOT caused by bacteria? Whooping cough Typhoid meningitis measles 7. Yersinia pestis (formerly Pasteurella pestis) is a Gram-negative, rod-shaped bacteria that can infect humans via the oriental rat flea. What is the disease caused by this bacteria? Plague Cholera Malaria Polio 8. Which species of mosquito spreads Dengue fever? Anopheles gambiae Aedes aegypti Uranotaenia albescens Culex malariager 9. Enterobius vermicularis which causes enterobiasis is commonly called as tape worm ring worm hook worm pin worm 10. Name the bacteria that known for food poisoning Salmonella Helicobacter Staphylococcus Streptococcus Tag: diseases quiz health quiz microorganisms quiz quizzes science quiz Share !