Viral Diseases One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answers
1 A bacteriophage is a – Virus infecting bacterium
2 The term ‘ACE2’ is talked about in the context of – Spread of viral diseases
3 Which disease among these is transmitted by the bite of an insect? Dengue
4 Dengue is a fever caused and transmitted to another human by – Virus and female Aedes mosquito
5 Which of these decreases in human the body due to dengue fever? Platelets
6 Which diseases is not transmitted by tiger mosquitoes? Japanese Encephalitis
7 Hydrophobia is caused by – Virus
8 The disease caused by swelling of the membrane over spinal cord and brain is – Meningitis
9 One out of every 200 babies born in India, dies of diarrhoea caused by – Rotavirus
10 If a human disease breaks out across a large region of the world, what is it called? Pandemic
11 The poliovirus enters into the body through – Polluted food and water
12 ‘Polio’ is caused by – Virus
13 Who discovered the polio vaccine? Jones Salk
14 Salk’s vaccine is connected with which one of the following diseases? Polio
15 Against which of the following diseases has the Government of India decided to give Bivalent ORV in place of Trivalent? Polio
16 The pathogen responsible for the common cold is – Rhinovirus
17 Which diseases are not due to contamination of water? Hepatitis B
18 The liver disease Hepatitis–B is caused by – DNA Virus
19 Hepatitis–B is caused by which micro–organism? Virus
20 The organ of the human body directly affected by the disease of hepatitis is – Liver
21 Which diseases is caused by a virus? Hepatitis
22 Smallpox was declared eradicated from the world in – 1980
23 Which disease is not caused by a bacteria? AIDS
24 HIV does not spread AIDS through – Mosquito bites
25 The disease caused by HIV is – AIDS
26 he cause of ‘AIDS’ is – Virus
27 AIDS is the short form of which disease? Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
28 AIDS is caused by – Virus
29 In AIDS virus, there is – RNA + Protein
30 The virus responsible for AIDS is an example of – Retrovirus
31 Which strains of H.I.V. is dominant in India? HIV 1C
32 Who discovered the H.T.L.V. III AIDS Virus? Robert Gallo
33 Most frequently used medicine for AIDS is – Zedovudine (Azidothymidine)
34 The ELISA Test is performed to test – AIDS
35 Which part of human body is infected by the virus causing Japanese encephalitis? Brain
36 Japanese encephalitis is caused by – Virus
37 Keeping pigs away from human settlements helps in the eradication of – Japanese Encephalitis
38 Measles disease is transmitted by – Virus
39 Who is the father of ‘Immunology’? Edward Jenner
40 ‘Ranikhet disease’ is related to – Chicken
41 Foot and Mouth disease in animals, a current epidemic in some parts of the world, is caused by – Virus
42 The year 2011 has been marked by the livestock disease named – Rinderpest
43 What is responsible for ‘Bird flu’? H5N1
44 H5 N1 virus causing global pandemic influenza is – Bird flu
45 H1 N1 virus is sometimes mentioned in the news with reference to which one of the following diseases? Swine Flu
46 EBOLA is a – Deadly virus
47 The name of Ebola virus is derived from the name of a – River