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Grade 8

Disease and First Aid | Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

Question 1

Q1) Put a tick mark against the correct alternative in the following statements :

(a) A mosquito is a vector for:

  1. Typhoid

  2. Cholera

  3. Malaria

  4. Jaundice

(b) Dengue is caused by a

  1. Protozoan

  2. Virus

  3. Worm

  4. Fungus

(c) The idea of vaccination was conceived by

  1. Charles darwin

  2. Alexander flemming

  3. Issac newton

  4. Edward jenner

(d) Which one of the following is not a psychotropic drug?

  1. Morphine

  2. Cocaine

  3. Heroin

  4. Penicillin

(e) Which one of the following is a communicable disease?

  1. Measles

  2. Cancer

  3. Heart attack

  4. Allergy

(f) Cataract is a disease of :

  1. Ears

  2. Nose

  3. Eyes

  4. Throat

(g) Infectious disease can be prevented by:

  1. Medicine

  2. Proper food

  3. Immunisation

  4. Exercise

(h) Which one of the following is a genetic disease?

  1. Scurvy

  2. Leukemia

  3. Goitre

  4. Haemophilia

(i)Which of the following is a degenerative disease?

  1. Thalassemia

  2. Beri-beri

  3. Cataract

  4. Diabetes

(j) Pellagra is one disease caused by the deficiency of:

  1. Vitamin B3

  2. Vitamin B1

  3. Vitamin C

  4. Vitamin D

(k) Hay fever and asthma are

  1. Deficiency disease

  2. Genetic disease

  3. Organic disease

  4. Allergy disease

(l) Which one of the following vitamin deficiency diseases can be cured by eating a diet which includes carrot, yellow fruits, vegetables, butter, milk, fish?

  1. Beri-beri

  2. Dermatitis

  3. Night blindness

  4. Scurvy

Solution :

(a) 3. Malaria

(b) 2. Virus

(c) 4. Edward Jenner

(d) 4. Pencillin

(e) 1. Measles

(f) 3. Eyes

(g) 3. Immunisation

(h) 4. Haemophilia

(i) 3. Cataract

(j) 1. Vitamin B3

(k) 4. Allergy disease

(l) 3. Night blindness

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Question 1

Q1) Put a tick mark against the correct alternative in the following statements :

(a) A mosquito is a vector for:

  1. Typhoid

  2. Cholera

  3. Malaria

  4. Jaundice

(b) Dengue is caused by a

  1. Protozoan

  2. Virus

  3. Worm

  4. Fungus

(c) The idea of vaccination was conceived by

  1. Charles darwin

  2. Alexander flemming

  3. Issac newton

  4. Edward jenner

(d) Which one of the following is not a psychotropic drug?

  1. Morphine

  2. Cocaine

  3. Heroin

  4. Penicillin

(e) Which one of the following is a communicable disease?

  1. Measles

  2. Cancer

  3. Heart attack

  4. Allergy

(f) Cataract is a disease of :

  1. Ears

  2. Nose

  3. Eyes

  4. Throat

(g) Infectious disease can be prevented by:

  1. Medicine

  2. Proper food

  3. Immunisation

  4. Exercise

(h) Which one of the following is a genetic disease?

  1. Scurvy

  2. Leukemia

  3. Goitre

  4. Haemophilia

(i)Which of the following is a degenerative disease?

  1. Thalassemia

  2. Beri-beri

  3. Cataract

  4. Diabetes

(j) Pellagra is one disease caused by the deficiency of:

  1. Vitamin B3

  2. Vitamin B1

  3. Vitamin C

  4. Vitamin D

(k) Hay fever and asthma are

  1. Deficiency disease

  2. Genetic disease

  3. Organic disease

  4. Allergy disease

(l) Which one of the following vitamin deficiency diseases can be cured by eating a diet which includes carrot, yellow fruits, vegetables, butter, milk, fish?

  1. Beri-beri

  2. Dermatitis

  3. Night blindness

  4. Scurvy

Solution :

(a) 3. Malaria

(b) 2. Virus

(c) 4. Edward Jenner

(d) 4. Pencillin

(e) 1. Measles

(f) 3. Eyes

(g) 3. Immunisation

(h) 4. Haemophilia

(i) 3. Cataract

(j) 1. Vitamin B3

(k) 4. Allergy disease

(l) 3. Night blindness

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