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ScienceFusion The Human Body Unit 2.1: The Immune System Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the general term we use for the army of defending cells that keep your body safe from infection and disease?

Question 2 2. Ringworm is a disease caused by:

Question 3 3. What organ is the first line of defense against disease?

Question 4 4. The process of treating a disease by initiating, enhancing, or suppressing the immune system response to a particular disease process is known as:

Question 5 5. Which immunity is more specific?

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Question 6 6. What is the scientific name for 'eating cells'?

Question 7 7. One example of a vaccine is (the):

Question 8 8. HIV is a type of:

Question 9 9. An immunization is an injection of a weakened microorganism that is given to you so your body will produce which of the following?

Question 10 10. What does your immune system work to protect you from?

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Question 11 11. Phagocytes do this to any foreign invader they don't recognize.

Question 12 12. What do T-cells utilize to distinguish infected from non-infected cells?

Question 13 13. Which of the following are white blood cells involved in active immunity?

Question 14 14. One form of immunotherapy includes the use of monoclonal _____:

Question 15 15. Yeasts are a type of:

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Question 16 16. This term is used to describe a foreign substance that induces an immune response.

Question 17 17. What is another name for B-cell mediated immunity?

Question 18 18. Vaccination is:

Question 19 19. The two basic types of immunity that the immune system gives us are ____ and ____.

Question 20 20. The common cold is caused by a:

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Question 21 21. Lice are an example of:

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT true about your immune system?

Question 23 23. Autoimmune diseases

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT involved in modifying the immune system?

Question 25 25. Why is it difficult to treat autoimmune diseases?

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Question 26 26. Immunodeficiency diseases are

Question 27 27. Which type of white blood cell makes antibodies?

ScienceFusion The Human Body Unit 2.1: The Immune System Chapter Exam Instructions

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