Rubella and German Measles: Diseases of the Togaviridae Virus Family


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Which of the following statements about Eastern equine encephalitis is FALSE?

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1. Western equine encephalitis is a virus mainly transmitted by:

2. Venezuelan equine encephalitis is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and attached worksheet will help gauge your understanding of the characteristics of the togaviridae virus family. You will need to know about various diseases and viruses in order to pass the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to measure your knowledge of:

  • Eastern equine encephalitis virus
  • Western equine encephalitis virus
  • Venezuelan equine encephalitis
  • Rubella and how it can be transmitted

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the characteristics of the Diseases of the Togaviridae Virus Family lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the characteristics of the togaviridae virus family in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding various viruses and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about rubella

Additional Learning

To learn more about the characteristics of the togaviridae virus family, review the lesson which covers the following objectives:

  • Understand the meaning of arboviral encephalitides
  • Describe rubella and German measles
  • Provide information about congenital rubella syndrome
  • Explain how viruses can be vertically transmitted