The Impact of Viruses & Microorganisms on Homeostasis


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

The process of maintaining stable conditions in your body is called _____

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which best describes the role of the brain in homeostasis?

2. Which is the main difference between viruses and bacteria?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

In order to stay healthy, your body will need to maintain something called homeostasis. In this quiz and worksheet, you will be asked questions about homeostasis in your body, and specifically how viruses and microorganisms contribute to homeostasis. These questions will help you study important facts about the different effects and impacts that microorganisms can have on your body and your health.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Answer these questions to test your knowledge of:

  • Homeostasis and your brain
  • The differences between viruses and bacteria
  • Effects of bacteria on homeostasis
  • Benefits of bacteria

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - answer these quiz and worksheet questions to ensure that you can accurately recall key facts about your body's homeostasis
  • Making connections - see if you can draw the connections between the presence of viruses and bacteria in your body and your overall health
  • Distinguishing differences - make sure that you can compare and contrast viruses and bacteria as they pertain to homeostasis in your body

Additional Learning

For more information on this subject, read the associated lesson called The Impact of Viruses & Microorganisms on Homeostasis. This lesson contains information on:

  • Parts and characteristics of bacteria
  • Characteristics of viruses
  • The components of bodily homeostasis
  • Healthy effects of viruses and microorganisms
  • Unhealthy effects of viruses and microorganisms