Hepatitis C Virus: Structure and Function


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

question 1 of 3

What type of enzyme cuts the viral polypeptide into the individual viral proteins?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 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? Login here for access

1. What can cause liver inflammation?

2. What protein replicates the viral RNA?

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

Your liver is vital to your body; it helps clean blood as well as produce bile. Learn more about Hepatitis C and the impact it can have on the liver with these assessment tools.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz questions will test your understanding about the following topics:

  • Enzymes that cut viral polypeptide into viral proteins
  • Causes of liver inflammation
  • Protein that replicates RNA
  • Where replication complexes set up
  • Definition of cirrhosis

Skills Practiced

  • Making connections - use your understanding of enzymes and polypeptides to identify what manufactures viral proteins
  • Information recall - access knowledge regarding liver inflammation
  • Knowledge application - apply your knowledge by answering questions about viral replication

Additional Learning

To learn more about Hepatitis C and associated infections and treatments, review the lesson titled Hepatitis C Virus: Structure and Function. Topics such as the following will be covered:

  • Causes of Hepatitis C
  • Two types of infections caused by this virus
  • Typical symptoms