Login
Copyright

MRSA and Multi-Drug Resistant Pathogens

Instructions:

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

question 1 of 3

How do bacteria evolve antibiotic resistance?

Start Your Free Trial To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 70,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Free 5-day trial
It only takes a few minutes to set up and you can cancel at any time.
Already registered? Login here for access

1. What is the difference between MRSA and VRSA?

2. What does the XDR stand for in XDR tuberculosis?

Start your free trial 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

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you quickly assess what multi-drug resistance pathogens are. You will be quizzed on how bacteria evolves and XDR.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • How bacteria evolves towards antibiotic resistance
  • The difference between MRSA and VRSA
  • The meaning of XDR
  • Drug-resistant tuberculosis
  • What MRSA stands for

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related multi-drug resistant bacteria lesson
  • Distinguishing differences- compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as MRSA and VRSA
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding how bacteria is able to evolve and resist antibiotics

Additional Learning

View the accompanying lesson called MRSA and Multi-Drug Resistant Pathogens to examine this science topic more closely. It covers the following objectives:

  • Review evolution and natural selection and how they relate to the evolution of bacteria
  • Identify what MRSA is and the dangers of this antibiotic-resistant drug
  • Understand the dangers of XDR tuberculosis
Support