Contagion
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  • Question 1
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    Q. An epidemic occurs when a virus spreads
    answer choices
    within a local area or community.
    within a region or regions.
    on a world-wide scale.
    on a specific continent.
  • Question 2
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    Q. An outbreak occurs when a virus spreads
    answer choices
    within a community (locally).
    within a region.
    world-wide.
    nation-wide.
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is the least realistic?
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    The virus spreading so quickly around the world
    The CDC becoming involved
    A doctor researching the virus after being told to destroy his samples.
    A doctor contracting the virus while studying it.
  • Question 4
    60 seconds
    Q. Which character in the film was considered the antagonist, or bad guy?
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    Dr. Cheever
    Dr. Meers
    The blogger
    The WHO representative from MN
  • Question 5
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the movie REALLY about?
    answer choices
    A viral pandemic
    The degeneration of society in the face of fear
    The basic instincts of human beings in the face of danger
    All of the above
  • Question 6
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    Q. Influenza is a disease of the respiratory system that includes seven common symptoms.  Which of the following is NOT a common symptom of the flu?
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    fever
    coughing or sore throat
    severe headache
    runny nose
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the best way to avoid getting influenza?
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    frequent hand-washing
    vaccination
    staying at home when others are sick
    not touching anything unless your hands are covered
  • Question 8
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    Q. What is the right thing to do in a pandemic situation?
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    Obey the instructions from authorities
    Do whatever you can to save your family members
    Search for answers yourself online
    Try homeopathic remedies even if they are illegal
  • Question 9
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    Q. What percent of the world's population was wiped out by the Spanish Flu of 1918?
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    10%
    5%
    3%
    1%
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. What was the R-Not number for the flu depicted in the film during the first 21 days?
    answer choices
    2
    10
    5
    15
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q.

    Who represented the index case or patient zero in the film?

    answer choices

    Matt Damon

    Matt Damon's son

    Matt Damon's wife

    Matt Damon's daughter

  • Question 12
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    Q. What is the fomite capable of creating?
    answer choices
    A way the virus can be cured
    A way the virus can spread by touch
    A way the virus can spread through the air
    None of the above
  • Question 13
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    Q. During which war was Nerve gas developed and used?
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    Vietnam
    Korean
    WWI
    WWII
  • Question 14
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    Q. What does the word homeopathic mean?
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    home-made medicine
    medicine from nature
    medicine from animals only
    medicine from plants only
  • Question 15
    60 seconds
    Q. What does the acronym WHO stand for?
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    World Helping Others
    World Hearing Organization
    World Health Organization
    World Hoping for Order
  • Question 16
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    Q. Which of the examples below carries all of the flu viruses that have caused outbreaks or pandemics in the past?
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    bats
    birds
    monkeys
    geese
  • Question 17
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    Q.

    Which virus is a cause for concern for the CDC and WHO in the media most recently?

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    SARS

    Swine Flu

    H1N1

    Zika

  • Question 18
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    Q. What kind of birth defect is caused by the Zika virus?
    answer choices
    swelling of the brain - injury
    small head size and brain development
    large facial features
    small occipital lobe
  • Question 19
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    Q. Which of the following diseases is not carried by mosquitoes?
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    West Nile
    Meningitis
    Zika
    Bird Flu
  • Question 20
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    Q. At the end of the movie, Contagion, what did we learn about how the virus came to people?
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    It originated with an infected pig
    It began with a fruit bat
    It started when Gwyneth Paltrow ate contaminated food
    It began with a virus released by the company Paltrow worked for
  • Question 21
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    Q. How long can a virus live outside of a host?
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    Between 24 hours and several days
    Nobody knows for sure because it depends on the virus
    No longer that 15 minutes
    It dies immediately
  • Question 22
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    Q. What does the acronym SARS stand for?
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    Sudden Acute Respiratory Syndrome
    Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
    Single Acute Respiratory Syndrome
    Severe Acute Respiratory Sids
  • Question 23
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    Q. A pandemic occurs when a virus spreads
    answer choices
    within a community
    in a specific region
    world-wide
    nation-wide
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