Name __________________

Age & Class  _____

School ________________

Date _______________

Antibiotic Resistance Post-Quiz

1)

How much do you feel you know about antibiotics?

a.

Not much/nothing

b.

A little

c.

A lot

1b) What are antibiotics? What do they do? Why are they important?




2)

How much do you feel you know about antibiotic resistance?

a.

Not much/nothing

b.

A little

c.

A lot

2b) What is antibiotic resistance?

3) What are the effects of antibiotic resistance? (Tick all that apply)

  1. Less disease and death
  2. More disease and death
  3. Fewer bacteria
  4. Higher healthcare costs
  5. Lower healthcare costs

4) ____ What diseases should antibiotics be used for?

  1. Diseases caused by viruses only
  2. Diseases caused by bacteria only
  3. Diseases caused by fungi only
  4. Diseases not caused by microbes    only (e.g. cancer)
  5. All diseases

5) _____ When should you stop taking antibiotics?

  1. When you feel better
  2. When your doctor said to
  3. If you still feel sick

6) What can you do to slow the spread of antibiotic resistance?

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.