Vaccines

In this lesson you will learn what a vaccine is made up of, how they work to prevent infection and how they were discovered.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Select from the list the three ways white blood cells fight infection.

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Q2.What is immunity?

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Q3.What type of pathogen causes HIV?

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Q4.Which of these statements best describes an antigen?

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Q5.Antibodies are specific to the pathogen that caused them to be produced? True or False.

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Q6.Select all the two answers that apply. The secondary immune response........ compared to the primary immune response.

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Q7.Why is the secondary response quicker than the primary response? Select the best answer.

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Q8.What is released in response to toxins?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Q1.Select from the list the three ways white blood cells fight infection.

Select three (3) boxes

1/8

Q2.What is immunity?

2/8

Q3.What type of pathogen causes HIV?

3/8

Q4.Which of these statements best describes an antigen?

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Q5.Antibodies are specific to the pathogen that caused them to be produced? True or False.

5/8

Q6.Select all the two answers that apply. The secondary immune response........ compared to the primary immune response.

Select two (2) boxes

6/8

Q7.Why is the secondary response quicker than the primary response? Select the best answer.

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Q8.What is released in response to toxins?

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Worksheet

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Vaccines

This quiz will test your knowledge from the lesson and prior knowledge relevant to the topic.

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Q1.What does a vaccine contain? Select the best answer.

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Q2.Which two things do vaccines stimulate?

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Q3.What type of pathogen causes gonorrhoea?

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Q4.How can we prevent the spread of gonorrhoea? Select the two appropriate answers.

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Q5.Who discovered the first vaccine for smallpox?

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Q6.What do the white blood cells recognise when a pathogen enters the body?

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Q7.White blood cells fight infection by ingesting pathogens, what name can be given to this process?

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Q8.White blood cells fight pathogens by ingesting them. Which other two ways can white blood cells fight pathogens?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Vaccines

This quiz will test your knowledge from the lesson and prior knowledge relevant to the topic.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Q1.What does a vaccine contain? Select the best answer.

1/8

Q2.Which two things do vaccines stimulate?

Select two (2) boxes

2/8

Q3.What type of pathogen causes gonorrhoea?

3/8

Q4.How can we prevent the spread of gonorrhoea? Select the two appropriate answers.

Select two (2) boxes

4/8

Q5.Who discovered the first vaccine for smallpox?

5/8

Q6.What do the white blood cells recognise when a pathogen enters the body?

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Q7.White blood cells fight infection by ingesting pathogens, what name can be given to this process?

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Q8.White blood cells fight pathogens by ingesting them. Which other two ways can white blood cells fight pathogens?

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson summary: Vaccines

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