Science Quiz 80: Health Quiz – Know more about Vaccines 2

This is a part in the series of questions on vaccines to test and improve your knowledge on vaccines.



1. Which vaccine is given soon after birth?

Polio

MMR

Hepatitis B

Varicella

2. The first vaccine developed was against which disease?

Measles

Polio

Rabies

Smallpox

3. In which year the last naturally occuring case of smallpox was diagnosed?

1990

1977

1962

1987

4. Which one of the following vaccines were developed by Louis Pasteur?

Rabies

Anthrax

Both A and B

Only B

5. The BCG vaccine is named after two scientists who developed it first – Albert Calmette and Camille Guerin. Do you know their nationality?

French

German

American

British

6. Pentavalent Vaccine is a vaccine that contains five antigens. Which one of the following disease is not one among them?

Polio

Diphtheria

Hepatitis B

Pertussis

7. DTP vaccine does NOT provide protection against which disease?

Diphtheria

Tetanus

Pertussis

Malaria

8. Pertussis is commonly known as

Whooping cough

Diarrhoea

Asthma

Viral fever

9. Which one of the following is also known as German Measles?

Diphtheria

Rubella

Rabies

Anthrax

10. Some vaccines are made from attenuated viruses. What does “attenuated” mean?

Dead

Treated

Weakened

Killed


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