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Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE chapter 16 - Diseases : Cause and Control [Latest edition]

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Chapter 16: Diseases : Cause and Control

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Multiple choice type [Pages 164 - 165]

Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE Chapter 16 Diseases : Cause and Control Multiple choice type [Pages 164 - 165]

Multiple choice type | Q 1 | Page 164

A disease widely spread worldwide is known as

  • endemic

  • epidemic

  • pandemic

  • sporadic

Multiple choice type | Q 2 | Page 164

The letter B in the name BCG vaccination stands for

  • Brief 

  • Beri-beri 

  • Bacteria 

  • Bacillus

Multiple choice type | Q 3 | Page 164

Use of disposable syringes for injecting medicines, etc. is specially advised to prevent

  • Poliomyelitis

  • Mumps

  • Rabies

  • AIDS

Multiple choice type | Q 4 | Page 165

 The vector that transmits the malarial pathogen is:

  •  Culex mosquito

  • Housefly

  • Anopheles mosquito 

  • Entamoeba   

Multiple choice type | Q 5 | Page 165

Amoebiasis is caused by the protozoan:

  • Amoeba proteus 

  • Euglena 

  • Plasmodium 

  • Entamoeba 

Multiple choice type | Q 6 | Page 165

BCG vaccine provides immunity against 

  • Tetanus

  • Cholera

  • AIDS

  • Tuberculosis

Multiple choice type | Q 7 | Page 165

The expanded form of AIDS is

  • Active Immunity Deficiency Syndrome

  • Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome

  • Acquired Immuno Deficiency Status

  • Active Immuno Deficiency Syndrome

     

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Very short answer type [Page 165]

Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE Chapter 16 Diseases : Cause and Control Very short answer type [Page 165]

Very short answer type | Q 1.01 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Filariasis is transmitted by the housefly.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.02 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F). 

Malaria is caused by protozoan.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.03 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F). 

BCG vaccine is used for chicken pox.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.04 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Louis Pasteur discovered a cure for malaria.

  • True

  • False 

Very short answer type | Q 1.05 | Page 165

Which of the following statement is true (T) and which ones are false (F)? 

AIDS is caused by a bacterium. 

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.06 | Page 165

Mention Whether the Following Statement is True (T) Or False (F).

HIV is a serious disease, usually fatal.

  • True 

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.07 | Page 165

Mention Whether the Following Statement is True (T) Or False (F).

AIDS is not transmitted by contact with a patient's clothes.

  • True 

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.08 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Chicken pox and hepatitis are bacterial diseases.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.09 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Goitre is endemic in sub-Himalayan regions of India. 

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.1 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F). 

AIDS is caused by a fungus.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.11 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Hay fever and asthma are allergies. 

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.12 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

Smallpox still occurs in India.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 1.13 | Page 165

Mention whether the following statement is true (T) or false (F).

The disease filariasis is caused by the bite of the female anopheles mosquito.

  • True

  • False

Very short answer type | Q 2 | Page 165

Write the full form of the following as it occur in biology :
AIDS

Very short answer type | Q 3.1 | Page 165

Name the Following:
Category of pathogen that causes diseases like common cold and mumps. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.2 | Page 165

Name the following:

The vaccine for preventing tuberculosis.

Very short answer type | Q 3.3 | Page 165

Name the following:

An organ usually affected by tuberculosis. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.4 | Page 165

Name the following:

A disease that weakens the body's defence system against infections. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.5 | Page 165

Name the following:

Germ of germ-substance introduced into the body to prevent occurrence of an infectious disease. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.6 | Page 165

Name the following:

The vector responsible for transmission of sleeping sickness. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.7 | Page 165

Name the following:

The microorganism that requires a host to reproduce. 

Very short answer type | Q 3.8 | Page 165

Name the following:

The popular name of the disease filariasis. 

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Short answer type [Page 165]

Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE Chapter 16 Diseases : Cause and Control Short answer type [Page 165]

Short answer type | Q 1.1 | Page 165

Define the following:
Infection

Short answer type | Q 1.2 | Page 165

Define the following:
Pathogen

Short answer type | Q 1.3 | Page 165

Define the following:
Incubation period

Short answer type | Q 1.4 | Page 165

Define the following:
Allergen

Short answer type | Q 2 | Page 165

What are the different ways in which infectious diseases can spread?

Short answer type | Q 3 | Page 165

Name any four non-infectious diseases and their causes.

Short answer type | Q 4 | Page 165

Why is it important to know how the germs leave the body of a patient?

Short answer type | Q 5 | Page 165

Name the causative germ of AIDS. How is this disease transmitted?

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Long answer type [Page 165]

Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE Chapter 16 Diseases : Cause and Control Long answer type [Page 165]

Long answer type | Q 1.1 | Page 165

Write very briefly about the following:

BCG

Long answer type | Q 1.2 | Page 165

Write very briefly about the following

Incubation period

Long answer type | Q 1.3 | Page 165

Write very briefly about the following:

Chicken pox

Long answer type | Q 1.4 | Page 165

Write very briefly about the following:

 Hepatitis A 

Q 2 | Page 165

What are the causes and symptoms of malaria, chicken pox and tuberculosis? How can these diseases be prevented?

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Chapter 16: Diseases : Cause and Control

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Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE - Shaalaa.com

Selina solutions for Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE chapter 16 - Diseases : Cause and Control

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Concepts covered in Concise Science Biology 1 Class 9 ICSE chapter 16 Diseases : Cause and Control are What is a Disease?, Categories of Diseases, Diseases Caused by Parasitic Worms, Viral Diseases, Waterborne Diseases Caused by Virus, Incubation Period, Waterborne Diseases Caused by Bacteria, Vector Borne Diseases, Waterborne Diseases Caused by Bacteria, Diseases Caused by Parasitic Worms, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Diseases Caused by Protozoa, Diseases Caused by Protozoa, Airborne Diseases Caused by Virus, Airborne Diseases Caused by Bacteria, Diseases Caused by Parasitic Worms.

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