Ebola Knowledge Survey

* 1. The early symptoms of Ebola infection are also seen in other diseases such as malaria and typhoid fever.

* 2. All people with Ebola virus disease bleed from their eyes.

* 3. A person with Ebola virus is not infectious until he or she shows disease symptoms.

* 4. The Ebola virus is spread through the air.

* 5. The Ebola virus is easily spread by coughing and sneezing.

* 6. The Ebola virus can be killed by contact with soap and water.

* 7. Burial rituals that involve handling the body of someone who has died from Ebola can transmit the disease.

* 8. The probability of recovering from an Ebola infection can be increased by supportive health care.

* 9. The Ebola virus can be killed by contact with bleach.

* 10. Which of the following is a symptom of Ebola virus disease?

* 11. The most recent outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has claimed approximately how many lives?

* 12. Which one of the following diseases is the most contagious?

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