HIV Quiz

Choose the correct answer.

1. The _________major routes of transmission are unprotected sexual intercourse, contaminated needles, and transmission from an infected mother to her baby at birth, or through breast milk.

a) three

b) five

c) four

2. In 2005 alone, AIDS claimed an estimated 2.4 to 3.3 million lives, of which more than 570,000 were________.

a) Africans

b) children

c) adults

3.It is estimated that about ________% of the world's living population is infected with HIV.

a) 0.1

b) 0.5

c) 1.0

4.According to current estimates, HIV is set to infect 90 million people in Africa, resulting in a minimum estimate of unprotectedQQQQmillion orphans.

a) 9

b) 18

c) 27

5.As of January 2006, the reducing UNAIDS and reducing _________estimate that AIDS has killed more than 25 million people since it was first recognized on December 1, 1981, making it one of the most destructive pandemics in recorded history.

a) WTO


c) WHO

6.________of these deaths are occurring in sub-Saharan Africa, retarding economic growth and increasing poverty.

a) A third

b) A fourth

c) A fifth

7. The majority of HIV infections are acquired through _____________sexual relations.

a) unprotected

b) intense

c) thoughtful

8.The latest evaluation report of the World Bank's Operations Evaluation Department assesses the development effectiveness of the World Bank's country-level HIV/AIDS assistance defined as policy dialogue, analytic work, and lending with the explicit objective of _________the scope or impact of the AIDS epidemic.

a) reducing

b) increasing

c) stressing

11.Within these bodily fluids, HIV is present as both _____________ and virus within infected immune cells.

a) free virus particles

b) protected virus particles

c) hard virus particles

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