Chapter 12 - Self-Evaluation and Chapter Confidence

List in the correct order the steps of the lytic infection cycle.

Viruses contain

Viral components can include all of the following except

Viral envelopes are formed

Bacteriophages are viruses that

A lytic virus has infected a patient. Which of the following would best describe what is happening inside the patient?

Imagine you are a virologist studying how a type of virus attaches to its host cells. You have found a virus attachment area on the host cell membrane that appears to be dense and full of fatty acid molecules. This area on the host cell is most probably a

The common cold virus (rhinovirus) uses which of the following host-cell features for attachment?

The influenza virus uses which of the following viral features for attachment?

Non-enveloped animal viruses penetrate host cells by

Enveloped viruses penetrate their host cells by

The enzyme reverse transcriptase catalyzes the synthesis of

Which event in viral replication occurs in the Golgi apparatus?

Which event in viral replication occurs in the plasma membrane?

Which event in viral replication occurs in the endoplasmic reticulum?

Which event in viral replication occurs in the endosome?

Which event in viral replication occurs in the nucleus?

Construction of viral proteins is carried out by

The assembly of a virus requires all of the following except

Newly formed virus can be released from the cell by which of the following?

Viruses can spread through which of the following methods?

Answer true or false to the following statement: Non-enveloped viruses can use endocytosis to enter cells.

Answer true or false to the following statement: Viral genomes are transcribed slowly.

Answer true or false to the following statement: Viruses are completely reliant on host cell machinery for translation.

Answer true or false to the following statement: Final assembly of viral components occurs at the plasma membrane.

Answer true or false to the following statement: Virus–receptor interactions inhibit the infection process.

Answer true or false to the following statement: In some cases the interaction between the virion and the host cell’s receptor initiates a conformational change in the host cell.