Countries around the world are sparing no effort to contain and find a cure for the new strain of coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China. While the majority of the infected develop mild symptoms such as fever, cough and shortness of breath, the virus can lead to serious complications in severe cases, such as pneumonia, multiple organ dysfunction and even death.
Do you think you know what you must about this pandemic? Are you fully prepared and ready to take all the necessary precautions? Take this quiz to test your awareness about the coronavirus!
The answers to the questions provided in this quiz have been verified as genuine as they are based on the official information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
We hope this quiz will be informative and raise awareness about the coronavirus!
How long should you wash your hands?
Which song does the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend humming from beginning to end when washing your hands?
My Heart Will Go On
The Star-Spangled Banner
We Will Rock You
The NBA season was suspended after which All-Star player was tested positive for the coronavirus?
Which city is believed to be the first epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak this year?
New York, the United States
Seoul, South Korea
What is the name of the coronavirus-stricken cruise ship that went on lockdown?
Remdesivir was developed by which company?
Johnson & Johnson
Which is NOT the correct behavior to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus if you're sick?
Avoiding public transportation
Covering your face when you cough or sneeze
Calling ahead before visiting your doctor
Visiting your doctor WITHOUT A NOTICE
Where do clinical and commercial laboratories obtain testing supplies to detect the coronavirus?
The Food and Drug Administration
The White House
As of Mar 12, 2020, there is NO vaccine or specific antiviral treatment for the coronavirus.
Coronavirus can make anyone sick regardless of their race, sex or ethnicity.
Which of the following is a symptom of the coronavirus?
Shortness of breath
All of the above
People who have been in close contact with someone that is infected or have visited a territory with an ongoing outbreak are at an increased risk of exposure.
Which actor in Hollywood claimed first in March 2020 that he had tested positive for the coronavirus?
Is warm or cold water better for washing your hands?
Either is fine
Neither, the water should be very hot
The World Health Organization advises the rational use of medical masks to avoid unnecessary waste of resources.