Aids to Health Very Short Answer Biology Class-9 ICSE Selina Publishers

Aids to Health Very Short Answer Biology Class-9 ICSE Selina Publishers Solutions Chapter-17. Step By Step ICSE Selina Concise Solutions of Chapter-17 Aids to Health with Exercise-17 including MCQs, Very Short Answer Type, Short Answer Type, Long Answer Type and Structured/Application Questions Solved Visit official Website CISCE for detail information about ICSE Board Class-9.

Aids to Health Exe-17 Very Short Answer Biology Class-9 ICSE Concise Selina Publishers

Board ICSE
Publications Selina Publication
Subject Biology
Class 9th
Chapter-17 Aids to Health
Book Name Concise
Topics Solution of B. Very Short Answer Type
Academic Session 2023-2024

B. Very Short Answer Type 

Aids to Health Class-9 Biology Concise Solutions  

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Question 1.

Name the following:

(a) The drug based on arsenic compound, produced in 1910, which killed germs of syphilis.

(b) The antibiotic that was discovered first.

(c) The category of immunity required in the treatment of snake-bite.

(d) The medicines made by the combination of penicillin and sulpha drugs.

(e) The scientist who discovered the first antibiotic.


(a) Arsphenamine or Salvarsan

(b) Penicillin

(c) Passive acquired immunity

(d) Pentidsulph

(e) Alexander Fleming

Question 2.

Write the full forms of the following abbreviations:

(a) AIDS

(b) BCG

(c) DPT

(d) DDT

(e) WHO

(f) HIV

(g) STD

(h) WBC

(i) TAB

(j) COVID-19


(a) AIDS: Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome

(b) BCG: Bacillus Calmette Guerin

(c) DPT: Diphtheria Pertussis and Tetanus vaccine

(d) DDT: Dichloro Diphenyle Trichloro-ethane

(e) WHO: World Health Organization

(f) HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus

(g) STD: Sexually Transmitted Disease

(h) WBC: White Blood Cell

(i) TAB: Typhoid Paratyphoid A & B

(j) COVID-19: Corona Virus Disease 2019

Question 3.


(a) Five antiseptics

(b) Five disinfectants

(c) Two antibiotics

(d) Two sulpha drugs

(e) Two sexually transmitted diseases


(a) Lysol, Carbolic acid, Iodine, Benzoic acid and Boric acid.

(b) Cresol, Phenol, Lysol, Lime and 40% Formalin.

(c) Penicillin and Streptomycin.

(d) Sulphadiazine and Sulphanilamide.

(e) Gonorrhea and Syphilis.

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