posted by .

Which statements describe pandemics?

1) confined to a specific geographic area
2) easily spread to new areas
3) highly contagious disease
4) the bubonic plague
5) the common cold

i got 2, 3, and 4. would 5 be right too, or no?

  • history -

    I wouldn't consider the common cold as a pandemic.

  • history -

    okay. i didn't think so. but i just had to double check and make sure. thank you, again.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. English

    1. An accurate way to describe a healthy person's epidermis: a. frail b. tiny c. waterproof c. contagious B. tiny ?
  2. AP world history

    Religions of common geographic origins tend to differ from others that originate in other areas of the world. How do religions having common geographic origins tend to share somewhat common codes of behavior and views or the nature …
  3. History

    How does the process of quarantine change from the Indians (small pox), Italians (typhoid) to the Chinese (bubonic plague)?
  4. Public Health

    There is an airborne disease that is highly contagious and deadly. It is suspected that a passenger in a flight coming from overseas is infected. You are the infectious disease specialist and decide to keep the passengers on the plane …
  5. English

    There are more than 200 different cold viruses. You can build up protection against a cold virus that you have already had. How ever, this 'immunity' can not help a person fight off a different cold virus. Immunity means: A. the spread …
  6. English

    Is this grammatically correct: In October, 1347, after decades of trading the most luxurious goods, trading ships sailed into the port of Messina, Sicily, carrying a terrifying cargo--the disease now known as the bubonic plague, the …
  7. Health

    Please check 1. Which is a common viral disease?
  8. History

    Which of the following would not be an example of a vectored disease?
  9. Health; Check Answers

    Please check my Answers 1. Which is a common viral disease?
  10. Diseases- SS

    In the years between 1517 and 1617, which disease killed the greatest number of Native Americans in Florida?

More Similar Questions