The Hot Zone Fun Activities

Richard Preston
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 131 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Hot Zone Lesson Plans

Nobel Prize

If you were to give the Nobel Prize to one of the characters in the book "The Hot Zone", who would you award it to and why?

a. Who has achieved the greatest benefit to mankind?

b. Whose work has really made the best contribution to science?

c. Possible answers could include: Nancy Jaax, Jerry Jaax, CJ Peters, Frederick Murphy, Gene Johnson, Tom Geisbert, Peter Jahrling, Philip Russell, Joseph McCormick

Find a Vaccine

Why is there no vaccine for Ebola?

a. Where do you think scientists will find the natural host? Why?

b. Give a recommendation to the CDC on how to go about finding the vaccine.

Peace Treaty

Why do you think the United States voluntarily decided to stop making biological weapons in the 1960s?

a. Would Ebola be a good biological weapon? Why or why not?

b. What are the political implications of a...

(read more Fun Activities)

This section contains 961 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Hot Zone Lesson Plans
The Hot Zone from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook