# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Laboratory Technology II Task 1509003490

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Interpret basic medical laboratory terminology related to microbiology.


Interpretation should include terminology such as
  • normal flora
  • opportunistic pathogen
  • bacteria
  • gram positive
  • gram negative
  • pathogen
  • zone of inhibition.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is a facultative anaerobe?
  • What is gamma hemolysis?
  • What is beta hemolysis?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

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Health Science Events


Medical Spelling


Medical Terminology


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