Question

Identify the wrong statement with reference to immunity.

A

When ready-made antibodies are directly given, it is called Passive immunity.

B

Active immunity is quick and gives full response.

C

Foetus receives some antibodies from mother, it is an example for passive immunity

D

When exposed to antigen (living or dead) antibodies are produced in the hosts body. It is called Active immunity.

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Updated on : 2022-09-05
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Correct option is B)

Active immunity develops in an organism when exposed to a specific antigen, that is, the organism produces antibodies in response to a foreign antigen. However, the antibody production may not be quick but is long lasting.
So, the correct answer is 'Active immunity is quick and gives full response.'

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