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How big is a microbe?

Microbes are extremely small and cannot be seen by the naked eye.  They cannot even be measured in millimeters, so they have to be  measured in micrometers which is a thousa (MORE)

How do microbes spread?

because they are so tiny, microbes spread easily from one place to another. they can spread by being carried on air currents, in water and on and in the bodies of living creat (MORE)
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What are microbes?

Microbes are microscopic organisms that cannot be seen by the naked eye, only by using a microscope. Other names for microbes are microorganisms and, when related to infection (MORE)
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Are microbes alive?

Yes, microbes are living microorganisms except for viruses. Because of that distinction some scientists do not categorize viruses as microbes, but most currently still do incl (MORE)
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How did microbes get their name?

As in most scientific or medical terms, prefixes, suffixes, and root words are combined to create the words. These word sections are typically from Greek or Latin. "Microbes" (MORE)

How do you prevent microbes?

You can prevent from microbes by performing some hygienic procedure. Hygiene is more than just being clean. It is defined as the many practices that help people be and stay (MORE)

Where are microbes found?

microbes are found everywhere. microbes are found in the earth, water, air, plants and animals.
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What are the names of microbes?

Well, there is lactobacille which is a good microbe and theres rhinovirus a bad microbe and plenty others.
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In Biology

What is a microbe?

A microbe is an organism that can be seen using a microscope. They  include fungi, bacteria, viruses, archea and protists. All except  fungi consist of a single cell, althou (MORE)