Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

API

QuestionAnswer
TRUE OR FALSE: WHEN PREPARING YOUR INOCULUM, STERILE WATER CANNOT BE USED WHATSOEVER. FALSE: 5ML OF .85% STERILE SALINE OR STERILE DISTILLED WATER CAN BE USED.
WHEN INCUBATING THE STRIPS, DOES IT MATTER IF THE INCUBATOR IS A CO2 OR NON-CO2? WHY YES. IT NEEDS TO BE A NON-CO2 INCUBATOR B/C CO2 AFFECTS THE PH OF THE INDICATORS, THUS ALTERING RESULTS.
AFTER A 18-24 HR INCUBATION PERIOD, IF GLUCOSE IS NEGATIVE, BUT AT LEAST 3 OTHER TESTS ARE POSITIVE, CAN WE STILL ADD REAGENTS? YES, WE CAN STILL ADD THE REAGENTS FOR TDA, IND & VP. (ALWAYS PERFORM AN OXIDASE TEST IF GLUCOSE IS NEGATIVE.)
TRUE OR FALSE: API IS SPECIFICALLY USED TO IDENTIFY ENTEROBACTERIACIAE & OTHER NON-FASTIDIOUS GRAM NEGATIVE RODS. TRUE: IT IS NOT DESIGNED TO IDENTIFY GRAM POSITIVES OR FASTIDIOUS ORGANISMS.
WHICH CUPULES NEED TO BE COVERED WITH MINERAL OIL AFTER INOCULATION? ADH, LDC, ODC, H2S, & URE.
Created by: steven.evans