Wonder #2829: What Is AIDS?

Question 1 of 3

What happens during the first stage of the HIV infection?

  1. a person may have flu-like symptoms such as fever, chills, and muscle aches
  2. a person can experience many severe illnesses and their immune system often cannot fight off infections
  3. a person experiencing this phase of the infection may have no symptoms at all
  4. Both a and c

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following is a way that HIV can be spread?

  1. tears
  2. sweat
  3. saliva
  4. blood

Question 3 of 3

According to this Wonder, how many people in the world are living with HIV infection?

  1. 200,000
  2. 38 million
  3. 10 million
  4. the number is unknown

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