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When does an epidemic becomes a pandemic?



 
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When does an epidemic becomes a pandemic? #1 (permalink) Sat Dec 05, 2009 14:14 pm   When does an epidemic becomes a pandemic?
 

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ESL/EFL Test #691 "Real Life: Cold and Flu Terms (1)", question 10

Some say the Swine/H1N1 flu virus is a ......... now. This word is used to express a universal or global outbreak of a certain disease.

(a) vaccine
(b) tonsillitis
(c) pandemic
(d) pneumonia

English Language Proficiency Tests, Advanced Level

ESL/EFL Test #691 "Real Life: Cold and Flu Terms (1)", answer 10

Some say the Swine/H1N1 flu virus is a pandemic now. This word is used to express a universal or global outbreak of a certain disease.

Correct answer: (c) pandemic

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When does an epidemic becomes a pandemic? #2 (permalink) Sat Dec 05, 2009 14:46 pm   When does an epidemic becomes a pandemic?
 

When it is very widespread.
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