1. Why might motility aid bacteria in colonizing the body?

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1. Why might motility aid bacteria in colonizing
the body?
A. Bacteria can avoid antibiotics.
B. Motile bacteria can use motility and
chemotaxis to swim through mucus towards
mucosal surfaces.
C. Bacteria can swim away from defense
cells.
2. __________use motility by way of their axial
filaments to enter capillaries and disseminate
via the lymphatics and the blood.
A. Bacilli such as Escherichia coli and
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
B. Cocci such as Staphylococcus aureus and
Streptococcus pyogenes
C. Spirochetes such as Treponema pallidum
and Borrelia bergdorferi
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