Bacteria: Short Questions and Answers (Series 1)

* Who first discovered bacteria?

– Bacteria first discovered by Anton Van Leewenhoek in the year 1676.

* Who first coined the term bacteria and in which year?

– The term bacteria first coined by F.J. Cohn in the year 1854.

* Name the branch of science which deals with bacteria?

-The branch of science which deals with bacteria is called bacteriology