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Health 101: Principles of Health has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. You'll learn from expert instructors, and the course is available to study at any time. Finishing this course allows you to apply for transfer credit, which can save you money on your degree.
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20 Chapters in Health 101: Principles of Health

20 chapters in Health 101: Principles of Health

Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(0, 20)}}
Ch 1. Health and Wellness Fundamentals {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[192939].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Health & Wellness: Definition and Dimensions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Major Health Problems in the United States Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17273].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17273].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Role of Demographics on Health: Global Perspective & Influences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17274].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17274].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Lifestyle Choices and Personal Wellness: Decisions, Behavior & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17275].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17275].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Sources of Health Information: Overview & Reliability Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17276].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17276].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Locus of Control: Definition & Relation to Wellness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Risk Behavior and Strategies for Behavioral Change: Focus, Impact & Change Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Creating a Behavior Management Plan: Steps & Behavioral Changes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Alcohol Use in the United States: Trends in Consumption Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Effects of Alcohol: Physiological, Behavioral & Long-Term Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Alcoholism: Causes, Symptoms, Effects & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Tobacco Use in the United States: Trends in Consumption Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Social and Political Issues of Tobacco Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Tobacco Use: Addiction and Short-Term Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Smoking: Long-Term Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17656].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17656].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Smoking: Effects on Others & the Environment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17657].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17657].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - Successful Relationships: Characteristics, Development & Maintenance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Improving Communication Skills: Self-Disclosure, Listening & Non-Verbal Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Love Relationships: Their Characteristics & How They Develop Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sexuality & Gender: Difference & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18942].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18942].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Human Sexual Anatomy & Physiology: Major Features & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18943].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18943].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Abortion and Miscarriage: Methods and Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Key Issues When Planning A Pregnancy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - Water's Role as a Nutrient: Importance & Dietary Need Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Factors that Influence Dietary Choices: Gender, Culture & Other Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Determining Your Nutritional Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Making Healthy Nutritional Choices: Habits, Behaviors & Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Nutritional Myths, Facts, Risks & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Concerns for Food Safety Around the World Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17711].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17711].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) & Eating Disorders: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Causes Eating Disorders? - Risk Factors and Cultural Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10336].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10336].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - The Benefits of Regular Physical Activity: Mental Health, Stress & Life Span Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Components of Exercise Programs: Aerobics, Strength Training & Stretching Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18668].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18668].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Issue of Weight Management: Obesity, Risks & Weight Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Factors Contributing to Overweight and Obesity Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18672].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18672].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Determining Body Fat Content: Reliable Options & Optimal Weight Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Maintaining a Healthy Weight: Strategies, Methods & Effectiveness Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Medical Strategies for Weight Loss: Medication and Surgery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18694].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18694].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(11, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - The Human Circulatory System: Parts and Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Age-Related Changes to the Cardiovascular System: Types & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Heart Conditions and Diseases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Thromboemboli: Definition, Causes & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14541].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14541].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors & Preventative Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18444].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18444].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Different Kinds of Cardiovascular Disease: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Diagnosing and Treating Cardiovascular Disease Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18446].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18446].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Important Respiratory Diseases: Obstructive, Restrictive & Infective Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Common Endocrine Diseases, Related Hormones & Their Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18448].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18448].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(13, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - What Is the Immune System? - Our Body's Defense Against Pathogens Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Adaptive Immunity? - Definition and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10143].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10143].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Disease Control & Prevention Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11338].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11338].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Pathogens and Disease: Definitions, Types & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Antibiotics and Vaccines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1719].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1719].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pathogens: Antibiotic Resistance and Virulence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2028].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2028].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Allergies and Asthma: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Autoimmune Diseases: Definitions & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18348].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18348].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Immune Deficiency Diseases: Definitions & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Sexually Transmitted Infections: Types, Transmission, Symptoms & Treatments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Reducing Your Risk for Sexually Transmitted Infections Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18351].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18351].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(16, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - Pollution: Physical, Chemical & Biological Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Air Pollution? - Definition, Sources & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Greenhouse Gases and the Enhanced Greenhouse Effect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Ozone Layer: Importance and the Harmful Effects of Thinning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10323].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10323].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Hazardous Waste? - Definition and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10358].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10358].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Water Pollution: Definition, Types, and Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Water Treatment: Improving Water Quality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9078].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9078].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Future Environmental Concerns: Population, Food Supply, Energy & Pollution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(17, 20)}}
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Lesson 1 - Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Unintentional Injuries vs. Intentional Injuries: Definitions & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Strategies to Prevent Intentional Injuries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Residential Safety: Definition and Precautionary Measures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18584].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18584].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Workplace Safety: Definition and Precautionary Measures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18585].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18585].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pedestrian & Automotive Safety: Definition and Precautionary Measures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18586].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18586].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Water & Recreational Safety: Definition and Precautionary Measures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18587].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18587].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Providing Emergency Care: Types & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18588].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18588].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(18, 20)}}
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