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Childbirth and Newborn Characteristics: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following does NOT occur during the neonatal period?

Question 2 2. A reflex score of two on the Apgar test means that the infant shows which of the following?

Question 3 3. The baby leaves the mother's body and enters the outside world during which part of the birth process?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements about multiple births is FALSE?

Question 5 5. Fetal asphyxia can cause which of the following:

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Question 6 6. To assess the individual behaviors of the baby, a professional administers the _____.

Question 7 7. The reflex for one arm to stretch out while the other curls up when the baby's head is turned to the side is called the:

Question 8 8. When a baby's cheek is touched, they turn their head in that direction and begin to suck. This reflex is known as the:

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a common risk associated with delivering multiple babies?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of a cultural difference in childbirth?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a reason to have a planned C-section?

Question 12 12. How can placental expulsion be a concern for the mother's health?

Question 13 13. Which of the following multiple births is LEAST likely to occur naturally?

Question 14 14. Why would a medical professional administer the Apgar assessment?

Question 15 15. The process of growth and change that humans go through is called:

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Question 16 16. Why would a woman carrying multiple babies MOST LIKELY go into premature labor?

Question 17 17. Which hormone helps dilate the cervix?

Question 18 18. When does labor end?

Question 19 19. How does the positive feedback loop work?

Question 20 20. Some controllable maternal risk factors for premature labor include:

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Question 21 21. Failure of the foramen ovale to close is called Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO). Which of the following would most likely lead to this condition?

Question 22 22. Which two factors are the most important in regard to a baby's survival chances and chances of long-term damage due to early birth?

Question 23 23. The dividing line between premature and immature births is _____ body weight.

Question 24 24. Rita is against taking medicine unless absolutely necessary. What kind of childbirth is she most likely to choose?

Question 25 25. Which of the following complications is short-term in premature babies?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 27 27. How does the body know to stop producing hormones after child birth?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is the biggest concern about delivering a breech baby vaginally?

Question 29 29. The Apgar test is _____.

Question 30 30. Why is it important that doctors examine babies for certain reflexes?

Childbirth and Newborn Characteristics: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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