Chronic Conditions of the Aging Population Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Reduced attention caused by lack of sleep often leads to _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements is true in regards to cancer?

Question 3 3. Are women more likely to be affected by stress? Why or why not?

Question 4 4. Why do chronic diseases mean a change in the way of life?

Question 5 5. Lower socioeconomic is associated with all of the following EXCEPT:

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Question 6 6. Which eating disorder can damage the heart and diaphragm?

Question 7 7. How does sleep deprivation contribute to weight gain?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements is TRUE about the possible effects of consuming alcohol?

Question 9 9. The name of the stress hormone (produced in the liver) is called _____.

Question 10 10. What is Medicaid?

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Question 11 11. What percentage of infants die from congenital malformations?

Question 12 12. Why was the Affordable Care Act passed?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements about exercise for people with arthritis is FALSE?

Question 14 14. Why is it dangerous to ingest illegal drugs?

Question 15 15. How do addictive narcotics affect people with chronic conditions?

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Question 16 16. What lifestyle choices will help prevent osteoporosis?

Question 17 17. Stroke and heart attack are examples of _____.

Question 18 18. Which eating disorder is characterized by a fear of gaining weight and a subsequent restriction of food?

Question 19 19. What percentage of intellectual disabilities are caused by genetic factors?

Question 20 20. Identify an issue(s) that can cause heart disease.

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Question 21 21. Chronic conditions typically start off _____ and _____ over time.

Question 22 22. How is stress similar to battery acid?

Question 23 23. How does stress affect a person?

Question 24 24. Sleep is _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT linked to smoking?

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Question 26 26. A catchall term to describe inflammation, pain, and damage is:

Question 27 27. Cancer linked to the consumption of alcohol is commonly found where?

Question 28 28. How does adequate sleep protect the body from chronic disease?

Question 29 29. What are congenital malformations?

Question 30 30. How do genetic and environmental factors produce cancers?

Chronic Conditions of the Aging Population 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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