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Elementary Science: Health Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Two key components of health in middle childhood are _____ and _____.

Question 2 2. Middle childhood is the period of life between ages _____ and _____.

Question 3 3. Why are crash diets not recommended for children?

Question 4 4. All of the following are examples of activities that children may become better at during middle childhood with the improvement of their motor skills EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. Toni has a genetic predisposition towards addiction. Which of the following is true of Toni?

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Question 6 6. Someone who weighs the pros and cons of taking drugs is demonstrating which addiction factor?

Question 7 7. Substance use occurs when which of the following happens?

Question 8 8. Tolerance for a drug is a sign of what?

Question 9 9. Many children begin to develop _____ during middle childhood.

Question 10 10. The time between ages seven and twelve is called _____.

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Question 11 11. The part of the brain that connects the two hemispheres is called the _____.

Question 12 12. During middle childhood, which of the following is TRUE?

Question 13 13. Which of the following childhood illnesses is caused by a parasite?

Question 14 14. What are the symptoms of gastroenteritis?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a treatment for pink eye?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a way to prevent chickenpox?

Question 17 17. How can parents help their children avoid serious accidents?

Question 18 18. Parents can avoid childhood obesity by NOT forcing their children to _____ and by encouraging their children to _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following is an example of a child in the period of early childhood?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is an example of the leading cause of death in children over the age of one?

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Question 21 21. What is the definition of a non-communicable disease?

Question 22 22. Which of these is a NOT vector?

Question 23 23. Which of these is true?

Question 24 24. What is the definition of a communicable disease?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT one of the six classes of nutrients?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following classes of nutrients are categorized as micronutrients?

Question 27 27. Why does your body need lipids?

Question 28 28. Why are macronutrients special?

Question 29 29. During middle childhood, a child's _____ body grows especially fast.

Question 30 30. Peer pressure is an example of which type of addiction factor?

Elementary Science: Health Chapter Exam Instructions

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