Environmental Health Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is risk management difficult?

Question 2 2. Which is NOT a chemical hazard?

Question 3 3. Cultural hazards come from

Question 4 4. Which of the following is true about your immune system?

Question 5 5. Why is asbestos considered an environmental hazard?

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Question 6 6. Why is breast milk potentially dangerous to infants?

Question 7 7. Which is FALSE about bacteria?

Question 8 8. Which is NOT a type of toxicant?

Question 9 9. Biological hazards are

Question 10 10. Which is NOT a reason children are more susceptible to toxicants than adults?

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Question 11 11. How does a child's metabolism make it more susceptible to toxicants?

Question 12 12. What information comes from a dose-response study?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is TRUE about teratogens?

Question 14 14. People who smoke cigarettes are at increased risk for lung cancer because cigarettes contain chemicals that are _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is TRUE about toxicants?

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Question 16 16. Vaccines protect against which disease-causing agent?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is true about protozoa?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a parasitic worm?

Question 19 19. Which is NOT a type of environmental hazard?

Question 20 20. What is the Guillette study an example of?

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Question 21 21. This type of toxicant is often used in chemical weapons, and causes slurred speech, loss of muscle control, and death.

Question 22 22. How do the height and behavior of children affect their susceptibility to toxicants?

Question 23 23. What is risk management?

Question 24 24. Why are children more susceptible than adults to toxicants?

Question 25 25. Which is NOT true about risk assessment?

Environmental Health Basics 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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