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Factors Influencing Health Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Amy contracted E. coli after dining at a restaurant where the chef did not wash his hands properly after a bowel movement. She ended up with a fever, severe stomach cramps, and diarrhea. This is an example of:

Question 2 2. How do the height and behavior of children affect their susceptibility to toxicants?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a parasitic worm?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 5 5. Microbes, such as fungi and bacteria, that take advantage of a host's weakened immune system are known as:

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Question 6 6. The precautionary principle

Question 7 7. Which is NOT a reason children are more susceptible to toxicants than adults?

Question 8 8. Why is breast milk potentially dangerous to infants?

Question 9 9. Identify the statement that correctly describes the movement of Zoonotic diseases.

Question 10 10. Which of the following is the Food and Drug Administration responsible for regulating?

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Question 11 11. Why is it difficult to assign responsibility for product safety?

Question 12 12. What is true about infectious diseases?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is true about your immune system?

Question 14 14. How does a child's metabolism make it more susceptible to toxicants?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a location where human flora reside?

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Question 16 16. Which is FALSE about bacteria?

Question 17 17. Why are children more susceptible than adults to toxicants?

Question 18 18. Which of the following did the Stockholm Convention address?

Question 19 19. Why does bird flu spread rapidly?

Question 20 20. Which of the following describes the approach of many businesses in the United States which causes an introduction of products into the market that have not been thoroughly tested?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is true about protozoa?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT true of waterborne diseases?

Question 23 23. Candida is a form of yeast that exists naturally in a person's genitourinary and gastrointestinal tracts. Candida does not typically cause harm to the body, but instead lives in a peaceful co-existence with its host. This is an example of:

Question 24 24. Vaccines protect against which disease-causing agent?

Question 25 25. Microbes that reside within or on the body of a person, some of which are beneficial to survival, are called:

Factors Influencing Health Chapter Exam Instructions

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