Health Issues & Concerns Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does an antiseptic do?

Question 2 2. Emma (a 17-year-old girl) mentions that she would like to lose weight and eat healthier. She does some research, and selects a diet and workout program to follow for the next month. Emma is going to take measurements and weigh herself at the beginning and at the end of her program. Which of the following best describes Emma?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a socially accepted behavior that allows many females to avoid a diagnosis of bulimia despite meeting the disorder's criteria?

Question 4 4. The longer bulimia goes untreated, the _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following health problem is NOT associated with being obese?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following are present in ALL virions?

Question 7 7. A disinfectant:

Question 8 8. What is the difference between a sterilant and a disinfectant?

Question 9 9. Which is NOT a chemical hazard?

Question 10 10. What is a term for mosquitoes transmitting a disease such as the Zika virus?

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Question 11 11. Biological hazards are

Question 12 12.

Over the last 3 months John's weight has increased from 60Kg to 100Kg. He is now suffering severe pains and inflammation of the joints.

John is most likely to be suffering from _____.

Question 13 13. This type of treatment for bulimia nervosa has been found to be effective:

Question 14 14. Gabriel has full-blown AIDS. He has recently contracted Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) due to his weakened immune system. Gabriel's KS is an example of a(an) _____.

Question 15 15. When a person has anorexia nervosa, their families should _____.

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Question 16 16. Coronary artery disease is most appropriately associated with _____.

Question 17 17. Cultural hazards come from

Question 18 18. Which of the following is a disease NOT caused by an infection?

Question 19 19.

Consider the medical reports of 4 patients of the same age (40 years old) :

1. Arthur, male, has a body fat percentage of 24.5%

2. Melanie, female, has a body fat percentage of 30.6%

3. Fabien, male, has a body mass index of 30.4

4. Saanya, female, has a body mass index of 30.6

Which patients are considered obese?

Question 20 20. Why are scientists debating if viruses are living organisms?

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Question 21 21. Nancy (a 12-year-old girl) talks constantly about how she does NOT want to be fat like her mom. Nancy weighs herself every morning, and rations her food for the day depending on how much she weighed that morning. Nancy has pictures of models hanging in her room, and tells her friends that she will look like them when she grows up. Nancy's friend, Jill, notices a soft, downy-like hair growing on Nancy's arms. Which of the following best describes Nancy?

Question 22 22. Which is NOT a type of environmental hazard?

Question 23 23. Therapy for anorexia nervosa should focus on _____:

Question 24 24. A virus that infects a bacteria is known as a(n):

Question 25 25. Eileen kept having recurring cases of strep throat and was missing a lot of school. Her mother found out that Eileen's teacher had been letting the students get drinks from the water fountain with cups brought from home. The children were reusing the cups and never taking time to wash them. The cup in Eileen's desk contained the _____ for her strep throat.

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Question 26 26. What is the function of a viral envelope?

Question 27 27. How can a person's immune system contribute to symptoms of disease?

Question 28 28. A viral capsid is composed of subunits called:

Question 29 29. Why is asbestos considered an environmental hazard?

Question 30 30. What is an example of sanitation?

Health Issues & Concerns Chapter Exam Instructions

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