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Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The destruction of all microorganisms on inanimate objects or surfaces is known as:

Question 2 2. A common method of sterilizing surgical equipment is known as:

Question 3 3. Alcohol that is used on the skin is a type of:

Question 4 4. World Health Day is celebrated each year on the anniversary of the World Health Organization's founding. The WHO was founded on:

Question 5 5. The World Health Organization was founded in large part due to challenges faced after World War II. These challenges included:

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Question 6 6. The World Health Organization is a part of?

Question 7 7. The process of treating a disease by initiating, enhancing, or suppressing the immune system response to a particular disease process is known as:

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT involved in modifying the immune system?

Question 9 9. One example of a vaccine is (the):

Question 10 10. You examine the health statistics from the past five years for X country. The data reveals an average of 3,500 confirmed cases of Influenza B in the month of January for each of those years. This year, approximately 9,000 cases of Influenza B have been confirmed across the country for the month of January. This is considered an epidemic because:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following locations is the LEAST likely to be affected by an epidemic?

Question 12 12. The Spanish Flu of 1918 was an example of a(n) _____.

Question 13 13. What is the difference between a sterilant and a disinfectant?

Question 14 14. What is an example of sanitation?

Question 15 15. What is the purpose of a vaccine?

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Question 16 16. How do Macrolides act on pathogens?

Question 17 17. What do we call microbes that cause infection?

Question 18 18. Which class of antibiotics causes rupture of the cell because of an incomplete cell wall?

Question 19 19. What do T-cells utilize to distinguish infected from non-infected cells?

Question 20 20. Which of the following are white blood cells involved in active immunity?

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Question 21 21. What organ is the first line of defense against disease?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a true statement regarding good personal hygiene?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a false statement about good personal hygiene?

Question 24 24. How could poor personal hygiene affect you socially?

Question 25 25. What should you do if you can't get a wound to stop bleeding?

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Question 26 26. What can cause anaphylaxis?

Question 27 27. What should you do if you suspect a spinal injury?

Question 28 28. Alcohol used on the surface of a kitchen countertop is a type of:

Question 29 29. The World Health organization's focus has included:

Question 30 30. Vaccination is:

Health Promotion & Disease Prevention 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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