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Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 15: Other Diseases & Disabilities Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not a category of physical disabilities?

Question 2 2. Karla was diagnosed with mild dyslexia. How can this affect her life?

Question 3 3. Known as the father of immunology, what was Edward Jenner's main contribution to the science of immunology?

Question 4 4. An overactive thyroid gland is consistent with which of the following diseases?

Question 5 5. In autoimmune disease, the immune system attacks:

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

Question 7 7. Linda has been suffering on a recurring basis from diarrhea and vomiting that does not appear to be linked to consumption of any particular type of food. She has been considering seeing a doctor because the symptoms do not appear to be going away on their own. What type of autoimmune disease may she be developing?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is true of a physical disability?

Question 9 9. Getting sick with the flu will lead to:

Question 10 10. Severe combined immunodeficiency:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT true of the adaptive immune system?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a type of pathogen that can enter its host and multiply in order to cause an infection?

Question 13 13. CVID stands for:

Question 14 14. What is the function of a viral envelope?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a property of the innate immune system?

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Question 16 16. Graft-Versus-Host Disease occurs as a result of:

Question 17 17. How are the effects of physical disabilities and chronic illnesses similar?

Question 18 18. A molecule which does not cause an immune reaction unless attached to a protein is known as a:

Question 19 19. Viral nucleic acids that comprise a viral genome can be:

Question 20 20. The Greek prefix dys refers to _____.

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Question 21 21. HIV destroys:

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the best definition of a virion?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a property of the adaptive immune system?

Question 24 24. Which of the following results in the destruction of the myelin sheath in the central nervous system?

Question 25 25. What sets psychotic disorders apart from other psychological disabilities?

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Question 26 26. Dyslexia is a learning disability that impairs a person's _____ ability.

Question 27 27. Which of the following can cause a mental disability?

Question 28 28. What is a mental disability?

Question 29 29. Every September, Mary receives an annual influenza vaccine as a preventative measure against illness. Mary's vaccination is an example of:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is an example of a chronic illness?

Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 15: Other Diseases & Disabilities Chapter Exam Instructions

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