Overview of Hearing Impairments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why might language delays impact friendship?

Question 2 2. What does expressive language refer to?

Question 3 3. What is one way you can support a student with hearing loss who has low self esteem?

Question 4 4. _____ interactions are often especially hard for students with hearing loss.

Question 5 5. What is the relationship overall between hearing loss and social and emotional development?

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Question 6 6. What is the term for a contagious inflammatory condition affecting the eardrum commonly as a result of otitis media?

Question 7 7. ___ is an injury to the ear that occurs as a result of a pressure difference between the middle ear and the ambient pressure:

Question 8 8. The inflammation of the mastoid bone, commonly as a result of a middle ear infection (otitis media), is called:

Question 9 9. The inflammation of the eustachian tube is known as:

Question 10 10. The abnormal growth of bone around, and as a result fixation of, the bones of the middle ear is called:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is not a symptom of auditory processing disorder?

Question 13 13. Which of the following terms refers to a neurological impairment in which the brain's ability to process verbal information is significantly impaired?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is not a treatment approach that is currently being studied as a method to treat auditory processing disorder?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not one of the three main focuses of the treatment of auditory processing disorder?

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Question 16 16.

Which of the following is correct about tinnitus?

I. It can be subjective
II. It can be objective
III. It can only occur in one ear at a time

Question 17 17.

Labyrinthitis is another term for:

I. Otitis interna
II. Inflammation of the inner ear
III. Inflammation of the outer ear

Question 18 18. The sensation that one's surroundings are, or one's own self is, spinning when neither is actually true is most properly called:

Question 19 19. ___ is a disease that is thought to be caused by an abnormal volume of the fluid found in the inner ear, such that it causes attacks of hearing loss, vertigo, and tinnitus:

Question 20 20. A ringing noise you can hear in your ears, that isn't heard by anyone else is called:

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements is not true?

Question 22 22. Treatment of hearing impairment depends on which of the following factors?

Question 23 23. Which two types of hearing loss cannot be effectively treated using medications, hearing aids, or surgery?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements is not correct?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements regarding the severity of hearing impairment is not correct.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of otosclerosis?

Question 27 27. Otosclerosis is most common in people of what descent?

Question 28 28. Otosclerosis is due to which bones fusing together abnormally?

Question 29 29. Otosclerosis often appears during which range of ages?

Question 30 30. A surgical replacement of the stapes is called what?

Overview of Hearing Impairments Chapter Exam Instructions

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