Folate: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms


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What function(s) does folate (B9) help with?

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1. Jane is pregnant and her physician recommended that she consume more folate. Which of these foods would NOT provide Jane with folate?

2. Which of the following best describes anencephaly?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of the vitamin known as folate. You'll need to know what folate helps with as well as knowing foods that include folate to show your comprehension of this subject.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessments to review:

  • A function helped by folate
  • Foods containing folate
  • Definition of anencephaly
  • Anemia
  • Results of large doses of folate

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related folate lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding a type of anemia and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about sources of folate

Additional Learning

To learn more about balancing the right amount of folate in our systems, review the corresponding lesson entitled Folate: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency and Toxicity Symptoms. This lesson will help you with the following:

  • Define what folate is
  • Identify the functions in the body needing folate
  • Describe the effects of not having enough of this vitamin
  • Know what happens when too much folate enters our systems