What is Acute Illness? - Definition & Examples - Quiz & Worksheet


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Which of the following is an acute illness?

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1. What does the term acute refer to with regard to illnesses and injuries?

2. Which of the following is an example of an acute injury?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will test your level of understanding of acute illnesses. You can expect to be evaluated on what could be an acute illness and the meaning of the term acute.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

With these practice questions, you will review:

  • The meaning of acute
  • Information about acute injuries
  • Characteristics of acute conditions
  • An illness that is an acute illness
  • An example of acute injury

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding acute illnesses and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about acute injuries
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as acute

Additional Learning

To study more material, review the lesson called What is Acute Illness? - Definition & Examples. This lesson goes over the following objectives:

  • Explore the difference between acute and chronic illness
  • Recall different examples of acute illnesses and injuries
  • Review the differences between acute illnesses and acute injuries