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  • 1. 
    The depressant effect of starvation is:
    • A. 

      Decreased basal metabolic rate

    • B. 

      Antidepressant drugs

    • C. 

      Psychological health problem

    • D. 

      Depression

  • 2. 
    What does the word nervosa mean?
    • A. 

      Electrolytes

    • B. 

      Nervous orgin

    • C. 

      Vomiting

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 3. 
    What does the word anorexia mean?
    • A. 

      vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Without appetite

    • C. 

      Metabolism

    • D. 

      Vomiting

  • 4. 
    The process by which the body burns food to produce energy is called what?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Electrolytes

    • C. 

      Nervous orgin

    • D. 

      Vasal metabolism

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Food

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      Hunger

  • 6. 
    What does the word bulimia mean?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Hunger like an ox

    • C. 

      Vomiting

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 7. 
    Which is a contributing factor of eating disorders?
    • A. 

      Family pressures

    • B. 

      High self-esteem

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      none of the above

  • 8. 
    The minimum amount of energy needed to maintain the body's systems is called what?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      Food and water

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Anorexia nervosa

    • B. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    What is the name for the minderals such as sodium, potassium, and chloride which become electronically charge when in solutions such as body fluids?
    • A. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    What are ways used to purge for bulimics?
    • A. 

      Excercise

    • B. 

      Vomit

    • C. 

      diurectics

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Which of the eating disorders is related to an addicitve personality?
    • A. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • B. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Which of these eating disorders causes a distorted body image?
    • A. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • B. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • C. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 14. 
    The best thing with which to replace or restore body fluids.
    • A. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Food

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Electrolytes

  • 15. 
    The proper name for rapid ups and downs in weight that are sometimes called "yo-yo" dieting.
    • A. 

      Weight cycling

    • B. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • C. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • D. 

      Bulimia nervosa