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Manatee1022009

Quiz to take for 1 hour credit following viewing of powerpoint presentation "Know your game plan".


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Most people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes.  Only 10% have type 1 diabetes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is type 1 diabetes?
    • A. 

      A defect of insulin

    • B. 

      A problem processing, storing and using the foods you eat

    • C. 

      A hormonal problem of the thyroid gland

  • 3. 
    Insulin works like:
    • A. 

      An engine that make food turn into energy

    • B. 

      A key that lets glucose enter your cells

    • C. 

      A director that makes all other body parts work together

  • 4. 
    In type 1 diabetes the pancreas:
    • A. 

      Makes faulty insulin

    • B. 

      Only makes insulin when food is eaten

    • C. 

      Makes no insulin

    • D. 

      Needs help to make insulin

  • 5. 
    Why is it important to test and monitor your blood glucose?
    • A. 

      Helps you identify your own special blood glucose patterns

    • B. 

      Identifies high or low blood glucose values

    • C. 

      Identifies the effect of certain foods

    • D. 

      Identifies the effect of exerxise

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Once my blood glucose value is in the glucometer, I don't need to do anything else with this number.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Case Study: BASEBALL GAMEWhat should John do to prevent problems?
    • A. 

      Drink water or water mixed with Gatorade

    • B. 

      Check blood glucose before and possibly during the game

    • C. 

      Check blood glucose if John feels at all "funny" or "weird"

    • D. 

      Maybe eat a snack and take some short acting insulin before the game

    • E. 

      He could do all of these

  • 8. 
    Case Study: EXAM Kristin has an early morning exam.  She stayed up late studying.  Blood glucose is 320 this morning.  Should she take extra insulin to bring her blood glucose back into target range?
    • A. 

      Yes, only if she know her insulin sensitivity factor

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      No