NCLEX: How Much You Can Score In This Nursing Exam? Quiz

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NCLEX: How Much You Can Score In This Nursing Exam? Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What equipment would be necessary to complete an evaluation of cranial nerves 9 and 10 during a physical assessment?
    • A. 

      A cotton ball

    • B. 

      A pen light

    • C. 

      An ophthalmoscope

    • D. 

      A tongue depressor and flashlight

  • 2. 
    Which technique would be best in caring for a client following receiving a diagnosis of a state IV tumor in the brain?
    • A. 

      Offering the client pamphlets on support groups for brain cancer

    • B. 

      Asking the client if there is anything he or his family needs

    • C. 

      Reminding the client that advances in technology are occurring everyday

    • D. 

      Providing accurate information about the disease and treatment options

  • 3. 
    An 8.5 lb, 6 oz infant is delivered to a diabetic mother. Which nursing intervention would be implemented when the neonate becomes jittery and lethargic?
    • A. 

      Administer insulin

    • B. 

      Administer oxygen

    • C. 

      Feed the infant glucose water (10%)

    • D. 

      Place infant in a warmer

  • 4. 
    What question would be most important to ask a male client who is in for a digital rectal examination?
    • A. 

      “Have you noticed a change in the force of the urinary system?”

    • B. 

      “Have you noticed a change in tolerance of certain foods in your diet?”

    • C. 

      “Do you notice polyuria in the AM?”

    • D. 

      “Do you notice any burning with urination or any odor to the urine?”

  • 5. 
    The nurse assesses a prolonged late deceleration of the fetal heart rate while the client is receiving oxytocin (Pitocin) IV to stimulate labor. The priority nursing intervention would be to:
    • A. 

      Turn off the infusion

    • B. 

      Turn the client to the left

    • C. 

      Change the fluid to Ringer’s Lactate

    • D. 

      Increase mainline IV rate