H. Eco

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H. Eco

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following nutrients are used in the body to repair tissues, form anti-bodies, and help control fluid balance?
    • A. 

      proteins

    • B. 

      Vitamins

    • C. 

      Carbohydrates

    • D. 

      fats

  • 2. 
    Which of the following statements best defines the "Use-By" date found on many food products?
    • A. 

      the last date the food product is at peak quality

    • B. 

      the date on which the food product must be removed from sale

    • C. 

      the last day the food product is safe for consumption

    • D. 

      the day of the food product's final processing or packaging

  • 3. 
    Second-degree burns received from cooking should be treated immediately by:  
    • A. 

      applying butter or margarine to the affected area.

    • B. 

      Placing the affected area under cold water for several minutes.

    • C. 

      covering the affected area with a clean bandage.

    • D. 

      Soaking the affected area in warm water and vinegar.

  • 4. 
    A recipe for bread calls for one cup of flour.  Which of the following is the most accurate procedure for using a one-cup dry measure to measure the flour?
    • A. 

      Press the flour firmly to eliminate air spaces, then add and pack flour until it is level with the top.

    • B. 

      Scoop the flour from the container, and then add flour until it is rounded above the rim of the cup.

    • C. 

      Spoon the flour gently into the cup until it is overfilled, and then use a straightedge to level the flour.

    • D. 

      Fill the cup by scooping flour from the bag, and then shake the cup until the flour is level.

  • 5. 
    Use the menu below to answer the question that follows.  Breakfast:       instant oatmeal                   orange juice         morning snack        apple graham      crackers        milk Lunch:              veggie burger                      cranberry juice Late afternoon:    snack                              peanut butter         carrots                      milk Dinner:           chicken                            Spanish                 rice                           green beans          Milk   Evening:                snack                                popcorn This is a typical daily menu for Shela, a woman in her early twenties.  She has been trying to lose weight through diet modification and exercise for several months, but she has had little success.  According to national dietary guidelines,  Which of the following should Shela consider doing first in order to lose weight?
    • A. 

      limiting the amount of carbohydrates in her diet

    • B. 

      Evaluating her portion sizes

    • C. 

      decreasing her consumption of dairy products

    • D. 

      Eliminating snacks from her diet

  • 6. 
    Which of the following fabrics would be most appropriate to use in making a lining for a high quality business skirt?
    • A. 

      China silk

    • B. 

      Nylon

    • C. 

      Tissue taffeta

    • D. 

      Chiffon

  • 7. 
    Which of the following colors, if paired with a forest green shirt, would provide the greatest color contrast in an outfit?
    • A. 

      pale yellow

    • B. 

      Burnt orange

    • C. 

      Royal blue

    • D. 

      dark purple

  • 8. 
    To remove candle wax or gum from  a washable garment, it is commonly recommended to first treat the area by:  
    • A. 

      Soaking it in hot water.

    • B. 

      hardening it with an ice cube.

    • C. 

      Scraping it with a dull knife.

    • D. 

      Pressing it with a warm iron

  • 9. 
    An interior designer working on a commercial construction site would typically be responsible for specifying:
    • A. 

      The location of electrical outlets and switches.

    • B. 

      The number and location of bathrooms.

    • C. 

      The location of lighting, cabinets & room dividers

    • D. 

      The type and number of windows

  • 10. 
    Farid suffers from asthma.  Installing which of the following in his home is likely to be most effective in helping to alleviate his health problem?         
    • A. 

      a humidifier to add water vapor to the air

    • B. 

      larger windows to improve air circulation

    • C. 

      Air filtration system to remove air particles

    • D. 

      Energy-efficient insulation to reduce drafts

  • 11. 
    In making purchasing decisions, it is important to understand that the primary purpose of advertising is to:
    • A. 

      educates consumers about new products

    • B. 

      increase market demand for products

    • C. 

      Compare products with those of competitors.

    • D. 

      appeal to the public's vanity

  • 12. 
    According to social learning theory, children raised in a family prone to violence and verbal abuses often develop      these behaviors primarily because they
    • A. 

      are attracted to dangerous people and dangerous situations.

    • B. 

      expect others to react to situations aggressively and tend to perceive hostile intent where none exists.

    • C. 

      develop a sense of empowerment by being able to influence and control the behavior of their peers.

    • D. 

      become dependent on the physio-logical effects associated with being in a heightened emotional state.

  • 13. 
    For health reasons, Taimoor, a high school senior, has decided to quit smoking.  The next time he is with his best   friends, who are smokers, they notice he isn't joining them to smoke and offer him a cigarette.  Taimoor is    concerned about how a refusal to smoke will affect his friendships.  It would be most appropriate for Taimoor to:
    • A. 

      tell his friends that smoking is an expensive habit that he can no longer afford.

    • B. 

      explain to his friends the health risks associated with smoking.

    • C. 

      politely say, "no thanks," and let his friends know that he is trying to quit.

    • D. 

      inform his friends that he is only quitting for a limited time period

  • 14. 
    Self-disclosure is most likely to be a primary factor in a tenth-grade girl's relationship with her:
    • A. 

      Parents

    • B. 

      teachers

    • C. 

      siblings

    • D. 

      friends

  • 15. 
    Saima's 13-year-old daughter, Meera, stole a T-shirt from a local clothing store and was not caught.  Which of the      following strategies, if applied by Saima, would both discipline Meera and guide her toward taking responsibility         for her own behavior?
    • A. 

      Make Meera go back to the clothing store and pay for the T-shirt.

    • B. 

      Take away Meera's privileges for several weeks and ask her to think about the consequences of her actions.

    • C. 

      Take Meera to the clothing store to return the T-shirt and to apologize.

    • D. 

      Remind Meera that stealing is illegal and that she could be in serious trouble with the police if she were caught.

  • 16. 
    Asma finds her two-year-old son, Amir, sitting on the bathroom floor holding an open bottle of cleaning fluid.            She quickly removes the bottle from his hands and notices some blue liquid around his mouth.  Which of the   following actions should Asma take first?
    • A. 

      Neutralize the poison using the universal antidote.

    • B. 

      Call Emergency & speak with a professional.

    • C. 

      Induce Amir to vomit by administering syrup of ipecac.

    • D. 

      Take Amir and the bottle to the nearest hospital emergency room immediately.

  • 17. 
    Which of the following aspects of hygiene is most important in controlling the spread of communicable diseases   among children?
    • A. 

      a daily shower or bath

    • B. 

      proper disposal of used facial tissues

    • C. 

      wearing clean clothes every day

    • D. 

      frequent, thorough hand washing

  • 18. 
    Which of the following factors is likely to have the greatest influence on young children's cognitive development?
    • A. 

      the age at which they first enter kindergarten or begin equivalent formalized schooling

    • B. 

      the extent to which they are held, talked to, read to, and exposed to other positive stimuli

    • C. 

      the attitudes of the surrounding community or culture toward education and gender roles

    • D. 

      the availability of cultural and intellectual activities such as summer camps and museums

  • 19. 
    Which of the following activities is most appropriate for promoting social and fine-motor development in preschool children between the ages of three and four?
    • A. 

      Having pairs of children put picture puzzles together

    • B. 

      having children trace shapes while sitting together at a table

    • C. 

      having pairs of children skip together while holding hands

    • D. 

      having children take turns walking along a balance beam

  • 20. 
    In studying child development, which of the following is an advantage of using observation as a research tool over other methods such as interviews, tests, and questionnaires?
    • A. 

      Observations can record a wide range of complex behaviors over time.

    • B. 

      Observations provide information that is highly focused and organized.

    • C. 

      Observations offer a uniform system for comparing children with one another.

    • D. 

      Observations yield more impartial results than other methods.

  • 21. 
    Use the information below to complete the assignment that follows.                                                          Mr. Jenkins is a man in his mid-seventies. He maintains a traditional American diet that is high in red meat and potatoes and low in fruits and vegetables.  He walks for 30-minute intervals several times a week with his friends.  Although he is currently in good health, he is concerned that his present diet may not be appropriate for this stage of his life cycle. Using your knowledge of food and nutritional science, write a response in which you:  • Discuss two nutritional issues that may be important for maintaining good health in this individual. 
  • 22. 
    How can you make learning fun for the students?
  • 23. 
    Which techniques you will use to motivate the students?
  • 24. 
    What will you do if the whole class is not getting the concept?
  • 25. 
    Why should we consider you for the teaching job in our school?