Assisted Suicide

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Suicide Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which Greek philosopher believed that healthcare providers should not be involved in "deadly medicine"?
    • A. 

      Hippocrates

    • B. 

      Augustine of Hippo

    • C. 

      Zeno

    • D. 

      Socrates

  • 2. 
    Voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide are the same thing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is the documented cause of death for patients utilizing  PAS in Oregon?
    • A. 

      Natural

    • B. 

      Suicide

    • C. 

      Homicide

    • D. 

      Inconclusive

  • 4. 
    In Switzerland, anyone can potentially assist in the suicide.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    An individual provides a lethal dose of prescribed medication to a patient with the intent of ending that person’s life.
    • A. 

      Assisted Death

    • B. 

      Active Euthanasia

    • C. 

      Passive Euthanasia

    • D. 

      Terminal Sedation

  • 6. 
    Which country has legalized assisted suicide
    • A. 

      Spain

    • B. 

      Belgium

    • C. 

      Japan

  • 7. 
    What country must physicians meet the legal due care requirements?
    • A. 

      Luxemborg

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Netherlands

    • D. 

      England

  • 8. 
    According to the review, what is the greatest influence on the nurse's decision of euthanasia?
    • A. 

      Religion

    • B. 

      Personal bias

    • C. 

      Professional experience

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What was the difference between believers (strong religious views) and non-believers (no religious beliefs) about euthanasia?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      Believers showed a more negative opinion on euthanasia than non-believers

    • C. 

      Non-believers showed a more negative opinion on euthanasia than believers

  • 10. 
    In the United States, who has the authority to pass laws concerning assisted suicide?
    • A. 

      Congress

    • B. 

      Obama

    • C. 

      District courts

    • D. 

      The states

  • 11. 
    Islamic faith believes that:
    • A. 

      If you commit suicide, you cannot repent for your sin.

    • B. 

      If you help someone commit suicide, you suffer the same punishment

    • C. 

      If you commit suicide, you can still repent

    • D. 

      If you help someone commit suicide, you will be eternally blessed.

  • 12. 
    Other states are currently trying to pass assisted suicide laws.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Passive euthanasia is ______________ therapy.
  • 14. 
    Only residents of Oregon can participate in the Death with Dignity act.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False