How Well You Know About Asthma? Quiz

14 Questions | Total Attempts: 742

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Asthma Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which statement is true about Asthma:
    • A. 

      Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases nationwide, impacting the lives and families of over 7 million children.

    • B. 

      Asthma is the third-ranking cause of hospitalization among children under 15.

    • C. 

      An average of one our of every 10 school-aged children has asthma and 10.5 million school days are missed each year due to Asthmas

    • D. 

      All of the above is true

  • 2. 
    Which answer is a true symptom of Asthma?
    • A. 

      Emotional problems.

    • B. 

      Clogging-the mucus blocks the airways and thus allows less air to pass through the airways

    • C. 

      Swelling of the airways.

    • D. 

      B & C are correct

  • 3. 
    There is no single cause for Asthma and currently, there is no cure for Asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Common signs and symptoms include: Excessive coughing Wheezing Chest Tightness Shortness of breath Waking at night
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Cockroaches can trigger Asthma attacks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which answer best describes common outdoor Asthma triggers?
    • A. 

      Changes in weather and temperature.

    • B. 

      Pollen

    • C. 

      Air pollution

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Crying, laughing hard, or yelling can trigger Asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    All classroom pets should be banned to prevent Asthma triggers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Staff who smoke on their personal time cannot harm children with Asthma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Dust and dust mites can trigger Asthma too.  What are the ways to reduce the chances?
    • A. 

      Keep classrooms are clean and clutter free as possible.

    • B. 

      Dust furniture regularly with a damp cloth and allow sufficient time to dry.

    • C. 

      Wash pillows, blankets and stuffed toys often.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 11. 
    Perfumes and cleaning products can be an Asthma trigger.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Use your air conditioner to help filter the air coming into the center.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Parents shouldn't worry too much about their child's Asthma symptoms because they will most likely outgrow it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    How do we know when to call 9-1-1 for Asthma?
    • A. 

      When a child does not respond to treatment.

    • B. 

      When treatments are not available.

    • C. 

      If parents take too long to arrive with treatment.

    • D. 

      All of the above!