Basic Breastfeeding Quiz

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Basic Breastfeeding Quiz

When children are born they need to be breastfed for six months straight so that they may have fewer ear infections, respiratory illnesses, and bouts of diarrhea. The basic breast-feeding quiz below is designed to help you see just how you know about safe and healthy breastfeeding for infants. Try it out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If a baby has Duarte galactosemia can the be fully breastfeed?
    • A. 

      Yes, definitely!

    • B. 

      No, never!

    • C. 

      They may be partially breastfeed

  • 2. 
    The AAP recommend breastfeeding for a maximum of one year?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No, they recommend a minimum of one year of breastfeeding

    • C. 

      No, they recommend only six months of breastfeeding

  • 3. 
    The preeminent American expert on medications and breastfeeding is?
    • A. 

      Dr. Jack Newman

    • B. 

      Dr. Phil McGraw

    • C. 

      Dr. Thomas Hale

    • D. 

      Dr. Jay Gordon

    • E. 

      Dr. William Sears

  • 4. 
    The average pumping amount for mother nursing at the breast is?
    • A. 

      3-4 oz.

    • B. 

      1/2-2 oz.

    • C. 

      5-6 oz.

    • D. 

      1-2oz.

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    A retained piece of placenta after birth can cause?
    • A. 

      Oversupply

    • B. 

      Failure of mom' milk to come in

    • C. 

      Extreme pain in her breast

    • D. 

      Poor quality BM to be produced

  • 6. 
    At 10 months old, solids should be what percentage maximum of a breastfed baby's diet?
    • A. 

      25%

    • B. 

      50%

    • C. 

      5%

    • D. 

      75%

    • E. 

      10%

  • 7. 
    Which of the following celebrities did not breastfed her children?
    • A. 

      Angelina Jolie

    • B. 

      Katie Price

    • C. 

      Demi Moore

    • D. 

      Jamie Lynne Spears

    • E. 

      Grace Kelly

  • 8. 
    Green frothy poop in a breastfed baby is most likely an indicator of?
    • A. 

      Milk protein intolerance

    • B. 

      Fore-milk/hind-milk imbalance

    • C. 

      Lactose intolerance

    • D. 

      Too many green vegetables in mom's diet

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The average breastfed baby takes in about how many ounces of breastmilk per day?
    • A. 

      24 oz.

    • B. 

      40 oz.

    • C. 

      35 oz.

    • D. 

      50 oz.

    • E. 

      45 oz

  • 10. 
    What of the following medications are contraindicated for use while breastfeeding?
    • A. 

      All phenothiazines

    • B. 

      Prozac

    • C. 

      Ortho Tricyclen

    • D. 

      Lithium

    • E. 

      Oxycontin

  • 11. 
    Which of the following are good indicators of low milk supply?
    • A. 

      Lack of weight gain

    • B. 

      Fussiness at the breast

    • C. 

      Inability to pump much BM from the breast

    • D. 

      Less then 6-8 wet and 3-4 dirty diapers per day average

    • E. 

      Frequently pulling off the breast and crying

  • 12. 
    Which of the following has been show to increase a mother's milk supply?
    • A. 

      Blessed Thistle

    • B. 

      Beer

    • C. 

      Domperidone

    • D. 

      Oatmeal

    • E. 

      Goat's milk

  • 13. 
    The average weight gain for breastfed babies at at 5 months is:
    • A. 

      4-5 oz per week.

    • B. 

      5-7 oz per week.

    • C. 

      8-10 oz per week.

    • D. 

      2-4 oz per week.

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 14. 
    The term Le Leche League prefers when referring to  breastfeeding a toddler/preschooler as?
  • 15. 
    Name the doctor who is famous for his night-weaning routine for toddlers who are still bed sharing?
  • 16. 
    What year was Le Leche League formed?
  • 17. 
    Name the three states that still have no laws protecting breastfeeding in public (in alphabetic order, comma separated only)
  • 18. 
    To a Queensland mother, ABA stands for?
  • 19. 
    The act of an infant sucking the nipple stimulates the production of this hormone?
  • 20. 
    The let-down reflex and orgasms both require this?
  • 21. 
    Veronika Robinson is best know to British TV viewers as the mother who:
    • A. 

      Breastfed quadruplets

    • B. 

      Compared extended breastfeeding to Coke on GMTV

    • C. 

      Breastfed her 8 year old daughter

    • D. 

      Was kicked off a British Airways plane for breastfeeding her baby

    • E. 

      None of the above

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