Certified Nursing Assistant Quiz Part 2

72 Questions | Total Attempts: 553

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Certified Nurses Assistant Quizzes & Trivia

Questions are relatively from chapters in Mosby's Textbook for Nursing Assistants 7th edition


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The area on which an object rests is known as
    • A. 

      A foot board

    • B. 

      Base of support

    • C. 

      A bedside table

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    The way the head, trunk, arms, and legs are aligned with one another; posture is known as
    • A. 

      Body mechanics

    • B. 

      Posture

    • C. 

      Body alignment

    • D. 

      Ergonomics

  • 3. 
    Using the body in an efficient and careful way is known as
    • A. 

      Body mechanics

    • B. 

      Supine position

    • C. 

      lateral position

    • D. 

      Fowler's position

  • 4. 
    The back-lying or supine position is known as
    • A. 

      Lateral position

    • B. 

      Sim's position

    • C. 

      Dorsal recumbent position

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The science of designing a job to fit the worker is known as
    • A. 

      OSHA

    • B. 

      Ergonomics

    • C. 

      WMSD

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    A semi-sitting position; the head of the bed is raised between 45 and 60 degrees is known as
    • A. 

      Posture

    • B. 

      Supine position

    • C. 

      Fowler's position

    • D. 

      Prone position

  • 7. 
    The person lies on one side or the other; side-lying position is known as
    • A. 

      Lateral position

    • B. 

      Semi-prone side position

    • C. 

      Supine

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Body alignment is known as
    • A. 

      Posture

    • B. 

      Body alignment

    • C. 

      Side-lying position

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    Lying on the abdomen with the head turned to one side is known as
    • A. 

      Sim's position

    • B. 

      Supine position

    • C. 

      Prone position

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    A left  side-lying position in which the upper leg is sharply flexed so it is not on the lower leg and the lower arm is behind the person; semi prone side position is known as
    • A. 

      Supine position

    • B. 

      Sim's position

    • C. 

      Lateral position

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    The back-lying or dorsal recumbent position is known as
    • A. 

      Supine position

    • B. 

      Body mechanics

    • C. 

      Posture

    • D. 

      Body alignment

  • 12. 
    OSHA stands for
    • A. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Activist

    • B. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Advisory

    • C. 

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    • D. 

      Occupational Safety and Hospital Admissions

  • 13. 
    WMSD stands for
    • A. 

      Work-related musculoskeletal dorsal

    • B. 

      Work-related musculoskeletal disaster

    • C. 

      Work-related musculoskeletal disease

    • D. 

      Work-related musculoskeletal disorder

  • 14. 
    Body mechanics involve good posture, balance, and using your strongest and largest muscles for work
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Bones are made up of dead cells
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Bones are hard rigid structures
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Bones in the wrists, fingers, ankles, and toes are called short bones
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    ___________ are the vertebrae in the spinal column. They allow various degrees of movement and flexibility
    • A. 

      Long bone

    • B. 

      Flat bone

    • C. 

      Short bones

    • D. 

      Irregular bones

  • 19. 
    Flat bones protect the organs
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Flat bones include
    • A. 

      The ribs

    • B. 

      The skull

    • C. 

      The pelvic bones

    • D. 

      The shoulder blades

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    The point at which two or more bones meet is called
    • A. 

      Muscles

    • B. 

      Bones

    • C. 

      Joints

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    The human body has less than 500 muscles
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Voluntary muscles can be controlled
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The heart is a voluntary muscle
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Movement of body parts; maintenance of body parts; and production of body heat are funtions of the
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Bones

    • C. 

      Joints

    • D. 

      Muscles