Diabetes Education (12-13 Year Olds)

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 38

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  • 1. 
    When are you supposed to check for ketones?
    • A. 

      Everyday

    • B. 

      When I’m sick or have had two blood glucoses over 250 md/dl

    • C. 

      Only at night

    • D. 

      Whenever I want

  • 2. 
    Type 1 Diabetes is:
    • A. 

      A condition where your body does not make enough insulin

    • B. 

      A town in France

    • C. 

      A heart condition

    • D. 

      A condition where your body makes too much insulin

  • 3. 
    How long is opened insulin good for?
    • A. 

      120 days

    • B. 

      1 year

    • C. 

      30 days

    • D. 

      6 months

  • 4. 
    Where do you store unopened insulin?
    • A. 

      The back porch

    • B. 

      The kitchen counter

    • C. 

      The medicine cabinet

    • D. 

      The refrigerator

  • 5. 
    What are the 4 body regions for insulin injection?
    • A. 

      Toes, abdomen, outside thigh, and wrist

    • B. 

      Upper arm, outside thigh, buttocks, abdomen

    • C. 

      Buttocks, upper arm, calf, and abdomen

    • D. 

      Buttocks, forearm, ears, and outside thigh

  • 6. 
    What is the first thing you should do before checking your blood glucose?
    • A. 

      Wash my hands

    • B. 

      Eat something

    • C. 

      Draw a picture

    • D. 

      Take insulin

  • 7. 
    What are the two things to look for on a nutrition label?
    • A. 

      Sugar and fiber

    • B. 

      Sugar and total carbohydrate

    • C. 

      Fat and serving size

    • D. 

      Total carbohydrate and serving size

  • 8. 
    I should wait 30 minutes to re-check my blood glucose after treating a low blood glucose (<60 mg/dL)?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    If I have moderate/large ketones the strip will turn purple.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    It is OK to eyeball the amount of pasta that I eat for dinner.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    I should not exercise if I have moderate/large ketones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Diabetes is something to be embarrassed about, so you should not talk to your friends about it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    When I am feeling down about having diabetes, what can I do to feel better?
    • A. 

      Talk to friends, parents, or someone from your diabetes team about how you are feeling.

    • B. 

      Write in a journal or draw.

    • C. 

      Listen to music.

    • D. 

      Go outside and play.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 14. 
    If I feel like I am having a low blood sugar at school, I might:
    • A. 

      Raise my hand and ask to go to the nurse.

    • B. 

      Test my blood sugar in class.

    • C. 

      Don’t do anything and hope it goes away.

    • D. 

      Ask a friend to help me.

    • E. 

      Either a, b, or d.

  • 15. 
    How does eating carbohydrates affect your blood sugar?
    • A. 

      They make it go down.

    • B. 

      They don’t affect it.

    • C. 

      They make it go up.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

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