What Do You Know About Nutrition And Hydration? Quiz

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What Do You Know About Nutrition And Hydration? Quiz

There is a common saying that humans and plants are not so different, just like plants, we need some light and water to be healthy. Some people have been known to be less productive when they have not been exposed to light, and not hydrating can cause one to have some health issues. What do you know about nutrition and hydration?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Mealtime is an important social experience.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    One of the most important keys to success in meal service is environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following are important considerations at mealtime?
    • A. 

      Lighting

    • B. 

      Table setting

    • C. 

      Tablemates

    • D. 

      Comfort

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    _____________ colors for tablecloth and dishes may be helpful to residents.
    • A. 

      Contrasting

    • B. 

      Matching

  • 5. 
    Soft music, while enjoyable for some residents, may be a distraction for other residents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Tables should be filled with many condiments, decorations, dishes, etc. to offer residents many things to look at
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The highest priority at mealtime is ______________.
    • A. 

      Comfort

    • B. 

      Enjoyment

    • C. 

      Safety

  • 8. 
    Persons with dementia may have a difficult time determining the temperature of food and liquids.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Persons with dementia have a ___________ likelihood of choking or aspiration.
    • A. 

      Lower

    • B. 

      Higher

  • 10. 
    Signs of aspiration include:
    • A. 

      Clutching the neck

    • B. 

      Excessive coughing

    • C. 

      Difficulty breathing

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    "Pocketing" is holding small bits of food _______________________.
    • A. 

      In a pocket

    • B. 

      In a napkin

    • C. 

      Between the cheek and gum

    • D. 

      None of the above