Folic Acid 101 For Mothers-to-be

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 46

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Acid Quizzes & Trivia

Test your knowledge of folic acid with this short quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Only pregnant women and women who plan on becoming pregnant need to have folic acid.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Folic acid reduces the risk of developing high blood pressure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Folic acid increases the risk of developing malformations of the spine and brain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Folic acid is one of the B vitamins that is a key factor in the making of DNA and RNA.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A food label that says "high in folic acid" means:
    • A. 

      One serving provides 20% or more of your folic acid daily allowance of 200 micrograms

    • B. 

      One serving provides 100% of your folic acid daily allowance

    • C. 

      One serving provides 20% or more of your folic acid daily allowance of 400 micrograms

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    The best food source of folic acid for pregnant women is:
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Milk

    • C. 

      Oranges

    • D. 

      Oatmeal