Heart Disease Facts! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Heart Disease Facts! Trivia Questions Quiz

Cardiovascular diseases are the leading causes of death in America, and the most common are Coronary artery disease and Heart attack. These diseases can be diagnosed by checking the symptoms and carrying out different exams on the functionality of the heart. Take up this heart disease facts trivia questions quiz and see how well you understand the diseases and how they differ from each other. All the best and keep testing yourself.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     How often does your heart beat in a minute?
    • A. 

      60 times

    • B. 

      70 times

    • C. 

      80 times

    • D. 

      90 times

  • 2. 
    The blood vessels that cover the surface of the heart are called...
    • A. 

      Pulmonary arteries

    • B. 

      Common carotid arteries

    • C. 

      Coronary arteries

    • D. 

      Portal vein

  • 3. 
     Coronary artery disease occurs when:
    • A. 

      Damaged arteries disintegrate and can no longer carry blood.

    • B. 

      A heart attack is existent.

    • C. 

      Plaques build up and clog the arteries.

    • D. 

      The arteries carry the blood to the wrong organs

  • 4. 
     Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for heart disease?
    • A. 

      Obesity

    • B. 

      Excess calcium

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      High cholesterol

  • 5. 
      A heart attack is caused by:
    • A. 

      Clogged coronary arteries preventing oxygen from reaching the heart.

    • B. 

      Clogged arteries preventing blood from leaving the heart.

    • C. 

      High blood pressure building up in the heart.

    • D. 

      Clogged pulomary arteries are not supplying the lung with blood.

  • 6. 
    Typically symptoms of angina are: 
    • A. 

      Abdominal pain and nausea.

    • B. 

      Sorethroat and croakiness.

    • C. 

      Headache and dizziness.

    • D. 

      Chest pain and breathlessness.

  • 7. 
    An arrhythmia is... 
    • A. 

      A heart attack.

    • B. 

      A clogged coronary artery.

    • C. 

      An irregular heart beat.

    • D. 

      An insufficient cardiac valve.

  • 8. 
    Coronary heart disease is diagnosed by: 
    • A. 

      A computer tomography.

    • B. 

      An electroencephalogram.

    • C. 

      A coronary angiogram.

    • D. 

      A blood count.

  • 9. 
    An electrocardiogram is.. 
    • A. 

      A chest x-ray.

    • B. 

      A simple test where the heart`s electrical activity is detected an recorded.

    • C. 

      A physical performance test.

    • D. 

      A blood test.

  • 10. 
    Heart disease is prevented by.. 
    • A. 

      Taking none of the prescribed medicine.

    • B. 

      Keeping up your blood pressure an cholesterol level.

    • C. 

      Drinking alcohol and smoking.

    • D. 

      Eating healthy and being physically active.