How Much Do You Know About Diabetes? Trivia Quiz

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How Much Do You Know About Diabetes? Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about diabetes? This is surprisingly one of the diseases that most people suffer from but don’t know it. It is brought about by the blood sugar levels of a patient rising too high. Know what are the do`s and don’ts of a person suffering from it and how to care for a patient? Do take up the quiz and see what you might learn.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What substance is found in the blood and urine of an undiagnosed diabetic?
    • A. 

      Insulin

    • B. 

      Adrenaline

    • C. 

      Ketones

    • D. 

      Bilirubin

  • 2. 
    Insulin can be given to a diabetic by ______ or ____
  • 3. 
    A normal FASTING blood glucose in a non-diabetic is
    • A. 

      80 to 110

    • B. 

      40 to 80

    • C. 

      120 to 150

    • D. 

      150 to 200

  • 4. 
    Hyperglycemia is when......
    • A. 

      The blood sugar is too low

    • B. 

      The blood sugar is normal

    • C. 

      There is sugar in the urine

    • D. 

      The blood sugar is too high

  • 5. 
    If diabetes goes untreated for a long time, what disease can develop?
    • A. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • B. 

      Diabeticketoacidosis

    • C. 

      Ketosis

    • D. 

      Hyperglycemia

    • E. 

      Ketourina

  • 6. 
    What are the three most COMMON  symptoms of diabetes?
    • A. 

      Headaches vomiting constant illness

    • B. 

      Intolerable thirst constant urination weight loss

    • C. 

      Double vision infections constant urination

    • D. 

      Tingling of the feet slow healing wounds weight loss

    • E. 

      Intolerable thirst vomiting heart burn

  • 7. 
    What is one cause of diabetes?
    • A. 

      Virus

    • B. 

      Antibody mistake

    • C. 

      Too much sweets

    • D. 

      Genetics

    • E. 

      Bacteria

  • 8. 
    Name both types of diabetes scientifically.
    • A. 

      Type 1 and Type 2

    • B. 

      Old Diabetes and Young Diabetes

    • C. 

      Juvenile Diabetes and Adult-Onset Diabetes

    • D. 

      Brittle Diabetes and Insulin Dependant Diabetes

  • 9. 
    Can diabetes kill you?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Only if you're a certain race

  • 10. 
    Two things that affect your blood sugar are ______________ and ______________
  • 11. 
    An insulin pump's site must be changed......
    • A. 

      Once a week

    • B. 

      Never

    • C. 

      Every three days

    • D. 

      Every day

    • E. 

      Every five days

  • 12. 
    Aspart insulin is also referred to as......
    • A. 

      Long acting insulin

    • B. 

      Short acting insulin

    • C. 

      Intermediate acting insulin

  • 13. 
    Why does a  Long-Acting-Insulin shot hurt more than a Short-Acting-Insulin shot?
    • A. 

      Because it is a bigger shot

    • B. 

      Because Long-Acting-Insulin has preservatives in it to keep it working the full 20 to 24 hours

    • C. 

      Because you use a different needle to deliver Long-Acting-Insulin

  • 14. 
    If a person does not like the insulin needle or pump, they want might to try the......
    • A. 

      Syringe

    • B. 

      Moniter

    • C. 

      Pen

    • D. 

      Inhaler

  • 15. 
    About how many Americans have diabetes?
    • A. 

      5 million

    • B. 

      47 million

    • C. 

      21 million

    • D. 

      16 million

    • E. 

      33 million

  • 16. 
    What food can make you have high blood sugar?
    • A. 

      Nuts

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Yogurt

    • D. 

      Pizza

    • E. 

      Bread

  • 17. 
    For most people, their exercise and carb ratio is?  
    • A. 

      15 carbs every 30 minutes

    • B. 

      30 carbs every 15 minutes

    • C. 

      10 carbs every hour

    • D. 

      20 carbs every hour

    • E. 

      10 carbs every 30 minutes

  • 18. 
    A urine test in an undiagnosed diabetic may show........
    • A. 

      Glucose and ketones in the urine

    • B. 

      Glucose and high amounts of bilirubin in the urine

    • C. 

      Ketones in the urine

    • D. 

      Ketones and adrenaline in the urine

  • 19. 
    In an undiagnosed diabetic, their sodium level is usually........  
    • A. 

      Normal

    • B. 

      Low

    • C. 

      High

    • D. 

      Very high

    • E. 

      Very low

  • 20. 
    A slice of bread has about how many carbohydrates?
    • A. 

      5 carbs

    • B. 

      30 carbs

    • C. 

      15 carbs

    • D. 

      No carbs

    • E. 

      25 carbs

  • 21. 
    Which food groups have a high glycemic index?
    • A. 

      Fruits

    • B. 

      Fats

    • C. 

      Grains and starches

    • D. 

      Vegetables

    • E. 

      Dairy and meat

  • 22. 
    Which is not true about Diabetes?
    • A. 

      The blood sugar may go out of control

    • B. 

      The person may be hospitalized if they are not treating the diabetes

    • C. 

      Diabetes can be completely cured

    • D. 

      Diabetes can be associated with nausea

  • 23. 
    When you are sick, the blood sugar may.......
    • A. 

      Be normal

    • B. 

      Very low

    • C. 

      Higher than usual

    • D. 

      Lower than usual

  • 24. 
    In a newly-diagnosed patient who is in the hospital, their first major goal is to.....
    • A. 

      Have their blood sugars go back to normal

    • B. 

      Clear their ketones

    • C. 

      Get an insulin pump

  • 25. 
    Ketones are produced by.........
    • A. 

      Not having insulin

    • B. 

      A high blood sugar

    • C. 

      Fat breakdown

    • D. 

      Passing urine with sugar in it

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