Homeostasis: Fluids And Electrolytes! NCLEX Trivia Quiz

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Homeostasis: Fluids And Electrolytes! NCLEX Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Skin turgor

    • B. 

      Intake and output

    • C. 

      Osmotic pressure

    • D. 

      Cardiac rate and rhythm

  • 2. 
    Insensible fluid losses include:
    • A. 

      Urine

    • B. 

      Gastric drainage

    • C. 

      Bleeding

    • D. 

      Perspiration

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Hypotonic solution

    • B. 

      Hypertonic solution

    • C. 

      Isotonic solution

    • D. 

      Normotonic solution

  • 4. 
    Aldosterone secretion in response to fluid loss will result in which one of the following electrolyte imbalances?
    • A. 

      Hypokalemia

    • B. 

      Hyperkalemia

    • C. 

      Hyponatremia

    • D. 

      Hypernatremia

  • 5. 
    When assessing a patient for signs of fluid overload. the nurse would expect to observe:
    • A. 

      Bounding pulse

    • B. 

      Flat neck veins

    • C. 

      Poor skin turgor

    • D. 

      Vesicular

  • 6. 
    The physician has ordered IV replacement of potassium for a patient with severe hypokalemia. The nurse would administer this:
    • A. 

      By rapid bolus

    • B. 

      Diluted in 100 cc over 1 hour

    • C. 

      Diluted in 10 cc over 10 minutes

    • D. 

      IV push

  • 7. 
    Which of the following findings would the nurse exp[ect to assess in a patient with hypokalemia?
    • A. 

      Hypertension

    • B. 

      PH below 7.35

    • C. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • D. 

      Hyporeflexia

  • 8. 
    Vien is receiving oral potassium supplements for his condition. How should the supplements be administered?
    • A. 

      Undiluted

    • B. 

      Diluted

    • C. 

      On an empty stomach

    • D. 

      At bedtime

  • 9. 
    Normal venous blood pH ranges from:
    • A. 

      6.8 to 7.2

    • B. 

      7.31 to 7.41

    • C. 

      7.35 to 7.45

    • D. 

      7.0 to 8.0

  • 10. 
    Respiratory regulation of acids and bases involves:
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Hydroxide

    • C. 

      Oxygen

    • D. 

      Carbon dioxide