Growth And Development | NCLEX Quiz 196

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  • 1. 
    Which age group has the greatest potential to demonstrate regression when they are sick?
    • A. 

      Adolescent

    • B. 

      Young Adult

    • C. 

      Toddler

    • D. 

      Infant

  • 2. 
    Which is a major concern when providing drug therapy for older adults?
    • A. 

      Alcohol is used by older adults to cope with the multiple problems of aging

    • B. 

      Hepatic clearance is reduced in older adults

    • C. 

      Older adults have difficulty in swallowing large tablets

    • D. 

      Older adults may chew on tablets instead of swallowing them.

  • 3. 
    One of the participants attending a parenting class asks the teacher “what is the leading cause of death during the first month of life?
    • A. 

      Congenital Abnormalities

    • B. 

      Low birth weight

    • C. 

      SIDS

    • D. 

      Infection

  • 4. 
    Which stage of development is most unstable and challenging regarding the development of personal identity?
    • A. 

      Adolescence

    • B. 

      Toddlerhood

    • C. 

      Childhood

    • D. 

      Infancy

  • 5. 
    Which age group would have a tendency towards eating disorders?
    • A. 

      Adolescence

    • B. 

      Toddler hood

    • C. 

      Childhood

    • D. 

      Infancy

  • 6. 
    When assessing an older adult.. the nurse may expect an increase in:
    • A. 

      Nail growth

    • B. 

      Skin turgor

    • C. 

      Urine residual

    • D. 

      Nerve conduction

  • 7. 
    A maternity nurse is providing instruction to a new mother regarding the psychosocial development of the newborn infant. Using Erikson’s psychosocial development theory. the nurse would instruct the mother to
    • A. 

      Allow the newborn infant to signal a need

    • B. 

      Anticipate all of the needs of the newborn infant

    • C. 

      Avoid the newborn infant during the first 10 minutes of crying

    • D. 

      Attend to the newborn infant immediately when crying

  • 8. 
    The nurse is planning care for a client who has a phobic disorder manifested by a fear of elevators. Which goal would need to be accomplished first? The client
    • A. 

      Demonstrates the relaxation response when asked.

    • B. 

      Verbalizes the underlying cause of the disorder.

    • C. 

      Rides the elevator in the company of the nurse.

    • D. 

      Role plays the use of an elevator.

  • 9. 
    The parents of a two (2)-year-old arrive at a hospital to visit their child. The child is in the playroom when the parents arrive. When the parents enter the playroom. the child does not readily approach the parents. The nurse interprets this behavior as indicating that:
    • A. 

      The child is withdrawn

    • B. 

      The child is self-centered

    • C. 

      The child has adjusted to the hospitalized setting

    • D. 

      This is a normal pattern

  • 10. 
    The mother of a three (3)-year-old is concerned because her child still is insisting on a bottle at nap time and bedtime. Which of the following is the most appropriate suggestion to the mother?
    • A. 

      Do not allow the child to have the bottle

    • B. 

      Allow the bottle during naps but not at bedtime

    • C. 

      Allow the bottle if it contains juice

    • D. 

      Allow the bottle if it contains water

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