Motor Speech Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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Motor Speech Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of dysarthria is characterized by mono loudness, imprecise consonants, regulatory articulatory breakdowns, prolonged intervals, excess, and equal stress?
    • A. 

      It could be any of the dysarthrias, these are all going to sound alike

    • B. 

      Ataxic

    • C. 

      Hyperkinetic

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is associated with ataxic dysarthria?
    • A. 

      Nystagmus

    • B. 

      Dystonia

    • C. 

      Hypotonia

    • D. 

      Tremor

    • E. 

      All the above

  • 3. 
    Hyperkinetic dysarthrias result from lesions in what?
    • A. 

      Cerebellar circuitry

    • B. 

      Basal ganglia circuitry

  • 4. 
    Monopitch, reduced stress, mono loudness, imprecise consonants, inappropriate silence, short rushes of speech, harsh voice, and continuous breathy voice is associated with
    • A. 

      Ataxic dysarthria

    • B. 

      Hypokinetic dysarthria

    • C. 

      Hyperkinetic dysarthria

    • D. 

      Mixed dysarthria

  • 5. 
    The clinical characteristics of tremor at rest, bradykinesia, and loss of posture are characteristics often associated with
    • A. 

      Ataxic dysarthria

    • B. 

      Hypokinetic dysarthria

    • C. 

      Hyperkinetic dysarthria

  • 6. 
    Dyskinesias, myoclonus, tics, chorea, ballismus, athetosis, dystonia, spasm and tremor are associated
    • A. 

      Hyperkinetic dysarthria

    • B. 

      Hypokinetic dysarthria

    • C. 

      Spastic dysarthria

    • D. 

      Ataxic dysarthria

  • 7. 
    Sudden muscle jerks are known as
    • A. 

      Myoclonus

    • B. 

      Dystonia

    • C. 

      Tremors

  • 8. 
    Volent swinging of an arm or a limb
    • A. 

      Ballismus

    • B. 

      Dystonia

    • C. 

      Myoclonus

  • 9. 
    Involuntary movements
    • A. 

      Myoclonus

    • B. 

      Dystonia

    • C. 

      Ballismus

  • 10. 
    Lack of coordination defined by undershooting or overshoot of a movement.
    • A. 

      Myoclonus

    • B. 

      Ballismus

    • C. 

      Dysmetria

  • 11. 
    Involuntary eye movements.
    • A. 

      Eye occular rotatis

    • B. 

      Nystagmus

    • C. 

      Dysmetria

  • 12. 
    Unsteady gait
    • A. 

      Nystagmus

    • B. 

      Dysmetria

    • C. 

      Hypotonia

    • D. 

      Titubation