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  • 1. 

    The lack of a firm, balanced foundation in the            often causes fatigue and pain in the knees, hips, lower back, and even head.

    • A.

      Legs

    • B.

      Arms

    • C.

      Feet

    • D.

      Shoulders

    Correct Answer
    C. Feet
    Explanation
    The feet provide the foundation and support for the body. They bear the weight of the entire body and help maintain balance and stability. If the feet are not properly aligned or supported, it can lead to an imbalance in the body, causing fatigue and pain in various areas such as the knees, hips, lower back, and even the head. Therefore, the lack of a firm, balanced foundation in the feet can contribute to these symptoms.

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  • 2. 

    The foot itself is a marvel of functional design.                      called it "the greatest engineering device in the whole world". 

    • A.

      Leonardo da Vinci

    • B.

      Vincent Van Gogh

    • C.

      Michelangelo

    • D.

      Salvador Dalí

    Correct Answer
    A. Leonardo da Vinci
    Explanation
    Leonardo da Vinci is known for his expertise in various fields, including engineering and anatomy. His quote praising the foot as the greatest engineering device suggests that he recognized and appreciated the functional design and complexity of the foot.

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  • 3. 

    The foot is designed to distribute the body weight over a large area, with the heel bone receiving the main portion and the rest being transmitted via the arches to the ball of the foot.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The explanation for the given correct answer is that the foot is indeed designed to distribute the body weight over a large area. The heel bone plays a crucial role in receiving the main portion of the weight, while the arches of the foot help in transmitting the weight to the ball of the foot. This distribution of weight helps in maintaining balance and stability while standing, walking, or running.

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  • 4. 

    There are various factors that can cause disorders of the foot. (Select Three)

    • A.

      Hereditary factors

    • B.

      Postural stresses

    • C.

      Footwear

    • D.

      Foot size

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Hereditary factors
    B. Postural stresses
    C. Footwear
    Explanation
    The correct answer is hereditary factors, postural stresses, and footwear. Hereditary factors can play a role in the development of foot disorders as certain conditions can be passed down through generations. Postural stresses, such as standing or walking for long periods of time, can put strain on the feet and lead to disorders. Footwear also plays a significant role as wearing ill-fitting or inappropriate shoes can cause foot problems.

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  • 5. 

    The greatest number of foot problems arise due to faulty footwear.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Faulty footwear can cause a variety of foot problems such as blisters, calluses, corns, ingrown toenails, and even more serious conditions like bunions or plantar fasciitis. Ill-fitting shoes, shoes with improper arch support or cushioning, and shoes with narrow or pointed toe boxes can all contribute to foot problems. Therefore, it is true that the greatest number of foot problems arise due to faulty footwear.

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  • 6. 

    There are 26 bones, 38 joints and 105 muscles and ligaments in the foot. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The statement is false because there are actually 33 joints in the foot, not 38. The number of bones and muscles mentioned in the statement is correct, but the number of joints is incorrect.

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  • 7. 

    If a heel is more than                   the natural curvature of the spine becomes distorted and the body’s centre of gravity is altered in the effort to maintain an upright posture.

    • A.

      1 inch

    • B.

      1.5 inches

    • C.

      2 inches

    • D.

      2.5 inches

    Correct Answer
    C. 2 inches
    Explanation
    Wearing heels that are more than 2 inches high can cause the natural curvature of the spine to become distorted. This distortion occurs because the body tries to maintain an upright posture, but the altered centre of gravity caused by the high heels makes it difficult to do so. Therefore, wearing heels higher than 2 inches can lead to postural changes and potential discomfort or pain in the back.

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  • 8. 

    If your client presents to you with athletes’ foot it would not be advisable to perform a pedicure as: 

    • A.

      Cross infection may occur.

    • B.

      It will cost more as disinfectant will need to be used.

    • C.

      It is disgusting.

    Correct Answer
    A. Cross infection may occur.
    Explanation
    Performing a pedicure on a client with athletes' foot would not be advisable because cross infection may occur. Athletes' foot is a contagious fungal infection that can easily spread from person to person through direct contact or contact with contaminated surfaces. By performing a pedicure on an infected client, there is a risk of spreading the infection to other clients or to the pedicurist themselves. Therefore, it is important to avoid treating clients with athletes' foot to prevent cross infection.

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  • 9. 

    When dealing with an Arthritic client, massage to the area should             be carried out during an arthritic flare-up or when inflammation is present.

    • A.

      Definitely

    • B.

      Never

    Correct Answer
    B. Never
    Explanation
    Massage should never be carried out on an arthritic client during an arthritic flare-up or when inflammation is present. This is because massage can potentially worsen the symptoms and cause further pain and discomfort. It is important to wait until the flare-up or inflammation has subsided before providing massage therapy to an arthritic client.

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  • 10. 

    A               is the result of friction and pressure by the shoe on the skin of the foot. 

    • A.

      Bunion

    • B.

      Chilblains

    • C.

      Callus

    Correct Answer
    C. Callus
    Explanation
    A callus is the result of friction and pressure by the shoe on the skin of the foot.

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  • 11. 

    Which one do you like?

    • A.

      Option 1

    • B.

      Option 2

    • C.

      Option 3

    • D.

      Option 4

    Correct Answer
    A. Option 1
    Explanation
    The given question asks for the preferred option among the choices provided. The answer states "Option 1," indicating that the person likes the first option the most.

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