Health High School (II) Final Exam Murdock 2014

50 Questions | Total Attempts: 52

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Health High School (II) Final Exam Murdock 2014

Health HS Final


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _________ is an autoimmune disease in which the body mistakenly attacks myelin, the fatty insulin on nerves in the brain and spinal cord.
    • A. 

      Multiple sclerosis (MS)

    • B. 

      Allergy

    • C. 

      Arthritis

    • D. 

      Asthma

  • 2. 
    Drug abuse can be dangerous to pregnant women and their _______.
    • A. 

      Family

    • B. 

      Job

    • C. 

      Fetus

    • D. 

      Friends

  • 3. 
    _______ puts teens at risk for STD’s.
    • A. 

      Being sexually active

    • B. 

      having more than one sexual partner

    • C. 

      Having a sexual partner who has had multiple sexual partners

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    Scabies can cause an intense itching in the infected area. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Educating others about disabilities is an effective way to eliminate myths. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Crack is also known as ______.
    • A. 

      Hallucinogens

    • B. 

      Cocaine

    • C. 

      Depressants

    • D. 

      Opiates

  • 7. 
    ______ can cause flashbacks that last days, weeks, or months after use.
    • A. 

      LSD

    • B. 

      Morphine

    • C. 

      Mushrooms

    • D. 

      Opiates

  • 8. 
    Huntington’s Disease is not an example of a disease caused by a defective gene
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    SADD stands for _________.
    • A. 

      Mothers Against Drunk Driving

    • B. 

      Students Against Drunk Driving

    • C. 

      Sam Against Drunk Driving

  • 10. 
    Jock itch is an inflammation of the bladder. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Drug abuse has become costly for ________.
    • A. 

      Healthcare costs

    • B. 

      Healthcare costs and AIDS

    • C. 

      AIDS

  • 12. 
    ______is best to treat fungal infections.
    • A. 

      Good hygiene

    • B. 

      Anti-fungal medicine

    • C. 

      Medicated shampoo

  • 13. 
    Relationships are best built on infatuation. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Someone with a hereditary disease should ___________.
    • A. 

      Seek genetic counseling

    • B. 

      Create personal health records

    • C. 

      Read the latest health information

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    A disease characterized by the buildup of fatty materials on the inside walls of the arteries is _________.
    • A. 

      Stroke

    • B. 

      Heart attack

    • C. 

      Atherosclerosis

    • D. 

      Pacemaker

  • 16. 
    A powerful hypnotic,  that is also known as the date-rape drug, is _______.
    • A. 

      DXM

    • B. 

      LSD

    • C. 

      Cocaine

    • D. 

      Rophynol

  • 17. 
    Sickle cell anemia has no cure. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    During the age of _________ a child typically throws tantrums.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      1

  • 19. 
    _____________ is NOT a reason for divorce.
    • A. 

      Communication problems

    • B. 

      Bored with one another

    • C. 

      Different financial habits and goals

    • D. 

      Unfulfilled expectations

  • 20. 
    The fastest period of growth is ____________.
    • A. 

      Between 5 and 6 years

    • B. 

      Birth to the age of one

    • C. 

      Age 2

    • D. 

      At 4 months

  • 21. 
    MADD stands for _________.
    • A. 

      Students Against Drunk Driving

    • B. 

      Mothers Against Drunk Driving

    • C. 

      Michelle Against Drunk Driving

  • 22. 
    The effects of marijuana are felt within minutes and may last ________ hours.
    • A. 

      5 or 6

    • B. 

      4 or 5

    • C. 

      2 or 3

    • D. 

      4 or 6

  • 23. 
    All infectious diseases are caused by pathogens.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    About ________ of protozoa exist.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      20,000

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      20

  • 25. 
    HIV is spread by _______________.
    • A. 

      Sexual contact

    • B. 

      Sharing needles

    • C. 

      An infected mother to her baby

    • D. 

      All of the above

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