Fall 2013 Health And Wellness Final

30 Questions | Total Attempts: 46

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Fall 2013 Health And Wellness Final

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Withdrawal symptoms occur with drugs that produce              
    • A. 

      Habituation

    • B. 

      Tolerance

    • C. 

      Physical dependence

    • D. 

      Psychological dependence

  • 2. 
    The incidence of Alzheimer's is expected to:
    • A. 

      Increase as the population ages

    • B. 

      Decrease with technological research and treatment

    • C. 

      Remain unchanged

    • D. 

      Rise due to more radiation exposure

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is true of wellness?
    • A. 

      Wellness is a dynamic process

    • B. 

      Wellness is the absence of physical infirmity

    • C. 

      The dimensions of wellness are interrelated

    • D. 

      Both a and c

  • 4. 
    Etiology refers to the:
    • A. 

      Cause of the disease

    • B. 

      Spread of a disease within a population

    • C. 

      Treatment of a disease

    • D. 

      Recurrence of a disease

  • 5. 
    Parasympathetic activity tends to:
    • A. 

      Increase heart rate and decrease digestive activity

    • B. 

      Decrease both heart rate and digestive activity

    • C. 

      Increase both heart rate and digestive activity

    • D. 

      Decrease heart rate and increase digestive activity

  • 6. 
    The substance found in skeletal muscle that can also be taken as a dietary supplement is:
    • A. 

      Glycogen

    • B. 

      Creatine

    • C. 

      Triglyceride

    • D. 

      Steroids

  • 7. 
    A technique for opening blocked arteries that involves inflating a balloon in the arteries is:
    • A. 

      Angioplasty

    • B. 

      Coronary bypass

    • C. 

      Angiographic hyperplastic tomography

    • D. 

      Arterial infusion

  • 8. 
    Antibiotics only kill harmful bacteria?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The energy equivalent of a pound of body fat is               
    • A. 

      1500 calories

    • B. 

      2000 calories

    • C. 

      9 calories

    • D. 

      3500 calories

  • 10. 
    Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that is characterized by:
    • A. 

      Disturbances with body image

    • B. 

      An overprotective family unable to deal with conflict

    • C. 

      Preoccupation with food

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Poor nutrition increases the risk of:
    • A. 

      High blood pressure

    • B. 

      Type 2 diabetes

    • C. 

      Obesity

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Which of the following club drugs is referred to as the "date rape drug?"
    • A. 

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    • B. 

      GHB

    • C. 

      Marijuana

    • D. 

      Ketamine

  • 13. 
    Which of the following diseases causes destruction of the tiny air sacs in the lungs called alveoli as a result of cigarette smoking?
    • A. 

      Bronchitis

    • B. 

      Emphysema

    • C. 

      Scurvy

    • D. 

      Halitosis

  • 14. 
    A hospice functions to:
    • A. 

      Help physicians try to extend a terminal patient's life

    • B. 

      Care for the spiritual as well as physical needs of dying patients

    • C. 

      Help families of terminally ill patients carry out the patient's living will

    • D. 

      Help families make funeral arrangements for dying patients

  • 15. 
    The third stage in the process of death and dying is:
    • A. 

      Anger

    • B. 

      Denial

    • C. 

      Bargaining

    • D. 

      Acceptance

  • 16. 
    Drugs work by binding to:
    • A. 

      Receptors

    • B. 

      Analgesics

    • C. 

      Neurotransmitter molecules

    • D. 

      Brain tissue

  • 17. 
    Hormones are synthesized and released:
    • A. 

      By the cerebral cortex

    • B. 

      By the endocrine system

    • C. 

      By the endorphin glands

    • D. 

      At synapses between neurons

  • 18. 
    Ecstasy causes a feeling of self-confidence and closeness to others?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Protein yields how many calories per gram?
    • A. 

      Nine

    • B. 

      Seven

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Zero

  • 20. 
    Side effects of anabolic steroids include:
    • A. 

      Liver tumors and jaundice

    • B. 

      Reduced sperm count

    • C. 

      Enlargement of the clitoris

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    An advantage of strength training is that it:
    • A. 

      Helps reduce body weight

    • B. 

      Improves cardiovascular fitness

    • C. 

      Gives the body a trim, muscular appearance

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 22. 
    Mononucleosis is caused by which virus?
    • A. 

      HPV

    • B. 

      Hepatitis A

    • C. 

      HIV

    • D. 

      EBV

  • 23. 
    In the body, blood depleted of oxygen returns to the            
    • A. 

      Left atrium

    • B. 

      Right atrium

    • C. 

      Left ventricle

    • D. 

      Right ventricle

  • 24. 
    Type question here
    • A. 

      Answer option 1

    • B. 

      Answer option 2

    • C. 

      Answer option 3

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 25. 
    Which drugs increase energy and physical activity?
    • A. 

      Hallucinogens

    • B. 

      Sedatives

    • C. 

      Stimulants

    • D. 

      Tranquilizers