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CNA Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the followin should you observe and record when admittin a client?
    • A. 

      Color of the stool and amount of urine voided

    • B. 

      How much the client has eaten and drunk

    • C. 

      Bruises,marks,rashes,or broken skin

    • D. 

      Insurance information

  • 2. 
    When responding to a client on the intercom you should
    • A. 

      Ask for the client's name.

    • B. 

      Say,"What do you want?"

    • C. 

      Give your name and position and sy "may I help you?"

    • D. 

      Say,"The nuse will answer your call."

  • 3. 
    Which of the following things should you do to familiarize a new client with his or her surroundings?
    • A. 

      Show the client where the call light is and how to work it.

    • B. 

      Tell the client no to operate the TV.

    • C. 

      Ask visitors to leave the room while you finish admittin th client.

    • D. 

      Raise the side rails of the bed and raise the bed to high position.

  • 4. 
    When arranging a patient's room, you should do all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Check signal cords.

    • B. 

      Adjust the back and knee rests as directed,

    • C. 

      Administer medications.

    • D. 

      Check lighting

  • 5. 
    When assistin a client in and out of bed, the nurse aide should always
    • A. 

      Employ body mechanic techniques.

    • B. 

      Get another person to help.

    • C. 

      Pull the client's fee out first, and then lift the back up.

    • D. 

      Put shoes on the client because the patient may slip

  • 6. 
    When should you wash your hands?
    • A. 

      When you notice they look or feel dirty

    • B. 

      When the charge nurse tells you to

    • C. 

      At least twice daily

    • D. 

      Before and after contact with a patient

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is correct procedure for serving a meal to a client who mut be fed?
    • A. 

      Serve the tray along with all the other trays, and then come back to feed the client

    • B. 

      Bring the tray to the client last; feed after you have served all other clients

    • C. 

      Bring the tray into the room when yo are ready to feed the client

    • D. 

      Have the kichen hold the tray for one hour

  • 8. 
    The MOST serious problem that wrinkles in the bedclothes can caues is
    • A. 

      Restlessness.

    • B. 

      Sleeplessness.

    • C. 

      Decubitus ulcers.

    • D. 

      Bleeding and shock.

  • 9. 
    An important way to reduce the incidence of decubitus ulcers is to
    • A. 

      Keep the clientin bed.

    • B. 

      Force fluids every 2 hours.

    • C. 

      Change position every 2 hours.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 10. 
    You are told to put a client in Fowler's position. Before changing the position of the client's bed you should
    • A. 

      Open the window.

    • B. 

      Explain the procedure to the client.

    • C. 

      Check with the client's family.

    • D. 

      Remaike the bed.

  • 11. 
    During had washing, the nurse aide accidentally touches the inside of the sink while rinsing the soap off. The NEXT action is to
    • A. 

      Allow the water to run over the hands for two minutes.

    • B. 

      Dry the hands and turn off the faucet with th paper towel.

    • C. 

      Repeat the wash form the beginning.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    When giving mouth care to an unconscious patient, the safest position to privent aspiraion is
    • A. 

      On her aor his back.

    • B. 

      In semi-Fowler's position.

    • C. 

      With the head turned to the side.

    • D. 

      In the supine position

  • 13. 
    Mr. Roark, a newly admitted conscious client, has been put to bed. Before leaving him alone, the FIRST ction would be to
    • A. 

      Ask him if he is hungry.

    • B. 

      Inspect his skin.

    • C. 

      Complete the listing of clothing and valuables.

    • D. 

      Make sure he knows how to use the call light.

  • 14. 
    Whe lifting a heavy object, the correct method would be to bend at the
    • A. 

      Wast, keeping your legs straight.

    • B. 

      Wast, rounding your shoulders.

    • C. 

      Knees, keeping your back straight.

    • D. 

      Knees and waist.

  • 15. 
    When cleaning a client's dentures at the sink the reason th either line the emesis basin wiht a paper towel or to fill the sink with water is to
    • A. 

      Prevent contamintion of the dentures.

    • B. 

      Hide the dentures from view.

    • C. 

      Guard against breaking the dentures.

    • D. 

      Protect the basin from scratches.

  • 16. 
    When assistin a client with eating, one of the FIRST things the nurse aide should do is
    • A. 

      Cut the food into large bite-size pieces.

    • B. 

      Wash his/her hads and the client's hands.

    • C. 

      Butter the client's bread.

    • D. 

      Provide the client with privacy.

  • 17. 
    A patien has a new cast on his right arm. While caring for him, it is improtant to FIRST observe for
    • A. 

      Pulse above the cast.

    • B. 

      Color and hardness of the cast.

    • C. 

      Warmth and color of fingers.

    • D. 

      Signs of crumbling at the cast end.

  • 18. 
    Encouraging a client to take part in activities fo daily living (ADLS) such as bathing, combing hair, and feedin is
    • A. 

      Done only when time permits.

    • B. 

      The family's reponsibility.

    • C. 

      Necessary for rhabilitation.

    • D. 

      A violation fo client rights.

  • 19. 
    In carin for a confused ederly man, it is improtant to remember to
    • A. 

      Keep the dedrails up excrpt when you are at the deside.

    • B. 

      Close the door to the room so that he does not disturb other patients

    • C. 

      Keep the room dark and quiet from becoming upset.

    • D. 

      Remind him each mourning to showe and shave independently.

  • 20. 
    Before assisting a client into wheelchair, the FISRT action would be to check if the
    • A. 

      Client is adequately covered.

    • B. 

      Floor is lippery.

    • C. 

      Door to the room is closed.

    • D. 

      Wheels fo the chair are locked.

  • 21. 
    While giving an unconsious patient a bath, it is important to
    • A. 

      Passive range of motion to all joints,

    • B. 

      Let the charge nurse exercie the patient's joints.

    • C. 

      Call the physical therapist to exercise the patient afterwards.

    • D. 

      Exercise the patient only if the doctor has ordered it

  • 22. 
    Yor are assigned to assist Mrs. Kelley with her lunch. She is on bed rest. The BEST position for her, if permitted, would be
    • A. 

      Tredelenberg position.

    • B. 

      Hyperextension.

    • C. 

      Legs dangling at the side of the bed.

    • D. 

      Fowler's position.

  • 23. 
    When moving a wheelchair onto and elevator, you should stay
    • A. 

      Behind the chair, pulling it toward you.

    • B. 

      Behind the chair, pushing it away from you.

    • C. 

      In fron of client to observe his or her condition.

    • D. 

      To the side and hold the door open.

  • 24. 
    The Foley bag must be kept lower than the client's bladder so that
    • A. 

      Urine will not leak out, soiling the bed.

    • B. 

      Urine will not return to the bladder, causing infection.

    • C. 

      The bag will be hidden and theclient will not be embarrassed.

    • D. 

      The client will be more comfortable in bed.

  • 25. 
    Mrs. Black is a diabetic. For her midafternoon nourishment, the kitchen has sent a cartoon of chocolate ice cream.Your FIRST action should be to
    • A. 

      Substitue diet cola for ice cream.

    • B. 

      Hold the nourishment adn report to the charge nurse.

    • C. 

      Ask the secretary to notify the kitchen of an errir,

    • D. 

      Ask Mrs. Black if she like ice cream.

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