Health Worldwide Quiz

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Health Worldwide Quizzes & Trivia

Match the Health And Fitness terms with the correct meanings.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Saudi Arabia is the only country in the Middle East to have what law regarding children in vehicles?
    • A. 

      Child Restraint Laws

    • B. 

      Children Singing

    • C. 

      Children Reading

    • D. 

      Children Eating

  • 2. 
    What percentage of U.S. babies under the age of 1 are immunized against Hib3?
    • A. 

      31

    • B. 

      93

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      55

  • 3. 
    How many cases of diphtheria were reported in the U.S. in 2009?
    • A. 

      144

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      28

    • D. 

      851

  • 4. 
    What is credited with cutting malaria deaths in half in Zambia between 2006 and 2008?
    • A. 

      Vitamin C

    • B. 

      Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Nets

    • C. 

      Fly Swatters

    • D. 

      Citronella Candles

  • 5. 
    As the anopheles mosquito is most active at night, what activity puts Africans most at risk for malaria?
    • A. 

      Reading

    • B. 

      Vacuuming

    • C. 

      Sleeping

    • D. 

      Cooking

  • 6. 
    What percentage of children under the age of one year in Japan are immunized against polio?
    • A. 

      14.7

    • B. 

      99.2

    • C. 

      43.1

    • D. 

      0

  • 7. 
    What was the number one killer in Zambia in 2006, credited with more than 50,000 fatalities?
    • A. 

      Choking

    • B. 

      Auto Accidents

    • C. 

      Smallpox

    • D. 

      Malaria

  • 8. 
    What do men in Japan do more than men in any other country?
    • A. 

      Smoke Cigarettes

    • B. 

      Crochet

    • C. 

      Repair Their Own Cars

    • D. 

      Read Danielle Steele Novels

  • 9. 
    What parasitic disease does the Carter Center aim to eradicated from the Western hemisphere by 2015?
    • A. 

      Smallpox

    • B. 

      Avian Flu

    • C. 

      River Blindness (Onchocerciasis)

    • D. 

      Polio

  • 10. 
    In 2007, 10% of U.S. teens had a prescription for what, a 100% increase from 1997?
    • A. 

      A Controlled Substance

    • B. 

      Vitamins

    • C. 

      Steroids

    • D. 

      Acne Medication

  • 11. 
    What do U.S. doctors recommend as the best prevention of death from colon cancer?
    • A. 

      Oral Medication

    • B. 

      Regular Screenings

    • C. 

      Fruit Juice

    • D. 

      Vitamins

  • 12. 
    About many Americans belong to The Y (YMCA) in 2010?
    • A. 

      12 Million

    • B. 

      2 Million

    • C. 

      44 Million

    • D. 

      21 Million

  • 13. 
    What organization is the largest operator of swimming pools in the U.S?
    • A. 

      Gold's Gym

    • B. 

      The Y (aka YMCA)

    • C. 

      U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

    • D. 

      American Aquatics

  • 14. 
    According to a 2009 study Canadian adults, what do 90% of them have that is considered "acceptable"?
    • A. 

      Mental Illness

    • B. 

      Blood Pressure Levels

    • C. 

      Hair Loss

    • D. 

      Alcoholism

  • 15. 
    What Latin-inspired fitness-dance program did Beto Perez create quite by accident in his native Columbia?
    • A. 

      Step Aerobics

    • B. 

      Zumba

    • C. 

      Dance Trance

    • D. 

      Jazzercise

  • 16. 
    What government ministry was created in 2002 to promote sports on all levels throughout France?
    • A. 

      Department of Sports

    • B. 

      French Athletic Association

    • C. 

      French Sports Ministry

    • D. 

      French Fitness Foundation

  • 17. 
    What 2200-mile bicycle race is held in France each year?
    • A. 

      Champagne National

    • B. 

      Tour De France

    • C. 

      French National Bicycle Race

    • D. 

      Wayfarer Race