Health Worldwide Trivia Questions

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  • 1. 
    The African nation of Benin is located in what imaginary "belt" where meningitis epidemics are common?
    • A. 

      Meningitis Belt

    • B. 

      Viral Belt

    • C. 

      Bacteria Belt

    • D. 

      Orion's Belt

  • 2. 
    In 2009, how much of healthcare expenses in Afghanistan were paid for out-of-pocket?
    • A. 

      11%

    • B. 

      44%

    • C. 

      99.70%

    • D. 

      27%

  • 3. 
    How many physicians are there for every 10,000 people in Afghanistan?
    • A. 

      46

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      2

  • 4. 
    What did rural residents in Zambia initially do with the distributed mosquito nets?
    • A. 

      Mailed Them To Tanzania

    • B. 

      Threw Them Away

    • C. 

      Used Them To Make Wedding Dresses

    • D. 

      Hung Them From Trees

  • 5. 
    What organization declared in 2000 that France had "the best healthcare in the world"?
    • A. 

      France's Ministry Of The Interior

    • B. 

      U.S. Department Of Health And Human Services

    • C. 

      The United Nations

    • D. 

      World Health Organization

  • 6. 
    What did France ban the sale of after it was linked to several deaths, owing to high levels of caffeine?
    • A. 

      Coffee

    • B. 

      Mountain Dew

    • C. 

      Coca Cola

    • D. 

      Red Bull

  • 7. 
    What pneumonia-like disease first appeared in 2002 in the Guangdong Province of China?
    • A. 

      SADS

    • B. 

      SIDS

    • C. 

      AIDS

    • D. 

      SARS

  • 8. 
    On 18 May 2004, what did the World Health Organization announce had been eradicated in China?
    • A. 

      SARS

    • B. 

      Polio

    • C. 

      Chickenpox

    • D. 

      Diptheria

  • 9. 
    What organization dramatically reduced cases of Guinea worm disease without the use of drugs or vaccines?
    • A. 

      World Health Organization

    • B. 

      United Nations

    • C. 

      Carter Center

    • D. 

      UNICEF

  • 10. 
    What did a 2005 study say was responsible for the decline in food borne illness in the U.S?
    • A. 

      Hair Nets

    • B. 

      Hand Sanitizers

    • C. 

      Antibacterial Cleaners

    • D. 

      Restaurant Grading System

  • 11. 
    What retailer was first to offer $4 generic drug prescriptions in 2006, inspiring others to follow suit?
    • A. 

      WalMart

    • B. 

      Kroger

    • C. 

      Target

    • D. 

      J.C. Penney

  • 12. 
    What U.S. city surprisingly ranked 41 of 50 the 2010 list of America's fittest cities?
    • A. 

      Los Angeles

    • B. 

      Cleveland, Ohio

    • C. 

      Las Vegas, Nevada

    • D. 

      Dover, Delaware

  • 13. 
    What is there not enough of that experts say contributes to a lack of general fitness in Los Angeles?
    • A. 

      Parks And Playgrounds

    • B. 

      Education

    • C. 

      Gyms And Workout Facilities

    • D. 

      Fresh Produce

  • 14. 
    What organization provided 7 million healthy meals and snacks to U.S. children in the summer of 2011?
    • A. 

      The Y

    • B. 

      Department Of Agriculture

    • C. 

      Planned Parenthood

    • D. 

      Department of Health & Human Services

  • 15. 
    What organization is the largest provider of health and wellness programs in the U.S?
    • A. 

      The Y (aka YMCA)

    • B. 

      Department Of Agriculture

    • C. 

      American Medical Association

    • D. 

      Department of Health & Human Services