Test Your Knowledge: Eating Disorders

15 Questions
Eating Disorder Quizzes & Trivia

Eating disorders are a disease that affects a wide range of people of any gender in the world today. If you want to know how much knowledge you have on the topic or want to add to your knowledge, take this quiz.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The depressant effect of starvation is:
    • A. 

      Decreased basal metabolic rate

    • B. 

      Antidepressant drugs

    • C. 

      Psychological health problem

    • D. 

      Depression

  • 2. 
    What does the word nervosa mean?
    • A. 

      Electrolytes

    • B. 

      Nervous orgin

    • C. 

      Vomiting

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 3. 
    What does the word anorexia mean?
    • A. 

      vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Without appetite

    • C. 

      Metabolism

    • D. 

      Vomiting

  • 4. 
    The process by which the body burns food to produce energy is called what?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Electrolytes

    • C. 

      Nervous orgin

    • D. 

      Vasal metabolism

  • 5. 
    Eating disorders are not about what?
    • A. 

      Food

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      Hunger

  • 6. 
    What does the word bulimia mean?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Hunger like an ox

    • C. 

      Vomiting

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 7. 
    Which is a contributing factor of eating disorders?
    • A. 

      Family pressures

    • B. 

      High self-esteem

    • C. 

      Both A and B

    • D. 

      none of the above

  • 8. 
    The minimum amount of energy needed to maintain the body's systems is called what?
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      Food and water

  • 9. 
    Which is NOT a type of eating disorder?
    • A. 

      Anorexia nervosa

    • B. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    What is the name for the minderals such as sodium, potassium, and chloride which become electronically charge when in solutions such as body fluids?
    • A. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    What are ways used to purge for bulimics?
    • A. 

      Excercise

    • B. 

      Vomit

    • C. 

      diurectics

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    Which of the eating disorders is related to an addicitve personality?
    • A. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • B. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • C. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Which of these eating disorders causes a distorted body image?
    • A. 

      Bulimia nervosa

    • B. 

      Binge eating disorder

    • C. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • D. 

      Diurectics

  • 14. 
    The best thing with which to replace or restore body fluids.
    • A. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • B. 

      Food

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Electrolytes

  • 15. 
    The proper name for rapid ups and downs in weight that are sometimes called "yo-yo" dieting.
    • A. 

      Weight cycling

    • B. 

      Vasal metabolism

    • C. 

      Aneorexia nervosa

    • D. 

      Bulimia nervosa