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Vitamin Quizzes & Trivia

Here are some vitamin questions! Hope this helps!


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  • 1. 
    Which vitamin requires bile for absorption, is stored in the liver, maintains healthy skin and mucous membranes and helps you see in dim light?
    • A. 

      Vitamin D

    • B. 

      Vitamin A

    • C. 

      Vitamin E

    • D. 

      Vitamin B1

  • 2. 
    A pt comes in with reduced bone growth, night blindness, keratomalacia, severe drying and scaling of the skin and a generally depressed immune system. What vitamin deficiency might you consider?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin D

    • C. 

      Vitamin B5

    • D. 

      Vitamin B12

  • 3. 
    A pt with Vitamin A excess may exhibit which of the following:
    • A. 

      Reduced bone growth

    • B. 

      Night blindness

    • C. 

      Jaundice and spleen enlargement

    • D. 

      Keratomalacia

  • 4. 
    Which vitamin is synthesized in the liver from calcidol and is then converted into calcitrol in the kidneys?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Calcium

    • C. 

      Phosphate

    • D. 

      Vitamin D

    • E. 

      Vitamin E

  • 5. 
    A pt comes in with Rickets, osteomalacia, and renal osteodystrophy, which vitamin deficiency might you consider?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin B1

    • C. 

      Vitamin D

    • D. 

      Vitamin B2

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 6. 
    True or false. Vitamin D is toxic even in small amounts?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Today I'm going to drink fortified milk eat some salmon for lunch and lay in the sun. Which Vitamin am I trying to obtain?
    • A. 

      Vitamin E

    • B. 

      Vitamin D

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Folate

    • E. 

      Biotin

  • 8. 
    Your provider tells you to go to the store and purchase fortified dairy products, liver and dark green vegetables. You most likely have a deficiency in what vitamin?
    • A. 

      Vitamin D

    • B. 

      Vitamin A

    • C. 

      Vitamin B12

    • D. 

      Niacin

    • E. 

      Vitamin K

  • 9. 
    What Vitamin prevents oxidation of Vitamin A, protects cell membranes and RBCs?
    • A. 

      Vitamin D

    • B. 

      Vitamin E

    • C. 

      Vitamin K

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 10. 
    In some rare cases, malnourished infants may have sign of red blood cell hemolysis. What Vitamin deficiency is responsible?
    • A. 

      Vitamin D

    • B. 

      Vitamin E

    • C. 

      Vitamin A

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 11. 
    True or false. Vitamin E excess has high toxicity levels and augments effects of anticoagulants.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Despite what Jenny Craig says, today I had a nut salad (with dark leafy veggies) with a lot of oil on it, and a slice of whole grain bread with a whole stick of margarin. What Vitamin am I trying to obtain? 
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin K

    • C. 

      Vitamin E

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 13. 
    What Vitamin forms prothrombin in order for normal blood clotting to occur?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin B

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Vitamin K

  • 14. 
    A pt comes in with a prolonged PT/INR (clotting time), they are hemorrhaging. What Vitamin deficiency might you consider?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin B

    • C. 

      Vitamin K

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 15. 
    True or false. Small amounts of Vitamin K are toxic.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Most of this vitamin is synthesized by intestinal bacteria, but eating dark green leafy vegetables may help increase its levels. What vitamin is being described?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin B1

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Vitamin K

    • E. 

      Biotin

  • 17. 
    What vitamin forms collagen, aids in hormone synthesis and infection resistance, and improves the absorption of iron?
    • A. 

      Vitamin A

    • B. 

      Vitamin K

    • C. 

      Vitamin D

    • D. 

      Vitamin C

    • E. 

      Biotin

  • 18. 
    A pt complains of poor wound healing and presents with scurvy.  What vitamin might you tell this pt to take?
    • A. 

      Vitamin B

    • B. 

      Vitamin A

    • C. 

      Biotin

    • D. 

      Vitamin C

    • E. 

      Vitamin D

  • 19. 
    True or false. Vitamin C excess can cause false urinary glucose in diabetic pts.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    True or false. A deficiency in Vitamin C may lead to oxalate urinary calculi.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Today I had a grapefruit, orange, and a glass of water with lemons. I made a raw green salad with strawberries and broccoli. What Vitamin am I hoping to intake?
    • A. 

      Vitamin B1

    • B. 

      Vitamin A

    • C. 

      Vitamin C

    • D. 

      Vitamin D

  • 22. 
    What vitamin is a coenzyme for the breakdown of glucose for energy and maintains healthy nerves?
    • A. 

      Vitamin D

    • B. 

      Vitamin B1

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Folate

    • E. 

      Riboflavin

  • 23. 
    A pt presents with fatigue, poor appetite , constipation, depression, neuropathy, anugular stomatitis,and edema.  You suspect Beriberi. What Vitamin deficiency is the culprit?
    • A. 

      Niacin

    • B. 

      Thiamin

    • C. 

      Riboflavin

    • D. 

      Biotin

    • E. 

      Folate

  • 24. 
    A pt that presents with Beriberi is told to eat pork, liver, poultry, beans, peanut butter, and any other protein sources. What vitamin is being targeted?
    • A. 

      Biotin

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Thiamin

    • D. 

      Folate

    • E. 

      Pyrodoxine

  • 25. 
    Which vitamin is a coenzyme for protein and glucose metabolism?
    • A. 

      Biotin

    • B. 

      Pyridoxine

    • C. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • D. 

      Niacin

    • E. 

      Riboflavin

  • 26. 
    True or false. Riboflavin helps with vision in bright light.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    A pt presents with cheilosis, burning eyes, scaly skin, and a magenta tongue. What vitamin deficiency might be considered?
    • A. 

      Biotin

    • B. 

      Riboflavin

    • C. 

      Thiamin

    • D. 

      Folate

    • E. 

      Pyridoxine

  • 28. 
    Which vitamin is a coenzyme for energy metabolism?
    • A. 

      Biotin

    • B. 

      Folate

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Pyridoxine

    • E. 

      Pantothenic Acid

  • 29. 
    True or false. 60 mg of Tryptophan=10 mg of Niacin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    A pt presents with dermatitis, angular stomatitis, diarrhea, depression, and diorientation. You diagnose them with Pellagra. What vitamin deficiency do you suspect?
    • A. 

      Folate

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Thiamin

    • D. 

      Pantothenic Acid

  • 31. 
    A pt presents with flushing, itching, burning, and tingling.  Their LFTs are abnormal. They admit to eating 10 steaks a day with dark green salad. What vitamin might they have excess of?
    • A. 

      Folate

    • B. 

      Thiamin

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • E. 

      Pyridoxine

  • 32. 
    Which vitamin is a component of coenzyme A?
    • A. 

      Niacin

    • B. 

      Folate

    • C. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • D. 

      Pyridoxine

    • E. 

      Riboflavin

  • 33. 
    Which vitamin is a coenzyme for protein metabolism and aids in the conversion of trytophan to niacin?
    • A. 

      Pyridoxine

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Folate

    • D. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • E. 

      Thiamin

  • 34. 
    A pt presents with an impairment of vibratory sensations, convulsion, and irritability.  When walking to the lobby they display a weak gait. What vitamin deficiency might you consider?
    • A. 

      Thiamin

    • B. 

      Folate

    • C. 

      Vitamin C

    • D. 

      Pyridoxine

    • E. 

      Pantothenic Acid

  • 35. 
    Which vitamin aids in the formation of RBCs and synthesizes DNA and RNA?
    • A. 

      Niacin

    • B. 

      Thiamin

    • C. 

      Vitamin C

    • D. 

      Vitamin B12

    • E. 

      Folate

  • 36. 
    True or false. Intrinsic factor is required for the absorption of B12.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    A pt presents with pernicious anemia, neurologic degeneration, and general pallor. Whta vitamin deficiency might you consider?
    • A. 

      Folate

    • B. 

      Niacin

    • C. 

      Vitamin B12

    • D. 

      Pyridoxine

    • E. 

      Biotin

  • 38. 
    What vitamin is necessary for the maturation of RBCs and synthesis of DNA and RNA?
    • A. 

      Thiamin

    • B. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • C. 

      Riboflavin

    • D. 

      Folate

    • E. 

      Vitamin B12

  • 39. 
    A pregnant woman presents with macrocytic anemia, sprue and pallor. What vitamin deficiency might you suspect?
    • A. 

      Thiamin

    • B. 

      Vitamin B12

    • C. 

      Folate

    • D. 

      Riboflavin

    • E. 

      Niacin

  • 40. 
    Which vitamin is a coenzyme in metabolism?
    • A. 

      Folate

    • B. 

      Biotin

    • C. 

      Niacin

    • D. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • E. 

      Pyridoxine

  • 41. 
    A pt admits to eating a large amount of raw egg whites. You suspect a Biotin deficiency. What else might the pt present with?
    • A. 

      Dermatitis

    • B. 

      Pallor

    • C. 

      Macrocytic anemia

    • D. 

      Beriberi

    • E. 

      Scurvy

  • 42. 
    Today I decide to eat liver and other organ meats, legumes, and mushrooms. What vitamin am I trying to target?
    • A. 

      Niacin

    • B. 

      Folte

    • C. 

      Biotin

    • D. 

      Pantothenic Acid

    • E. 

      Pyridoxine

  • 43. 
    True or false. Minerals can be stored easier than vitamins, so a deficiency is less common. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    True or false.  A deficiency of Phosphorous may be seen in renal disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 45. 
    What mineral forms thyroxine for energy metabolism?
    • A. 

      Iron

    • B. 

      Magnesium

    • C. 

      Iodine

    • D. 

      Phosphorous

  • 46. 
    What mineral deficiency may lead to acrodermatitis enteropathica?
    • A. 

      Magnesium

    • B. 

      Iron

    • C. 

      Phosphorous

    • D. 

      Zinc

    • E. 

      Iodine