Vital Signs MCQ Quiz With Answers!

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Vital Signs MCQ Quiz With Answers!

. Are you aware of the vital signs in the human body? You can take this vital signs MCQ quiz to check how well do you understand the vital signs. Basically, vital signs are various clinical measurements, particularly pulse rate, blood pressure, the temperature of a human body. While answering, you might learn some new things also. So, this is not only a test but a learning session also. You will get a perfect score with all the correct answers. Do share your result with everyone!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Vital signs include blood pressure, Pulse, Temp. Resp. Rate & Oxygen saturation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Where is temperature regulated?
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Skin

    • C. 

      Heat & Cold

    • D. 

      By what a person wears

  • 3. 
    What is the normal range of temperature?
    • A. 

      36.6-37.5 c

    • B. 

      34-36 c

    • C. 

      34.6-36 c

    • D. 

      35.6-38 c

  • 4. 
    What is the normal pulse rate?
    • A. 

      12-20

    • B. 

      15-20

    • C. 

      60-100

    • D. 

      50-80

  • 5. 
    A weak pulse is rated as
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      1+

    • C. 

      2+

    • D. 

      3+

    • E. 

      4+

  • 6. 
    A patient has a pulse rate of 102, a respiration rate of 25, a B/P of 139/90 and a temperature of 103 F. As a nurse, which will you assess first? 
    • A. 

      B/P of 139/90

    • B. 

      Pulse of 102

    • C. 

      Resp. rate of 25

    • D. 

      Temp. of 103 F

  • 7. 
    What is the maximum of oxygen you can give a patient with COPD?
    • A. 

      2 L/min

    • B. 

      10 L/min

    • C. 

      4 L/min

    • D. 

      6 L/min

  • 8. 
    Blood pressure is the force against the arterial wall.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A person that is dehydrated will experience a low B/P.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What factor does not influence Respiration rate?
    • A. 

      Age

    • B. 

      Gender

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      Medication

    • E. 

      Pain

  • 11. 
    COPD regulation is by hypoxemia via chemoreceptors in the brain
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Eupnea is another word for difficulty breathing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Pulse deficit is the difference between the apical and radial rate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    A patient has a radial pulse of 65 & an apical rate of 66. What is the pulse deficit?
    • A. 

      0

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      1+

    • D. 

      131

  • 15. 
    For a patient with a Temp. of 104 F and a damaged hypothalamus, will you give an antipyretic to lower the temperature?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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