Disease Prevention

~ Exam ~

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This test has 12 questions.

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1. Microorganisms that live in other cells are ___.

  a. bacteria

  b. fungi

  c. viruses

  d. all 3


2. Hand washing should be at least ___ seconds.

  a. 4

  b. 6

  c. 8

  d. 10


3. Exercise lowers the risk of ___.

  a. heart attack

  b. cancer

  c. diabetes

  d. all 3.


4. Smoking raises the risk of ___________.

  a. heart attack

  b. cancer

  c. diabetes

  d. all 3


5. Which of the following does not deal with heart problems?

  a. CPR

  b. EKG

  c. DCD

  d. MI


6. A Heart disease risk beyond your control is ___.

  a. diabetes

  b. obesity

  c. age

  d. all 3


7. Stage 3 hypertension is ___.

  a. 130/90

  b. 150/100

  c. 180/110

  d. 200/130


8. In cancer, cells abnormally ___.

  a. divide

  b. get smaller

  c. shrink

  d. get longer


9. Metastasis refers to cancer ____.

  a. spread

  b. location

  c. prevention

  d. removal


10. A sore that does not heal is a cancer ___.

  a. sure warning sign

  b. possible warning sign

  c. indicator

  d. growth


11. In diabetes, the body ends up with too much ___.

  a. insulin

  b. glucose

  c. sucrose

  d. hormones


12. Of the population with type 2 diabetes, ___% is overweight.

  a. 50

  b. 60

  c. 70

  d. 80