U36: Body Image and Eating Disorders: Practice quiz

8 July 2024
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Regular exercise is critical to all age groups in maintaining body composition. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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True, Regular exercise is critical to all age groups in maintaining body composition.
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Body image can affect a person's health. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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True, Body image can affect a person's health.
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A person suffering from anorexia nervosa typically suffers from which of the following health issues? A. low blood pressure B. thin/weak bones C. damage to internal organs D. all of the above
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all of the above
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Eating disorders are caused by all of the following factors EXCEPT: A. psychological factors B. genetic factors C. economic class D. financial factors
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economic class
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People with sedentary lifestyles have completely different nutritional needs than those with athletic lifestyles. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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False, People with sedentary lifestyles have completely different nutritional needs than those with athletic lifestyles.
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Which eating disorder causes people to see themselves as fat, regardless of what they actually weigh? A. anorexia nervosa B. bulimia nervosa C. binge eating disorder D. compulsive overeating
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anorexia nervosa
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People with an eating disorder can seek professional help to overcome their disorder or can wait until the disorder goes away on its own. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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False, People with an eating disorder can seek professional help to overcome their disorder and cannot wait until the disorder goes away on its own.
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Parents are a large factor in how their children perceive their bodies . Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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True, Parents are a large factor in how their children perceive their bodies
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Family members cannot typically treat a loved one's eating disorder because __________. A. they don't have enough time or money B. they don't have enough patience or knowledge C. they don't have enough patience or courage D. they don't have enough knowledge or resources
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D. they don't have enough knowledge or resources
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A complete definition of body image includes how intelligent one believes him or herself to be. Please select the best answer from the choices provided. T F
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False, A complete definition of body image includes how intelligent one believes him or herself to be.