Diabetes Test

  1. Insulin is produced in the
    a. heart
    b. liver
    c. pancreas
    d. spleen
  2. When there is a decrease in insulin in the body the blood sugar goes
    a. up
    b. down
    c. stays the same
  3. Diabetes is more prevalent is
    a. the elderly
    b. middle aged
    c. Caucasians
  4. Type 2 diabetes usually happens in people
    a. over the age of 65
    b. under the age of 20
    c. under the age of 40
    d. over the age of 40
  5. What percentage of diabetics have type 2 diabetes?
    a. 10%-20%
    b. 50%-60%
    c. 90%-95%
    d. none of the above
  6. In which case might gestational diabetes occur?
    a. pregnant women
    b. people with cancer
    c. elderly people
    d. people with a thyroid disorder
  7. The normal range for blood sugar is
    a. 80-140
    b. 60-80
    c. 80-240
    d. 50- 200
  8. The average number of children who develop diabetes is
    a. 1-20
    b. 1-100
    c. 1-600
    d. 1- 1000
  9. All of the following are signs of low blood sugar Except
    a. pale skin
    b. loss of appetite
    c. dizziness
    d. none of the above
  10. All of the following are signs of ketoacidosis Except
    a. vomiting
    b. abdominal pain
    c. sour smelling breath
    d. drowsiness
  11. Renal disease kills approximately how many insulin dependent diabetics
    a. 10%
    b. 20%
    c. 50 %
    d. 85%
  12. The incidence of a stroke for people with diabetes
    a. is 1-2 times lower than the general population
    b. is 2-3 times higher than the general population
    c. is 5-10 times higher than the general population
    d. is no different than the general population
  13. Insulin can not be produce without
    a. alpha cells
    b. beta cells
    c. the intrinsic factor
    d. none of the above.
  14. All insulin works the same.
    a. true
    b. false
  15. Type 2 diabetes is also known as insulin dependent diabetes.
    a. true
    b. false
  16. High blood sugar is also known as hypoglycemia.
    a. true
    b. false
  17. There 2 types of diabetes, type A and type B.
    a. true
    b. false
  18. Insulin plays a major role in our everyday living.
    a. true
    b. false
  19. Diabetes is a disorder that prevents the body from breaking down sugar properly.
    a. true
    b. false
  20. All people who have a positive HLA antigen get diabetes.
    a. true
    b. false
  21. Diabetes is not an inherited disease.
    a. true
    b. false
  22. Thin people are most likely to get diabetes.
    a. true
    b. false
  23. Some women acquire diabetes while pregnant.
    a. true
    b. false
  24. Type 1 diabetes is also known as insulin diabetes.
    a. true
    b. false
  25. Type 1 diabetes is not often found in children or young adults.
    a. true
    b. false
  26. High blood sugar has no effects of your eyes.
    a. true
    b. false
  27. Exercise decreases your blood sugar.
    a. true
    b. false
  28. Insulin decreases your blood sugar.
    a. true
    b. false
  29. Food decreases your blood sugar.
    a. true
    b. false
  30. Type 2 diabetes is usually controlled with insulin injections.
    a. true
    b. false
  31. Every year 10%-20% of all nontraumatic amputations are related to diabetes.
    a. true
    b. false