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1

Females can expect to reach their adult height at about the age of

14-15

2

True or False: If infants or young children do not feel a sense of security in their environment, they are at greater risk for failure to thrive

true

3

Which statement is true about the development of healthful eating habits, regular physical activity, and the life span?

Establishing healthful eating habits and regular physical activity at a young age will most likely carry over into adulthood

4

True or False: It is not easy for infants to become dehydrated due to the massive amount of formula or human milk they consume per kilogram body weight

false

5

How long does an infant need to breastfeed to get the calories in the fat rich hind milk?

20 minutes

6

What is the major advantage of breastfeeding over formula feeding with regard to long-term health?

Breastfeeding provides increased immunity or immune protection

7

Which of the following sugars is synthesized in the mother's breast?

galactose

8

What type of formula is available for infants who cannot tolerate lactose or proteins in cow milk-based infant formula?

soy-based infant formula

9

Which is more expensive?

formula

10

In the early months of life the tongue thrusts outward when touched or depressed due to?

the extrusion reflex

11

At what pace do experts recommend adding new foods to a baby's diet?

1 at a time

12

In infants that develop gastroesophageal reflux, this condition will usually resolve itself by the age of

12 months old

13

Which is a good practice to help prevent ear infections in infants?

not allowing a child to take a bottle to bed

14

If baby formula is fed and the baby is suffering from colic, the formula may need to be changed to a

soy-based formula

15

Which of the following are symptoms of colic?

*crying episodes lasting 3 or more hours
*flatulence

16

How many proteins does cow milk contain that may cause allergic reactions in infants?

40

17

A result of diarrhea in infants is

dehydration

18

True or false: Infants should not be allowed to sleep with a bottle because this may lead to bottle tooth decay.

true

19

__________-weight children have a built-in feeding mechanism that regulates food intake to match their intake needs

normal

20

True or false: It is important for parents to demonstrate healthful eating behaviors for their teens because this is the time in which attitudes begin to develop toward food and eating.

false

21

A child that consumes too little fiber, too little water and does not respond promptly to the urges to defecate may suffer with bouts of

constipation

22

Which of the following diet-related causes have been proposed to cause hyperactivity?

*food additives
*food allergies
*consumption of large amounts of sugars

23

Which health condition is generally thought of as an adult condition?

type 2 diabetes

24

Which of the following statements are true about typical teenager eating patterns?

* do not eat enough vegetables
*they have the poorest nutrient intake of any other life stage

25

Choose the strategies that are most likely to help motivate teenagers to eat healthier

*for girls, emphasize weight management
*for boys, emphasize muscular development

26

Female teens who restrict their calories are at risk for developing

osteoporosis

27

Which of the following vitamins can be prescribed to treat severe cases of acne?

Vitamin A

28

What are some reasons why obesity and type 2 diabetes are on the rise among children and teenagers?

children spend more time watching tv, playing video games, and consuming more sugared beverages than in the past

29

Which of the following are possible complications for a female who becomes pregnant within 2 years of menarche?

*premature birth
*anemia
*spontaneous abortion

30

What age are most females when their height increases at the fastest rate?

11