Flashcards in Final Exam Questions Deck (62):
How do muslims typically break Ramadan?
With liquid (water) and an odd number of dates
What is the most dominant religion in India today?
India is the world's largest producer of:
Milk and bananas
Which of the following is NOT a food used for its medicinal value in India?
A. Aloe vera
B. Avocados (NOT)
C. Black nightshade
D. Licorice root
With a traditional Arab lunch, what drink is NOT served during the meal?
A. Cider (NOT)
B. Diluted yogurt drinks
Which festival is know as the "festival if breaking the fast?"
Which of the following is NOT important in maintaining health in the Middle Eastern culture?
B. Exercise (NOT)
C. Keeping warm and dry
Core foods of Greece include all of the following except
C. Pasta (NOT)
What meats are associated with greek holidays and traditions?
Lamb and goat
Why are blue and white often the color of greek table cloths?
Colors of the Greek flag
What is the capital of North Korea?
What color do the Koreans NOT focus on?
C. Brown (NOT)
What is Ki?
What is the prominent religion for Tongan immigrants of the US?
T/F: The two common utensils used at Filipino meals are a fork and knife
Which practices are used in the Philippines to keep the body's health balanced?
What food is Fukien NOT known for?
A. Walnut paste (NOT)
B. Egg rolls
C. Paper wrapped foods
What two foods are staples in Pakistan?
Lentils and various wheat breads
Due to the non-effective Health Care Systems in Pakistan, which CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) system is emphasized in Pakistan?
What religion is NOT combined with ancestor worship for religious practices?
Which are NOT signs of yin depletion?
A. Night sweats
B. Ear ringing
C. Dry skin (NOT)
D. Gray hair
What food is considered a Caribbean staple?
What is the primary religion in the Caribbean islands
How are dishes differentiated between regions within the Caribbean?
What is the primary religion of South America
How many million people in South American descent live in the US?
Which of the following is considered the main dish of Brazil?
What culture had the most influence in Mexican culture?
What is the center of all Mexican meals?
Which of the following is used to treat burns? (Mexico)
Why is religion complicated in Russia?
A. Atheism was the official stance of the communist party
B. Synergy and corruption between the government and church
Which of the following is not true about Russian travel?
A. Winter is cheapest
B. Most sings are written in Cyrillic and English (NOT - bc only written in Cyrillic)
C. Most younger people speak English
D. Showing up "empty handed" is frowned upon
What is one problem with hospitals in Russia?
B. Poorly spread out, in favor of urban areas
C. Not enough doctors with experience
D. Long waiting lists
(All of the above)
What region focuses on meat and commonly has many sweets?
Which of the following cultures influenced East African culture and food?
B. Asian Indian
(All of the above)
What is traditional southern African American cuisine commonly called?
What are the core foods of Swiss cuisine
Bread, cheese and dairy products
What is the leading religion of Central Europe?
Which of the following languages is not spoken in Switzerland?
B. Swiss (NOT)
What culture influenced Italian culture?
Which of the following is common among all the regions of Southern European countries?
Lunch is the main meal
Which of the following is NOT a therapeutic use of food in Southern Europe?
A. Circus fruits and peaches may cause skin ailments
B. Raw eggs and dandelion greens are eaten for strength and vitality
C. Light foods are difficult to digest (NOT - bc they're easy to digest)
D. Wet meals "cleanse the system"
What region is most known for being lactose tolerant?
What is NOT a reason why Hot Cross Buns are symbolic?
A. Cross between sun and fire
B. 4 seasons
C. Cross between sun and moon (NOT)
Which of the following is not a remedy or an unconventional therapy used by the French Canadians?
A. Tobacco smoke blown into ear to cure headaches
B. Red flannels filled with camphor / asafetida to prevent illness
C. Using laxatives to maintain bowel regularity (NOT)
D. String of garlic for a baby to cure worms
What is a unique dish that is popular on All Saint's Day in Guatemala?
What country believes that being too thin is a sign of illness
What country believes in witchcraft practiced by brujos and brujas?
What are the three most commonly cultivated crops among Native American nations?
Corn, beans, squash
What is the common belief among various Native American tribes?
Which health concern matches it's correct percentages
20% of native Americans have chronic kidney disease
diet in Southeast Asia
-fish and fish sauces
-lumpia, pancit, chicken adobo, stemmed rice noodles, pork
medical conditions of southeast asians in the US
-SUNDS (sudden unexpected nocturnal death syndrome)
popular foods found in Hawaii
-fish or poultry (teriyaki)
-dried sugared fruits (guava, ginger, mango)
-sweet potato, potato or mac salad
common diseases in native Hawaiians
medicine in pacific island culture
-communication with super natural
-lokahi (harmony between people, nature, gods)
religion in pacific island culture
greeks and religion
Israel's Independence Day
caste system in India
-part of hinduism
-ranking of classes / social divides
-4 main categories
conservative Pakistani American homes and schooling
-father head of household
-children are valued
-women less educated