Chapter 11 Quiz

Instructions
Chapter 11 Quiz

This assessment is worth 10 points.

  1. Exercise alters cholesterol levels by   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  2. All of the following psychological traits are associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk EXCEPT   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  3. Beyond age 65   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  4. When the heart contracts, called _____, blood pressure _____; when the heart relaxes, called ______, blood pressure _____.   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  5. The heart muscle receives its blood supply from the   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  6. All of the following are warning signs of a heart attack EXCEPT   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  7. A dietary change that would help prevent cardiovascular disease is to increase the intake of foods high in   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  8. The number-one risk factor for heart disease that you can control is   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  9. Cholesterol testing should begin at age   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  10. Estrogen may lower a woman's risk of cardiovascular disease in all of the following ways EXCEPT   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  



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