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Geissler & Powers: Human Nutrition 13e

Chapter 21: Multiple choice questions


Answer the following questions and then press 'Submit' to get your score.

Question 1

Which of the following confirmed values meet the diagnostic threshold for diabetes?

Question 2

Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 3

Insulin deficiency is associated with

Question 4

The risk factors for type 2 diabetes mellitus include:

Question 5

The pathogenesis of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes includes all the following mechanisms except for:

Question 6

The test for checking mean plasma glucose concentration over the previous 8-10 weeks is:

Question 7

Which statement best describes the differences between the characteristics of type 1 and type 2 diabetes:

Question 8

Which of the following is not a beneficial effect of exercise in people with diabetes:

Question 9

According to trials on diabetes prevention, high-risk individuals can reduce their risk to develop diabetes by doing the following:

Question 10

Which of the following are the recommended blood pressure and lipid goals for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults with diabetes?

Question 11

What is the first-line drug for patients with type 2 diabetes and obesity?

Question 12

According to the recommendations for the nutritional management of patients with diabetes, the consumption of saturated fat should be: