Why are multiple births considered higher risk than single births?
|A)||This is only true for identitcal twins.|
|B)||Because the mother has probably not experience labor before.|
|C)||They are not riskier than single births.|
|D)||Since there is more than one baby being born, there is more risk of complications.|
A birth weight that is less than 5.5 pounds (2.5kg) is considered a(n) _______.
|A)||average birth weight|
|B)||low birth weight|
|D)||a high birth weight|
Once a woman is aware she is pregnant, how soon should she see a doctor?
|A)||by the third month|
|B)||at least by the sixth month|
|C)||only if she feels sick|
|D)||as soon as possible|
Without an umbilical cord, a fetus ________.
|A)||will not be attached to the placenta.|
|B)||will not have access to the mother's blood and oxygen|
|C)||will not be premature|
|D)||cannot develop into twins|
Prenatal care is most like which of the following?
|A)||carefully laying the foundation for a very important building|
|B)||putting the finishing touches on a room you have decorated|
|C)||building a brick wall|
|D)||testing new recipes|
What is the score the physician gives a newborn one and five minutes after birth?
Is the delivery of the baby the end of childbirth?
|A)||No, the childbirth class is part of childbirth.|
|B)||No, delivery is stage one.|
|D)||No, the last stage is the delivery of the placenta.|
A pregnant female who drinks alcohol could cause _________.
|A)||no harm to the baby|
|B)||high birth weight|
|C)||fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)|
|D)||depression in the baby|
Why is a Cesarean section considered a complication of childbirth?
|A)||Surgery is very serious and is not the natural way to have a baby.|
|B)||It is only done in the case of toxemia.|
|C)||It is only performed when there is an ectopic pregnancy.|
|D)||It is only done in the case of a stillbirth.|
Which of the following lists of food would be best for a pregnant woman to eat regularly?
|A)||grapefruit, spinach, beans, and milk|
|B)||ice cream, soft drinks, cookies, and chicken|
|C)||fast food, bagels, pickles, and meat|
|D)||coffee, vegetables, wine, and beef|