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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Health and Medicine Questions

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Grade 8 Microbiology
Which of the following is considered to be smallest in size?
  1. bacterium
  2. red blood cell
  3. virus
  4. lymphocyte
Grade 8 Fitness
Flexibility is best described as the:
  1. Ability to exert force
  2. Ability to work the muscle over a period of time
  3. Range of movement possible at various joints
  4. The ability to bend and touch the toes.
Grade 8 Diet and Nutrition
Carbohydrates supply the body with
  1. energy.
  2. I don't know.
  3. oxidation.
  4. carbon dioxide.
Grade 8 Microbiology
Primary human pathogens include viruses, bacteria, and fungi.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Diet and Nutrition
Which food group is rich in calcium?
  1. grains
  2. vegetables
  3. fruit
  4. milk and dairy
Grade 8 Fitness
Which of these statements describe the results of exercise?
  1. breathing rate decreases to increase oxygen flow to muscles
  2. breathing rate increases to increase oxygen flow to muscles
  3. breathing rate decreases to reduce oxygen flow to muscles
  4. breathing rate decreases to increase carbon dioxide flow to muscles
Grade 8 Microbiology
Bacteria are       one      - celled organisms that are found nearly everywhere.
Grade 8 Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments
High levels of glucose in the blood might be a sign of which disease?
  1. AIDS
  2. cancer
  3. diabetes
  4. asthma
Grade 8 Diet and Nutrition
Which answer would be the incorrect example for a protein?
  1. turkey
  2. ham
  3. bacon
  4. carrots
Grade 8 Microbiology
Which organisms do not have a nucleus in them?
  1. Flagellates
  2. Fungi
  3. Bacteria
  4. Ciliates
Grade 8 Microbiology
Unicellular organisms contain many cells.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Prenatal and Child Care
To ensure safe playground behaviour, teach children how to drop from monkey bars onto their feet with their         knees         slightly bent.
Grade 8 Prenatal and Child Care
To ensure safe playground behavior, teach children to always wear         shoes         when playing in any playground.
Grade 8 Prenatal and Child Care
To ensure safe playground behavior, teach children to stay away from the        front         and        back        of moving swings.
Grade 8 Prenatal and Child Care
Babies do not need a bath everyday,         three         times a week is usually enough until the baby becomes more mobile.
Grade 8 Prenatal and Child Care
Babies usually don't require a               moisturizer               after a bath. If a baby's skin is dry, you may be bathing the baby too often.
Grade 8 Drugs and Alcohol
Alcohol is a stimulant.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Drugs and Alcohol
              Stimulants                are drugs that speed up your body.
Grade 8 Diet and Nutrition
Any food made from wheat, rice, oats, cornmeal, barley, or another cereal grain is in the Grains Group.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 8 Diet and Nutrition
What is the best way to know that the bread you are buying is a whole-grain bread?
  1. The label says "wheat bread"
  2. The bread is brown in color
  3. The bread looks and tastes "grainy"
  4. Any ingredient uses the word "whole grain"
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