Nursing quiz

Nursing Theory Quiz - 5

Nursing Theory Quiz - 5

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1. “Each human being perceives the world as a total person in making transactions with individuals and things in environment”.

This assumption is stated by:

A. Neuman's system model

B. Nightingale's theory

C. Peplau's Interpersonal Relations model

D. Imogene King’s conceptual framework

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2. Notes on Nursing: What it is, What it is not was written by:

A. Virginia Henderson

B. Betty Neuman

C. Imogene King

D. Dorothea Orem

E. Florence Nightingale

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3. Ernestine Wiedenbach's conceptual model of nursing is called:

A. The Helping Art of Clinical Nursing

B. Modeling and Role Modeling Theory

C. Health As Expanding Consciousness

D. Human-To-Human Relationship Model

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4. A system of nursing care in which patients are placed in units on the basis of their needs for care as determined by the degree of illness rather than on the basis of a medical specialty is:

A. Primary nursing

B. Team nursing

C. Progressive patient care

D. Case method

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5. Which of the following terms refers to the branch of philosophy that deals with questions concerning the nature, scope, and sources of knowledge?

A. Epistemology

B. Epidemiology

C. Metaphysics

D. Ontology

E. Etymology

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6. A theory of knowledge emphasizing the role of experience, especially experience based on perceptual observations by the senses is:

A. Constructivism

B. Empiricism

C. Rationalism

D. Infinitism

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7. Metaphysics is a branch of philosophy which deals with :

A. The study of valid argument forms

B. Theory of knowledge

C. Moral philosophy

D. The study of the nature of reality

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8. According to Peplau's interpersonal model, during which phase of nursing process, the patient participates in goal setting and has a feeling of belonging and selectively responds to those who can meet his or her needs?

A. Orientation

B. Identification

C. Exploitation

D. Resolution

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9. Deliberative Nursing Process Theory was explained by:

A. Hildegard Peplau

B. Dorothea Orem

C. Ida Jean Orlando

D. Patricia Benner

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10. Which of the following is NOT a concept related to Nightingale theory?

A. "Poor or difficult environments led to poor health and disease".

B. "Environment could be altered to improve conditions so that the natural laws would allow healing to occur".

C. The goal of nursing is “to put the patient in the best condition for nature to act upon him”.

D. "Human beings are open systems in constant interaction with the environment ".

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Answer Key
1. D
2. E
3. A
4. C
5. A
6. B
7. D
8. B
9. C
10. D
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