PSYC 210 Quiz 8 – Question and Answers Set 2


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PSYC 210 Quiz 8 LUO (58 out of 60 points )

  1. Hospice professionals treat the whole person, providing assistance with physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.
  2. Passive euthanasia is a false distinction; it is not euthanasia at all.
  3. Maisy is a 28-year-old female was just diagnosed with breast cancer. When her husband asked about her appointment she replied, “Oh, everything is fine.” Maisy is in the _____ stage of grief described by Kübler-Ross.
  4. As of 2016, physician-assisted suicide was legal throughout all of the United States.
  5. A document which describes the medical procedures a person prefers for his or her end of life care (is not necessarily a legal document).
  6. Some individuals believe that physician-assisted suicide is a direct violation of the Hippocratic Oath (the pledge recited by new physicians as a part of their passage from medical school into the professional practice of medicine).
  7. When Florence’s husband died after a long battle with cancer, she was comforted with the thought that he was no longer in pain. This is an example of:
  8. As of 2016, physician-assisted suicide was legal in _____ U.S. states.
  9. Between the ages of ______ children develop the ability to understand and interact with their world in a more realistic way.
  10. Christianity teaches that “sanctity of life” takes precedence over a perceived “quality of life.”
  11. In the Netherlands, euthanasia is legal for individuals suffering from:
  12. Support aimed at reducing pain and suffering in an effort to assist individuals in dying with dignity.
  13. When George learned that his 22-year-old son had suffered life-threatening injuries while serving with the United States Army in Afghanistan, he drove to the army recruiter’s office and began shouting at the officer who had signed his son up. George is likely to be experiencing the ________ stage of grief described by Kübler-Ross.
  14. In late adulthood, individuals tend to fear _____.
  15. Adolescents understand that death is irreversible, yet most tend to participate in high-risk behaviors. This paradox is likely linked to  _______.
  16. _______ is not considered part of the lifespan.
  17. According to Piaget’s theory, young children may assume that death is:
  18. In the Netherlands, adults who are terminally ill may chose euthanasia, but infants, children and adolescents cannot be euthanized.
  19. The irreversible cessation of breathing and blood circulation, or an irreversible cessation of brain activity, including activity in the brain stem which controls and regulates breathing, is the commonly accepted _______ standard of death.
  20. Support aimed at curing illness and prolonging life.
  21. Casale, Wild &Kuo found that individuals diagnosed with a terminal illness report lower levels of pain and reduced rates of depression when _______________ is readily available.
  22. Russac, Gatliff, Reece &Spottswood found that death anxiety is highest in _____.
  23. This type of grief is experienced in circumstances where the death of a loved one is not acknowledged by others (such as in cases of abortion, miscarriage or still birth), or when the cause of death carries with it a social stigma (such as execution or suicide).
  24. The Kübler-Ross model is universally accepted as the predictable process one experiences when a loved one dies.
  25. Most religions accept euthanasia as a compassionate alternative to end of life suffering.
  26. Greer and his colleagues interviewed women with a recent diagnosis of breast cancer. They were able to place all subjects into specific categories based on how they reacted to the diagnosis. These categories included all of the following EXCEPT:
  27. In order to avoid committing euthanasia individuals should pursue every available medical treatment.
  28. Ginger and Meredith are both receiving chemotherapy treatments for cancer. Ginger is 82, Meredith is 29. Which woman is probably experiencing a greater degree of death anxiety?
  29. A key criticism of the Kübler-Ross model is its:
  30. The emotional response to a loved one’s death