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Chapter 13 1. What are the standard criteria used for diagnosing an eating disorder? Stu dent Res pon se a. Beh avio ral Ris k Fact or Sur veil lanc e Syst em b. diso rder ed eati ng que stio nnai re c. Dia gno stic and Stat isti cal Ma nua l of Me ntal Dis ord ers d. anal ysis of atyp ical 2. Chronic dieters have elevated cortisol levels. What is cortisol? Stu dent Res pon se a. a lipo prot ein b. an app etite stim ulan t c. a neur otra nsm itter d . a stre ss hor mon e 3. Which of the following is the most common eating disorder? Stu dent Res pon se a. Bin ge- eati ng diso rder . b. Buli mia ner vos a. c. Pica . d. Ano rexi a ner vos a. 4. Which is NOT a symptom of anorexia nervosa? Stu dent Res pon se a. inte nse fear of gain ing wei ght b. loss of men stru al cycl e c. secr etiv e con sum ptio n of larg e amo unts of foo d in a shor t peri od of tim e d. refu sal to mai ntai 5. Which of the following family characteristics is NOT associated with anorexia nervosa? Stu dent Res pon se a. avoi dan ce of ope n disc ussi ons to reso lve disa gree men ts b. rigi d fam ily stru ctur e c. ang ry and disr upti ve fam ily envi ron men t d. Non e of the abo ve are asso 6. 7. Weight cycling is unlikely to cause immediate illness. Student Response True 8. Research has clearly shown that the media's portrayal of body image is a direct cause of eating disorders. Student Response False 9. The diagnostic criteria for eating disorders cannot be applied to men. Student Response False 10. Research has shown that family dynamics are not related to the development of eating disorders. Student Response False 11. For most adults, it is difficult to get adequate nutrients if eating less than ________ kcals a day. Stu dent Res pon se a. 1,00 0- 1,20 0 b . 1,60 0- 1,80 0 c. 1,20 0- 1,50 0 d. 1,80 0- 2,00 0 12. The type of eating disorder characterized by episodes of binging and purging is: Stu dent Res pon se a. com puls ive eati ng diso rder . b. anor exia nerv osa. c. bing e eati ng diso rder . d . buli mia nerv osa. 13. Which of the following BEST describes an eating disorder? Stu dent Res pon se a. any beh avio r in whi ch one atte mpt s to red uce one' s bod y wei ght belo w a heal thy ran ge b. any con diti on in whi ch one' s eati ng beh avio r cha nge s mor e than 6 tim 14. ... View Full Document

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