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Pet Physical Exams

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31 questions
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  • Q1
    Which of the following is an example of signalment?
    The horse is limping on its left leg.
    The dog eats 3 lbs of food per day.
    The cat is a Domestic Long Hair.
    The cow had a calf last year.
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  • Q2
    Which of the following is an example of "history"?
    The donkey's name is Waldo.
    The llama is blind in one eye.
    The horse is roan in color.
    The dog is 12 years old.
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  • Q3
    Which cutting tool is used to removal sutures?
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    1
    3
    4
    2
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  • Q4
    Name this instrument
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    Otoscope
    Opthalmoscope
    Octoscope
    Stethoscope
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  • Q5
    Name this instrument
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    Surgical Scissors
    Carmalts
    Bandage Scissors
    Kelly Foreceps
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  • Q6
    Which of the following is abnormal during the "initial observation" of animals?
    The dog's nose is wet and shiny.
    The horse's head is held high in the air.
    The cat's ear are erect.
    The pig's eye lids are saggy.
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  • Q7
    What does the word 'palpate' mean when referring to physical exams?
    Press your thumb against their gums.
    Check for a pulse in their rear leg.
    Feel your hands over the animal.
    Check internally to see if they are pregnant.
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  • Q8
    What do we examine with this tool?
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    Throat
    Ears
    Nasal
    Eyes
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  • Q9
    Name this instrument
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    Opthalmoscope
    Endotracheal Tube
    Dental Float
    Otoscope
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  • Q10
    What is a basic rule of thumb when performing physicals on animals.
    Work from front-to-back and top-to-bottom.
    Perform all 6 vital sign checks.
    Check the problem area last.
    All of the above.
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  • Q11
    Listening for animals to make funny sounds is a procedure used during what step of the exam?
    Signalment
    Socialization
    History
    Initial Observations
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  • Q12
    CRT is utilized to check _____________.
    Blood circulation
    Infections and fevers
    Respiration and oxygen exchange
    Pulse/heart rate
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  • Q13
    Name this instrument
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    Emasculator
    Carmalt
    Elastrator
    Float
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  • Q14
    Which of the following, is not one of the locations for checking a pulse on an animal?
    Behind ears
    On the leg
    Near throat
    Armpit (elbow)
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  • Q15
    Which cutting tool is used during surgery or dissections?
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    2
    3
    1
    4
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  • Q16
    What is the average temperature for a dog?
    102
    100
    98.6
    101.5
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  • Q17
    Which animal would have a faster heart rate?
    Horse
    Chicken
    Dog
    Cow
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  • Q18
    Which animal would have the lowest temperature?
    One who is geriatric
    One who is pregnant
    One recently excercised
    One who is pediatric
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  • Q19
    Name this instrument.
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    Fecal loop
    Dental float
    Kelly foreceps
    Rat Tooth
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  • Q20
    what is the purpose of this tool?
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    To check for cavities during a dental cleaning.
    Remove warbles from the animals skin.
    Remove sutures from a wounded animal.
    To extract ovaries during a spay.
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