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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through V and VI.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In chapter VI, what did the patient's wife do that helped him overcome his depression?
(a) She spoke to him about heaven and all the loved ones who would be waiting for him.
(b) She showed him how she would be able to move on.
(c) She pointed out his admirable traits.
(d) She arranged all of their logistical details.
2. What does Kubler-Ross say that most American doctors are afraid to do?
(a) Tell family members that a loved one is dying.
(b) Accept that they, themselves, could die from an illness.
(c) Lose a patient on their watch.
(d) Admit to a patient that he or she will die.
3. What does Dr. Kubler-Ross blame for the increased fear of death and dying?
(a) Loss of religion.
(b) Misplaced priorities.
(c) Modern technology.
(d) Poor communication.
4. About what is the patient in chapter VI most depressed?
(a) He does not believe in the afterlife.
(b) He does not want to die.
(c) His wife does not respect him.
(d) He has lost so many family members to death.
5. Who finally recognized and diagnosed the nun's disease?
(a) Another nurse in the hospital she at which she worked.
(b) A patient with the same disease.
(c) Her psychiatrist.
(d) She did, after reading about it.
Short Answer Questions
1. When should a doctor discuss death with a terminal patient?
2. With whom do most terminal patients bargain?
3. What is the major discrepancy that exists in almost every case of terminal illness?
4. What do most people do to cheer terminal patients that often makes the depression worse?
5. What is the first stage of the grieving process?
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