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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through V and VI.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Kubler-Ross feel that our inability to cope with death is such a selfish thing?
(a) We do not treat the hospital workers kindly.
(b) We do not focus enough on the needs of the dying patient.
(c) We feel that we are validated in treating others poorly because of our grief.
(d) We do not give enough to charities who are researching terminal illnesses.
2. What is the biggest relief to an angry patient?
(a) Being separated from people for a time.
(b) Suppressing his or her feelings until they go away.
(c) Writing his or her feelings.
(d) Expressing his or her anger.
3. To what does Kubler-Ross wish we could return?
(a) A time when technology was simpler and religion was richer.
(b) A time when Americans were more like Europeans.
(c) A time when death was not feared.
(d) A time when mourning was natural and cathartic rather than causing deep anger.
4. How does Kubler-Ross say Americans view death?
(a) As a negative and malicious thing that takes our loved ones away.
(b) As a reason to pull away from people we love in order to avoid pain.
(c) As the end of hope.
(d) As an ending and cessation.
5. What is the name of the terminal patient interviewed in chapter VI?
(a) Mr. H.
(b) Mr. D.
(c) Mrs. H.
(d) Dr. D.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is not necessary to do when a patient is unable to accept reality?
2. What do most terminal patients promise to do while in the third stage of grief?
3. Who makes up Kubler-Ross's research team?
4. What does Kubler-Ross say that most American doctors are afraid to do?
5. What are terminal patients usually upset about when they reach the fourth stage of grief?
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