Water Quiz: You Are What You Drink?

February 5, 2016

Take this brief test on key health facts about drinking water to tap into your reservoir of knowledge, refresh your memory, and offer patients sound advice.

Drinking water is, of course, essential to life.  But is there an ideal amount of water your patients should be drinking every day? A best time to drink? And if so, why?

Take this brief test on key health facts about drinking water to tap in to your reservoir of knowledge and refresh your memory so you can offer them sound advice.

Note: If you would like more information on any of the questions, a link to the original article, “What's What with Water: 10 Health Facts,” is provided on the last page of the quiz.

 

Question 1:

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The correct answer is A. About 50% of water intake comes from drinking water and beverages and 50% from food.

 

Question 2.

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The correct answer is D. By letting thirst be their guide

 

Question 3.

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The correct answer is A. True

 

Question 4.

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The correct answer is E. All of the above

 

Question 5.

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The correct answer is C. Those with diabetes or heart disease need to drink less.

 

Question 6.

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The correct answer is B. Severe hypertriglyceridemia

 

Question 7.

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The correct answer is C. Unsweetened iced tea and water

 

Question 8.

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The correct answer is D. 92%

For more information on all questions and answers, please visit “What’s What with Water: 10 Health Facts.”