Louisiana FFA Veterinary Science CDE test bank #'s 76-150
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Your chicken has a heart rate of 275 beats per minute. Is that something to be worried about?
No, that is normal
In the avian species the ventral wall of the esophagus is greatly expanded to form the:
Rabies is transmitted through:
Saliva from the affected animal
Castration of a male dog will help to eliminate which type of aggressive behavior?
Sue is taking the temperature and pulse of Max, a medium sized dog. What should she expect the temperature to be?
102 F and 70-120 beats/min
Which of these is NOT a disease-causing agent for zoonotic diseases?
You are instructed to give a medication SQ. This abbreviation means you give the medication via:
Which of the following tool is used to control a horse for treatment?
Ears raised, mouth opened in a relaxed grim, lowered front half of body in a "bowing" posture, and tail wagging is considered to be which of the canine visual communication?
The term that means of, or relating to poultry:
Identification tags are usually placed in the ________ of cattle.
The amount of fecal matter needed for a canine or feline fecal analysis is approximately:
The size of a grape
When trying to remove a frightened cat from a kennel, which body posture are you least likely to see
Tail Carried upright
Which of the following substances is not considered a bio-hazardous substance?
The dental floats are used to file down the teeth of a horse.
Which of the following hormones are the primary hormones produced by the ovaries?
Estrogen and progesterone
The gag mouth speculum would be used to open the mouth to work on the teeth.
The larval stage
Dystocia can be defined as:
Abnormal or difficult birth
Immunity is defined as:
Having resistance to a disease due to the information of antibidies
The study of disease causes is
A bacteria or virus that causes clinical disease
What term is used to describe the motion when a body part is moved closer to the median axis of the body?
Whipworm eggs look like a ________ under a microscope
Which of the following parasites is considered an endoparasite?
Which dehorner cauterizers as it removes the horn?
The veterinarian is explaining to sally's owner how she will be spayed. spay is defined as:
the common term for removal of female reproductive organs
What are the percentages of cells and plasma in blood?
40% to 60%, respectively
Smooth muscles can be found in the:
stomach and reproductive tract
If working in a veterinary clinic. you should understand that the guidelines set forth by the occupational safety and health administration are based on the principle of
the right to know
What is the most common clinical sign observed with salmonellosis?
Horses display aggression by:
An immature male of the equine species.
Which of the hazards to associated with radiography?
During an exam, Julie must take vital signs from an animal. Which of the following steps is the most correct procedure for her to take rectal temperature?
Shake down the thermometer, lubricate with petroleum jelly, gently insert and hold for 3 minutes, remove and rotate read.
Which of the following forceps should not be used to hold edges of the incision open?
The capillary refill time (CRT) for Buddy is 1 second. in the patient chart, the CVA records that the CRT for Buddy is:
Carbohydrates contain or include:
Which of the following is NOT a warning sigh that your dog or cat may be inclined to bite?
ears held back, tail wagging quickly
Which internal parasite is the most common in puppies and kittens
Endotracheal tubes are used to open the air way of an animal
Dystocia can be defined as
abnormal of difficult breathing
Which animals have a dental pad in place of upper incisors and canines
cow & goat
Feline viral rhinotracheitis symptoms include:
sneezing, discharge form nose and eyes
What is a freemartin?
Sterile female calf born twin to a male calf.
A technician is using a microscope to examine a specimen. If the eyepiece on the microscope has a power of 15x (x means times; a power of 15x magnifies an object 15 times) and the objective has a power of 100x, what is the total number of times she is magnifying the specimen? Hint: to find total magnification on a microscope, multiply the power of the eyepiece times the power of the objective.
The time period from the beginning of one cycle to the beginning of the next cycle is called the
The five types of white blood cells are:
Eosinophil, basophil, neutrophil, lymphocyte, monocyte
Diseases that can be transmitted to humans are known as
What blood test evaluates the red blood cell count, the size of the red blood cells, amount of hemoglobin, number of platelets, total white blood cell count and a breakdown of the types of cells present?
complete blood cell count
What type of connective tissue connects muscles to bones?
Sammy found a decreased specific gravity in the urine. This could indicate all of the following EXCEPT
The function of the cecum is to:
Aid in the digestion of fibrous materials
Obstetrical chain and handle assists in the birthing process
Which of these is not part of the process of filtration of the blood through the urinary system?
Which of the following is not a bacterial infection in animals:
What is drenching?
Giving a liquid medication orally
Which of the following is the first of the five steps of the digestive process?
A vet tech gives a dog 1/2 ounces (oz.) of cough medicine at 6 pm and 1/4 of cough medicine at 10 pm. What is the total amount of cough medicine received?
The stethoscope is used to listen to the digestive organs.
Symptoms of distemper include:
Fever, vomiting, diarrhea, nasal secretions, and seizures
When an animal is presented with an abnormality cranial to a certain body structure, the word cranial means:
Toward the head
Which nutrient is the most important for survival?
The long bone in the forelimb of a horse between the scapula and the radius is the:
A benefit for rehabilitation for veterinary patients is:
If you had a horse that had a 102.4F, would you be concerned?
Yes, it is above normal
When evaluating the integumentary system of Rowdy, a palomino, the CVA would evaluate all of the following areas EXCEPT:
Mary is also studying the physiology of the body systems. Which of these is a function of the circulatory system?
Transportation of nutrients, blood cells, gasses, etc.
A veterinary assistant counts the exam gloves in each room and determines there are 338, 191, 87, 420, 206, and 76 gloves. What is the total number of gloves?
When a vessel constricts, what does the vessel do?
Decreased in diameter
The function of the cecum is to:
Aide in the digestion of fibrous materials
Which statement is not true regarding nutritional difference between dogs and cats:
Dogs require higher levels of taurine and arginine than cats in the diet
A compound fracture is one in which:
The bone breaks through the skin
A veterinary assistant must inventory all supplies each month. She counts the following number of thermometers: 4, 12, 7, 23, and 9. What is the total number of thermometers?
What are the primary functions of the hormones that the ovaries produce?
Sexual behavior and maintenance of pregnancy