Children's Health and Wellness

Asthma Knowledge Quiz

The following quiz will test your knowledge about asthma. Always talk with your healthcare provider to find out more information.

1. Millions of adults and children in the U.S. have asthma symptoms.
A. TrueB. False
2. Asthma is a disease that rarely complicates pregnancies.
A. TrueB. False
3. There is no cure for asthma.
A. TrueB. False
4. Tobacco smoke can make asthma attacks more severe.
A. TrueB. False
5. Asthma causes breathing problems, but asthma attacks are not dangerous.
A. TrueB. False
6. Lung function cannot be measured and monitored by the person with asthma.
A. TrueB. False
7. An asthma attack can be triggered by many things.
A. TrueB. False
Print Source: An Overview of Asthma Management. UpToDate.
Online Source: Asthma information, American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Online Source: Asthma, allergies and pregnancy, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology,-allergies-and-pregnancy.aspx
Online Source: CDC
Online Source: How is asthma treated and controlled? National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Online Source: What is asthma? American Academy of Pediatrics
Online Editor: Sinovic, Dianna
Online Medical Reviewer: Cunningham, Louise, RN
Online Medical Reviewer: Pierce-Smith, Daphne, RN, MSN, CCRC
Date Last Reviewed: 2/24/2016