Welcome to your NCLEX reviewer and practice questions for fluids and electrolytes. In this nursing test bank, test your competence on the concepts of homeostasis, fluids, and electrolytes. Fluid and electrolyte balance plays an important role in homeostasis, and critical care nurses assume a vital role in identifying and treating the physiologic stressors experienced by critically ill patients that disrupt homeostasis.
Fluid & Electrolyte Nursing Test Banks
This section includes the NCLEX-style practice questions about fluid and electrolytes. This nursing test bank set includes 120 practice questions divided into four parts.
Quizzes included in this guide are:
- Fluid & Electrolyte NCLEX Practice | Quiz #1: 30 Questions
- Fluid & Electrolyte NCLEX Practice | Quiz #2: 30 Questions
- Fluid & Electrolyte NCLEX Practice | Quiz #3: 30 Questions
- Fluid & Electrolyte NCLEX Practice | Quiz #4: 30 Questions
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Question 1 of 30
The type of fluid used to manipulate fluid shifts among compartments states is:CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 30
Mr. Miyazaki, who is diagnosed with bipolar disorder has been drinking copious amounts of water and voiding frequently. The patient is experiencing muscle cramps, twitching, and is reporting dizziness. the nurse checks lab work for:CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 30
When teaching a patient about foods high in magnesium, the nurse would include:CorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 30
The balance of anions and cations as it occurs across cell membranes is known as:CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 30
Maria, an 85-year-old patient with a feeding tube, has been experiencing severe watery stool. The patient is lethargic and has poor skin turgor, a pulse of 120, and hyperactive reflexes. Nursing interventions would include:CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 30
Disease of which of the following structures is most likely to affect electrolyte reabsorption?CorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 30
Christoff is diagnosed with hypermagnesemia. Symptoms of her condition may include:CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 30
Daniel who is a marathon runner is at high risk for fluid volume deficit. Which one of the following is a related factor?CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 30
Jomarick is diagnosed with FVD; which of the following nursing diagnoses might apply to his condition?CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 30
Body fluids perform which of the following functions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 30
Sodium levels are affected by the secretion of which of the following hormones?CorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 30
Bicarbonate is lost during which of the following clinical conditions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 13 of 30
Magnesium reabsorption is controlled by:CorrectIncorrect
Question 14 of 30
Annaliza has a nursing diagnosis of fluid volume deficit. Which one of the following medications could potentially exacerbate the problem?CorrectIncorrect
Question 15 of 30
Alexander has hypotonic FVE; which of the following findings would the nurse expect to assess in the patient?CorrectIncorrect
Question 16 of 30
The interstitial space holds approximately how many liters?CorrectIncorrect
Question 17 of 30
Sodium balance is important for which of the following functions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 18 of 30
In renal regulation of water balance, the functions of angiotensin II include:CorrectIncorrect
Question 19 of 30
Which of the following nursing diagnoses might apply to a patient with hypertonic FVE?CorrectIncorrect
Question 20 of 30
The intracellular compartment holds water and:CorrectIncorrect
Question 21 of 30
The majority gastrointestinal reabsorption of water occurs in:CorrectIncorrect
Question 22 of 30
Isotonic FVD can result from:CorrectIncorrect
Question 23 of 30
The majority of the body’s water is contained in which of the following fluid compartments?CorrectIncorrect
Question 24 of 30
Etiologies associated with hypomagnesemia include:CorrectIncorrect
Question 25 of 30
The danger of fluid sequestered in the third space is that the fluid:CorrectIncorrect
Question 26 of 30
The extracellular fluid space holds water, electrolytes, proteins and:CorrectIncorrect
Question 27 of 30
Magnesium performs all of the following functions except:CorrectIncorrect
Question 28 of 30
Which of the following clinical conditions exacerbates electrolyte excretion?CorrectIncorrect
Question 29 of 30
A diet containing the minimum daily sodium requirement for an adult would be:CorrectIncorrect
Question 30 of 30
Which of the following electrolytes are lost as a result of vomiting?CorrectIncorrect
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