EXERCISES, LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer the following exercises by marking the lettered response that
best answers the exercise, by completing the incomplete statement, or by writing the
answer in the space provided at the end of the exercise.
After you have completed all these exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at
the end of the lesson and check your answers. For each exercise answered incorrectly,
reread the material referenced with the solution.
Occupational health is concerned with diminishing illness and injury that results
from the relationship between a (an) ____________ and his _____________.
In the very early days of medicine, the toxicity of _________________ had
already been recognized in mining operations.
After adopting worker's compensation laws in the United States, it was realized
that prevention of accidents was more ________________ than ________
compensation to accident victims.
One of the specific objectives of the Association of Occupational Health
Professionals is to:
Ensure that some eligible personnel are physically suited to their work.
b. Increase economic loss caused by physical deficiency, sickness, and injury of
military personnel and civilian employees.
Ensure proper medical care and rehabilitation of the occupationally diseased
d. Prevent increased combat readiness by allowing occupational illness and
injury to military personnel.