NCLEX Practice Exam for Transcultural Nursing

Practice Mode

Welcome to your NCLEX Practice Exam for Transcultural Nursing! This exam is carefully curated to help you consolidate your knowledge and gain deeper understanding on the topic.

 

Exam Details

  • Number of Questions: 15 items
  • Mode: Practice Mode

Exam Instructions

  1. Practice Mode: This mode aims to facilitate effective learning and review.
  2. Instant Feedback: After each question, the correct answer along with an explanation will be revealed. This is to help you understand the reasoning behind the correct answer, helping to reinforce your learning.
  3. Time Limit: There is no time limit for this exam. Take your time to understand each question and the corresponding choices.

Tips For Success

  • Read each question carefully. Take your time and don't rush.
  • Understand the rationale behind each answer. This will not only help you during this exam, but also assist in reinforcing your learning.
  • Don't be discouraged by incorrect answers. Use them as an opportunity to learn and improve.
  • Take breaks if you need them. It's not a race, and your understanding is what's most important.
  • Keep a positive attitude and believe in your ability to succeed.

Remember, this exam is not just a test of your knowledge, but also an opportunity to enhance your understanding and skills. Enjoy the learning journey!

 

Click 'Start Exam' when you're ready to begin. Best of luck!

💡 Hint

Think about cultural health beliefs that link physical ailments to lifestyle factors or imbalances in the body.

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1. Nurse Reynolds is caring for Mr. Wong, a Chinese patient hospitalized with pneumonia. Based on cultural beliefs, how might Mr. Wong perceive the cause of his illness?

💡 Hint

Consider cultural sensitivities that might be misinterpreted as potentially bringing bad luck or undue attention.

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2. Nurse Garcia is preparing to examine a young Hispanic child who has been brought in by his mother for his first physical check-up. During the assessment, what should Nurse Garcia avoid doing?

💡 Hint

Consider which foods comply with kosher dietary laws, specifically regarding types of fish.

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3. Nurse Adams is preparing a meal for Mr. Goldberg, a Jewish patient who adheres to a kosher diet. Which of the following food items would be appropriate for his meal?

💡 Hint

Consider the dietary laws that prohibit certain combinations of food items for this patient.

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4. Nurse Lopez is about to deliver a meal tray to Mr. Goldberg, a Jewish patient. Upon inspection, she notices that the tray includes a hamburger and whole milk. What should Nurse Lopez do to respect the client's dietary restrictions?

💡 Hint

Consider a response that shows respect for the patient's cultural practices while gathering important health information.

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5. Nurse Taylor is assessing Ms. Whitefeather, an American Indian woman, who reports a headache and mentions that the medicines from her tribal healer have provided some relief. What is the appropriate response from Nurse Taylor at this time?

💡 Hint

Consider cultural communication styles that may not directly indicate understanding or agreement.

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6. Nurse Thomas is explaining preoperative procedures to Mr. Sato, a Japanese American patient scheduled for surgery next week. Throughout the conversation, Mr. Sato keeps smiling and nodding his head. How should Nurse Thomas interpret this nonverbal behavior?

💡 Hint

Consider the importance of trust in healthcare, especially in light of historical contexts.

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7. Nurse Wilson is caring for a Native American patient experiencing emotional distress due to a family issue. When considering pharmacological treatment, Nurse Wilson understands the patient would most likely:

💡 Hint

Think about a condition that is recognized and defined within a particular cultural group, differing from Western medical terms.

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8. Nurse Thompson is treating a patient with symptoms of chills, fever, absence of sweating, headache, nasal congestion, and stiffness and pain in the shoulders, upper back, neck, and back of the head. In Chinese culture, these symptoms are often described as syndromes of Wind. This is an example of which of the following?

💡 Hint

Focus on immediate medical concerns and essential health information necessary for the upcoming surgery.

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9. Nurse Morgan is conducting an admission assessment for Mr. Jackson, an African-American patient scheduled for an emergency appendectomy. Which question should Nurse Morgan avoid asking during the initial evaluation?

💡 Hint

Think about which therapy involves a physical intervention that carries a higher risk compared to non-invasive methods.

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10. Nurse Parker is educating a client about low-risk therapies. Which of the following therapies should Nurse Parker exclude from the list?

💡 Hint

Consider the age and ethnic background that typically correlates with a lower incidence of these health conditions.

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11. Nurse Parker is assessing the risk factors for diabetes mellitus and stroke among her patients. She needs to determine which client has the lowest risk. Which client should she identify?

💡 Hint

Consider the most effective method to bridge a language barrier and ensure accurate understanding.

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12. Nurse Emily is caring for Mr. Kim, a patient from Korea who does not understand English. To ensure clear communication and provide effective care, what should Nurse Emily do to communicate with Mr. Kim?

💡 Hint

Think about the cultural practice of using opposing forces to restore balance, particularly in traditional Chinese medicine.

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13. Nurse Kim is caring for Ms. Liu, a Chinese-American patient with a cough producing clear white phlegm, believed to be a yin disorder. How is Ms. Liu likely to treat this condition according to her cultural beliefs?

💡 Hint

Consider the method that ensures the patient comprehends the instructions without being confrontational or intrusive.

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14. Nurse Alvarez is giving medication instructions to Mr. Chen, a Chinese-American patient. During the session, Mr. Chen frequently turns away from Nurse Alvarez. What should Nurse Alvarez do to ensure effective communication and understanding?

💡 Hint

Focus on the well-known religious restrictions related to medical treatments specific to Jehovah’s Witnesses.

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15. Nurse Evans is preparing a care plan for Mr. Harris, a Jehovah’s Witness patient who needs surgery. Taking into account the patient's religious beliefs, what should Nurse Evans document in the plan of care?

Exam Mode

Welcome to your NCLEX Practice Exam for Transcultural Nursing! This exam is carefully designed to provide you with a realistic test-taking experience, preparing you for the pressures of an actual nursing exam.

 

Exam Details

  • Number of Questions: 15 items
  • Mode: Exam Mode

Exam Instructions

  1. Exam Mode: This mode is intended to simulate the environment of an actual exam. Questions and choices will be presented one at a time.
  2. Time Limit: Each question must be answered within 90 seconds. The entire exam should be completed within 22 minutes and 30 seconds.
  3. Feedback and Grading: Upon completion of the exam, you will be able to see your grade and the correct answers to all questions. This will allow you to evaluate your performance and understand areas for improvement.

Tips For Success

  • Read each question carefully. You have 90 seconds per question, so make sure you understand the question before selecting your answer.
  • Pace yourself. Remember, you have 22 minutes and 30 seconds in total, so try to maintain a steady rhythm.
  • Focus on one question at a time. Try not to worry about the questions to come.
  • Stay calm under pressure. Use your knowledge and trust your instincts.
  • Remember, it's not just about the score, but about the learning process.

This exam is not only a measurement of your current understanding, but also a valuable learning tool to prepare you for your future nursing career. Click 'Start Exam' when you're ready to begin. Good luck!

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1. Nurse Wilson is caring for a Native American patient experiencing emotional distress due to a family issue. When considering pharmacological treatment, Nurse Wilson understands the patient would most likely:

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2. Nurse Evans is preparing a care plan for Mr. Harris, a Jehovah’s Witness patient who needs surgery. Taking into account the patient's religious beliefs, what should Nurse Evans document in the plan of care?

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3. Nurse Reynolds is caring for Mr. Wong, a Chinese patient hospitalized with pneumonia. Based on cultural beliefs, how might Mr. Wong perceive the cause of his illness?

4 / 15

4. Nurse Lopez is about to deliver a meal tray to Mr. Goldberg, a Jewish patient. Upon inspection, she notices that the tray includes a hamburger and whole milk. What should Nurse Lopez do to respect the client's dietary restrictions?

5 / 15

5. Nurse Kim is caring for Ms. Liu, a Chinese-American patient with a cough producing clear white phlegm, believed to be a yin disorder. How is Ms. Liu likely to treat this condition according to her cultural beliefs?

6 / 15

6. Nurse Morgan is conducting an admission assessment for Mr. Jackson, an African-American patient scheduled for an emergency appendectomy. Which question should Nurse Morgan avoid asking during the initial evaluation?

7 / 15

7. Nurse Garcia is preparing to examine a young Hispanic child who has been brought in by his mother for his first physical check-up. During the assessment, what should Nurse Garcia avoid doing?

8 / 15

8. Nurse Adams is preparing a meal for Mr. Goldberg, a Jewish patient who adheres to a kosher diet. Which of the following food items would be appropriate for his meal?

9 / 15

9. Nurse Thompson is treating a patient with symptoms of chills, fever, absence of sweating, headache, nasal congestion, and stiffness and pain in the shoulders, upper back, neck, and back of the head. In Chinese culture, these symptoms are often described as syndromes of Wind. This is an example of which of the following?

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10. Nurse Alvarez is giving medication instructions to Mr. Chen, a Chinese-American patient. During the session, Mr. Chen frequently turns away from Nurse Alvarez. What should Nurse Alvarez do to ensure effective communication and understanding?

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11. Nurse Parker is educating a client about low-risk therapies. Which of the following therapies should Nurse Parker exclude from the list?

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12. Nurse Emily is caring for Mr. Kim, a patient from Korea who does not understand English. To ensure clear communication and provide effective care, what should Nurse Emily do to communicate with Mr. Kim?

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13. Nurse Taylor is assessing Ms. Whitefeather, an American Indian woman, who reports a headache and mentions that the medicines from her tribal healer have provided some relief. What is the appropriate response from Nurse Taylor at this time?

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14. Nurse Parker is assessing the risk factors for diabetes mellitus and stroke among her patients. She needs to determine which client has the lowest risk. Which client should she identify?

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15. Nurse Thomas is explaining preoperative procedures to Mr. Sato, a Japanese American patient scheduled for surgery next week. Throughout the conversation, Mr. Sato keeps smiling and nodding his head. How should Nurse Thomas interpret this nonverbal behavior?