[Skip to Content]
University of Illinois Extension

Answer Key:
General Overview of Diabetes and Food

*All answers in green are correct.

Diabetes is a disease characterized by which of the following?

High blood cholesterol levels
Low blood cholesterol levels
High blood glucose levels
Low blood glucose levels

Which of the following can be a symptom of type 2 diabetes?

Runny nose
Persistent cough
Back pain
Frequent urination

Blood glucose is affected by

the amount of food eaten and carbohydrate-rich foods
only by the amount of food eaten
only by foods with sugar added
only by high fiber foods

In general, do you understand what diabetes is and the types of diabetes better than you did before reading this section?

Yes
No
Don't Know

In general, do you understand the role that food plays in diabetes management better than you did before reading this section?

Yes
No
Don't Know

This site was last updated June, 2014.
This is a source of information only, and is not medical advice.