Category: W2 Activity

Not just a paycheck

I received a 5/10 on the health equality quiz. Many of the answers I had to guess between two I thought would be correct. The most surprising answer to me was that recent Latino immigrants had the best health in…

Bad Sugar

When taking the quiz I surprisingly scored a 9 out of 10. It was really informational with facts I didn’t even know about such as recent Latino immigrants having better health than the average American, which I thought would be…

Bad Sugar

I scored a 5/10 on the health-equity quiz. Although I know that America is a highly-developed and wealthy country, I know from prior knowledge the benefits of vegetarian diets and healthy Mediterranean diets that are prevalent in other cultures. The question that…

collateral damage

I got an 8 out of 10 on the Health Equity quiz. The statistic I was most surprised by was that Latino immigrants have better health than your average Americans. It almost seemed counter-intuitive to me as one of the…

Bad Sugar

I got 5/10 on the Health Equity Quiz. I was most surprised by the fact that the United States is ranked 29th in life expectancy. I knew that most Americans were not healthy; we eat fast food and do not…

In Sickness and in Wealth

I received a 7/10 on the Health Equity Quiz, but I do not attribute this score to my knowledge of the information questioned. I found myself guessing correctly on many of them and I feel that my score should have…

Not Just a Paycheck

I did terrible (3/10) on the health equality quiz! However, although I was surprised by most there was not a single fact I didn’t find interesting. I seemed to come close to the right answer on the numerical based questions…

Not Just a Paycheck

I only got 5/10 on the Health Equity Quiz and I was surprised by many of the statistics.  I think one of the reasons I did so terribly is because I am from Canada, and I haven’t had a ton…

In Sickness and in Wealth

This course isn’t my first exposure to statistics on health disparity in the U.S., so I scored fairly well on the health inequalities quiz, only missing 2 questions (a 3.0—I’ll take it). Although I did overestimate America’s rank in life…

Not Just a Paycheck

At first I did very poorly for the first 4 questions I did not get any correct. Then I got the idea, and I started to see the patterns of how US health is compared to other countries. I thought…