# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 2006338425

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify instruments and materials used in a physical examination.


Identification should include recognizing and listing basic instruments and materials needed for various physical examinations.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the names and purposes of instruments commonly used in the physical examination?
  • What instruments and materials are used for specific examinations, such as a vaginal examination, a vision and hearing screening, and a general physical examination?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts including employment documents and technical writing.
  1. Apply information from texts to clarify understanding of concepts.
  2. Read and correctly interpret an application for employment, workplace documents, or an application for college admission.
  3. Analyze technical writing for clarity.
  4. Paraphrase and synthesize ideas within and between texts.
  5. Draw conclusions and make inferences on explicit and implied information using textual support.
  6. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  7. Analyze false premises, claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.
  8. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, sarcasm, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  9. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical thinking questions about the text(s).

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