Are You Smarter  Than a 5 th  Grader?
Are You Smarter Than a  5 th  Grader? 1,000,000 5th Grade Topic 1 5th Grade Topic 2 4th Grade Topic 3 4th Grade Topic 4 3r...
5th Grade Topic 1 Question  <ul><li>Which is not a symptom of Cushings </li></ul><ul><li>-  High blood sugar/blood pressur...
5th Grade Topic 1 Answer  <ul><li>Sore throat/ flu-like feeling </li></ul>Return
5th Grade Topic 2 Question  <ul><li>What drug was recently approved by the FDA for use in treating Cushing’s Syndrome? </l...
5th Grade Topic 2 Answer  <ul><li>Korlym </li></ul>Return
4th Grade Topic 3 Question <ul><li>70% of patients with Cushing’s suffer from </li></ul>
4th Grade Topic 3 Answer <ul><li>Diabetes  </li></ul>Return
4th Grade Topic 4 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is secreted by which glands? </li></ul>
4th Grade Topic 4 Answer <ul><li>Adrenal Glands </li></ul>Return
3rd Grade Topic 5 Question <ul><li>Cushing’s Syndrome can also be caused by tumors in what two glands? </li></ul>
3rd Grade Topic 5 Answer  <ul><li>Pituitary and Adrenal </li></ul>Return
3rd Grade Topic 6 Question <ul><li>What hormone have most Cushing sufferers had prior use of? </li></ul>
3rd Grade Topic 6 Answer <ul><li>Glucocorticoid Hormone </li></ul>
2nd Grade Topic 7 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is also sometimes called hyper… </li></ul>
2nd Grade Topic 7 Answer <ul><li>Hypercortisolism  </li></ul>Return
2nd Grade Topic 8 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is also called the “ ? “ hormone? </li></ul>
2nd Grade Topic 8 Answer <ul><li>Stress </li></ul>Return
1st Grade Topic 9 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is very rare and occurs most often in women </li></ul><ul><li>True or False </...
1st Grade Topic 9 Answer <ul><li>True  </li></ul>Return
1st Grade Topic 10 Question <ul><li>Cushing’s Syndrome is caused by high levels of what hormone? </li></ul>
1st Grade Topic 10 Answer  <ul><li>Cortisol </li></ul>Return
Million Dollar Question Grade Level Topic 11 <ul><li>Drug Companies  </li></ul>
1,000,000 Question <ul><li>What US Drug Company recently was awarded approval from the FDA for a new drug to treat Cushing...
1,000,000 Answer  <ul><li>Corcept Therapeutics Inc. </li></ul>Return
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  1. 1. Are You Smarter Than a 5 th Grader?
  2. 2. Are You Smarter Than a 5 th Grader? 1,000,000 5th Grade Topic 1 5th Grade Topic 2 4th Grade Topic 3 4th Grade Topic 4 3rd Grade Topic 5 3rd Grade Topic 6 2nd Grade Topic 7 2nd Grade Topic 8 1st Grade Topic 9 1st Grade Topic 10 500,000 300,000 175,000 100,000 50,000 25,000 10,000 5,000 2,000 1,000
  3. 3. 5th Grade Topic 1 Question <ul><li>Which is not a symptom of Cushings </li></ul><ul><li>- High blood sugar/blood pressure </li></ul><ul><li>- Depression/ Anxiety </li></ul><ul><li>- Sore throat/ flu-like feeling </li></ul><ul><li>- Bruising of skin/ stretch marks </li></ul><ul><li>- Fragile bones </li></ul>
  4. 4. 5th Grade Topic 1 Answer <ul><li>Sore throat/ flu-like feeling </li></ul>Return
  5. 5. 5th Grade Topic 2 Question <ul><li>What drug was recently approved by the FDA for use in treating Cushing’s Syndrome? </li></ul>
  6. 6. 5th Grade Topic 2 Answer <ul><li>Korlym </li></ul>Return
  7. 7. 4th Grade Topic 3 Question <ul><li>70% of patients with Cushing’s suffer from </li></ul>
  8. 8. 4th Grade Topic 3 Answer <ul><li>Diabetes </li></ul>Return
  9. 9. 4th Grade Topic 4 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is secreted by which glands? </li></ul>
  10. 10. 4th Grade Topic 4 Answer <ul><li>Adrenal Glands </li></ul>Return
  11. 11. 3rd Grade Topic 5 Question <ul><li>Cushing’s Syndrome can also be caused by tumors in what two glands? </li></ul>
  12. 12. 3rd Grade Topic 5 Answer <ul><li>Pituitary and Adrenal </li></ul>Return
  13. 13. 3rd Grade Topic 6 Question <ul><li>What hormone have most Cushing sufferers had prior use of? </li></ul>
  14. 14. 3rd Grade Topic 6 Answer <ul><li>Glucocorticoid Hormone </li></ul>
  15. 15. 2nd Grade Topic 7 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is also sometimes called hyper… </li></ul>
  16. 16. 2nd Grade Topic 7 Answer <ul><li>Hypercortisolism </li></ul>Return
  17. 17. 2nd Grade Topic 8 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is also called the “ ? “ hormone? </li></ul>
  18. 18. 2nd Grade Topic 8 Answer <ul><li>Stress </li></ul>Return
  19. 19. 1st Grade Topic 9 Question <ul><li>Cortisol is very rare and occurs most often in women </li></ul><ul><li>True or False </li></ul>
  20. 20. 1st Grade Topic 9 Answer <ul><li>True </li></ul>Return
  21. 21. 1st Grade Topic 10 Question <ul><li>Cushing’s Syndrome is caused by high levels of what hormone? </li></ul>
  22. 22. 1st Grade Topic 10 Answer <ul><li>Cortisol </li></ul>Return
  23. 23. Million Dollar Question Grade Level Topic 11 <ul><li>Drug Companies </li></ul>
  24. 24. 1,000,000 Question <ul><li>What US Drug Company recently was awarded approval from the FDA for a new drug to treat Cushing’s Syndrome </li></ul>
  25. 25. 1,000,000 Answer <ul><li>Corcept Therapeutics Inc. </li></ul>Return
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