CE Test Questions
Reducing Progressive Lens Choices to a Manageable Toolbox

Exam Questions
1. According to the Optical Laboratory Association Progressive Identifier chart in 2007 there are approximately ______ progressive lenses (designs and materials) currently in use.

    A. 12
    B. 75
    C. 150
    D. 300
2. Standard progressives usually recommend fitting heights between :

    A. 27 and 34 mm
    B. 18mm or more
    C. 12 and 15 mm
    D. 10 mm or less
3. Which of the following is a short corridor progressive lens?

    A. Varilux Ellipse
    B. Hoya Tact
    C. AO Technica
    D. SOLA Interview
4. Which of the following is not a symptom of Computer Vision Syndrome ?

    A. headache
    B. presbyopia
    C. eyestrain
    D. double vision
5. In the current population of presbyopes the percentage of split between progressive and traditional wearers is:

    A. 75% progressive 25% segmented lenses
    B. 60% progressive 40% segmented lenses
    C. 50% progressive 50% segmented lenses
    D. 35% progressive 60% segmented lenses
6. Research shows that _____ of frames have a B-measurement of 35mm or less

    A. 10%
    B. 35%
    C. 55%
    D. 75%
7. Which of the following materials overall usage is in decline?

    A. Polycarbonate
    B. Trivex
    C. 1.67 high index
    D. Plastic
8. Which lens material is rapidly becoming the new industry standard?

    A. Polycarbonate
    B. Trivex
    C. 1.67 high index
    D. Plastic
9. About what percentage of mountings are currently rimless ?

    A. 10%
    B. 25%
    C. 55%
    D. 75%
10. All things being equal which of the following materials would deliver the thinnest lens?

    A. Polycarbonate
    B. Trivex
    C. 1.67 high index
    D. Plastic
11. Industry wide in the current market what percentage of lenses are delivered with anti reflective coatings?

    A. 10%
    B. 25%
    C. 55%
    D. 75%
12. Which of the following upgrades will enhance already thin materials as they open up and widen the patient's field of vision?

    A. Aspherics
    B. Anti Reflection
    C. Photochromics
    D. CVS add ons
13. Which of the following computer lenses provides the greatest range of vision from distance to near?

    A. Shamir Office
    B. SOLA Access
    C. Essilor Interview
    D. AO Technica
14. This material is designed specifically for lightness, impact resistance and drillability

    A. Trivex
    B. Liberty
    C. Transitions VI
    D. Glass
15. Ipseo and Individual are examples of :

    A. Photochromics
    B. High index materials
    C. Short corridor progressives
    D. Custom individualized progressives
16. The development of customized progressive designs has been made possible because of the development of:

    A. Higher index materials
    B. Generators and polishers that can cut a progressive surface directly to the lens blank
    C. Photochromics that can automatically adjust to ant lighting condition.
    D. Improvements in edging equipment
17. Which of the following is not considered a lens enhancement category?

    A. Proper adherence to ANSI Z80.1 standards
    B. Aspheric design
    C. Photochromics
    D. Lens material
18. Which of the following categories does not belong when considering lens enhancements?

    A. Design
    B. Material
    C. Upgrades
    D. Retail cost
19. When choosing the best lens material for a particular design it is most important to consider:

    A. Brand name
    B. Impact resistance
    C. Insurance coverage
    D. Major reference point
20. The best reason for a developing a manageable dispensing toolbox is to

    A. Make more money.
    B. Avoid the need for third party programs.
    C. Make filling prescriptions easier for your lab.
    D. Improve dispensing efficiency

Evaluation Questions

21. In questions 21-25 please rate the effectiveness of how well each course met the stated learning objectives: Met the stated learning objectives?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
22. Will help you improve patient care?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
23. Avoided commerical bias/influence?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
24. How would you rate the overall qulaity of the material presented?

    A. Excellent
    B. Very Good
    C. Good
    D. Fair
    E. Poor
25. How were you directed to this course?

    A.

2020mag.com

    B.

OAA Website

    C.

NYSSO Website

    D.

Ohio Opticians Website

    E.

Other

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