SAHL-E Keys for Health Literacy Measurement Tools

Answer Key

SAHL-E keys

Correct answers are bolded and highlighted in yellow

  1. kidney

__urine

__fever

__don’t know

  1. occupation

__work

__education

__don’t know

  1. medication

__instrument

__treatment

__don’t know

  1. nutrition

__healthy

__soda

__don’t know

  1. miscarriage

__loss

__marriage

__don’t know

  1. infection

__plant

__virus 

__don’t know

  1. alcoholism

__addiction

__recreation

__don’t know

  1. pregnancy

__birth

__childhood

__don’t know

  1. seizure

__dizzy

__calm

__don’t know

  1. dose

__sleep

__amount 

__don’t know

  1. hormones

__growth 

__harmony

__don’t know

  1. abnormal

__different 

__similar

__don’t know

  1. directed

__instruction 

__decision

__don’t know

  1. nerves

__bored

__anxiety

__don’t know

  1. constipation

__blocked

__loose

__don’t know

  1. diagnosis

__evaluation 

__recovery

__don’t know

  1. hemorrhoids

__veins 

__heart

__don’t know

  1. syphilis

__contraception

__condom 

__don’t know

Page last reviewed October 2014
Page originally created October 2014
Internet Citation: SAHL-E Keys for Health Literacy Measurement Tools. Content last reviewed October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/literacy/sahl-e-keys.html