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Hm Book Ch 6: Human Anatomy And Physiology

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Hm Book Ch 6: Human Anatomy And Physiology

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  • 6. 
    The Trigeminal Nerve governs the sensation of the forehead and face, as well as the clenching of the jaw.  It also supplies the muscle of the ear (tensor tympani) necessary for normal hearing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Lymph nodes participate in all of the following functions except which?
    • A. 

      Manufacturing of white blood cells

    • B. 

      Filtration of bacterial debris

    • C. 

      Production of hormones

    • D. 

      Collection of large protein molecules

    • E. 

      Lymph nodes participate in all of the above

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?
    • A. 

      Production of antibodies and essential elements of blood-clotting mechanisms

    • B. 

      Storage of blood, glycogen, vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin B-12, and iron

    • C. 

      Detoxification of end products of protein digestion and drugs

    • D. 

      Production of urine

    • E. 

      All of the above are functions of the liver

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is the rest period of the heart?
    • A. 

      Systole

    • B. 

      Diastole

  • 10. 
    In each middle ear and located in the auditory ossicles are three small bones named the malleus (hammer), incus (anvil), and the _____________ (stirrup).  Their function is to transmit and amplify various vibrations to the ear drum and inner ear.
  • 11. 
    In each middle ear and located in the auditory ossicles are three small bones named the __________ (hammer), incus (anvil), and the stapes (stirrup).  Their function is to transmit and amplify various vibrations to the ear drum and inner ear.
  • 12. 
    The synapse is the space between the axon of an activated nerve and the dendrite receptors of another neuron.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is NOT one of the bones of the middle ear?
    • A. 

      Malleus

    • B. 

      Incus

    • C. 

      Qualas

    • D. 

      Stapes

    • E. 

      All of the above are bones of the ear

  • 14. 
      Blood flows from the vena cava and into the right atrium.  From there it pases to the right ventricle through which valve?
    • A. 

      Tricuspid valve

    • B. 

      Bicuspid valve

    • C. 

      Mitral valve

    • D. 

      Atrial valve

    • E. 

      Ventricular valve

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    The cells in the organ of Corti change mechanical vibrations into nerve impulses that travel through the vestibulocochlear (8th cranial nerve) to the auditory area of the cortex in the temporal lobe of the brain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which plane divides the body into equal left and right halves?
    • A. 

      Sagittal plane

    • B. 

      Frontal plane

    • C. 

      Coronal plane

    • D. 

      Horizontal plane

    • E. 

      Transverse plane

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Which of the following parts of the intestine is approximately 25cm long (10 inches) and forms a C-shaped curve around the head of the pancreas, posterior to the liver?  It has enzymes that start the breakdown of foods and receives enzymes from the pancreas that assist in digestion.
    • A. 

      Duodenum

    • B. 

      Mesentery

    • C. 

      Jejunum

    • D. 

      Ileum

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    An overproduction of which hormone leads to acromegaly?
    • A. 

      Oxytocin

    • B. 

      Thyroxin

    • C. 

      Somatotropin

    • D. 

      Gonadotropin

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    Which of the following causes a simple goiter?
    • A. 

      Insufficient vitamin B6 intake

    • B. 

      Overproduction of the hormone oxytocin

    • C. 

      Underproduction of the hormone thyroxin

    • D. 

      Inadequate iodine intake

    • E. 

      Excessive intake of fat soluble vitamins (A, D, E, and K)

    • F. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    Which of the following bones is commonly known as the "collar bone?"
    • A. 

      Manubrium

    • B. 

      Scapula

    • C. 

      Glenoid fossa

    • D. 

      Clavicle

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    The bicuspid valve is on the right side of the heart, between the right atrium and the right ventricle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The tricuspid valve is on the right side of the heart, between the right atrium and the right ventricle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Sebaceous glands are found in all areas of the body EXCEPT for which?
    • A. 

      Ear canal

    • B. 

      Palms of the hands and soles of the feet

    • C. 

      Axillae

    • D. 

      Groin

    • E. 

      Sebaceous glands are found in all of the above parts of the body

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