Nuclear Medicine Physics Test

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Nuclear Medicine Physics Test

Take this quiz to test your knowledge of nuclear medicine physics. This is definitely a combination to talk about but the field expertly combines both knowledge and skills in nuclear medicine and physics towards the diagnosis and treatment of various diseases. Sounds fun, doesn't it? ​​​​​


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The study of the properties of matter in all their forms is?
    • A. 

      Biology

    • B. 

      Imaging

    • C. 

      Physics

    • D. 

      Chemistry

  • 2. 
    The lower part of the uterus is the?
    • A. 

      Cervix

    • B. 

      Urethra

    • C. 

      Kidney

    • D. 

      Ovary

  • 3. 
    An imaging study that is used to evaluate patients for coronary artery disease is?
    • A. 

      Refraction

    • B. 

      Angiography

    • C. 

      Genome mapping

    • D. 

      Angiogramming

  • 4. 
    A long projection from a neuron which conducts electrical impulses away from the cell is called?
    • A. 

      Dendrite

    • B. 

      Axon

    • C. 

      Nerve cell

    • D. 

      Cell

  • 5. 
    A growth in the body that is not cancerous is referred to as?
    • A. 

      Node

    • B. 

      Mole

    • C. 

      Tumor

    • D. 

      Benign

  • 6. 
    A substance in the body that is used as an indicator of a specific biological process occurring in the body is a?
    • A. 

      Dendrite

    • B. 

      Biomarker

    • C. 

      Cell

    • D. 

      Molecule

  • 7. 
    The process of removing a small amount of tissue from the body is termed?
    • A. 

      Chemotherapy

    • B. 

      Surgery

    • C. 

      Autopsy

    • D. 

      Biopsy

  • 8. 
    A type of heart rhythm problem that occurs when the heart beat is too slow is?
    • A. 

      Attack

    • B. 

      Bradycardia

    • C. 

      Tumor

    • D. 

      Sensing

  • 9. 
    A protein produced by the body’s immune system in response to the presence of a foreign substance is called?
    • A. 

      Nerves

    • B. 

      Cells

    • C. 

      Antigen

    • D. 

      Antibody

  • 10. 
    A weakening of the heart muscle is referred to as?
    • A. 

      Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Attack

    • C. 

      Cartilaging

    • D. 

      Cardiomyopathy