8th Grade Science Part 1-1 - The Human Body

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8th Grade Science Quizzes & Trivia

The human body is a vital part in the study of biology. To better understand the workings and intricacies of the human body it is important that we study it well hence why it’s a major topic of study in 8th grade science. How well do you remember the 8th grade human sciences? Try this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many bones are in an adult human body?
    • A. 

      206

    • B. 

      About 500

    • C. 

      Only 7

  • 2. 
    Skeleton functions include:
    • A. 

      Looking cool

    • B. 

      Giving our skin color

    • C. 

      Shape and support

    • D. 

      Nothin'

    • E. 

      Protection

  • 3. 
    The shiny part of a bone is
    • A. 

      Plastic

    • B. 

      Salt

    • C. 

      Blood

    • D. 

      Cartilage

  • 4. 
    Bones are alive. They contain living cells and need a blood supply to provide oxygen and other nutrients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False.

  • 5. 
    Ossification is...
    • A. 

      Some made up word

    • B. 

      The hardening of your bones as you get older

    • C. 

      Turning into a fossil

  • 6. 
    Osteoporosis is...
    • A. 

      A skin disease

    • B. 

      A disease of the bone that will lead to a greater risk of fracture.

    • C. 

      Nothing important

  • 7. 
    The 3 kinds of joints are...
    • A. 

      Hinge joints (like the knee and elbow)

    • B. 

      Pivot joint (between the skull and spine)

    • C. 

      Stick joint (the arm)

    • D. 

      Ball and socket joint (hip and shoulder)