Abdominal Quadrants And Regions Quiz

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Get ready for this Abdominal quadrants and regions Quiz. Do you know anything about the quadrants and regions of the abdomen? This quiz can help you. The human abdomen is apportioned into quadrants to examine, diagnose, and treat. The division into four quadrants permits the localization of pain and tenderness or other discomforts. The quadrants are referred to according to their location in the abdomen. See how much you know. The result may surprise you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What quadrant is number 1 in the image to the right?

    • A.

      Left upper quadrant

    • B.

      Right upper quadrant

    • C.

      Left lower quadrant

    • D.

      Right lower quadrant

    Correct Answer
    B. Right upper quadrant
    Explanation
    The number 1 is located in the upper right quadrant of the image. This means that it is in the section of the image that is both to the right and above the center point.

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  • 2. 

    What quadrant is number 2 in the image to the right?

    • A.

      Left upper quadrant

    • B.

      Right upper quadrant

    • C.

      Left lower quadrant

    • D.

      Right lower quadrant

    Correct Answer
    A. Left upper quadrant
    Explanation
    The number 2 is located in the left upper quadrant of the image. This means that it is positioned to the left and above the center point of the image.

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  • 3. 

    What quadrant is number 3 in the image to the right?

    • A.

      Left upper quadrant

    • B.

      Right upper quadrant

    • C.

      Left lower quadrant

    • D.

      Right lower quadrant

    Correct Answer
    D. Right lower quadrant
    Explanation
    The number 3 is located in the bottom right portion of the image. This is known as the right lower quadrant.

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  • 4. 

    What quadrant is number 4 in the image to the right?

    • A.

      Left upper quadrant

    • B.

      Right upper quadrant

    • C.

      Left lower quadrant

    • D.

      Right lower quadrant

    Correct Answer
    C. Left lower quadrant
    Explanation
    The number 4 is located in the bottom left section of the image, which is known as the left lower quadrant.

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  • 5. 

    A top right region just below the [rib] cartilage is called a(n)______.

    • A.

      Hypogastric region

    • B.

      Umbilical region

    • C.

      Right hypochondriac region

    • D.

      Right iliac region

    • E.

      Epigastric region

    Correct Answer
    E. Epigastric region
    Explanation
    The top right region just below the rib cartilage is known as the "epigastric region." Positioned in the upper abdomen, it encompasses vital organs like the stomach and liver. It's a key anatomical reference point often used in medical examinations and assessments.

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  • 6. 

    What is number 2 of the abdominopelvic region called?

    • A.

      Left hypochondriac region

    • B.

      Epigastric region

    • C.

      Left lumbar region

    • D.

      Right iliac region

    • E.

      Left iliac region

    Correct Answer
    B. Epigastric region
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Epigastric region. The abdominopelvic region is divided into nine regions, and the Epigastric region is located in the upper middle portion of the abdomen, just below the sternum. It is bounded superiorly by the subcostal plane and inferiorly by the transpyloric plane. This region contains parts of the liver, stomach, pancreas, and gallbladder, among other organs.

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  • 7. 

    What is number 9 of the abdominopelvic region called?

    Correct Answer
    left iliac region
    Explanation
    The number 9 of the abdominopelvic region is called the left iliac region. This region is located on the left side of the abdomen, specifically in the lower part near the hip bone. It is one of the nine regions used to divide the abdominopelvic area for anatomical reference and medical purposes.

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  • 8. 

    What is the name assigned to the top left abdominopelvic region?

    • A.

      Right Hypochondriac region

    • B.

      Left Hypochondriac region

    • C.

      Left Iliac region

    • D.

      Right Iliac region

    • E.

      Umbilical region

    Correct Answer
    B. Left Hypochondriac region
    Explanation
    The left hypochondriac region is the name assigned to the top left abdominopelvic region in the image. This region is located below the left ribcage and is part of the nine-region division of the abdominopelvic area. It contains organs such as the stomach. 

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  • 9. 

    What is number 7 of the abdominopelvic region called?

    Correct Answer
    right iliac region, iliac region, right iliac
    Explanation
    The right iliac region is the correct answer for the seventh abdominopelvic region. The abdominopelvic region is divided into nine regions, and the right iliac region is located on the right side of the abdomen, below the right hypochondriac region and beside the right lumbar region.

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  • 10. 

    What is number 4 of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      Right Hypochondriac Region

    • B.

      Epigastric Region

    • C.

      Left Hypochondriac Region

    • D.

      Umbilical Region

    • E.

      Right Lumbar Region

    • F.

      Left Lumbar Region

    • G.

      Right Iliac Region

    Correct Answer
    E. Right Lumbar Region
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Right Lumbar Region. The abdominopelvic region is divided into nine regions, and the Right Lumbar Region is located on the right side of the body, between the ribs and the pelvis. It is one of the three lumbar regions, along with the Left Lumbar Region on the left side and the Umbilical Region in the center.

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  • 11. 

    What is number 5 of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      Right Hypochondriac Region

    • B.

      Epigastric Region

    • C.

      Left Hypochondriac Region

    • D.

      Umbilical Region

    • E.

      Right Lumbar Region

    • F.

      Left Lumbar Region

    • G.

      Right Iliac Region

    Correct Answer
    D. Umbilical Region
    Explanation
    The umbilical region is the area around the belly button or umbilicus. It is located in the middle of the abdominopelvic region.

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  • 12. 

    What is number 6 of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      Right Hypochondriac Region

    • B.

      Epigastric Region

    • C.

      Left Hypochondriac Region

    • D.

      Hypogastric Region

    • E.

      Right Lumbar Region

    • F.

      Left Lumbar Region

    • G.

      Right Iliac Region

    Correct Answer
    F. Left Lumbar Region
    Explanation
    The left lumbar region is the sixth region of the abdominopelvic region. The abdominopelvic region is divided into nine regions, with the left lumbar region located on the left side of the body between the ribcage and the pelvis. It is one of the three lumbar regions, with the right lumbar region on the opposite side and the hypogastric region located below it.

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  • 13. 

    What is number 8 of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      Right Hypochondriac Region

    • B.

      Epigastric Region

    • C.

      Left Hypochondriac Region

    • D.

      Hypogastric Region

    • E.

      Right Lumbar Region

    • F.

      Left Lumbar Region

    • G.

      Right Iliac Region

    Correct Answer
    D. Hypogastric Region
    Explanation
    The hypogastric region is the correct answer for number 8 of the abdominopelvic region. This region is located below the umbilical region and is also known as the pubic region. It is situated in the lower middle part of the abdomen, between the right and left iliac regions.

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  • 14. 

    What is number 1 on the body cavity diagram?

    • A.

      Abdominal Cavity

    • B.

      Pleural Cavities

    • C.

      Pelvic Cavity

    • D.

      Cranial Cavity

    • E.

      Thoracic Cavity

    Correct Answer
    D. Cranial Cavity
    Explanation
    The cranial cavity is the correct answer because it is the space within the skull that houses the brain. It is surrounded and protected by the bones of the skull and contains cerebrospinal fluid, which helps cushion and protect the brain. The cranial cavity is important for the functioning and protection of the brain, which is a vital organ responsible for controlling various bodily functions.

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  • 15. 

    What cavity holds the brain?

    • A.

      Abdominal Cavity

    • B.

      Spinal Cavity

    • C.

      Pelvic Cavity

    • D.

      Cranial Cavity

    • E.

      Thoracic Cavity

    Correct Answer
    D. Cranial Cavity
    Explanation
    The cranial cavity holds the brain. It is a hollow space within the skull that provides protection and support for the brain. The brain is a vital organ responsible for controlling various bodily functions, and the cranial cavity acts as a protective barrier against external forces and injuries.

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  • 16. 

    What cavity holds the vertebral column?

    • A.

      Abdominal Cavity

    • B.

      Spinal Cavity

    • C.

      Pelvic Cavity

    • D.

      Cranial Cavity

    • E.

      Thoracic Cavity

    Correct Answer
    B. Spinal Cavity
    Explanation
    The vertebral column is held in the spinal cavity. This cavity is formed by the vertebrae, which are the bones that make up the spine. The spinal cavity provides protection and support for the spinal cord, which is a vital part of the central nervous system. It also allows for movement and flexibility of the spine.

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  • 17. 

    What cavity extends from the diaphragm to the bottom of the trunk?

    • A.

      Abdominal Cavity

    • B.

      Spinal Cavity

    • C.

      Pelvic Cavity

    • D.

      Cranial Cavity

    • E.

      Thoracic Cavity

    • F.

      Abdominopelvic Cavity

    Correct Answer
    F. Abdominopelvic Cavity
    Explanation
    The correct answer is the Abdominopelvic Cavity. This cavity extends from the diaphragm to the bottom of the trunk, encompassing both the abdominal and pelvic cavities. It contains organs such as the stomach, liver, intestines, bladder, and reproductive organs. The abdominopelvic cavity is separated from the thoracic cavity by the diaphragm and plays a crucial role in digestion, excretion, and reproduction.

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  • 18. 

    What direction is the left upper quadrant found?

    • A.

      Inferior

    • B.

      Superior

    • C.

      Left

    • D.

      Right

    Correct Answer
    C. Left
    Explanation
    The abdominal quadrants are commonly used in medical anatomy to describe the regions of the abdomen. The left upper quadrant is situated above the horizontal midline and to the left of the vertical midline.

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  • 19. 

    What direction is the right lower quadrant found?

    • A.

      Inferior

    • B.

      Superior

    • C.

      Left

    • D.

      Right

    Correct Answer
    A. Inferior
    Explanation
    The right lower quadrant is found in the inferior direction. This means that it is located below or towards the lower part of the body. It is important to note that anatomical directions are based on the standard anatomical position, where the body is standing upright, facing forward, with arms at the sides and palms facing forward. In this position, the right lower quadrant is located towards the lower right side of the abdomen.

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  • 20. 

    What number is the umbilical region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    E. 5
    Explanation
    The umbilical region is the central region of the abdominopelvic region, located around the navel or belly button. In the given options, number 5 represents the umbilical region.

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  • 21. 

    What number is the epigastric region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    B. 2
    Explanation
    The epigastric region is located in the upper middle part of the abdominopelvic region, just below the sternum. It is commonly associated with the stomach and the liver.

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  • 22. 

    What number is the left iliac region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    I. 9
    Explanation
    The left iliac region of the abdominopelvic region is numbered as 9.

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  • 23. 

    What number is the right iliac region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    G. 7
    Explanation
    The right iliac region of the abdominopelvic region is represented by number 7.

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  • 24. 

    What number is the right hypochondriac region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    A. 1
    Explanation
    The number 1 represents the right hypochondriac region of the abdominopelvic region.

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  • 25. 

    What number is the left hypochondriac region of the abdominopelvic region? 

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      2

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    • E.

      5

    • F.

      6

    • G.

      7

    • H.

      8

    • I.

      9

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    The left hypochondriac region is numbered as 3 in the abdominopelvic region.

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"Lindsey, Ph.D. in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, specializes in Zika's impact on conception and preterm birth biomarkers. She completed courese on Advanced Cell Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Advanced Virology at University College Cork. Lindsey's accolades include three first-author papers, three fellowships, and active participation in five conference presentations. Currently associated with the University of Pennsylvania through a T32 NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship, she continues to contribute significantly to her field, combining academic rigor with practical research to advance understanding in reproductive health and prenatal care. Currently, she is a full time lecturer at Northwestern University - The Feinberg School of Medicine.
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