Anatomy & Physiology Chapters Quiz3 & 4

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In the past few days we have been able to cover chapters 3 and 4 of the Anatomy & Physiology book. The chapters gave us more insight on what to expect throughout the course. Test how well you understood it by taking the quiz review test below before we start on chapter 5.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Epithelial tissue membrane is called
    • A. 

      Peritoneum

    • B. 

      Pericardium

    • C. 

      Cutaneous Membrane

    • D. 

      Subcutaneous Membrane

  • 2. 
    The small body in the nucleus that assembles ribosomes is called the
    • A. 

      Lysosome

    • B. 

      Cytoplasm

    • C. 

      Plama membrane

    • D. 

      Nucleolus

  • 3. 
    A band of connective tissue that connects two bones is called a
    • A. 

      Muscle

    • B. 

      Tendon

    • C. 

      Ligament

    • D. 

      Joint

  • 4. 
    When is a cell considered a cancer cell?
    • A. 

      When it reproduces more slowly and doesn't migrate

    • B. 

      When it reproduces excessively and migrates

    • C. 

      When it can stretch to accomplish its function

    • D. 

      When it is malignant

  • 5. 
    Transitional epithelium is tissue that
    • A. 

      Can contract to accomplish its function

    • B. 

      Can move to accomplish its function

    • C. 

      Can stretch to accomplish its function

    • D. 

      Doesn't have to move to accomplish its function

  • 6. 
    If a cell lacks centrioles it would not be able to
    • A. 

      Multiply

    • B. 

      Divide

    • C. 

      Mutate

    • D. 

      Grow

  • 7. 
    The skin is also called the
    • A. 

      Subcutaneous Membrane

    • B. 

      Cutaneous Membrane

    • C. 

      Serous Membrane

    • D. 

      Lipoma Membrane

  • 8. 
    The removal of living tissue for examination under a microscope is called
    • A. 

      Surgery

    • B. 

      Biopsy

    • C. 

      Diffusion

    • D. 

      Radiation

  • 9. 
    A lump of adipose tissue that doesn't spread is called a
    • A. 

      Benign cancer

    • B. 

      Malignant tumor

    • C. 

      Benign tumor

    • D. 

      Benign lipoma

  • 10. 
    Which RNA is found in ribosomes?
    • A. 

      TRNA

    • B. 

      RRNA

    • C. 

      MRNA

    • D. 

      DNA

  • 11. 
    The microscope with the highest magnification is the
    • A. 

      Compound Light Microscope

    • B. 

      Transmission Electron Microscope

    • C. 

      Scanning Electron Microscope

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    Small bodies involved in the manufacture of proteins are
    • A. 

      Lysosomes

    • B. 

      Ribosomes

    • C. 

      Neuroglia

    • D. 

      Cilia

  • 13. 
    Which process moves a substance that can freely move in the plasma membrane?
    • A. 

      Facilitated Diffusion

    • B. 

      Active Transport

    • C. 

      Simple Diffusion

    • D. 

      Endocytosis

  • 14. 
    The study of tissue is
    • A. 

      Cytology

    • B. 

      Histology

    • C. 

      Physiology

    • D. 

      Tisology

  • 15. 
    A nucleotide contains a nitrogen base, sugar unit and a
    • A. 

      Carbohydrate

    • B. 

      Lipid

    • C. 

      Phospate unit

    • D. 

      Hydrogen base

  • 16. 
    Cells shrink when placed in solutions that are
    • A. 

      Hypotonic

    • B. 

      Hypertonic

    • C. 

      Acidic

    • D. 

      Basic

  • 17. 
    A tumor that spreads to other tissues is called a _________________ tumor.
  • 18. 
    Droplets of fluid are taken into the cell using a process called
    • A. 

      Endocytosis

    • B. 

      Exocytosis

    • C. 

      Pinocytosis

    • D. 

      Phagocytosis

  • 19. 
    The fibers that conduct a nerve impulse toward a neuron cell are called
    • A. 

      Dendrites

    • B. 

      Axons

    • C. 

      Cilia

    • D. 

      Flagellum

  • 20. 
    The break down of harmful metabolism provides a high level of
    • A. 

      Peroxisomes

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Ribosomes

    • D. 

      Estrogen

  • 21. 
    Osteosites are to bone as chondrosites are to
    • A. 

      Tissue

    • B. 

      Cartilage

    • C. 

      Muscles

    • D. 

      Joints

  • 22. 
    The support cells of the nervous cells are
    • A. 

      Neuroglias

    • B. 

      Muscle cells

    • C. 

      Neurons

    • D. 

      Cytoplasm

  • 23. 
    An organelle that produces energy for the cell is the
    • A. 

      Cytoplasm

    • B. 

      Mitochondrion

    • C. 

      ATP

    • D. 

      Neuron transmitters

  • 24. 
    Which of the following is a risk factor for cancer?
    • A. 

      Eating too many vegetables

    • B. 

      Eating a high fat diet

    • C. 

      Watching too much t.v.

    • D. 

      Standing in front of the microwave

  • 25. 
    The suffix -itis means
    • A. 

      Shrinkage

    • B. 

      Inflammation

    • C. 

      Spreading

    • D. 

      To drink

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