Anatomy And Physiology Quiz

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Anatomy And Physiology Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following lists best illustrates the idea of increasing levels of complexity?
    • A. 

      Cells, tissues, organelles, organs, systems

    • B. 

      Tissues, cells, organs, organelles, systems

    • C. 

      Organs, organelles, systems, cells, tissues

    • D. 

      Organelles, cells, tissues, organs, systems

  • 2. 
    How is oxygen used by living organisms?
    • A. 

      It controls the amount of heat produced.

    • B. 

      Its a source of energy.

    • C. 

      It is used to release energy that is stored in food.

    • D. 

      It is part of water and is necessary to keep organisms hydrated.

  • 3. 
    The thoracic cavity lies where in relationship to the abdominopelvic cavity?
    • A. 

      Dorsal (posterior)

    • B. 

      Ventral (anterior)

    • C. 

      Superior

    • D. 

      Inferior

  • 4. 
    When the body is placed in the anatomical position, which of the following is not true?
    • A. 

      The face is forward.

    • B. 

      The arms are at the sides.

    • C. 

      The palms are facing backward.

    • D. 

      The body is erect.

  • 5. 
    The elbow is distal to the wrist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A decomposition reaction can be symbolized by:
    • A. 

      A+B --> C+D

    • B. 

      A+B -->AB

    • C. 

      AB-->A+B

    • D. 

      C+D-->AB

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is not hydrophilic?
    • A. 

      Carbohydrates

    • B. 

      Lipids

    • C. 

      Proteins

    • D. 

      Nucleic acid

  • 8. 
    Lipids are synthesized in:
    • A. 

      The Golgi apparatus

    • B. 

      The smooth endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      The rough endoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      The liver

  • 9. 
    In the citric acid cycle:
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide is released

    • B. 

      Hydrogen atoms are released

    • C. 

      2 ATP's form

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    An ATP molecule consists of adenine, a ribose, and 3 phosphates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A basement membrane occurs between:
    • A. 

      Muscle and nerve tissue

    • B. 

      Epithelial and connective tissue

    • C. 

      Connective tissue and muscle tissue

    • D. 

      Brain and nervous tissue

  • 12. 
    Epithelial tissue functions in:
    • A. 

      Secretion

    • B. 

      Absorption

    • C. 

      Protection

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    Connective tissue fibers are produced by:
    • A. 

      Macrophages

    • B. 

      Mast cells

    • C. 

      Fibroblasts

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 14. 
    Adipose tissue is a specialized form of:
    • A. 

      Fibrous connective tissue

    • B. 

      Elastic connective tissue

    • C. 

      Loose connective tissue

    • D. 

      Reticular connective tissue

  • 15. 
    Shafts of hair are composed of:
    • A. 

      Living dermal cells

    • B. 

      Dead dermal cells

    • C. 

      Living epidermal cells

    • D. 

      Dead epidermal cells

  • 16. 
    ______ is not part of one of the 4 basic body tissues.
    • A. 

      Epithelial tissue

    • B. 

      Connective tissue

    • C. 

      Brain tissue

    • D. 

      Muscle tissue

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