Anatomy & Physiology Full Semester Review

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Anatomy Quizzes & Trivia

Part 1: Fall 2012 Final Exam


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Air entering the body is filtered, warmed, and humidified by the
    • A. 

      Upper respiratory tract.

    • B. 

      Lower respiratory tract.

    • C. 

      Alveoli.

    • D. 

      Bronchioles.

    • E. 

      Lungs.

  • 2. 
    Lungs are to the respiratory system as the liver is to the _____________  system.
    • A. 

      Urinary

    • B. 

      Cardiovascular

    • C. 

      Lyphatic

    • D. 

      Digestive

    • E. 

      Both b and d

  • 3. 
    Major centers concerned with autonomic control of breathing, blood pressure, heart rate, and digestive activities are located in the
    • A. 

      Medulla Oblongata

    • B. 

      Pons

    • C. 

      Midbrain

    • D. 

      Diencephalons

    • E. 

      Cerebellum

  • 4. 
    Oxygen is required in biological systems for
    • A. 

      Storage of energy

    • B. 

      Serving as catalysts

    • C. 

      Chemical messengers

    • D. 

      Celluar metabolism

    • E. 

      Serving as structural components of bone

  • 5. 
    Terms that refer to the backside of the body include
    • A. 

      Ventral: Dorsal

    • B. 

      Ventral: Proximal

    • C. 

      Distal:Superficial

    • D. 

      Dorsal:Posterior

  • 6. 
    The achilles tendon inserts on the
    • A. 

      Calcaneous

    • B. 

      Fibula

    • C. 

      Tibia

  • 7. 
    The actual sites of gas exchange within the lungs are
    • A. 

      Terminal bronchioles.

    • B. 

      Alveoli.

    • C. 

      Pleural spaces.

    • D. 

      Bronchioloes.

    • E. 

      Interlobular septa.

  • 8. 
    The anatomical term which best describes a structure toward the head is
    • A. 

      Superficial.

    • B. 

      Deep.

    • C. 

      Inferior.

    • D. 

      Superior.

  • 9. 
    The arm is _________ to the hand.
    • A. 

      Medial

    • B. 

      Lateral

    • C. 

      Proximal

    • D. 

      Distal

  • 10. 
    The arrector pili muscle will stand up the hair on the skin when the skin is cold.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The back portion of the skull is located in which body region?
    • A. 

      Occipital

    • B. 

      Axillary

    • C. 

      Dorsal

    • D. 

      Otic

    • E. 

      Thoracic

  • 12. 
    The big toe or hallux  is _______ to the little toe.
    • A. 

      Medial

    • B. 

      Intermediate

    • C. 

      Lateral

    • D. 

      Median

  • 13. 
    The body region "brachial" is making reference to which area of the body?
    • A. 

      Armpit

    • B. 

      Great Toe

    • C. 

      Forehead

    • D. 

      Upper Arm

    • E. 

      Cheek

  • 14. 
    The body region called "inguinal" is referring to which area?
    • A. 

      Armpit

    • B. 

      Groin

    • C. 

      Head

    • D. 

      Hip

    • E. 

      Thigh

  • 15. 
    The body region frontal is which area?
    • A. 

      Nose

    • B. 

      Forehead

    • C. 

      Cheek

    • D. 

      Neck

    • E. 

      Palm of hand

  • 16. 
    The calf muscle on the back of the leg is called
    • A. 

      Sartorius

    • B. 

      Gastrocnemius

    • C. 

      Biceps femoris

    • D. 

      Soleus

  • 17. 
    THE CENTRAL PRINCIPLE OF PHYSIOLOGY IS
    • A. 

      HOMEOSTASIS

    • B. 

      TEMPERATURE REGULATION

    • C. 

      STIMULATION

    • D. 

      REFLEXES

    • E. 

      NUTRITION

  • 18. 
    The Cephalic body region is what region?
    • A. 

      Back of elbox

    • B. 

      Depressed area just in front of elbow

    • C. 

      Groin

    • D. 

      Head

    • E. 

      Mouth

  • 19. 
    The chest is located in which body region?
    • A. 

      Zygomatic

    • B. 

      Thoracic

    • C. 

      Pedal

    • D. 

      Olecranal

    • E. 

      Nasal

  • 20. 
    The clavicle articulates with the
    • A. 

      Humerus and manubrium

    • B. 

      Scapula and humerus

    • C. 

      Manubrium and scapula

    • D. 

      Manubrium, scapula, and humerus

  • 21. 
    The digestive system includes liver, oral cavity, and esophagus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The enzyme pepsin digests
    • A. 

      Vitamins.

    • B. 

      Carbohydrates.

    • C. 

      Nucleic acids.

    • D. 

      Proteins.

    • E. 

      Lipids.

  • 23. 
    The front of your knee is found in which body region?
    • A. 

      Palmar

    • B. 

      Patellar

    • C. 

      Pedal

    • D. 

      Pelvic

    • E. 

      Tarsal

  • 24. 
    The function of nervous tissue is to
    • A. 

      Insulate

    • B. 

      Connect muscle to bone

    • C. 

      Cushion

    • D. 

      Conduct electrical impulses

  • 25. 
    The glottis is
    • A. 

      the opening to the pharynx.

    • B. 

      Part of the hard palate.

    • C. 

      A flap of elastic cartilage.

    • D. 

      The soft tissue that hangs off the end of the soft plalate.

    • E. 

      The opening to the larynx.

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