Anatomy Quiz Of The Urinary System.

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Urinary system functions.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Components of the urinary system include
    • A. 

      2 kidneys

    • B. 

      2 ureters

    • C. 

      1 urinary bladder

    • D. 

      1 urethra

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 2. 
    Which is not a function of the kidneys?           
    • A. 

      Production and release of calcitriol and erythropoietin

    • B. 

      Storage of urine

    • C. 

      Regulation of blood composition and pH

    • D. 

      Regulation of blood volume and pressure

    • E. 

      Maintenance of blood osmolarity

  • 3. 
    Each of the following is a waste product normally secreted by the kidneys except  
    • A. 

      Urea

    • B. 

      Bilirubin

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      Ammonia

    • E. 

      Creatine

  • 4. 
    The kidneys
    • A. 

      Are retroperitoneal and are attached to the abdominal wall.

    • B. 

      Are partially protected by ribs 6-9

    • C. 

      Are surrounded by capsules of epithelial tissue

    • D. 

      Are protected from mechanical trauma by a thick layer of loose CT

    • E. 

      Have concave lateral borders.

  • 5. 
    The layer of the kidney superficial to the renal pyramids but deep to the renal capsule is the     
    • A. 

      Renal pelvis

    • B. 

      Renal pyramid

    • C. 

      Renal medulla

    • D. 

      Renal lobe

    • E. 

      Renal papilla