A&p Self Quiz Chapter 1 - Intro To The Human Body

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 208

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Human Body Quizzes & Trivia

Welcome to this A&P Self Quiz Chapter 1 – Intro to the Human Body, where we aim to teach you a thing or two about our bodies and what goes on within them and what everything is used for. Do you already know enough about your anatomy? Take the quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A(n)                      is a group of similar cells and their surrounding materials performing specific functions.
  • 2. 
    The sum of all of the body's chemical processes is                        .  It consists of two parts:  the phase that builds up new substances is                      , and the phase that breaks down substances is                    .
  • 3. 
    The fluid located within cellls is the                       , whereas the fluid located outside of the cells is                    .
  • 4. 
    In a positive feedback system, the response enhances or intensifies the original stimulus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A person lying face down would be in the supine position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The highest level of structural organization is the system level.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A plane that separates the body into unequal right and left sides is a
    • A. 

      Transverse plane

    • B. 

      Frontal plane

    • C. 

      Midsagittal plane

    • D. 

      Coronal plane

    • E. 

      Parasagittal plane

  • 8. 
    Midway throught a 5 mile workout, a runner begins to sweat profusely.  The sweat glands producing the sweat would be considered which part of a feedback loop?
    • A. 

      Controlled condition

    • B. 

      Receptors

    • C. 

      Stimulus

    • D. 

      Effectors

    • E. 

      Control center

  • 9. 
    An unspecialized stem cell becomes a brain cell during fetal development.  This is an example of
    • A. 

      Differentiation

    • B. 

      Growth

    • C. 

      Organization

    • D. 

      Responsiveness

    • E. 

      Homeostasis

  • 10. 
    A radiography technician needs to x-ray a growth on the urinary bladder.  To accomplish this, the camera must be positioned on the                          region.
    • A. 

      Left inguinal

    • B. 

      Epigastric

    • C. 

      Hypogastric

    • D. 

      Right inguinal

    • E. 

      Umbilical

  • 11. 
    Which of the following would not be associated with the thoracic cavity? 1. pericardium, 2. mediastinum, 3. peritoneum, 4. pleura
    • A. 

      2 and 3

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      1 and 4

    • E. 

      3 and 4