A&p Sense Study Guide

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  • 1. 
    Somatic senses
    • A. 

      All over the body

    • B. 

      Specific parts of the body

  • 2. 
    Special senses 
    • A. 

      All over the body

    • B. 

      Specific body parts

  • 3. 
    Mark all of the somatic senses 
    • A. 

      Touch (texture)

    • B. 

      Hearing

    • C. 

      Pressure

    • D. 

      Temperature

    • E. 

      Pain

    • F. 

      Vision

    • G. 

      Body position

  • 4. 
    Mark all of the special senses 
    • A. 

      Pressure

    • B. 

      Smell (olfaction)

    • C. 

      Hearing

    • D. 

      Pain

    • E. 

      Taste (gustation)

    • F. 

      Vision

    • G. 

      Balance (equilibrium)

  • 5. 
    Mark the 5 types of sensory receptors 
    • A. 

      Photoreceptors

    • B. 

      Mechanoreceptors

    • C. 

      Chemoreceptors

    • D. 

      Thermoreceptors

    • E. 

      Endoreceptors

    • F. 

      Pain receptors

  • 6. 
    Mark the 3 receptors which handle touch and pressure sensations 
    • A. 

      Free nerve endings

    • B. 

      Broca's corpuscles

    • C. 

      Pacinian corpuscles

    • D. 

      Meissner's corpuscles

    • E. 

      Wernicke's corpuscles

  • 7. 
    _________ receptors and _________ receptors are the two types of free nerve endings that detect temperature. 
    • A. 

      Soft and hard

    • B. 

      Hot and cold

    • C. 

      Burning and freezing

    • D. 

      Light and dark

  • 8. 
    What receptors detect extreme temperatures? 
    • A. 

      Thermoreceptors

    • B. 

      Hot and cold receptors

    • C. 

      Pain receptors

    • D. 

      Photoreceptors

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Temperature receptors adapt 
    • A. 

      Rapidly

    • B. 

      Steadily

    • C. 

      Slowly

    • D. 

      Never

  • 10. 
    What receptors detect pain? 
    • A. 

      Chemoreceptors

    • B. 

      Pain receptors (type of free nerve endings)

    • C. 

      Mechanoreceptors

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    How quickly do pain receptors adapt to stimuli? 
    • A. 

      Not at all

    • B. 

      Quickly

    • C. 

      Steadily

    • D. 

      Slowly

  • 12. 
    Visceral pain is pain in internal organs - feels like it's coming from another part of the body 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Pain that feels like it's coming from another part of the body is referred pain 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    How does referred pain occur?
    • A. 

      This happens when the pathway of a common nerve shares the same pathway with the pain neuron from another part of the body and the brain gets confused

    • B. 

      You first feel the pain in the spot it's coming from and then it travels to another spot

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    Smell receptors are ___________ receptors. They detect scent particles in the air. 
    • A. 

      Pain

    • B. 

      Chemo

    • C. 

      Photo

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 16. 
    Where are scent receptors (olfactory organs) found? 
    • A. 

      Chemo

    • B. 

      Nasal cavity

    • C. 

      Olfaction hairs

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    How do scent receptors detect smells? 
    • A. 

      Olfactory receptors cells are covered in CILIA with different receptor molecules that each bind to a unique scent molecule.

    • B. 

      Olfactory receptors cells are covered in THERMORECEPTORS with different receptor molecules that each bind to a unique scent molecule.

    • C. 

      Chemoreceptors cells are covered in THERMORECEPTORS with different receptor molecules that each bind to a unique scent molecule.

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    What kind of receptors are taste receptors? 
    • A. 

      Photoreceptors

    • B. 

      Chemoreceptors

    • C. 

      Mechanoreceptors

    • D. 

      Thermoreceptors

  • 19. 
    What are taste receptors called? 
    • A. 

      Taste buds

    • B. 

      Taste bumps

    • C. 

      Taste circles

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    Mark the 5 taste sensations. 
    • A. 

      Sweet

    • B. 

      Tangy

    • C. 

      Salty

    • D. 

      Sour

    • E. 

      Bitter

    • F. 

      Spicy

    • G. 

      Unami/ savory

  • 21. 
    Taste and _____ are closely linked. 
  • 22. 
    One of the tubes of the cochlea is the scala chambers which begins at the ______, goes the entire length of the spiral, and returns, ending at the _________
    • A. 

      Square window, rectangle window

    • B. 

      Round window, oval window

    • C. 

      Oval window, round window

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 23. 
    In the inner ear the scala chambers contain a fluid called ____________
    • A. 

      Perilymph

    • B. 

      Scala

    • C. 

      Vestibule

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    In the inner ear between the scala chambers, a second tube ________ is filled with a fluid called __________
    • A. 

      Cochlear duct, endolymph

    • B. 

      Scala duct, endolymph

    • C. 

      Round window, perilymph

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 25. 
    In the inner ear the fluid in the cochlear duct contains the hearing receptor cells, the ____________
    • A. 

      Vestibule

    • B. 

      Endolymph

    • C. 

      Organ of corti

    • D. 

      None of the above

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