Bio 130 Ear Anatomy Quiz

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Bio 130 Ear Anatomy Quiz - Quiz

An ear is a complex organ too which works with other organs to ensure the objective hearing is achieved. It can be classified into outer, middle and inner ear an all this parts have organs that ensure proper transmission and reception of sound. Bio 130 Ear Anatomy Quiz is a good guide to learn about an ear.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    IDENTIFY THE EXTERNAL AUDITORY METUS!

    • A.

      A

    • B.

      B

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      D

    Correct Answer
    A. A
  • 2. 

    IDENTIFY THE TYMPANIC MEMBRANE!

    • A.

      A

    • B.

      B

    • C.

      C

    • D.

      D

    Correct Answer
    B. B
  • 3. 

    IDENTIFY THE EARDRUM!

    • A.

      E

    • B.

      F

    • C.

      B

    • D.

      A

    Correct Answer
    C. B
    Explanation
    The correct answer is B because the eardrum, also known as the tympanic membrane, is located between the ear canal and the middle ear. It is a thin, translucent membrane that vibrates when sound waves enter the ear, transmitting these vibrations to the middle ear. The other options (E, F, A) do not represent the eardrum.

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  • 4. 

    IDENTIFY THE MALLUS!

    • A.

      J

    • B.

      K

    • C.

      L

    • D.

      C

    Correct Answer
    D. C
  • 5. 

    IDENTIFY THE INCUS!

    • A.

      D

    • B.

      E

    • C.

      F

    • D.

      G

    Correct Answer
    A. D
  • 6. 

    IDENTIFY THE STAPES!

    • A.

      D

    • B.

      E

    • C.

      F

    • D.

      G

    Correct Answer
    B. E
  • 7. 

    IDENTIFY THE AUDITORY TUBE!

    • A.

      D

    • B.

      E

    • C.

      F

    • D.

      G

    Correct Answer
    C. F
  • 8. 

    IDENTIFY THE EUSTACHIAN TUBE!

    • A.

      C

    • B.

      D

    • C.

      E

    • D.

      F

    Correct Answer
    D. F
  • 9. 

    IDENTIFY THE SEMICIRCULAR CANALS!

    • A.

      G

    • B.

      H

    • C.

      I

    • D.

      J

    Correct Answer
    A. G
  • 10. 

    IDENTIFY THE AMPULLA OF VESTIBULAR!

    • A.

      G

    • B.

      H

    • C.

      I

    • D.

      J

    Correct Answer
    B. H
    Explanation
    The correct answer is H because the ampulla of vestibular is a dilated portion of the membranous labyrinth located in the inner ear. It is responsible for detecting rotational movements of the head and is involved in the sense of balance and spatial orientation.

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  • 11. 

    IDENTIFY THE CRANIAL NERVE VIII!

    • A.

      G

    • B.

      H

    • C.

      I

    • D.

      K

    Correct Answer
    C. I
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I" because cranial nerve VIII is the vestibulocochlear nerve, which is responsible for transmitting sound and balance information from the inner ear to the brain. The letter "I" is the Roman numeral representation for the number 1, which corresponds to the correct answer.

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  • 12. 

    IDENTIFY THE AUDITORY NERVE!

    • A.

      F

    • B.

      G

    • C.

      H

    • D.

      I

    Correct Answer
    D. I
    Explanation
    The correct answer is I because the auditory nerve is responsible for transmitting sound information from the cochlea to the brain. This nerve is part of the auditory system and plays a crucial role in our ability to hear and process sound.

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  • 13. 

    IDENTIFY THE COCHLEA!

    • A.

      J

    • B.

      K

    • C.

      L

    • D.

      G

    Correct Answer
    B. K
    Explanation
    The correct answer is K because the cochlea is a spiral-shaped, snail-like structure in the inner ear that is responsible for converting sound vibrations into electrical signals that can be interpreted by the brain. It contains the sensory cells called hair cells, which are responsible for detecting sound waves and transmitting them to the auditory nerve. Option K is the only letter that resembles the shape of a cochlea, with its curved and spiral design.

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  • 14. 

    IDENTIFY THE COCHLEAR BRANCH!

    • A.

      J

    • B.

      K

    • C.

      L

    • D.

      H

    Correct Answer
    C. L
    Explanation
    The correct answer is L because the cochlear branch is responsible for transmitting auditory information from the cochlea to the brain. Among the given options, L is the only letter that represents the cochlear branch.

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