Body Planes, Systems, Directions

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Body Planes, Systems, Directions

The following 25 question quiz is entirely multiple choice and true/false. Do not take this test until you have a firm grasp on all of the terms you completed when you colored the first set of handouts. To eliminate the possibility of you using your handout to help you complete this test, I am putting a time limit of 20 minutes on this quiz. If it takes you longer than 20 minutes, you will need to come in to class and take the quiz in person (on your own time). You may take this online quiz only once, so be sure you are ready.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A structure that is closer to the median plane than another structure.
    • A. 

      Posterior

    • B. 

      Lateral

    • C. 

      Medial

    • D. 

      Distal

  • 2. 
    Term that refers to a structure being closer to the feet than another structure
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Posterior

    • C. 

      Proximal

    • D. 

      Caudal

  • 3. 
    Term that refers to a structure being more in front than another structure of the body
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Posterior

    • C. 

      Lateral

    • D. 

      Proximal

  • 4. 
    Longitudinal plane dividing the head and torso into left and right parts
    • A. 

      Median

    • B. 

      Sagittal

    • C. 

      Coronal

    • D. 

      Transverse

  • 5. 
    System through which nutrients, gases, and molecular material pass to and from the tissues
    • A. 

      Cardiovascular

    • B. 

      Articular

    • C. 

      Nervous

    • D. 

      Endocrine

  • 6. 
    This system consists of impulse-generating and impulse-conducting tissuec
    • A. 

      Cardiovascular

    • B. 

      Lymphatic

    • C. 

      Endocrine

    • D. 

      Nervous

  • 7. 
    System that includes the skin
    • A. 

      Cardiovascular

    • B. 

      Skeletal

    • C. 

      Lymphatic

    • D. 

      Integumentary

  • 8. 
    System that is concerned with the maintenance of a neutral acid-base balance in body fluids
    • A. 

      Lymphatic

    • B. 

      Respiratory

    • C. 

      Urinary

    • D. 

      Immune

  • 9. 
    System that carries out body defense - contains organs such as the thymus and the spleen
    • A. 

      Respiratory

    • B. 

      Lymphoid

    • C. 

      Urinary

    • D. 

      Cardiovascular

  • 10. 
    Region of the head that includes the eyes and the cavity the eyes sit in
    • A. 

      Oral

    • B. 

      Temporal

    • C. 

      Nasal

    • D. 

      Orbital

  • 11. 
    In the upper body, the part of the body referred to as "carpal"
    • A. 

      Elbow

    • B. 

      Wrist

    • C. 

      Fingers

    • D. 

      Armpit

  • 12. 
    Part of the body that refers to the anterior chest
    • A. 

      Inguinal

    • B. 

      Axillary

    • C. 

      Femoral

    • D. 

      Pectoral

  • 13. 
    Refers to lower jaw
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Oral

    • C. 

      Buscal

    • D. 

      Mandibular

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is NOT found in the posterior region of the body?
    • A. 

      Vertebral

    • B. 

      Lumbar

    • C. 

      Pectoral

    • D. 

      Gluteal

  • 15. 
    In humans, the heart is posterior to the spine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    In humans, fingers are distal to elbows.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The transverse plane separates the human body's anterior and posterior regions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Glands that secrete hormones are found in what system?
    • A. 

      Lymphatic

    • B. 

      Nervous

    • C. 

      Respiratory

    • D. 

      Endocrine

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Muscular

    • B. 

      Cardiovascular

    • C. 

      Articular

    • D. 

      Endocrine

  • 20. 
    The liver and pancreas are a part of the _____ system.
    • A. 

      Urinary

    • B. 

      Cardiovascular

    • C. 

      Respiratory

    • D. 

      Digestive

  • 21. 
    The kidneys are the main functionary in this system.
    • A. 

      Respiratory

    • B. 

      Urinary

    • C. 

      Immune

    • D. 

      Reproductive

  • 22. 
    Which of the following is not a part of the abdominopelvic region of the body?
    • A. 

      Inguinal

    • B. 

      Brachial

    • C. 

      Pubic

    • D. 

      Perineal

  • 23. 
    Your eyes are lateral to your nose.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False