Visceral Peritoneum Trivia Questions! Quiz

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Visceral Peritoneum Trivia Questions! Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Positive feedback mechanisms tend to increase the original stimulus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Imaging is useful in discovering obstructed blood supplies in organs and tissues.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The anatomical position means the body is standing at attention with the palms facing forward and the thumbs pointing away from the body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The elbow is proximal to the shoulder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The serous membrane that lines the peritoneal cavity wall is called visceral peritoneum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A major function of serous membranes is to decrease friction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The right hypochondriac region contains the majority of the stomach
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Lungs carry out an excretory function.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Embryology concerns the structural changes that occur in an individual from conception through old age.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A tissue consists of groups of similar cells that have a common function.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    It is important for any organism to maintain its boundaries, so that its internal environment remains distinct from the external environment surrounding it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Without some sort of negative feedback mechanism, it would be impossible to keep our body chemistry in balance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Regardless of the variable being regulated, all homeostatic control mechanisms have at least three interdependent components.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In a negative feedback mechanism, ADH is the equivalent to the "thermostat" in your home heating system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The epigastric region is located superior to the umbilical region.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Histology would be best defined as a study of________.
    • A. 

      Cells

    • B. 

      Tissues

    • C. 

      Cell chemistry

    • D. 

      The gross structures of the body

  • 17. 
    The study of the heart may incorporate many aspects of anatomy but as a whole you would say it is __________ anatomy.
    • A. 

      Microscopic

    • B. 

      Gross

    • C. 

      Developmental

    • D. 

      Systemic

  • 18. 
    An increased rate of breathing as a result of an increased buildup of carbon dioxide in the bloodstream would be best described as an example of ________.
    • A. 

      Maintaining boundaries

    • B. 

      Excretion of metabolic waste

    • C. 

      Responsiveness

    • D. 

      Metabolism

  • 19. 
    Normal body temperature is ________ degrees centigrade.
    • A. 

      98

    • B. 

      68

    • C. 

      47

    • D. 

      37

  • 20. 
    If you consider your home air conditioner in terms of homeostasis then the wall thermostat would be the ________.
    • A. 

      Control center

    • B. 

      Receptor

    • C. 

      Effector

    • D. 

      Variable

  • 21. 
    The main, general purpose of negative feedback is ________.
    • A. 

      To control all body system tissues

    • B. 

      To maintain homeostasis

    • C. 

      To keep the body's sugar high

    • D. 

      To regulate excretion

  • 22. 
    ________ is the specific name for the hip region.
    • A. 

      Manus

    • B. 

      Inguinal

    • C. 

      Pedal

    • D. 

      Coxal

  • 23. 
    An oblique cut is one that ________.
    • A. 

      Is cut horizontal right and left

    • B. 

      Is cut diagonally between the vertical and horizontal

    • C. 

      Is cut vertical right and left

    • D. 

      Is cut perpendicular to vertical and horizontal

  • 24. 
    The heart lies in the ________ cavity.
    • A. 

      Superior mediastinal

    • B. 

      Pleural

    • C. 

      Dorsal

    • D. 

      Pericardial

  • 25. 
    The cavities housing the eyes are called __________ cavities.
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Cranial

    • C. 

      Nasal

    • D. 

      Orbital

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