Chapter 3 - Directional Terms, Anatomic Planes, Regions, And Quadrants

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Chapter 3 - Directional Terms, Anatomic Planes, Regions, And Quadrants - Quiz

Chapter 3 quiz


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  • 1. 
    The ________ regions are to the right and left of the umbilical region.
  • 2. 
    The _________ plane is the vertical field passing through the body from side to side, dividing the body into anterior and posterior portions.
  • 3. 
    The _________ plane is the vertical field running through the body from front to back, dividing the body into right and left sides.
  • 4. 
    The ______ plane divides the body into right and left halves.
  • 5. 
    The _________ plane is the horizontal field dividing the body into upper and lower portions.
  • 6. 
    The ______ region is around the navel (umbilicus).
  • 7. 
    The _______ region is directly above the umbilical region.
  • 8. 
    The ________ region is directly below the umbilical region.
  • 9. 
    The ______ regions are to the right and left of the epigastric region.
  • 10. 
    The _________ regions are to the right and left of the hypogastric region.
  • 11. 
    The prefix bi- means _________.
  • 12. 
    The prefix uni- means _________.
  • 13. 
    The suffix -ad means _________.
  • 14. 
    The suffix -ior means _________.
  • 15. 
    What is anter/o?
    • A. 

      Front

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Side

    • D. 

      Above

  • 16. 
    What is caud/o?
    • A. 

      Back, behind

    • B. 

      Head (upward)

    • C. 

      Tail (downward)

    • D. 

      Belly (front

  • 17. 
    What is cephal/o?
    • A. 

      Head (upward)

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      Side

    • D. 

      Near (the point of attachment of a body part)

  • 18. 
    What is dist/o?
    • A. 

      Near (the point of attachment of a body part)

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Front

    • D. 

      Away (from the point of attachment of a body part)

  • 19. 
    What is dors/o?
    • A. 

      Front

    • B. 

      Back

    • C. 

      Middle

    • D. 

      Above

  • 20. 
    What is infer/o?
    • A. 

      Back

    • B. 

      Above

    • C. 

      Front

    • D. 

      Below

  • 21. 
    What is later/o?
    • A. 

      Middle

    • B. 

      Belly (front)

    • C. 

      Side

    • D. 

      Back, behind

  • 22. 
    What is medi/o?
    • A. 

      Head (upward)

    • B. 

      Belly (front)

    • C. 

      Tail (downward)

    • D. 

      Middle

  • 23. 
    What is poster/o?
    • A. 

      Back, behind

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      Side

    • D. 

      Front

  • 24. 
    What is proxim/o?
    • A. 

      Near (the point of attachment of a body part)

    • B. 

      Head (upward)

    • C. 

      Away (from the point of attachment of a body part)

    • D. 

      Tail (downward)

  • 25. 
    What is super/o?
    • A. 

      Below

    • B. 

      Back, behind

    • C. 

      Front

    • D. 

      Above

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