Trivia Quiz About Circulatory System

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Circulatory System Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What is a capillary?
    • A. 

      Blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart

    • B. 

      Blood vessel that carries blood to the heart

    • C. 

      Blood vessel that transports blood from arteries to veins

    • D. 

      Blood vessel that transports bile

  • 2. 
    How big is your heart?
    • A. 

      The size of your clenched fist

    • B. 

      The size of a baseball

    • C. 

      The size of a basketball

    • D. 

      The size of a grape

  • 3. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 8?
  • 4. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 4?
  • 5. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 1?
  • 6. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 3?
  • 7. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 2?
  • 8. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 5?
  • 9. 
    On the heart diagram on the board, what is # 6?
  • 10. 
    If during blood testing you find no A antigens, no B antigens and Rh antigen, what would the blood type be?
    • A. 

      A Rh-

    • B. 

      AB Rh-

    • C. 

      A Rh+

    • D. 

      O Rh+

  • 11. 
    If during blood testing you find an A antigen and a Rh antigen, what would the blood type be?
    • A. 

      A Rh-

    • B. 

      AB Rh+

    • C. 

      A Rh+

    • D. 

      O Rh-

  • 12. 
    If during blood testing you find an A antigen, B antigen and no Rh antigen, what would the blood type be?
    • A. 

      A Rh-

    • B. 

      AB Rh-

    • C. 

      A Rh+

    • D. 

      O Rh-

  • 13. 
    Which of the following are NOT part of the blood?
    • A. 

      Muscles

    • B. 

      Platelets

    • C. 

      Red Blood Cells

    • D. 

      White Blood Cells

  • 14. 
    What is the main organ of the circulatory system and what kind of muscle does it contain?
    • A. 

      Heart; skeletal

    • B. 

      Heart; cardiac

    • C. 

      Blood; muscular

    • D. 

      Heart; muscular

  • 15. 
    Name the wall of muscular tissue that separates the left and right sides of the heart.
    • A. 

      Pulmonary Valve

    • B. 

      Septum

    • C. 

      Aortic Valve

    • D. 

      Pericardium

  • 16. 
    What is the function of the vein?
    • A. 

      Carries blood away from the heart

    • B. 

      Carries blood to the heart

    • C. 

      Carries bile to the liver

    • D. 

      Carries bile away from the liver

  • 17. 
    What is the function of artery?
    • A. 

      Carries blood away from the heart

    • B. 

      Carries blood to the heart

    • C. 

      Carries bile to the liver

    • D. 

      Carries bile away from the liver

  • 18. 
    How many gallons of blood does the average adult's heart pump in a day?
    • A. 

      Nearly 300 gallons

    • B. 

      Nearly 500 gallons

    • C. 

      Nearly 4 gallons

    • D. 

      Nearly 4,000 gallons

    • E. 

      Nearly 10,000 gallons

  • 19. 
    The human heart is largely made of ...
    • A. 

      Skin

    • B. 

      Muscle

    • C. 

      Bones

    • D. 

      Mucus

  • 20. 
    The heart pumps blood to which organ for oxygenation?
    • A. 

      Lungs

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 21. 
    Name the structures in the heart that control the direction of blood flow.
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Arteries

    • C. 

      Ventricles

    • D. 

      Valves

  • 22. 
    How many chambers are in the human heart?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 23. 
    A normal adult human heart has how many beats per minute at rest?
    • A. 

      10-30

    • B. 

      40-60

    • C. 

      60-80

    • D. 

      120-140

  • 24. 
    Blood in which side of the human heart is high in oxygen and low in carbon dioxide?
    • A. 

      Right Side

    • B. 

      Left Side

    • C. 

      Top

    • D. 

      Bottom

  • 25. 
    Blood in which side of the human heart is low in O2 and high in CO2?
    • A. 

      Right Side

    • B. 

      Left Side

    • C. 

      Top

    • D. 

      Bottom

  • 26. 
    When chemicals produced by the body break down food
    • A. 

      Chemical digestion

    • B. 

      Mechanical digestion

    • C. 

      Peristalsis

    • D. 

      Absorption

  • 27. 
    When food is physcially broken down into smaller pieces
    • A. 

      Chemical digestion

    • B. 

      Mechanical digestion

    • C. 

      Peristalsis

    • D. 

      Absorption

  • 28. 
    The force or contractions that push food downward (for example, down your esophagus)
    • A. 

      Chemical digestion

    • B. 

      Mechanical digestion

    • C. 

      Peristalsis

    • D. 

      Absorption

  • 29. 
    The process in which nutrients pass through the walls of your digestive system
    • A. 

      Chemical digestion

    • B. 

      Mechanical digestion

    • C. 

      Peristalsis

    • D. 

      Absorption

  • 30. 
    Found in the upper right abdomen and it produces bile
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Saliva

    • C. 

      Esophagus

    • D. 

      Small intestine

    • E. 

      Large intestine

  • 31. 
    Muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Saliva

    • C. 

      Esophagus

    • D. 

      Small intestine

    • E. 

      Large intestine

  • 32. 
    The organ where the most nutrients from foods are absorbed
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Saliva

    • C. 

      Esophagus

    • D. 

      Small intestine

    • E. 

      Large intestine

  • 33. 
    The whole process of digestion starts with the
    • A. 

      Mouth

    • B. 

      Large intestine

    • C. 

      Esophagus

    • D. 

      Small intestine

    • E. 

      Brain