Digestive Tract And Teeth Quiz

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Digestive Tract And Teeth Quiz

This quiz covers materials discussed at the 12/8/11 practice.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many teeth does a mature male horse have?
    • A. 

      40-42

    • B. 

      36-40

    • C. 

      30-32

  • 2. 
    The esophagus is approximately _____ feet long.
  • 3. 
    How long does food stay in a horse's stomach?
  • 4. 
    Which of these are in the correct order for a horse's digestive tract?
    • A. 

      Esophagus, cecum, small colon, stomach

    • B. 

      Esophagus, stomach, cecum, large colon

    • C. 

      Esophagus, stomach, cecum, small intestine

  • 5. 
    The small colon is ________ feet.
  • 6. 
    The small intestine is approximately _____ feet.
  • 7. 
    The large colon and small colon are the same length which is 10-12 feet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Name the five parts of the large intestine.
  • 9. 
    How many quarts does the stomach hold?
  • 10. 
    Which teeth are used to determine a horses age?
  • 11. 
    At what age is a horse considered to have a full mouth?
  • 12. 
    At what age will a horse usually develop their canine teeth?
    • A. 

      5-6 years

    • B. 

      4-5 years

    • C. 

      3-4 years

  • 13. 
    Flatter teeth are seen in a younger or older horses?
  • 14. 
    In an older horse the teeth appears to be what shape?
  • 15. 
    A vertical indentation on the upper corner of the incisors is called ______________.