General Equine Anatomy Quiz! Trivia Facts

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General Equine Anatomy Quiz! Trivia Facts

What do you know about horses? Would you be able to pass this quiz on general equine anatomy? As it pertains to this quiz, you will be required to know the body part of the horse on the top line where the neck ends, and the back begins, what the middle joint of the back leg is called, and what is the highest point of the rump. You indeed have to take this sensational quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The body part of a horse on the top line where the neck ends and the back begins is called the_________
    • A. 

      Pastern

    • B. 

      Fetlock

    • C. 

      Gaskin

    • D. 

      Withers

  • 2. 
    The middle joint of the back leg is called the __________.
    • A. 

      Fetlock

    • B. 

      Withers

    • C. 

      Hock

    • D. 

      Pastern

  • 3. 
    The joint at the end of the thigh bone which is similar to the human knee, is called the________.
    • A. 

      Stifle

    • B. 

      Thigh

    • C. 

      Gaskin

    • D. 

      Pastern

  • 4. 
    The highest point of the rump is called the ________________.
    • A. 

      Hindquarter

    • B. 

      Buttocks

    • C. 

      Croup

    • D. 

      Loin

  • 5. 
    The open area on the foot, behind the hoof is called the___________.
    • A. 

      Fetlock

    • B. 

      Pastern

    • C. 

      Stifle

    • D. 

      Gaskin

  • 6. 
    The _____________ extends from the fetlock to the top of the hoof.
    • A. 

      Pastern

    • B. 

      Stifle

    • C. 

      Gaskin

    • D. 

      Croup

  • 7. 
    The ___________ bone extends from the joint above the hoof to the middle joint on the leg.
    • A. 

      Tibia

    • B. 

      Elbow

    • C. 

      Stifle

    • D. 

      Cannon

  • 8. 
    Except the ears, the highest point on the horse is the boney prominence at the top of the head which is called the _______
    • A. 

      Crainium

    • B. 

      Poll

    • C. 

      Sesamoid

    • D. 

      Mandible

  • 9. 
    This area as outlined on the 'thigh' of the horse is called the ____________
    • A. 

      Gaskin

    • B. 

      Stifle

    • C. 

      Thigh

    • D. 

      Hock

  • 10. 
    The area behind the front legs and around the abdomen where the red line is, is called the________
    • A. 

      Abdomen

    • B. 

      Gut

    • C. 

      Girth

    • D. 

      Axilla

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