Human Heart Quiz: Anatomy And Disease

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Welcome to the Human Heart Quiz: Anatomy and Disease. The human heart is made up of four chambers and is considered one of the most important organs in the human body, and there is much that they are tasked with. The main objective of this heart is to ensure that blood is pumped all around the body. Take up the quiz below and get to see just how much you know about the heart and its anatomy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the main cause of ischemic heart disease?
    • A. 

      Hypotension

    • B. 

      Imbalance between myocardial oxygen demand and supply

    • C. 

      Blocked coronary arteries only

    • D. 

      Hypertension

  • 2. 
    Heart Failure is also be known as:
    • A. 

      Congestive heart

    • B. 

      Cardiac failure

    • C. 

      Wasted heart

    • D. 

      Endocrine disease

  • 3. 
     Heart failure is when the heart is not able to pump enough blood to support the body. What two things can cause this condition?
    • A. 

      A defect

    • B. 

      Irregular heartbeat

    • C. 

      Defect in a blood vessel

    • D. 

      An illness that weakened heart muscles

  • 4. 
    What are two symptoms of heart failure?
    • A. 

      Palpitations

    • B. 

      Fluid retention (swelling)

    • C. 

      Fast breathing and poor feeding

    • D. 

      Reduced blood flow

  • 5. 
    When a patient has angina pectoris, does the myocardial ischemia lead to myocardial necrosis?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    Which type of angina is also known as Crescendo Angina?
    • A. 

      Stable angina

    • B. 

      Unstable angina

    • C. 

      Prinzmetal variant angina prinzmetal variant angina

  • 7. 
     Which of the following patients is most likely to suffer silent myocardial ischemia?
    • A. 

      An infant

    • B. 

      A middle aged active man

    • C. 

      A diabetic

    • D. 

      A older woman with history of MI

  • 8. 
    Which patient is most likely to experience chest pain at rest?
    • A. 

      Patient with stable angina

    • B. 

      Patient with unstable angina

  • 9. 
    Which patient most likely has disrupted plaques?
    • A. 

      Stable angina

    • B. 

      Unstable angina

  • 10. 
     Which patient will most likely suffer a myocardial infarction?
    • A. 

      Patient with stable angina

    • B. 

      Patient with unstable angina

    • C. 

      Patient with prinzmental angina

  • 11. 
    Arteriosclerosis is:
    • A. 

      Softtening of ther arteries

    • B. 

      Hardening of the arteries

    • C. 

      Rupture of the arteries

    • D. 

      Lipid deposition within the arteries

  • 12. 
    Arteriolosclerosis affects small arteries and arterioles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False