HESI A And P

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Body Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Within liver cells, glycogen can be decomposed to yield glucose. For this process to occur, which substances must also be present?
    • A. 

      Growth hormone and glucagon

    • B. 

      Insulin and corticosteroids

    • C. 

      Corticosteriods and epinephrine (adrenaline)

    • D. 

      Glucagon and epinephrine (adrenaline)

  • 2. 
    At which phase of meiosis does corssing over occur?
    • A. 

      Prophase I

    • B. 

      Prophase II

    • C. 

      Metaphase I

    • D. 

      Metaphase II

  • 3. 
    The phalanx is a(n)...
    • A. 

      Bone

    • B. 

      Joint

    • C. 

      Opening

    • D. 

      Inflammation

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Protein

    • B. 

      Basal body

    • C. 

      Flagella

    • D. 

      Actin

  • 5. 
    The dermis is classified as a(n)>
    • A. 

      Cell

    • B. 

      Tissue

    • C. 

      Organ

    • D. 

      System

  • 6. 
    Which vessel transports blood from the lung to the heart?
    • A. 

      Aorta

    • B. 

      Pulmonary Artery

    • C. 

      Pulmonary Vein

    • D. 

      Vena Cava

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Acetylcholine

    • B. 

      Epinephrine

    • C. 

      Norepinephrine

    • D. 

      Dopamine

  • 8. 
    The function of the pulmonary veins is to carry..
    • A. 

      Unoxygenated blood to the lungs

    • B. 

      Oxygenated blood to the left atrium

    • C. 

      Unoxygenated blood to the pulmonary artery

    • D. 

      Oxygenated blood to the left ventricle

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      4.00 to 4.90

    • B. 

      3.00 to 3.90

    • C. 

      2.00 to 2.90

    • D. 

      .90 to 1.50

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Chloride

    • B. 

      Sodium

    • C. 

      Calcium

    • D. 

      Magnesium

  • 11. 
    Bile is secreted into which organ?
    • A. 

      Small Intestine

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Large Intestine

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Magnesium

    • B. 

      Calcium

    • C. 

      Calcitonin

    • D. 

      Glucocorticoids

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Converts proinsulin to insulin

    • B. 

      Conserves sodium in the body

    • C. 

      Protects against stress

    • D. 

      Affects heat production

  • 14. 
    Which nerve is respinsible for regulating the amount of light entering the eye?
    • A. 

      Optic Nerve

    • B. 

      Trochlear Nerve

    • C. 

      Abducens

    • D. 

      Oculomotor Nerve

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Increase urine excretion

    • B. 

      Increase rate of breathing

    • C. 

      Decrease heart rate

    • D. 

      Increase feelings of pain