Human Anatomy Prep Quiz

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Human Anatomy Quizzes & Trivia

When you grow attached to something for your entire life, it can be very easy to take it for granted without learning about all of the work being done to keep it going – your body is the prime example of that. What functions, organs and other features of the human anatomy allow us to live our daily lives without a hitch? Take the following quiz to see if you know enough about your body!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which process would be stopped if a poison interefred with ATP production?
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Active transport

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 2. 
    In the plasma membrane of the cell, cholestorol acts to
    • A. 

      Form receptor molecules

    • B. 

      Increase the fluidity of the membrane

    • C. 

      Make the membrane more resistant to freezing

    • D. 

      Restrict the energy of most molecules

  • 3. 
    Which organelle is most active aptosis(programmed cell death)? This organelle is also found in large amounts in white blood cells.
    • A. 

      Nucleaus

    • B. 

      Lysosomes

    • C. 

      Aptopic

    • D. 

      Mitochondria

    • E. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

  • 4. 
    In the cell life cycle, DNA is replicated during
    • A. 

      G1

    • B. 

      Anaphase

    • C. 

      G2

    • D. 

      S

  • 5. 
    Which kind of tissue would you expect to find in an area of the body that experiences friction and wear and tear
    • A. 

      Simple couboidal tissue

    • B. 

      Simple columnar epithelial tissue

    • C. 

      Stratified squamous epithelial tissue

    • D. 

      Pseudostratified ciliated columanar epithelial tissue

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not part of the preembryonic stage of development?
    • A. 

      Cleavage

    • B. 

      Formation of the three primary germ layers

    • C. 

      Implantation

    • D. 

      Appearance of organs and organ systems

  • 7. 
    The release of an egg from the ovary is called
    • A. 

      Thelarchle

    • B. 

      Muscular tissue

    • C. 

      Ovulation

    • D. 

      Puperty

  • 8. 
    What structure caps the head of a mature sperm and enables the sperm to penetrate an egg?
    • A. 

      Mitochondria

    • B. 

      Acrosome

    • C. 

      Flagellum

    • D. 

      Nucleaus

  • 9. 
    Where in the female's reproductive tract does fertalization usually occur?
    • A. 

      The utuerus

    • B. 

      The vagina

    • C. 

      The ovary

    • D. 

      The cervix

  • 10. 
    Which of the following lists the stages of prenatal development in the correct order?
    • A. 

      Zygote, embryo, morula, cleavage, trophoblasts, fetus

    • B. 

      Zygote, cleavage, morula, trophoblasts, embryo, fetus

    • C. 

      Zygote, morula, clevage. trophoblasts, fetus, embryo