Planes And Directions Of The Human Body

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Planes And Directions Of The Human Body

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Sacral Plane

    • B. 

      Vertical Plane

    • C. 

      Sagittal plane

    • D. 

      Sagacious Plane

    • E. 

      Bisecting Plane

  • 2. 
    Which plane is indicated in BLUE?
    • A. 

      Coronal Plane

    • B. 

      Coronary Plane

    • C. 

      Bisecting Plane

    • D. 

      Transverse Plane

    • E. 

      Saggital Plane

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Midway Plane

    • B. 

      Midline Plane

    • C. 

      Saggital Plane

    • D. 

      Medial Plane

    • E. 

      Transverse Plane

  • 4. 
    The areas on the front and back of the hand are _________ and _______ respectively
    • A. 

      Palmar and dorsal

    • B. 

      Dorsal and palmar

    • C. 

      Proximal and palmar

    • D. 

      Distal and proximal

    • E. 

      Dorsal and distal

  • 5. 
    The areas of the hand which are closer to the body are referred to as _____ and those further away are referred to as ______ respectively.
    • A. 

      Distal and proximal

    • B. 

      Dorsal and proximal

    • C. 

      Proximal and distal

    • D. 

      Palmar and distal

  • 6. 
    The Transverse Plane divide the body into  _______ and  ______ portionschoose the MOST correct answer below
    • A. 

      Top and bottom

    • B. 

      Posterior and anterior

    • C. 

      Proximal and distal

    • D. 

      Superior and inferior

    • E. 

      Lateral and medial

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Back and front, medial and lateral

    • B. 

      Front and back, posterior and anterior

    • C. 

      Left and right, medial and lateral

    • D. 

      Left and right, posterior and anterior

    • E. 

      Left and right, upper and lower

  • 8. 
    The coronal plane divides the body into _____ and _____ portions.
    • A. 

      Left and right

    • B. 

      Posterior and anterior

    • C. 

      Above and below

    • D. 

      Medial and proximal

    • E. 

      Dorsal and caudal

  • 9. 
    The terms used to describe areas that are, for instance, close to the surface of the skin or further inside the body are ______ and _______ .
    • A. 

      Superficial and deep

    • B. 

      Inner and outer

    • C. 

      Anterior and distal

    • D. 

      Proximal and posterior

    • E. 

      Shallow and deep