ITEC A&p (excretory/urinary) Q&a

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ITEC A&p (excretory/urinary) Q&a

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is meant by micturition?
    • A. 

      The act of passing urine

    • B. 

      The act of passing faeces

    • C. 

      The act of filtration within the glomerular capsule

    • D. 

      The act of re-absorption of proteins, amino acids and sugars in the nephrons of the kidneys

  • 2. 
    What is the name given to inflammation of the kidney?
    • A. 

      Cystitis

    • B. 

      Nephritis

    • C. 

      Glomerulonephritis

    • D. 

      Kidney stones

  • 3. 
    What is meant by micturition?
    • A. 

      The act of passing urine

    • B. 

      The act of passing faeces

    • C. 

      The act of filtration within the glomerular capsule

    • D. 

      The act of re-absorption of proteins, amino acids and sugars in the nephrons of the kidneys

  • 4. 
    Which disease/disorder results in calcium deposits forming in the renal pelvis?
    • A. 

      Kidney stones

    • B. 

      Gall bladder stones

    • C. 

      Nephritis

    • D. 

      Glomemlonephritis

  • 5. 
    Urine consists of what percentage of water?
    • A. 

      90%

    • B. 

      93%

    • C. 

      96%

    • D. 

      98%

  • 6. 
    which part of the urinary system connects the medulla to the ureter?
    • A. 

      The renal pelvis

    • B. 

      The bladder

    • C. 

      The urethra

    • D. 

      The nephron

  • 7. 
    What is the function of antidiuretic hormone?  
    • A. 

      Stimulates basic metabolic rate

    • B. 

      Increases water reabsorption in kidneys

    • C. 

      Maintains calcium levels in bones

    • D. 

      Contracts the uterus during labour

  • 8. 
    which part of the urinary system connects the medulla to the ureter?
    • A. 

      The renal pelvis

    • B. 

      The bladder

    • C. 

      The urethra

    • D. 

      The nephron

  • 9. 
    What is meant by micturition?
    • A. 

      The act of passing urine

    • B. 

      The act of passing faeces

    • C. 

      The act of filtration within the glomerular capsule

    • D. 

      The act of re-absorption of proteins, amino acids and sugars in the nephrons of the kidneys _______

  • 10. 
    What is the name given to inflammation of the kidney?
    • A. 

      Cystitis

    • B. 

      Nephritis

    • C. 

      Glomerulonephritis

    • D. 

      Kidney stones

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      The liver

    • B. 

      The pancreas

    • C. 

      Urea

    • D. 

      Bile

  • 12. 
    The function of the renal pelvis is to:
    • A. 

      Take urine from the bladder to the outside

    • B. 

      Collect urine from the medulla and pass it to the ureter

    • C. 

      Act as a reservoir

    • D. 

      Take urine from the kidney to the bladder

  • 13. 
    Define brights disease:
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the urethra

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the kidney

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the ureter

    • D. 

      Inflammation of the bladder

  • 14. 
    Cystitis is defined as inflammation of which of the following?
    • A. 

      Urethra

    • B. 

      Kidney

    • C. 

      Ureter

    • D. 

      Bladder

  • 15. 
    During filtration and urine production, reabsorption takes place in the:
    • A. 

      Convoluted tubules

    • B. 

      Calyces

    • C. 

      Bowmans capsule

    • D. 

      Urethra

  • 16. 
    The percentage of urea in urine is:
    • A. 

      2%

    • B. 

      4%

    • C. 

      6%

    • D. 

      96%

  • 17. 
    What is nephritis:
    • A. 

      " An inflammation of the eyes

    • B. 

      " An inflammation of the kidneys

    • C. 

      " An inflammation of the bladder

    • D. 

      " An inflammation of the liver

  • 18. 
    Cystitis is defined as:
    • A. 

      " An inflammation of the urethra

    • B. 

      " An inflammation of the kidneys

    • C. 

      " An inflammation of the bladder

    • D. 

      " An inflammation of the ureter