Human Body: Leg, Knee, And Foot Anatomy Test

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Human Body: Leg, Knee, And Foot Anatomy Test

Human Body is made up of as many as 700 muscles, even more. Studying the body is the concern of anatomy and physiology. Here, in this quiz, we are going to ask you questions about the anatomy of the lower human body parts. This test is about thirty-five questions strong, so, we suggest you keep a notepad ready, in case you want to take notes.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the area behind the knee for the neurovascular passage?
  • 2. 
    What is the superomedial border of the popliteal fossa?
  • 3. 
    What is the superolateral border of the popliteal fossa?
  • 4. 
    What is the inferomedial border of the popliteal fossa?
  • 5. 
    What is the inferolateral border of the popliteal fossa?
  • 6. 
    Which ligament originates from the malleolar fossa?
  • 7. 
    What nerve supplies the anterior crural compartment?
  • 8. 
    What muscle originates from the lateral surface of the tibia and inserts on the medial cuneiform bone and the first metatarsal? 
  • 9. 
    Which muscle providing dorsiflexion for the foot inserts on the 2nd through 5th toes?
  • 10. 
    Which muscle supplied by the deep peroneal nerve inserts at the base of the 5th metatarsal?
  • 11. 
    Which muscle originates from the fibula and inserts on the distal phalanx of the great toe?
  • 12. 
    What nerve innervates the muscle that originates on the fibula and inserts on the plantar surface of the medial cuneiform bone and the first metatarsal?
  • 13. 
    Where does the muscle that is innervated by the superficial peroneal nerve and allows deep eversion insert?
  • 14. 
    What nerve innervates the superficial and deep posterior crural compartments?
  • 15. 
    The triceps surae insert where?
  • 16. 
    Check the muscles that make up the triceps surae.
    • A. 

      Plantaris

    • B. 

      Lateral head of gastrocnemius

    • C. 

      Tibialis posterior

    • D. 

      Flexor digitorum longus

    • E. 

      Medial head of gastrocnemius

    • F. 

      Soleus

    • G. 

      Peroneus tertius

    • H. 

      Popliteus

  • 17. 
    What arteries supply the posterior compartments?
  • 18. 
    What artery supplies the anterior compartment?
  • 19. 
    The lateral crural compartment has a single main artery.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Which muscle is also called the "freshman nerve"?
  • 21. 
    Which muscle inserts on the navicular tuberosity?
  • 22. 
    Which muscle of the deep posterior crural compartment is the only that isn't a plantar flexor?
  • 23. 
    What is the eponym for the transverse tarsal joint? 
  • 24. 
    What is the eponym for the tarsal-metatarsal joint? 
  • 25. 
    What is the only tarsal bone that articulates with the leg bones?