Medical Terminology Location Quiz

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Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz to establish learning about anatomical locations adapted from An Introduction to Medical Terminology by Andrew Hutton


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The eyes are superior or inferior to the mouth
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Inferior

  • 2. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The mouth is superior or inferior to the nose
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Inferior

  • 3. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The ear is medial or lateral to the eye
    • A. 

      Medial

    • B. 

      Lateral

  • 4. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The nostril is medial or lateral to the eye
    • A. 

      Medial

    • B. 

      Lateral

  • 5. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The umbilicus lies on the anterior or posterior surface of the abdomen
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Posterior

  • 6. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The vertebrae lie close to the dorsal or ventral surface of the body
    • A. 

      Ventral

    • B. 

      Dorsal

  • 7. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The wrist is proximal or distal to the elbow
    • A. 

      Proximal

    • B. 

      Distal

  • 8. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The ribs are superficial or deep to the lungs
    • A. 

      Deep

    • B. 

      Superficial

  • 9. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The oesophagus is superior or  inferior to the stomach
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Inferior

  • 10. 
    Select the correct answer to the statement below:The transverse colon is anterior or posterior to the ileum
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Posterior