Anatomy And Physiology: Exam #1

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Anatomy And Physiology: Exam #1


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  • 1. 
    You are examining a patient who sustained blunt force trauma in a motor vehicle accident. Based on their symptoms, you suspect a ruptured spleen. Which area(s) or region(s) do you proceed to palpate?
  • 2. 
    Select the letter that corresponds to dendrites.
  • 3. 
    Select the letter that corresponds with the presynaptic terminal.
  • 4. 
    Select the area where the midbrain is located.
  • 5. 
    Select the occipital lobe (Click any area representing that region)
  • 6. 
    Select the lobe where the auditory cortex is located.
  • 7. 
    The mediastinum is found in...
    • A. 

      The peritoneal cavity and extends through the abdominal cavity into the superior portion of the pelvic cavity

    • B. 

      The pleural cavity and contains right and left lungs

    • C. 

      The thoracic cavity and contains the esophagus, trachea and major vessels

    • D. 

      The abdominopelvic cavity and contains digestive glands and organs

  • 8. 
    Integral proteins are found [Blank] the plasma cell. Peripheral proteins are bound to inner and [Blank] surface of the plasma membrane.
  • 9. 
    The cell membrane is composed of a phospholipid bilayer. The [Blank] layer is found on both sides of the membrane, while the [Blank] is found INSIDE of the cell. Fill in the blank using word options: hydrophilic, hydrophobic
  • 10. 
    The cell or plasma membrane provides shock absorbing protection for organs and facilitate organ movement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    A living organism can be divided into many sub-levels. The [Blank] is the smallest unit that performs all vital physiological functions
  • 12. 
    Aside from the fact that they do not have a membrane. What other characteristic makes nonmembranous organelles different from those that are membranous? Select all that apply.
    • A. 

      Nonmembranous organelles are isolated from the cytosol

    • B. 

      Membranous organelles like the golgi aparatus are isolated from the cytosol

    • C. 

      Membranous organells like the endoplasmic reticulum are in direct contact with cytosol

    • D. 

      Nonmembranous organells like ribosomes and microvili are in direct contact with cytosol

  • 13. 
    Which three abdominal regions and two quadrants would you locate the liver?
    • A. 

      Right hypochondriac, right lumbar and epigastric regions; right and left upper quadrants.

    • B. 

      Right hypocondriac, epigastric and left hypochondriac regions. right upper and lower quadrants.

    • C. 

      Right hypochondriac, epigastric and umbilical regions; right and left upper quadrants

    • D. 

      Right hypocondriac, right lumber and epigastric regions; right upper and lower quadrants.

  • 14. 
    What plane is "B"?
  • 15. 
    What plane is "A"?
  • 16. 
    What plane is "C"?
  • 17. 
    Divided by the diaphram, [Blank] and [Blank] are the two ventral cavities.
  • 18. 
    Posterior to the peritoneum, the [Blank] contains the pancreas, kidneys, ureters and parts of the digestive tract?
  • 19. 
    What does the letter A represent?
    • A. 

      The pleurocardial space

    • B. 

      The parietal pericardium

    • C. 

      The epicardium

    • D. 

      The ventral cavity

  • 20. 
    What does the letter B represent?
    • A. 

      The pericardial cavity

    • B. 

      The parietal pericardium

    • C. 

      The epicardium

    • D. 

      The mediastinum

  • 21. 
    The [Blank] is where all the material inside the cell and outside the nucleus are found.
  • 22. 
    Liquid found inside of cells, the [Blank] is also known as the intracellular fluid.
  • 23. 
    The [Blank] system is largely composed of keratinizing stratified squamous epithelium, allowing for protection from external environmental hazards.
  • 24. 
    Homeostasis is ultimately the key to survival in a changing environment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    The tissue's automatic ability to prevent excess collagen production and abnormal scar formation during wound healing is an example of extrinsic regulation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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