The Basic Test On Anatomy: Trivia Quiz

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The Basic Test On Anatomy: Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is the largest feature of the diencephalon?
    • A. 

      Thalamus

    • B. 

      Subthalamus

    • C. 

      Epithalamus

    • D. 

      Hybothalamus

  • 2. 
    Which portion of the brainstem is continuous with the spinal cord?
    • A. 

      Medulla oblongata

    • B. 

      Midbrain

    • C. 

      Pons

    • D. 

      Thalamus

  • 3. 
    Which portion of the midbrain is continuous with the spinal cord?
    • A. 

      Mudalla oblongata

    • B. 

      Midbrain

    • C. 

      Pons 

    • D. 

      Thalamus

  • 4. 
    ____ refers to a small mass of nervous tissue, consisting primarily of neuron cell bodies outside of the brain and spinal cord.
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Tract

    • C. 

      Nerve

    • D. 

      Ganglion

  • 5. 
    The postcentral gyrus is in the ____ lobe of the cortex, it contains the primary_____ area.
    • A. 

      Parietal , somatosensory

    • B. 

      Parietal , motor

    • C. 

      Frontal , somatosensory

    • D. 

      Frontal , motor

  • 6. 
    Which of the following statements is true concerning tentorium cerebelli?
    • A. 

      It separates the two cerebral hemispheres 

    • B. 

      It separates the cerebrum from the cerebellum

    • C. 

      It separates the two cerebellar hemispheres

    • D. 

      It saperates dura matter from pia matter

  • 7. 
    The cerebrospinal fluid circulates around the brain and spinal cord in the 
    • A. 

      Epidural space

    • B. 

      Neural tube

    • C. 

      Subaarachnoid space

    • D. 

      Subdural space

  • 8. 
    The cluster of specialized capillaries at which cerebrospinal is secreted into a brain ventricle is the 
    • A. 

      Archnoid granulation

    • B. 

      Cervical plexus

    • C. 

      Pampiniform plexus

    • D. 

      Choroids plexus

  • 9. 
    Palpatine tonsils are found in 
    • A. 

      Nasopharynx

    • B. 

      Oropharynx

    • C. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • D. 

      Nose

  • 10. 
    The portions of the respiratory system that are capable of gas exchange include all of the following except
    • A. 

      Respiratory bronchioles

    • B. 

      Alveolar ducts

    • C. 

      Alveoli

    • D. 

      Terminal bronchioles

  • 11. 
    The auditory tubes open into the 
    • A. 

      Nasopharynx

    • B. 

      Oropharynx

    • C. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • D. 

      Esophagus

  • 12. 
    The brachiocephalic veins are large veins that receive blood directly from all the following veins except 
    • A. 

      Subclavian vein

    • B. 

      Vertebral vein

    • C. 

      Internal jugular vein

    • D. 

      Azygous vein

  • 13. 
    The myocardium would be the thickest in the 
    • A. 

      Left atrium

    • B. 

      Left ventricle

    • C. 

      Right atrium

    • D. 

      Right ventricle

  • 14. 
    Which valve separates the left atrium from the left ventricle?
    • A. 

      Mitral

    • B. 

      Tricuspid

    • C. 

      Aortic

    • D. 

      Pulmonary

  • 15. 
    The vertebral artery is a branch from 
    • A. 

      Subclavian artery

    • B. 

      Internal carotid artery

    • C. 

      External carotid artery

    • D. 

      Left comon carotid artery

    • E. 

      Left subclavian artery

  • 16. 
    Branches of the aortic arch include  all of the following except 
    • A. 

      Left common carotid artery

    • B. 

      Left subclavian artery

    • C. 

      Brachiocephalic Artery

    • D. 

      Coronary artery

  • 17. 
    All of the following vessels deliver blood to the right atrium except
    • A. 

      Superior vena cava

    • B. 

      Inferior vena cava

    • C. 

      Pulmonary veins

    • D. 

      Coronary Veins

  • 18. 
    The teeth cranial nerve (x)is 
    • A. 

      Accessory

    • B. 

      Vagus

    • C. 

      Facial

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 19. 
    The right atrium receives deoxygenated blood from all these veins except 
    • A. 

      Superior vena cave

    • B. 

      Inferior vena cava

    • C. 

      Coronary sinus

    • D. 

      Pulmonary veins

  • 20. 
    The first branch of the aortic arch is the _______ artery.
    • A. 

      Left subclavian

    • B. 

      Right subclavian

    • C. 

      Brachiocephalic artery

    • D. 

      Left common carotid

  • 21. 
    The abdominal aorta stars in aortic hiatus opposite to
    • A. 

      T9

    • B. 

      T10

    • C. 

      T11

    • D. 

      T12

  • 22. 
    The____is the functional unit of the kidney.
    • A. 

      Renal pyramids

    • B. 

      Renal medulla

    • C. 

      Nephron

    • D. 

      Renal cortex