The Basic Test On Anatomy: Trivia Quiz

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 157

SettingsSettingsSettings
The Basic Test On Anatomy: Trivia Quiz - Quiz

This is a basic test on the anatomy of the human body. There is so much about how the human body works that still amazes most people. One of the most interesting systems within the body is the respiratory system. This system, for example, is charged with ensuring that the oxygen is taken into the body and carbon dioxide is expelled. Do you know what the nervous system does and how? Test yourself by taking this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 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 

Back to Top Back to top