Biology: Take The Human Anatomy Quiz Questions!

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  • 1. 
    Where does the pulmonary artery carry blood from and to? 
    • A. 

      From the lungs to the heart

    • B. 

      From the heart to the lungs

    • C. 

      From the body to the heart

  • 2. 
    What is happening when the blood vessels narrow? 
    • A. 

      Hypotension

    • B. 

      Hyperventilation

    • C. 

      Vasoconstriction

  • 3. 
    Which of the following bones form part of the axial skeleton? 
    • A. 

      The spine, ribs and cranium

    • B. 

      The femur, patella and tibia

    • C. 

      The humerus, radius and ulna

    • D. 

      The tarsals, metatarsals and phalanges

  • 4. 
    Which section of the spine has 7 vertebral bones? 
    • A. 

      Lumbar spine

    • B. 

      Cervical spine

    • C. 

      Thoracic spine

    • D. 

      Coccygeal spine

  • 5. 
    What type of joint is formed when the humerus, radius and ulna meet at the elbow? 
    • A. 

      Hinge

    • B. 

      Ball and Socket

    • C. 

      Saddle

  • 6. 
    Which of the following joints can laterally flex? 
    • A. 

      The Spine

    • B. 

      The Knee

    • C. 

      The Pelvis

    • D. 

      The Shoulder Girlde

  • 7. 
    Which of the following joints can rotate? 
    • A. 

      The hinge joint of the knee

    • B. 

      The hinge joint of the elbow

    • C. 

      The shoulder girdle

    • D. 

      The spine

  • 8. 
    Which muscle crosses the anterior of the knee joint? 
    • A. 

      Hamstrings

    • B. 

      Quadriceps

    • C. 

      Gastrocnemius

    • D. 

      Tibialis anterior

  • 9. 
    Which muscle is located posterior to the spine? 
    • A. 

      Rectus abdomimis

    • B. 

      Rectus femoris

    • C. 

      Erector spinae

    • D. 

      Serratus anterior

  • 10. 
    Which muscle is the agonist that contracts concentrically during knee extension? 
    • A. 

      Hamstrings

    • B. 

      Soleus

    • C. 

      Quadriceps

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 11. 
    What joint action occurs when the erector spinae muscles contract eccentrically? 
    • A. 

      Horizontal extension

    • B. 

      Horizontal flexion

    • C. 

      Flexion

    • D. 

      Extension

  • 12. 
    Which muscle contracts concentrically to laterally flex the spine? 
    • A. 

      Vastus lateralis

    • B. 

      Hamstrings

    • C. 

      Obliques

    • D. 

      Iliopsoas

  • 13. 
    Which joint action occurs if the biceps contract eccentrically? 
    • A. 

      Elbow flexion

    • B. 

      Elbow extension

    • C. 

      Shoulder adduction

    • D. 

      Shoulder abduction

  • 14. 
    Which joint action occurs when the medial deltoids contract eccentrically? 
    • A. 

      Adduction

    • B. 

      Inversion

    • C. 

      Eversion

    • D. 

      Abduction

  • 15. 
    Which energy system uses glycogen without oxygen to produce adenosine triphosphate for higher intensity activities? 
    • A. 

      Creatine phosphate system

    • B. 

      Adenosine diphosphate system

    • C. 

      Lactate system

    • D. 

      Aerobic system

  • 16. 
    Which activity would burn fats in the presence of oxygen? 
    • A. 

      Heavy weight training

    • B. 

      100 metre racing

    • C. 

      Power lifting

    • D. 

      Marathon running

  • 17. 
    Which of the following are components of motor fitness enhanced by exercise? 
    • A. 

      Reaction time and power

    • B. 

      Muscular fitness and flexibility

    • C. 

      Cardiovascular and respiratory fitness

    • D. 

      Endurance and strength

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