N3 E4 Revision Quiz

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 41

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Body Quizzes & Trivia

The aim of the quiz is help you test your knowledge and understanding ready for your N3 E4 test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The anatomical name for the ankle is:
    • A. 

      Tarsals

    • B. 

      Carpals

    • C. 

      Cuboids

    • D. 

      Calcaneums

  • 2. 
    The long bones of the foot are called the:
    • A. 

      Carpals

    • B. 

      Tarsals

    • C. 

      Metacarpals

    • D. 

      Metatarsals

  • 3. 
    The smaller bone in the lower leg is called the:
    • A. 

      Ulna

    • B. 

      Fibula

    • C. 

      Tibia

    • D. 

      Metacarpal

  • 4. 
    In which layer of the epidermis does the nail plate begin?
    • A. 

      Stratum Germinativum

    • B. 

      Stratum Granulosum

    • C. 

      Stratum Spinosum

    • D. 

      Stratum Lucidum

  • 5. 
    The best method of sterilisation for nail cutters/ nail scissors is:
    • A. 

      Chemical sterilisation

    • B. 

      Ultra violet cabinet

    • C. 

      Autoclave

    • D. 

      Washing in a disinfectant solution

  • 6. 
    The main action of the gastocnemius muscle is:
    • A. 

      Plantar Flexion

    • B. 

      Inversion

    • C. 

      Plantar Extension

    • D. 

      Rotation

  • 7. 
    The deep muscle that covers the calf is known as the:
    • A. 

      Gastrocnemius

    • B. 

      Biceps Femoris

    • C. 

      Soleus

    • D. 

      Achilles

  • 8. 
    The muscle responsible for flexing the toes is the:
    • A. 

      Extensor digitorum

    • B. 

      Flexor digitorum longus

    • C. 

      Tibialis anterior

    • D. 

      Gastrocnemius

  • 9. 
    How many bones make up the foot and ankle?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      26

    • D. 

      27

  • 10. 
    Which one of the following is the common term for the condition onychocryptosis?
    • A. 

      Athlete's foot

    • B. 

      Verucca

    • C. 

      Bunion

    • D. 

      Ingrowing toenail

  • 11. 
    The active ingredient in cuticle remover is?
    • A. 

      Hydrogen peroxide

    • B. 

      Mineral oil

    • C. 

      Formaldehyde resin

    • D. 

      Potassium Hydroxide

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the bacterial infection where swelling, redness and pus appears in the cuticle area of the nail wall?
    • A. 

      Whitlow

    • B. 

      Paronychia

    • C. 

      Tinea unguium

    • D. 

      Tinea corporis

  • 13. 
    The nail condition where the nail plate seperates from the nail bed is called:
    • A. 

      Onycholysis

    • B. 

      Onychophagy

    • C. 

      Onychorrhexis

    • D. 

      Paronychia

  • 14. 
    Kneading movements in leg massage are known as:
    • A. 

      Effleurage

    • B. 

      Tapotement

    • C. 

      Frictions

    • D. 

      Petrissage

  • 15. 
    Toe nails are cut straight across because:
    • A. 

      It avoids ingrowing toenails

    • B. 

      It avoids hangnails

    • C. 

      It looks more attractive

    • D. 

      They grow quicker

  • 16. 
    What can be used to improve the absorption and effect of a foot mask?
    • A. 

      Thermal boots

    • B. 

      Thermal mittens

    • C. 

      A foot spa

    • D. 

      A salt scrub

  • 17. 
    Which of the following conditions is caused by a virus?
    • A. 

      Athlete's foot

    • B. 

      Verruca

    • C. 

      Corn

    • D. 

      Chilblains

  • 18. 
    A contraindication to a leg massage would be:
    • A. 

      Calluses

    • B. 

      Corns

    • C. 

      Bunions

    • D. 

      Varicose veins

  • 19. 
    The two bones of the lower leg are the:
    • A. 

      Radius and Ulna

    • B. 

      Humerus and Femur

    • C. 

      Tibia and Fibula

    • D. 

      Patella and Femur

  • 20. 
    What is the correct name for overgrown cuticle?
    • A. 

      Onychorrhexis

    • B. 

      Leuconychia

    • C. 

      Onychophagy

    • D. 

      Pterygium

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