Human Body Quiz - 14 Feb 14

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Human Body Quiz - 14 Feb 14

Quiz on human body organs. There are 20 question in this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Part of the digestive system.  Has both endocrine and exocrine glands.  Releases digestive enzymes.  It's much smaller than the liver
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Gall bladder

    • C. 

      Pancreas

    • D. 

      Small intestine

  • 2. 
    Responsible for producing motion and force.  There are 3 types:  skeletal, cardiac, and smooth.  Connected to bones by tendons. 
    • A. 

      Muscles

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Head

    • D. 

      Liver

  • 3. 
    Responsible for human reproduction.  These organs differ depending on gender. 
    • A. 

      Reproductive organs

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Lungs

    • D. 

      Urethra

  • 4. 
    Collects urine excreted from the kidneys. 
    • A. 

      Bladder

    • B. 

      Gall bladder

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Urethra

  • 5. 
    Responsible for serving the body as a natural filter of blood.   Part of the excretory system. 
    • A. 

      Kidneys

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Pancreas

    • D. 

      Bladder

  • 6. 
    Responsible for letting humans see, hear, smell, taste, and touch.
    • A. 

      Sensory organs

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Lungs

    • D. 

      Hands

  • 7. 
    Responsible for pumping blood throughout the body through arteries, veins, and capillaries.  Uses rhythmic contractions.  It's about the size of a human fist. 
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Liver

    • D. 

      Lungs

  • 8. 
    Part of the digestive system.  Responsible for many functions such as detoxification of blood, protein synthesis, and production of bile and other digestive juices. 
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Pancreas

    • C. 

      Gall bladder

    • D. 

      Intestines

  • 9. 
    Organ responsible for controlling all of the other organs.  Has central control over the body. 
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Lungs

    • D. 

      Bladder

  • 10. 
    Responsible for absorbing nutrients into the blood.  Part of the digestive system. 
    • A. 

      Small intestine

    • B. 

      Large intestine

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Esophagus

  • 11. 
    Part of the digestive system that is responsible for absorbing excess water.  If this doesn't work well, you get diarrhea. 
    • A. 

      Large intestine

    • B. 

      Small intestine

    • C. 

      Stomach

    • D. 

      Rectum

  • 12. 
    Responsible for respiration.  Used in the process of breathing. 
    • A. 

      Lungs

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Trachea

    • D. 

      Nose

  • 13. 
    Responsible for the structural support of our bodies.  Can be classified as endo or exo.  We have endo...
    • A. 

      Skeleton

    • B. 

      Muscles

    • C. 

      Lungs

    • D. 

      Shell

  • 14. 
    Responsible for protecting your underlying organs.  Can self-repair and has multiple layers. 
    • A. 

      Skin

    • B. 

      Hair

    • C. 

      Stomach

    • D. 

      Skeleton

  • 15. 
    Responsible for breaking down food and reducing the volume of food.   Both mechanical and chemical digestion occur here.  It's the second phase of the digestive system. 
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Mouth

    • D. 

      Salivary glands

  • 16. 
    Female reproductive organs shaped like walnuts.  These are responsible for storing the eggs used in human reproduction. 
    • A. 

      Ovaries

    • B. 

      Testicles

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 17. 
    Male reproductive organs shaped like walnuts.  These are responsible for producing sperm used in human reproduction. 
    • A. 

      Ovaries

    • B. 

      Testicles

    • C. 

      Brain

    • D. 

      Heart

  • 18. 
    Part of the digestive system that isn't really used.  Scientists think that, after an illness, this organ may help the digestive system replenish the "good" bacteria that help us digest food. You can live without this organ. 
    • A. 

      Appendix

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Liver

    • D. 

      Small intestines

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