Anatomy And Physiology Test 1

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  • 1. 
    This is the study of the functions of body structures. 
    • A. 

      Anatomy

    • B. 

      Physiology

    • C. 

      Dissection

    • D. 

      Histology

    • E. 

      Immunology

  • 2. 
    This is defined as a group of cells with similar structure and function. 
    • A. 

      Tissue

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Molecules

    • D. 

      Compounds

    • E. 

      Organisms

  • 3. 
    Using your fingers to find your pulse on your wrist is an example of 
    • A. 

      Auscultation

    • B. 

      Palpation

    • C. 

      Responsiveness

    • D. 

      Gross Anatomy

    • E. 

      Physiologist

  • 4. 
    Percussion techniques can be used to determine 
    • A. 

      Fluid in the lungs

    • B. 

      Heart Beats

    • C. 

      Amplify sounds

    • D. 

      Pulse Rate

    • E. 

      Enlarged Organs

  • 5. 
    This is the sum of all cellular processes that occur in the body. 
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Anabolism

    • C. 

      Catabolism

    • D. 

      Auscultation

    • E. 

      Palpation

  • 6. 
    The systems that provide homeostatis are: 
    • A. 

      Cardiovascular and Integumentary

    • B. 

      Nervous system and Endocrine

    • C. 

      Cardiovascular and respiratory systems

    • D. 

      Respiratory and muscular systems

    • E. 

      Urinary and integumentary system

  • 7. 
    In which cavity are the lungs located? 
    • A. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • B. 

      Cranial cavity

    • C. 

      Vertebral Cavity

    • D. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • E. 

      Pleural cavity

  • 8. 
    In which cavity is the stomach located?
    • A. 

      Vertebral cavity

    • B. 

      Cranial cavity

    • C. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • D. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • E. 

      Pleural cavity

  • 9. 
    In which cavity is the brain located? 
    • A. 

      Cranial cavity

    • B. 

      Vertebral cavity

    • C. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • D. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • E. 

      Pleural cavity

  • 10. 
    Which cavity would include the heart? 
    • A. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • B. 

      Cranial cavity

    • C. 

      Vertebral cavity

    • D. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • E. 

      Pleural cavity

  • 11. 
    This plane divides the body into right and left halves. 
    • A. 

      Sagittal

    • B. 

      Frontal

    • C. 

      Transverse

    • D. 

      Oblique

    • E. 

      Coronal

  • 12. 
    This plane divides the body into anterior and posterior halves. 
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Sagittal

    • C. 

      Transverse

    • D. 

      Oblique

    • E. 

      Midsagittal

  • 13. 
    A transverse plane will cut a body or organ into 
    • A. 

      Superior and inferior

    • B. 

      Anterior and posterior

    • C. 

      Left and right

    • D. 

      At an angle

    • E. 

      Unequal left and right sides

  • 14. 
    This directional term means farthest from the midline. 
    • A. 

      Lateral

    • B. 

      Medial

    • C. 

      Anterior

    • D. 

      Proximal

    • E. 

      Deep

  • 15. 
    This directional term means farther from the attachment of a limb to the trunk or farther from the origination of a structure.
    • A. 

      Distal

    • B. 

      Deep

    • C. 

      Contralateral

    • D. 

      Lateral

    • E. 

      Cephalic

  • 16. 
    This directional term is the opposite of deep 
    • A. 

      Superficial

    • B. 

      Superior

    • C. 

      Inferior

    • D. 

      Distal

    • E. 

      Proximal

  • 17. 
    What are the major elements found in the body? 
    • A. 

      Carbon, hydrogen, oxygen and nitrogen

    • B. 

      Nitrogen, oxygen, calcium, sodium

    • C. 

      Hydrogen, carbon, phosphorus, calcium

    • D. 

      Oxygen, nitrogen, potassium, calcium

    • E. 

      Potassium, phosphorous, sodium, hydrogen

  • 18. 
    The subatomic particles that make up atoms include: 
    • A. 

      Protons, Neutrons, Electrons

    • B. 

      Neutrons, quarks, muons

    • C. 

      Muons, positions, neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons, quarks, protons

    • E. 

      Positions, protons, neutrons

  • 19. 
    Which of the following particles has a neutral charge? 
    • A. 

      Neutron

    • B. 

      Electron

    • C. 

      Proton

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 20. 
    What region of an atom contains the protons and neutrons? 
    • A. 

      Nucleus

    • B. 

      Cloud

    • C. 

      Element

    • D. 

      Ring

    • E. 

      Shell

  • 21. 
    This is the number of protons or electrons. 
    • A. 

      Atomic number

    • B. 

      Mass number

    • C. 

      Isotope

    • D. 

      Valence shell

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    Which of the following particles plays a role in creating chemical bonds? 
    • A. 

      Electron

    • B. 

      Neutron

    • C. 

      Proton

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    This type of bond requires a sharing of electrons 
    • A. 

      Covalent

    • B. 

      Ionic

    • C. 

      Hydrogen

    • D. 

      Atomic

    • E. 

      Electronic

  • 24. 
    This is the type of bond between the atoms forming water 
    • A. 

      Nonpolar covalent

    • B. 

      Poloar covalent

    • C. 

      Hydrogen

    • D. 

      Ionic

    • E. 

      Atomic

  • 25. 
    This is defined as the capacity to do work 
    • A. 

      Energy

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Electrolytes

    • D. 

      Chemical reaction

    • E. 

      Concentration

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