Organisation Of The Body - Level 3 Quiz - New!!!!!!!

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Organisation Of The Body - Level 3 Quiz - New!!!!!!!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the word 'pericardial' mean?
    • A. 

      Arm

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Knee

    • D. 

      Spleen

  • 2. 
    Which type of membrane is found in cavities that are not open to the external environment and covers many organs? Examples include the pericardium of the heart, pleura of the lungs and peritoneum of the abdominal organs.
    • A. 

      Mucous

    • B. 

      Serous

    • C. 

      Synovial

  • 3. 
    Osmosis is the movement of water molecules across a cell membrane
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In which stage of mitosis do the chromosomes align themselves in the centre of the cell? 
    • A. 

      Prophase

    • B. 

      Metaphase

    • C. 

      Anaphase

    • D. 

      Telophase

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of tissue?
    • A. 

      Cartilage

    • B. 

      Epithelial

    • C. 

      Connective

    • D. 

      Nervous

  • 6. 
    The word buccal means the 'inner surface of the cheek'
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which  type of connective tissue is the most widely distributed in the body, allows for elasticity, and is found in almost every part of the body, connecting and supporting organs?
    • A. 

      Adipose

    • B. 

      Cartilage

    • C. 

      Blood

    • D. 

      Areolar

  • 8. 
    Which word means 'elbow or forearm'?
    • A. 

      Calcaneal

    • B. 

      Cephalic

    • C. 

      Cranial

    • D. 

      Cubital

  • 9. 
    Which part of a cell is thought of as the intracellular transport system?
    • A. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • B. 

      Golgi body

    • C. 

      Mitochondria

    • D. 

      Ribosomes

  • 10. 
    What word means 'ribs'?
    • A. 

      Costal

    • B. 

      Inguinal

    • C. 

      Palmar

    • D. 

      Mammary

  • 11. 
    What is the correct directional term for 'below'?
    • A. 

      Medial

    • B. 

      Lateral

    • C. 

      Superior

    • D. 

      Inferior

  • 12. 
    There are two categories of epithelial tissue - Which one refers to only a single - layer of cells?
    • A. 

      Simple

    • B. 

      Stratified

  • 13. 
    What is another term for anterior?
    • A. 

      Dorsal

    • B. 

      Superficial

    • C. 

      Proximal

    • D. 

      Ventral

  • 14. 
    Muscle tissue is not very elastic
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Blood is an example of a connective tissue
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which part of a cell contains digestive enzymes, which digest proteins?
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Ribosome

    • C. 

      Nucleus

    • D. 

      Lysosome

  • 17. 
    The study of the structures of the human body and their relationship to one another is known as:
    • A. 

      Homeostasis

    • B. 

      Metabolism

    • C. 

      Anatomy

    • D. 

      Physiology

  • 18. 
    Which type of tissue has the function of protection and secretion?
    • A. 

      Epithelial

    • B. 

      Connective

    • C. 

      Muscular

    • D. 

      Nervous

  • 19. 
    Which type of cartilage is slightly flexible but tough and is found between the vertebrae and in the symphysis pubis?
    • A. 

      Hyaline

    • B. 

      Yellow elastic

    • C. 

      White fibrous

  • 20. 
    Which is the strongest/hardest tissue in the body?
    • A. 

      Bone

    • B. 

      Cartilage

  • 21. 
    Which type of membrane lines the joint cavities of freely moveable joints?
    • A. 

      Mucous

    • B. 

      Serous

    • C. 

      Synovial

  • 22. 
    Which type of tissue has the function of contractibility?
    • A. 

      Epithelial

    • B. 

      Connective

    • C. 

      Muscular

    • D. 

      Nervous

  • 23. 
    Which type of cartilage is found on the surfaces of bones, providing protection against friction?
    • A. 

      Hyaline

    • B. 

      Yellow elastic

    • C. 

      White fibrous

  • 24. 
    Which type of cartilage provides support and shape, found in the pinna and epiglottis?
    • A. 

      Hyaline

    • B. 

      Yellow elastic

    • C. 

      White fibrous

  • 25. 
    Which type of stratified epithelium is found on wet surfaces that may be subject to wear and tear, such as the conjunctiva of the eye, the lining of the mouth, oesophagus and pharynx?
    • A. 

      Non-keritinised

    • B. 

      Keritinised