K1 US Examination Questions & Answers

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K1 US Examination Questions & Answers

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  • 1. 
    What region of the body is located between the shoulder and the elbow?
    • A. 

       Brachial

    • B. 

      Cubital

    • C. 

      Axillary

    • D. 

      Cervical

  • 2. 
    What region of the body is located at the posterior knee?
    • A. 

      Popliteal

    • B. 

      Cubital

    • C. 

      Sural

    • D. 

      Patellar

  • 3. 
    What is the anatomical term for the region on the underside of the foot?
    • A. 

      Plantar

    • B. 

      Dorsal

    • C. 

      Sural

    • D. 

      Crural

  • 4. 
    In what region of the body is the umbilicus located
    • A. 

      Abdominal

    • B. 

      Inguinal

    • C. 

      Pelvic

    • D. 

      Thoracic

  • 5. 
    What is the anatomical term for the groin?
    • A. 

      Inguinal

    • B. 

      Pelvic

    • C. 

      Femoral

    • D. 

      Pubic

  • 6. 
    What is the anatomical term that describes the low back?
    • A. 

      Lumbar

    • B. 

      Thoracic

    • C. 

      Pelvic

    • D. 

      Inguinal

  • 7. 
    What plan of movement divides the body into upper and lower parts?
    • A. 

      Transverse

    • B. 

      Coronal

    • C. 

      Sagittal

    • D. 

      Frontal

  • 8. 
    What is the plane that divides the body into two symmetrical right and left halves?
    • A. 

      Mid sagittal

    • B. 

      Sagittal

    • C. 

      Coronal

    • D. 

      Transverse

  • 9. 
    What is the plane that divides the body into anterior and posterior portions?
    • A. 

      Coronal

    • B. 

      Transverse

    • C. 

      Superior

    • D. 

      Sagittal

  • 10. 
    Within what plane do the actions of flexion and extension occur?
    • A. 

      Sagittal

    • B. 

      Transverse

    • C. 

      Frontal

    • D. 

      Anterior

  • 11. 
    What does the term superior mean?
    • A. 

      Closer to the head

    • B. 

      Closer to the feet

    • C. 

      Closer to midline

    • D. 

      The back of the body

  • 12. 
    The sternum is _______ to the spine?
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Lateral

    • C. 

      Medial

    • D. 

      Proximal

  • 13. 
    The heart is _________ to the rib cage?
    • A. 

      Deep

    • B. 

      Anterior

    • C. 

      Superficial

    • D. 

      Proximal

  • 14. 
    The tibialis anterior is _________ to the biceps femoris?
    • A. 

      Distal

    • B. 

      Proximal

    • C. 

      Superior

    • D. 

      Medial

  • 15. 
    The shoulders are __________ to the knees?
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Inferior

    • C. 

      Distal

    • D. 

      Caudal

  • 16. 
    What movement straightens/opens a joint?
    • A. 

      Extension

    • B. 

      Pronation

    • C. 

      Adduction

    • D. 

      Flexion

  • 17. 
    What action describes side bending of the neck or trunk?
    • A. 

      Lateral flexion

    • B. 

      Lateral rotation

    • C. 

      Horizontal abduction

    • D. 

      Lateral deviation

  • 18. 
    What term describes movement of the scapula away from the spine?
    • A. 

      Protraction

    • B. 

      Retraction

    • C. 

      Elevation

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 19. 
    What term describes the movement at the ankle joint when stepping on the gas?
    • A. 

      Plantar flexion

    • B. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • C. 

      Inversion

    • D. 

      Pronation

  • 20. 
    What type of joint is capable of circumduction?
    • A. 

      Ball and socket

    • B. 

      Pivot

    • C. 

      Gliding

    • D. 

      Modified hinge

  • 21. 
    What type of joint contains a joint cavity?
    • A. 

      Synovial

    • B. 

      Cartilaginous

    • C. 

      Fibrous

    • D. 

      Suture

  • 22. 
    What portion of the scapula articulates with the clavicle?
    • A. 

      Acromion process

    • B. 

      Superior angle

    • C. 

      Coracoid process

    • D. 

      Superior notch

  • 23. 
    What joint is formed where the humerus and scapula meet?
    • A. 

      Glenohumeral

    • B. 

      Scauplothoracic

    • C. 

      Sternoclavicular

    • D. 

      Coracohumeral

  • 24. 
    What is the attachment point between the axial and appendicular skelaton?
    • A. 

      Sternoclavicular

    • B. 

      Glenohumeral

    • C. 

      Sterocostal

    • D. 

      Scapulothoracic

  • 25. 
    What part of the scapula serves as an attachment site for the rhomboids and serratus anterior?
    • A. 

      Medial border

    • B. 

      Inferior angle

    • C. 

      Lateral border

    • D. 

      Superior border

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