Learn About Your Body - Biology Quiz

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Learn About Your Body - Biology Quiz

Biology is the scientific study of life. It is a natural science with a broad scope but has several unifying themes that tie it together as a single, coherent field. Learn About Your Body in this Biology Quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The mucosa of the large intestine has more surface area than the small intestine mainly due to villi and microvilli. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The epidural space is filled with CSF.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The Phrenic nerve arises from which plexus?
    • A. 

      Brachial

    • B. 

      Cervical

    • C. 

      Urianry

    • D. 

      None of these 

  • 4. 
    The spinal cord ends at the medullary cone.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The following is a list of tissue layers of the digestive tract. What is the correct order from lumen to external surface? 1. Muscularis externa 2.Muscularis mucosa 3. Serosa 4. Lamina propria 5. Submucosa
    • A. 

      4,2,1,5,3

    • B. 

      3,4,5,2,1

    • C. 

      4,2,5,1,3

    • D. 

      2,5,4,1,3

    • E. 

      4,5,2,1,3

  • 6. 
    The function of the stomach is to absorb most of the nutrients in food
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What is one function of parietal cells in the stomach?
    • A. 

      Break down startch

    • B. 

      Break down lipids

    • C. 

      Produce mucus

    • D. 

      Produce hydrochloric acid 

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is a serous membrane that extends from the lesser curvature of the stomach to the liver?
    • A. 

      Mesentary

    • B. 

      Falciform ligament

    • C. 

      Lesser omentum

    • D. 

      Mesocolon 

  • 9. 
    The right and left cerebral hemispheres are joined by which structure?
    • A. 

      Ganglia

    • B. 

      Corpus collosum

    • C. 

      Thalamus

    • D. 

      Pons

  • 10. 
    Where are the cardiac, vasomotor, and respiratory centers found?
    • A. 

      Spinal cord

    • B. 

      Pons

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata 

    • D. 

      Midbrain

  • 11. 
    What structure does the CSF flow through as it passes from third to fourth ventricle?
    • A. 

      Dural sinus

    • B. 

      Central canal

    • C. 

      Cerebral aquaduct

    • D. 

      Corpus collosum 

  • 12. 
    In which structure is Arbor Vitae found?
    • A. 

      Reticular foramen

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata

    • D. 

      Midbrain 

  • 13. 
    Unlike the small intestine, the large intestine has pouches along it's length called [Blank]
  • 14. 
    What is the name of the blood vessel found in the hepatic lobule?
    • A. 

      Central canal

    • B. 

      Central vein

    • C. 

      Red blood cells

    • D. 

      White blood cells 

    • E. 

      Option 5

  • 15. 
    What does the hepatic triad consist of? Select all that apply. 
    • A. 

      Bile ductile

    • B. 

      Hepatic Artery

    • C. 

      Semen

    • D. 

      Hepatic portal vein

    • E. 

      Hepatic tubules

  • 16. 
    The Trigeminal nerve is the largest cranial nerve and most important sensory nerve to the face.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Where is most of the water that passes through the digestive system reabsorbed?
    • A. 

      Large intestine

    • B. 

      Jejumum

    • C. 

      Ilium

    • D. 

      Duodnum

  • 18. 
    The entric nervous system regulates much of the digestive activity, but it's action depends on the CNS.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is NOT found in saliva?
    • A. 

      Triglycerides

    • B. 

      Pepsiogen

    • C. 

      Lysozomes

    • D. 

      Bacteria

  • 20. 
    The small intestine is suspended from the dorsal body wall by the mesentary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    The large intestine is longer than the small intestine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    White matter of the Cerebellum is referred to as [Blank]
  • 23. 
    [Blank] is another name for gray matter
  • 24. 
    The Cerebellum is [Blank] to the Cerebrum
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