Test Your Anatomy Concepts: Quiz!

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Anatomy is the part of the biology involved with studying the structure of organisms and their parts. It is a division of natural science which deals with the anatomical organization of living things. Take this quiz to test your concepts related to human anatomy. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This is defined as a group of cells with a similar structure and function. 
    • A. 

      Tissue

    • B. 

      Organ

    • C. 

      Organism

    • D. 

      Molecules

  • 2. 
    In which cavity is the brain located?
    • A. 

      Vertebral cavity

    • B. 

      Cranial cavity 

    • C. 

      Pleural cavity

    • D. 

      Abdominal cavity

  • 3. 
    In which cavity are the lungs located?
    • A. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • B. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • C. 

      Pleural cavity

    • D. 

      Cranial cavity

  • 4. 
    Stomach located in?
    • A. 

      Abdominal cavity

    • B. 

      Cranial cavity

    • C. 

      Pleural cavity

    • D. 

      Vertebral cavity

  • 5. 
    Which cavity would include the heart?
    • A. 

      Pleural cavity

    • B. 

      Pericardial cavity

    • C. 

      Cranial cavity

    • D. 

      Abdominal cavity

  • 6. 
    A transverse plane will cut a body or organ into:
    • A. 

      Anterior and posterior

    • B. 

      At an angle

    • C. 

      Superior and inferior

    • D. 

      Left and right 

  • 7. 
    The directional term is the opposite of deep:
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Distal 

    • C. 

      Proximal

    • D. 

      Superficial

  • 8. 
    The sternum is (     ) to the heart.
    • A. 

      Posterior

    • B. 

      Inferior

    • C. 

      Anterior

    • D. 

      Lateral

  • 9. 
    Which of the following organs is not found in the abdominal cavity?
    • A. 

      Spleen 

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Diaphragm

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 10. 
    The human is (            ) to the scapula.
    • A. 

      Distal

    • B. 

      Medial

    • C. 

      Superior

    • D. 

      Anterior

  • 11. 
    The branch of medicine that deals with the correction of disorders of the musculoskeletal system is called
    • A. 

      Orthopedics

    • B. 

      Rheumatics

    • C. 

      Enterologist

    • D. 

      Cardiology

  • 12. 
    How many bones are found in the adult human skeleton?
    • A. 

      200

    • B. 

      212

    • C. 

      206

    • D. 

      250

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is NOT found in the axial skeleton?
    • A. 

      Hyoid

    • B. 

      Ribs

    • C. 

      Sternum

    • D. 

      Carpals

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is found in the axial skeleton?
    • A. 

      Sphenoid 

    • B. 

      Scapula

    • C. 

      Clavicle

    • D. 

      Tarsal

  • 15. 
    Which type of bone is the femur?
    • A. 

      Short bone

    • B. 

      Long bone

    • C. 

      Flat bone

    • D. 

      Irregular bone

  • 16. 
    Which type of bone is the occipital? 
    • A. 

      Irregular bone 

    • B. 

      Flat bone 

    • C. 

      Long bone

    • D. 

      Short bone

  • 17. 
    This is a bone located within the ankles or wrists.
    • A. 

      Short bone

    • B. 

      Long bone

    • C. 

      Sutural bone

    • D. 

      Irregular bone

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is not facial bone?
    • A. 

      Parietal

    • B. 

      Nasal

    • C. 

      Maxillae

    • D. 

      Zygomatic

  • 19. 
    Bones in the following area protect the brain.
    • A. 

      Face

    • B. 

      Cranium

    • C. 

      Ribcage

    • D. 

      Sacrum

  • 20. 
    These bones include the organs of hearing and balance and articulate with the mandible.
    • A. 

      Frontal 

    • B. 

      Nasal

    • C. 

      Temporal

    • D. 

      Occipital 

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