Practice 3

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Practice 3

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  • 1. 
    The medical term for paralysis on one side of the body is 
    • A. 

      Paraplegia

    • B. 

      Coma

    • C. 

      Hemiplegia

    • D. 

      Quadreplegia

  • 2. 
    The medical term for turning the joint inward is
    • A. 

      Estension

    • B. 

      Internal rotation

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Dorsiflexion

  • 3. 
    An enlarged lymphoid growth behind the pharynx is called
    • A. 

      Adipose

    • B. 

      Adolescents

    • C. 

      Aerobics

    • D. 

      Adenoid

  • 4. 
    The medical term for turning upward is
    • A. 

      Extension

    • B. 

      Flexion

    • C. 

      Supination

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 5. 
    The cavity between the diaphram and the floor of the pelvis in which the stomach and intestines ect are located is called 
    • A. 

      Pelvis

    • B. 

      Cervical area

    • C. 

      Thorax region

    • D. 

      Abdomen

  • 6. 
    Fear of height is called 
    • A. 

      Acrophobia

    • B. 

      Heiphobia

    • C. 

      Acutephobia

    • D. 

      Phobia

  • 7. 
    A temporary loss of conciousness caused by the failure of the heart to miss a beat is called 
    • A. 

      Addisons anemia

    • B. 

      Addisons disease

    • C. 

      Adams stokes disease

    • D. 

      Adenoma

  • 8. 
    Distorted vision caused by an uneven curvature of the cornea is called
    • A. 

      Astigmatism

    • B. 

      Visual disturbance

    • C. 

      Glaucoma

    • D. 

      Nearsighted

  • 9. 
    The process by which digestive food is made an intergral part of solid or fluids of an organism is called
    • A. 

      Osmosis

    • B. 

      Assimilation

    • C. 

      Desimilation

    • D. 

      Ingestation

  • 10. 
    A birth when the baby is positioned to present the buttocks first instead of the head first is called 
    • A. 

      Miscarriage

    • B. 

      Breach presentation

    • C. 

      Problem birth

    • D. 

      Branch birth

  • 11. 
    A localized dilation of the wall of an artery, forming a pulsating sac and usually accompanied with pain is called
    • A. 

      Angina pectoris

    • B. 

      Angiogram

    • C. 

      Aneurysm

    • D. 

      Anovulatory

  • 12. 
    A thickening or hardening of the walls of an artery with impairment of blood circulation is called 
    • A. 

      Arteriosclerosis

    • B. 

      Aphasia

    • C. 

      Arteriogram

    • D. 

      Athetosis

  • 13. 
    A withdraw by suction is called to
    • A. 

      Aspirate

    • B. 

      Aphasia

    • C. 

      Athenosis

    • D. 

      Suctionate

  • 14. 
    A deficiency in the amount or quality of red blood corpuscles or of hemoglobin in the blood is called
    • A. 

      Anemia

    • B. 

      Globin deficiency

    • C. 

      Anoxemia

    • D. 

      Anorexia

  • 15. 
    A poisoning caused by eating spoiled or improperly prepared or canned food and cherecterized by acute gastrointestinal and nervous disorders is called 
    • A. 

      Lyme disease

    • B. 

      Botulism

    • C. 

      Asthma

    • D. 

      Gastritis

  • 16. 
    The medical term for paralysis from the neck down is
    • A. 

      Paraplegia

    • B. 

      Quadriplegia

    • C. 

      Hemiplegia

    • D. 

      Stroke

  • 17. 
    A t and a operation is called
    • A. 

      Try and act

    • B. 

      Adenotonsillectomy

    • C. 

      Adenoidectomy

    • D. 

      Trypanospmiasis

  • 18. 
    A temporary sensory perception that occurs just before the onset of an epileptic convulsion or migrane headache is called
    • A. 

      Aura

    • B. 

      Forewarming

    • C. 

      Feeling of well being

    • D. 

      Euphonize

  • 19. 
    Inflammation of any of the fluid filled sacs within the body that tend to lessen friction bwteen movable parts is called
    • A. 

      Bursa

    • B. 

      Bysinossis

    • C. 

      Bursitis

    • D. 

      Bronchitis

  • 20. 
    Distorted vision caused by an uneven curvature of the cornea is called
    • A. 

      Astigmatism

    • B. 

      Visual disturbance

    • C. 

      Glaucoma

    • D. 

      Nearsighted

  • 21. 
    The first step in developing an exposure control plan is to have energy employess work activities classified into one of ___ categories of exposure
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      2

  • 22. 
    A temporary sensory perception that occurs just before the onset of an epileptic convulsion or migrane headache is called
    • A. 

      Aura

    • B. 

      Forewarning

    • C. 

      Feeling of well being

    • D. 

      Euphonize

  • 23. 
    The medical term for bending backward is 
    • A. 

      Contracture

    • B. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • C. 

      Hyperextension

    • D. 

      Extension

  • 24. 
    The wasting or withering of the body or any other part as from disease or lack of use is called
    • A. 

      Parkinsons disease

    • B. 

      Muscle tonation

    • C. 

      Atrophy

    • D. 

      Muscular dystrophy

  • 25. 
    A birth when the baby is positioned to present the buttocks first instead of the head first is called 
    • A. 

      Miscarriage

    • B. 

      Breach of presentation

    • C. 

      Problem birth

    • D. 

      Branch birth