Quiz 1 - Chapter 1 An Introduction To The Human Body

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Human Body Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz can be taken once Chapter 1 (An Introduction to the Human Body) is read.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A plane that separates the body into unequal right and left sides is a:
    • A. 

      Transverse plane

    • B. 

      Frontal plane

    • C. 

      Midsagittal plane

    • D. 

      Coronal plane

    • E. 

      Parasagittal plane

  • 2. 
    Midway through a 5-mile workout, a runner begins to sweat profusely. The sweat glands producing the sweat would be considered which part of a feedback loop?
    • A. 

      Controlled conditions

    • B. 

      Receptors

    • C. 

      Stimulus

    • D. 

      Effectors

    • E. 

      Control center

  • 3. 
    An unspecialized stem cell becomes a brain cell during fetal development. This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Differentiation

    • B. 

      Growth

    • C. 

      Organization

    • D. 

      Responsiveness

    • E. 

      Homeostasis

  • 4. 
    A radiography technician needs to x-ray a growth on the urinary bladder. To accomplish this, the camera must be positioned on the _______ region.
    • A. 

      Left inguinal

    • B. 

      Epigastric

    • C. 

      Hypogastric

    • D. 

      Right inguinal

    • E. 

      Umbilical

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      2 and 3

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      1 and 4

    • E. 

      3 and 4

  • 6. 
    A(n) _________ is a group of similar cells and their surrounding materials performing specific functions.
  • 7. 
    The sum of all of the body's chemical processes is ________.
  • 8. 
    The sum of all the body's chemical processes includes the phase that builds up new substsances called _________.