Sensory Organs Test

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Sense Quizzes & Trivia

In this quiz on the sensory organs, we discuss the science behind the parts of your body responsible for your perception of sound, smell, sight, taste and touch. How much do you know about the organs you use every day?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We have 3 sensory organs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The skin is the largest organ.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The skin has four layers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Your nose is made of bones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    We have four taste zones
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    We have two nostrils.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The outer layer of the skin is
    • A. 

      Dermis

    • B. 

      Epidermis

  • 8. 
    The inner layer of the skin is
    • A. 

      Dermis

    • B. 

      Epidermis

  • 9. 
    Do we call the skin the "protective wrapper"?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 10. 
    The epidermis layer is the thickest on your
    • A. 

      Palm

    • B. 

      Fingers

    • C. 

      Ankle

    • D. 

      Feet

  • 11. 
    The epidermis is the thinnest on your
    • A. 

      Lips

    • B. 

      Eyelid

    • C. 

      Mouth

    • D. 

      Eyebrow

  • 12. 
    When we fall we usually see which skin layer
    • A. 

      Epidermis

    • B. 

      Dermis

  • 13. 
    The bacteria that lives on the body is__________ bacteria
    • A. 

      Good

    • B. 

      Bad

  • 14. 
    The gel-like substance in your nose is(Use the medical term)
    • A. 

      Snot

    • B. 

      Mucus

    • C. 

      Saliva

  • 15. 
    What is the job of the gel-like substance in your nose?
    • A. 

      Capture viruses

    • B. 

      Capture dust and dirt

    • C. 

      Capture smells

  • 16. 
    How many sections of the ear?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Three

  • 17. 
    When you look at a person's ear, you are looking at
    • A. 

      Inner

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Outer

  • 18. 
    The pinna or auricle is what section of the ear?
    • A. 

      Inner

    • B. 

      Outer

    • C. 

      Middle

  • 19. 
    Circle all the function of the tongue
    • A. 

      Taste

    • B. 

      Smell

    • C. 

      Swallow

    • D. 

      Talk

  • 20. 
    What are the small buds on the tongue
    • A. 

      Taste

    • B. 

      Nerves

    • C. 

      Pores

  • 21. 
    Circle all the tastes zones
    • A. 

      Sweet

    • B. 

      Buds

    • C. 

      Sour

    • D. 

      Tangy

    • E. 

      Bitter

    • F. 

      Salty