The Eye And Ear: Sensory System Trivia Quiz

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The Eye And Ear: Sensory System Trivia Quiz

The eye and ear: sensory system trivia quiz. The ear is charged with taking in sound waves and giving meaning to them while the eye helps in seeing. Do you know the different processes that are covered so that these sensory organs can carry out their functions and the different receptors involved? This test will help refresh your memory on this and more. Do check it out and keep an eye out for more quizzes like it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which sensory receptor detects pressure and movement?
    • A. 

      Mechanoreceptors

    • B. 

      Thermoreceptors

    • C. 

      Pain receptors

    • D. 

      Chemoreceptors

    • E. 

      Photoreceptors

  • 2. 
    The_____detects change in temperature.
  • 3. 
    Pain receptors detect tissue damage.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which receptor detects chemical concentration changes?
    • A. 

      Pain receptors

    • B. 

      Chemoreceptors

  • 5. 
    Photo receptors detects
  • 6. 
    Rods and cones are types of?
  • 7. 
    Rods
    • A. 

      Sensitive to light

    • B. 

      Night vision

    • C. 

      Controlls near sightness

  • 8. 
    Cones detect details and colors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Pinna auricle and auditory canal.
  • 10. 
    Contains malleus, incus, stapes.
  • 11. 
    Filled with fluid, contains semicircular canal, vestibule, cochlea.
  • 12. 
    A type of proprioceptor involved in reflex actions.
  • 13. 
    Maintains muscle tone and body equilibrium and posture.
    • A. 

      Thermoreceptors

    • B. 

      Mechanoreceptors

    • C. 

      Propireceptors

  • 14. 
    The cutaneous receptor is not located in the dermis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which receptor is sensitive to touch, pressure, pain, and temperature?
    • A. 

      Pain receptor

    • B. 

      Cutaneous receptor

    • C. 

      Thermoreceptor

    • D. 

      Mechanoreceptors

  • 16. 
    Pain receptors are also called nociceptors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Modified neurons that detect the smell.
    • A. 

      Sensory cells

    • B. 

      Langer cells

    • C. 

      Chemorecptors

    • D. 

      Olfacotary cells

  • 18. 
    Produces tears.
  • 19. 
    The transparent mucous membrane covers eye.
  • 20. 
    Anchors eye moves the eye.
  • 21. 
    Muscles relaxed, ligaments taut: lens flat.
  • 22. 
    Muscles contracted ligaments lose: lense round.
  • 23. 
    _____ are chemical signals between individual organisms.
  • 24. 
    Caused by to little growth hormone during childhood perfect proportions but small.
    • A. 

      Pituitary dwarf

    • B. 

      Giantnism

    • C. 

      Acromegaly

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