Surgical Tech (Appleton And Lange) Part 14

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Appleton and Lange Part 14 Questions 1300-1399


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  • 1. 
    Radio waves are considered __________ waves.
    • A. 

      Isolated

    • B. 

      Direct

    • C. 

      Simple

    • D. 

      Magnetic

  • 2. 
    When current passes from the ESU through the active electrode, the energy is converted from electrical to ___________..
    • A. 

      Mechanical

    • B. 

      Chemical

    • C. 

      Thermal

    • D. 

      Magnetic

  • 3. 
    What material forms the best conductor of electricity?
    • A. 

      Rubber

    • B. 

      Saltwater

    • C. 

      Copper

    • D. 

      Lead

  • 4. 
    What device is used to control the flow of electricity at the will of the operator?
    • A. 

      Load

    • B. 

      Resistor

    • C. 

      Switch

    • D. 

      Conductor

  • 5. 
    When operating a piece of electrical OR equipment the most vital prong for safety purposes is the
    • A. 

      Ground

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Positive

    • D. 

      Safety

  • 6. 
    Which theory explains the flow of electricity?
    • A. 

      Ohm's

    • B. 

      Electron

    • C. 

      Kirchhoff's

    • D. 

      Atomic

  • 7. 
    The standard metric unit of power is
    • A. 

      Amp

    • B. 

      Volt

    • C. 

      Watt

    • D. 

      Hertz

  • 8. 
    A medical imaging technique that reveals the bodies dynamic activities is
    • A. 

      CT

    • B. 

      PET

    • C. 

      Tomogram

    • D. 

      Ultrasound

  • 9. 
    Motion is known as ____________ energy.
    • A. 

      Mechanical

    • B. 

      Total

    • C. 

      Potential

    • D. 

      Kinetic

  • 10. 
    The rate at which work is done is known as
    • A. 

      Velocity

    • B. 

      Energy

    • C. 

      Power

    • D. 

      Watt

  • 11. 
    ___________ borders the outer perimeter of an atom and is ___________ charged.
    • A. 

      Neutron, positively

    • B. 

      Electron, negatively

    • C. 

      Electron, positively

    • D. 

      Proton, negatively

  • 12. 
    The gain or loss of electrons in an atom is termed
    • A. 

      Hydraulic pressure

    • B. 

      Boyle's Law

    • C. 

      Ionization

    • D. 

      Consolidation

  • 13. 
    The transfer of thermal energy by contact is called
    • A. 

      Greenhouse effect

    • B. 

      Radiation

    • C. 

      Convention

    • D. 

      Conduction

  • 14. 
    A repeated periodic disturbance or variation of energy, carried through a medium from point to point is called
    • A. 

      Transfer energy

    • B. 

      Wave

    • C. 

      Oscillations

    • D. 

      Molecular change

  • 15. 
    The frequency of sound is stated in a measurement of
    • A. 

      Amps

    • B. 

      Hertz

    • C. 

      Waves

    • D. 

      Compressions

  • 16. 
    The study of objects in motion is
    • A. 

      Mechanics

    • B. 

      Velocity

    • C. 

      Speed

    • D. 

      Acceleration

  • 17. 
    The study that focuses on the forces which cause motion is
    • A. 

      Kinematics

    • B. 

      Dynamics

    • C. 

      Statics

    • D. 

      Inertia

  • 18. 
    The three laws of motion that are the basics of classical mechanics are the work of
    • A. 

      Hooke

    • B. 

      Newton

    • C. 

      Bohr

    • D. 

      Ohm

  • 19. 
    Any time that an object's velocity is changing we say it is
    • A. 

      Accelerating

    • B. 

      Projecting

    • C. 

      Orbiting

    • D. 

      Static

  • 20. 
    The property of matter that causes matter to resist change in motion is called
    • A. 

      Speed

    • B. 

      Inertia

    • C. 

      Momentum

    • D. 

      Range

  • 21. 
    What is the measure of the amount of inertia an object possesses?
    • A. 

      Momentum

    • B. 

      Range

    • C. 

      Equilibrium

    • D. 

      Mass

  • 22. 
    For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction references ____________law.
    • A. 

      Newton's first law

    • B. 

      Newton's second law

    • C. 

      Newton's third law

    • D. 

      Hooke's law

  • 23. 
    If an object returns to its original position after force has been applied and then removed is said to be
    • A. 

      Dynamic

    • B. 

      Static

    • C. 

      Elastic

    • D. 

      Periodic

  • 24. 
    The maximum distance that an object moves from its central position (equilibrium) is called
    • A. 

      Frequency

    • B. 

      Amplitude

    • C. 

      Cycle

    • D. 

      Momentum

  • 25. 
    The bending of a light ray as it passes from one substance to another is called
    • A. 

      Reflection

    • B. 

      Refraction

    • C. 

      Vibration

    • D. 

      Incidence