Nursing: TEAS Practice Test! Trivia Quiz

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Nursing: TEAS Practice Test! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Cholesterol is known as LDL. What does LDL stand for?
    • A. 

      Low-density lipsosuction

    • B. 

      Low-Density Lipoproteins

    • C. 

      Low-density lipids

  • 2. 
    Hardening of arteries is known as what?
    • A. 

      Atherlosclerosis

    • B. 

      Venous narrowing

    • C. 

      Micro-circulation

    • D. 

      Hypertension

  • 3. 
    The top number on a blood pressure reading indicates what?
    • A. 

      Diastolic pressure

    • B. 

      Transient pressure

    • C. 

      Optimum pressure

    • D. 

      Systolic pressure

  • 4. 
    Breathing properly requires the presence of?
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Plasma

    • C. 

      Surfactant

    • D. 

      None

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not a function of the kidney?
    • A. 

      Secretion

    • B. 

      Reabsorption

    • C. 

      Transport

    • D. 

      Filtration

  • 6. 
    What is the function unit of the kidney?
    • A. 

      Medulla

    • B. 

      Glomerulus

    • C. 

      Pyramid

    • D. 

      Nephron

  • 7. 
    The 1st American to win a Nobel Prize was ____ for measuring the sound of light.
    • A. 

      Albert Einstein

    • B. 

      Albert Michelson

    • C. 

      Grimaldi

    • D. 

      Thomas Young

  • 8. 
    What body part connects the stomach to the mouth?
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Spinal column

    • C. 

      Hepatic duct

    • D. 

      Esophagus

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is considered a component of lipids?
    • A. 

      Plasma cells

    • B. 

      Fatty acids

    • C. 

      Nucleic acids

    • D. 

      Zinc

  • 10. 
    Down's syndrome effects which chromosome?
    • A. 

      13

    • B. 

      51

    • C. 

      21

    • D. 

      23

  • 11. 
    Blood enters the lungs from which chamber of the heart?
    • A. 

      Right atrium

    • B. 

      Left atrium

    • C. 

      Right ventricle

    • D. 

      Left ventricle

  • 12. 
    Excessive consumption of alcohol is most likely to damage which organ of the body over a long period of time?
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Pancreas

    • D. 

      Gallbladder

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is not considered a type of radiation ray?
    • A. 

      Gamma

    • B. 

      Beta

    • C. 

      Alpha

    • D. 

      Infrared

  • 14. 
    A molecule of hemoglobin can hold how many molecules of oxygen in the blood for transport?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Pump handle motion

    • B. 

      Lever action

    • C. 

      Inspiration

    • D. 

      Expiration

  • 16. 
    Animals that eat meat almost exclusively are known as:
    • A. 

      Herbivores

    • B. 

      Carnivores

    • C. 

      Arthropods

    • D. 

      Prolific organisms

  • 17. 
    The physical expressions of a gene are known as an organism's:
    • A. 

      Transcription

    • B. 

      Genotype

    • C. 

      Phenotype

    • D. 

      Translation

  • 18. 
    Neurons connect together at a ______.
    • A. 

      Synergy

    • B. 

      Terminal site

    • C. 

      Docking station

    • D. 

      Synapse

  • 19. 
    Which of the following is another word for the kneecap in the human body?
    • A. 

      Pisiform

    • B. 

      Meniscus

    • C. 

      Popliteal bursa

    • D. 

      Patella

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Ball and socket

    • B. 

      Saddle joint

    • C. 

      Hinge joint

    • D. 

      Pivot

  • 21. 
    The organ of Corti is found in what area of the body?
    • A. 

      Mouth

    • B. 

      Nose

    • C. 

      Ear

    • D. 

      Lungs

  • 22. 
    The condition of rickets is associated with a deficiency in which vitamin?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      D

    • D. 

      Z