Upper GI System - Topic Examination

7 Questions | Total Attempts: 460

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Organ Quizzes & Trivia

How well do you know your upper gastrointestinal system?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is another word for digested food?
    • A. 

      Chime

    • B. 

      Chyme

    • C. 

      Bile

    • D. 

      Byme

  • 2. 
    In which layer of the upper GI system has a clear boundary between the gut and surrounding tissue?
    • A. 

      Mucosa

    • B. 

      Submucosa

    • C. 

      Muscularis externa

    • D. 

      Serosa

  • 3. 
    Which of the following pH levels is plausible for the substances in your stomach? 
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      7

    • D. 

      10

  • 4. 
    The function of the "cardia" is to:
    • A. 

      Push food into the stomach via the oesophagus

    • B. 

      Breakdown complex carbohydrates

    • C. 

      Facilitates emptying of stomach contents

    • D. 

      Bathes undigested foods in gastric enzymes

  • 5. 
    To which side does the common bile duct reside, relative to the stomach? 
    • A. 

      Top right

    • B. 

      Top left

    • C. 

      Bottom right

    • D. 

      Bottom left

  • 6. 
    Which parts of the GI tract are covered in serosa?
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Duodenum

    • C. 

      Jejunum

    • D. 

      Caecum

    • E. 

      Appendix

    • F. 

      Transverse colon

    • G. 

      Sigmooid colon

    • H. 

      Ascending colon

  • 7. 
    True or false - the pancreas is larger than the stomach?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

Back to Top Back to top