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  1. Which refers to the microscopic study of tissues?
    A. Histology
    B. Neuromuscular therapy
    C. Reflexology
    D. Pathophysiology
    A. Histology
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. What is the order of the levels of organization in the body, from the smallest to the largest?
    A. Cellular, chemical, atom, organ, systemic, body
    B. Chemical, cellular, organ, tissue, systemic, earth
    C. Chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, systemic, body
    D. Cellular, chemical, organ, tissue, body, systemic
    C. Chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, systemic, body
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. What is an increase in the size of cells without cell division?
    A. Hypertrophy
    B. Atrophy
    C. Mitosis
    D. Meiosis
    A. Hypertrophy
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  4. What is the order of the layers of skin from the most superficil to most deep?
    A. Epidermis, dermis, subcutaneous
    B. Epidermis, arteries, dermis
    C. Dermis, epidermis, bone
    D. Dermis, epidermis, hypodermis
    A. Epidermis, dermis, subcutaneous
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Which type of epithelial membrane are the pleura?
    A. Autoimmune
    B. Mucous
    C. Serous
    D. Synovial
    C. Serous
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. What type of cartilage is rigid and amde of dense fibrous tissue, such as cartilage in intervertebral disks?
    A. Axial
    B. Elastic cartilage
    C. Osteoporosis
    D. Fibrocartilage
    D. Fibrocartilage
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. What is the order of these major structures of the brain stem, starting with most superior/cranial?
    A. Diencephalons, mandible, medulla oblongata, pons
    B. Medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain, diencephalons
    C. Midbrain, diencephalons, metastasis, pons
    D. Diencephalons, mibrain, pons, medulla oblongata
    D. Diencephalons, midbrain, pons, medulla oblongata
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which is a function of the autonomic nervous system under the parasympathetic control?
    A. Decreased secretion of digestive juices
    B. Increased peristalsis
    C. Increased heartbeat
    D. Contricted blood vessels
    B. Increased peristalsis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which is a gland the size of a grape?
    A. Pituitary
    B. Thymus
    C. Patella
    D. Mastoid
    A. Pituitary
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. What receives oxygenated blood from the pulmonary veins?
    A. Pulmonary arteries
    B. Right atrium
    C. Aorta
    D. Left atrium
    D. Left atrium
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. What is a hormone secreted by the pyloric area of the stomach and duodenum?
    A. Fissure lesion
    B. Melatonin
    C. Gastrin
    D. Trigger point
    C. Gastrin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. Which connects two bones?
    A. Fascia
    B. Tendons
    C. Ligaments
    D. Bursa
    C. Ligaments
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. What is a section of skin supplied by a single spinal nerve?
    A. Dorsal root ganglion
    B. Dermatome
    C. Reflex mechanism
    D. Myotome
    B. Dermatome
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Which means closer to the trunk or point of origin?
    A. Distal
    B. Proximal
    C. External
    D. Internal
    B. Proximal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Which actions occur in the sagittal plane?
    A. Supination and pronation
    B. Adduction and abduction
    C. Rotation and circumduction
    D. Flexion and extension
    D. Flexion and extension
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Where is the cervical region?
    A. Shoulders
    B. Temples
    C. Neck
    D. Head
    C. Neck
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Where is the ulna relative to the radius?
    A. Medial
    B. Lateral
    C. Proximal
    D. Distal
    A. Medial
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Which energetic manipulation technique involves the liver meridian beginning at the great toe, ending at the chest, and being associated with the flow of ki?
    A. Acupressure
    B. Shiatsu
    C. Acupuncture
    D. All of the above
    D. All of the above
  19. When the elbow extends, what is the biceps?
    A. Prime mover
    B. Agonist
    C. Synergist
    D. Antagonist
    D. Antagonist
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Which of these muscles originates at the lateral supracondylar ridge of the humerus?
    A. Palmaris longus
    B. Extensor carpi ulnaris
    C. Extensor carpi radialis longus
    D. Flexor carpi radialis
    C. Extensor carpi radialis longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Where is the medial longitudinal arch?
    A. Calcaneus to fifth metatarsal
    B. Calcaneus to first metatarsal
    C. First metatarsal to fifth metatarsal
    C. Calcaneus to malleolus
    B. Calcaneus to first metatarsal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. How many phalanges does the foot have?
    A. 5
    B. 8
    C. 14
    D. 15
    C. 14
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. What best describes the shape of pectoralis major?
    A. Convergent
    B. Parallel
    C. Bipennate
    D. Multi-belly
    A. Convergent
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. What movement occurs at the radioulnar joint?
    A. Rotation
    B. Adduction
    C. Elevation
    D. Abduction
    A. Rotation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which muscle flexes the elbow, supinates the forearm, and flexes the shoulder?
    A. Deltoid
    B. Biceps brachii
    C. Triceps brachii
    D. Trapezius
    B. Biceps brachii
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Which muscle originates at the posterior iliac crest?
    A. Deltoid
    B. Biceps femoris
    C. Sartorius
    D. Quadratus lumborum
    D. Quadratus lumborum
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. Which muscle of the right forearm would be used to turn a screwdriver clockwise?
    A. Pronator teres
    B. Brachialis
    C. Supinator
    D. Gluteus minimus
    C. Supinator
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which muscle extends and laterally rotates the hip, and flexes the knee?
    A. Gluteus minimus
    B. Palmaris longus
    C. Biceps femoris
    D. Rectus femoris
    C. Biceps femoris
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. What type of contraction occurs when one lowers a book onto a table?
    A. Reciprocal inhibition
    B. Isometric
    C. Eccentric
    D. Concentric
    C. Eccentric
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Which muscle would predominately have fast twitch fibers?
    A. Soleus
    B. Deltoid
    C. Erector spinae
    D. Transversospinalis
    B. Deltoid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. What happens in an isotonic muscle contraction?
    A. The muscle lengthens but does not shorten
    B. The muscle shortens but does not lengthen
    C. The length of the muscle does not change
    D. The length of the muscle changes
    D. The length of the muscle changes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. Which is a ball and socket joint?
    A. Thumb
    B. Elbow
    C. Knee
    D. Hip
    D. Hip
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. What is inflammation of the sheath surrounding a tendon?
    A. Tenosynovitis
    B. Edema
    C. Mitosis
    D. Fibrosis
    A. Tenosynovitis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. What is a congenital disease?
    A. A disease spread by mold or yeast
    B. A disease with no known cause
    C. A disease that deteriorates
    D. A disease present at birth
    D. A disease present at birth
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. What refers to a disease of short duration?
    A. Malignant
    B. Metastatic
    C. Chronic
    D. Acute
    D. Acute
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. What is the expected outcome of a disease?
    A. Etiology
    B. Diagnosis
    C. Pathology
    D. Prognosis
    D. Prognosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. What refers to the decreasing size of tissue?
    A. Atrophy
    B. Ambulatory
    C. Hypertrophy
    D. Entrainment
    A. Atrophy
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Which rhythms repeat themselves every 24 hours?
    A. Ultradian rhythms
    B. Seasonal rhythms
    C. Biological rhythms
    D. Circadian rhythms
    D. Circadian rhythms
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. What is the growth of a calcium deposit in soft tissues, which is always a local contraindication for massage?
    A. Fibromyalgia
    B. Muscular dystrophy
    C. Shin splints
    D. Myositis ossificans
    D. Myositis ossificans
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. What are amphetamines, adrenergic medications, anticonvulsants, and antiparkinson agents?
    A. Antineoplastics
    B. Central nervous system medications
    C. Hormones
    D. Anti-infectives
    B. Central nervous system medications
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. What is the order of the five stages of acute fracture healing after hematoma formation and before remodeling?
    A. Cellular proliferation, callus formation, ossification
    B. Callus formation, sprain, ossification
    C. Ossification, cellular proliferation, callus formation
    D. Callus formation, ossification, strain
    A. Cellular proliferation, callus formation, ossification
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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