Test 1.4

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Test 1.4 - A&P, Chemistry, Integumentary, Lymphatic, Cells & Tissue, Organ systems
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  1. The lungs are _____ to the heart.

    A. medial
    B. superficial
    C. infraorbital
    D. lateral
    D. lateral
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Which of the following is a characteristic of a covalent bond?

    A. electrons are shared
    B. electrons are donated
    C. the molecule is always polar
    D. protons are involved in the bond
    A. electrons are shared
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. The molecule made by mitochondria that provides the power to the cell is:

    A. DNA
    B. ADP
    C. ATP
    D. RNA
    C. ATP
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. What is the layer of skin that we can see?

    A. the subcutaneous fascia
    B. the epidermis
    C. the stratum basale
    D. the dermis
    B. the epidermis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. _____ are molecules that speed up the rate of biological reactions.

    A. antibodies
    B. proteins
    C. enzymes
    D. ATP
    C. enzymes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Unique molecules found on the outer surface of cell membranes are called:

    A. antibodies
    B. cytokines
    C. antigens
    D. interferons
    C. antigens
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. The study of physiology deals with:

    a. disease
    b. genetics
    c. structures
    d. functions
    functions
  8. Which microorganisms have the ability to become part of the cell and is then much harder to destroy?

    A. protozoa
    B. bacteria
    C. viruses
    D. fungi
    C. viruses
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The study of disease is known as:

    A. pathophysiology
    B. neurology
    C. cytology
    D. microbiology
    A. pathophysiology
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. In rheumatoid arthritis, the immune system attacks the:

    A. pleural membrane
    B. synovial membrane
    C. mucous membrane
    D. myelin membrane
    B. synovial membrane
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. The process of cleaning debris and waste from the cell is carried out by:

    A. ribosomes
    B. lipids
    C. lysosomes
    D. filaments
    C. lysosomes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The body uses feedback loops to maintain homeostasis.  The response that opposes an action is known as a(n):

    A. negative feedback loop
    B. depressing feedback loop
    C. positive feedback loop
    D. affirmative feedback loop
    A. negative feedback loop
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The adjustments that maintain a stable environment within the body are known as:

    A. homeostasis
    B. syndrome
    C. metabolism
    D. pathology
    A. homeostasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. The movement of water from an area of lower solute concentration to an area of higher concentration through a membrane is called:

    A. dialysis
    B. filtration
    C. osmosis
    D. diffusion
    C. osmosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. The most important molecules for making the cell membrane selectively permeable are:

    A. ATP
    B. phospholipids
    C. cholesteral
    D. proteins
    B. phospholipids
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. The cause of a disease is called its:

    A. etiology
    B. pathology
    C. nosocomial
    D. disease
    A. etiology
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. _____ is a type of connective tissue that has cells in lacunae in a gel-like matrix.

    A. Regular
    B. Reticular
    C. Cartilage
    D. Areolar
    C. Cartilage
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. The building blocks of proteins are:

    A. oleic acids
    B. lewis acids
    C. amino acids
    D. nucleic acids
    C. amino acids
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Which type of muscle lines the blood vessels and airways of the body?

    A. glia
    B. striated
    C. rough
    D. smooth
    D. smooth
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. The opposite of superficial is:

    A. posterior
    B. deep
    C. medial
    D. inferior
    B. deep
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. What is the degree of burn in which all three layers of skin have been destroyed and the victim feels no pain?

    A. third
    B. second
    C. fourth
    D. first
    A. third
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Maintaining the proper acid-base balance of the blood is carried out by which body system?

    A. skeletal
    B. integumentary
    C. musculoskeletal
    D. respiratory
    D. respiratory
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. The molecule that is stored in the liver to be used for extra energy is:

    A. Lipids
    B. Hemoglobin
    C. Glucose
    D. Glycogen
    D. Glycogen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Balance is the responsibility of which sensory organ?

    A. the nose
    B. the eye
    C. the ear
    D. the throat
    B. the ear
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. What is the first step in wound healing?

    A. Inflammation
    B. Scarring
    C. Regeneration
    D. Organization
    A. Inflammation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Cells that are arranged in several layers are called _____ cells.

    A. squamous
    B. stratified
    C. columnar
    D. cuboidal
    B. stratified
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. A lack of the ability of the body to carry oxygen may be due to a deficiency in:

    A. iron
    B. copper
    C. zinc
    D. gold
    A. iron
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Getting a flu shot to protect against the flu is an example of:

    A. natural active immunity
    B. artificial passive immunity
    C. natural passive immunity
    D. artificial active immunity
    D. artificial active immunity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. The body has both physical and chemical _____ to prevent invaders from entering.

    A. barriers
    B. nodes
    C. cells
    D. cytes
    A. barriers
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. The skeletal system includes all but which of the following:

    a. bones
    b. cartilage
    c. ligaments
    d. all of the above are included in the skeletal system
    d. all of the above are included in the skeletal system
  31. _____ is a high-energy molecule that is made and spent by cells during metabolism.

    A. AMP
    B. ADP
    C. A&P
    D. ATP
    D. ATP
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. A body in the prone position is:

    A. on the left side
    B. on the right side
    C. face up
    D. face down
    D. face down
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. Which membrane is the largest organ of the integumentary system?

    A. visceral
    B. cutaneous
    C. mucous
    D. parietal
    B. cutaneous
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. In a person with diabetes, blood may often become acidic.  What blood pH might you expect in a person with untreated diabetes?

    A. 10.5
    B. 7.4
    C. 6.0
    D. 13.2
    C. 6.0
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. "Power plants" of the cell are called:

    A. mitochondria
    B. ribosomes
    C. lysosomes
    D. Golgi apparatus
    A. mitochondria
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. The type of tissue that covers the body and lines many of the parts of the body is:

    A. muscle
    B. nervous
    C. epithelial
    D. connective
    C. epithelial
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. It is because of adaptive _____ that people normally get chicken pox only once.

    A. WBCs
    B. antibodies
    C. antigens
    D. immunity
    D. immunity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Dorsal cavities contain which organ(s)?

    A. the pancreas
    B. the diaphragm
    C. the stomach
    D. the brain and spinal cord
    D. the brain and spinal cord
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. Directional terms are used as _____ within the body.

    A. reference points
    B. vertical points
    C. lateral points
    D. horizontal points
    A. reference points
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. Positive feedback is necessary in which of the following situations?

    A. childbirth
    B. coughing
    C. bleeding
    D. blood pressure
    A. childbirth
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. Which of the following is an example of active transport?

    A. oxygen entering the cell
    B. potassium exiting the cell
    C. a sodium-potassium pump
    D. waste products entering the cell
    C. a sodium-potassium pump
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. The production of blood cells occurs within which body system?

    A. cardiovascular
    B. endocrine
    C. skeletal
    D. muscular
    C. skeletal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. In a solution, the _____ is dissolved in the _____.

    A. solvent, solute
    B. solute, solvent
    C. molecule, element
    D. element, molecule
    A. solute, solvent
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. Glycogen is a polysaccharide made of long chains of glucose.  Glucose is a:

    A. polysaccharide
    B. monosaccharide
    C. disaccharide
    D. saccharin
    B. monosaccharide
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  45. The midsagittal plane divides the body into which parts?

    A. anterior and posterior
    B. superior and inferior
    C. right and left
    D. internal and external
    C. right and left
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  46. In addition to storage of white blood cells, the lymphatic system is also responsible for the:

    A. production of fluids to supplement the cardiovascular system
    B. production of pathogens to fight infections
    C. maturation of some types of red blood cells
    D. production of some types of white blood cells
    D. production of some types of white blood cells
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  47. _____ are short, hair-like projections found on the outer surface of specific cells.

    A. Flagella
    B. Vesicles
    C. Cilia
    D. Organelle
    C. Cilia
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. An organism that produces disease is known as a(n):

    A. pathogen
    B. magnetosome
    C. centriole
    D. organelle
    A. pathogen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. Glucose is transported through the cell membrane by a process called:

    A. osmosis
    B. active transport
    C. facilitated diffusion
    D. diffusion
    C. facilitated diffusion
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  50. Which test gives the greatest detail of tissue structures?

    A. EKG
    B. Blood test
    C. X-ray
    D. MRI
    D. MRI
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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