Vocabulary & Body Landmarks #2

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Vocabulary & Body Landmarks #2
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  1. What is the meaning of the suffix -oma?

    A) Cell
    B) Lack of
    C) Pain
    D) Tumor
    D) Tumor
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. What is the meaning of the prefix myo-?

    A) Kidney
    B) Nerve
    C) Muscle
    D) Bone
    C) Muscle (as in myocardial)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. What is the meaning of the prefix nephro-?

    A) Liver
    B) Stomach
    C) Kidney
    D) Lung
    C) Kidney

    pneum(o)- Lung
    ventr(o)- Stomach
    hepat(o)- Liver
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. What is the meaning of the prefix osteo-?

    A) Blood
    B) Bone
    C) Muscle
    D) Joint
    B) Bone

    Blood - haemat-, hemat- (haem-, hem-)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. What is the branch of biology that studies the function of living things?

    A) Physiology
    B) Anatomy
    C) Morphology
    D) Ecology
    A) Physiology

    Study of the function of living organisms and their parts
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  6. What is the name given to the state of internal constancy maintained by the organs and systems of the body

    A) Regularity
    B) Homeostasis
    C) Acidosis
    D) Synergism
    B) Homeostasis

    Acidosis -  increased acidity in the blood and other body tissue
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. What is the name of the structure that separates the right and left pleural cavities?

    A) Mediastinum
    B) Linea alba
    C) Diaphragm
    D) Pleura
    A) Mediastinum

    linea alba - structure that runs down the midline of the abdomen i
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. In which cavity is the spleen located?

    A) Dorsal
    B) Thoracic
    C) Abdominal
    D) Hypo gastric
    C) Abdominal

    this cavity includes the spleen, liver, gallbladder, stomach, pancreas, small intestine and parts of the large intestine
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The body is composed of how many systems?

    A) Seven
    B) Eight
    C) Eleven
    D) Nine
    C) Eleven

    1. integumentary
    2. skeletal
    3. muscular
    4. nervous
    5. endocrine
    6. circulatory
    7. lymphatic
    8. respiratory
    9. digestive
    10. urinary
    11. reproductive
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Of the following, which is not a component of the axial skeleton of the body?

    A) Upper extremities
    B) Trunk
    C) Neck
    D) Head
    A) Upper extremities

    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. What is the name of the skeletal part of the body to which the upper and lower extremities belong?

    A) Appendicular
    B) Thoracic
    C) Axial
    D) Pleural
    • A) Appendicular
  12. Where are the kidneys located?

    A) Opposite of T12
    B) Below L5
    C) Above the liver
    D) At the sacrum
    A) Opposite of T12

  13. What is the synonym for medial?

    A) In front of
    B) Toward the side
    C) Midline
    A) Anterior
    C) Midline
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. What does the prefix ab- mean?

    A) Away from
    B) Blood type
    C) Abnormal
    D) Abdomen
    A) Away from

    Abdomen  - lapar(o)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. What does the suffix -cyte stand for?

    A) A specific area
    B) Cell
    C) Cut out
    D) Around
    B) Cell

    as in cytoplasm, smallest independently functioning unit in an organism
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. What does the prefix peri- mean?

    A) Across, beyond
    B) Around, beyond
    C) After, behind
    D) before, in front of
    B) Around, beyond

    as in pericardium
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. In which quadrant of the abdomen is the sigmoid flexure located?

    A) Upper right
    B) Lower left
    C) Lower right
    D) Upper left
    B) Lower left
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. The abdominal cavity contains all except which body part?

    A) Kidney
    B) Spleen
    C) Stomach
    D) Bladder
    D) Bladder
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Which is not part of the mediastinum?

    A) Aorta
    B) Heart
    C) Trachea
    D) Lung
    D) Lung
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. In which abdomino-pelvic quadrant is the gall bladder located?

    A) Upper right
    B) Upper left
    C) Lower right
    D) Lower left
    A) Upper right
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. What is the most basic level of structural organization of the body?

    A) Tissue
    B) Chemical
    C) Organelle
    D) Cellular
    B) Chemical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Which movement increases the angle of the elbow?

    A) Abduction
    B) Adduction
    C) Flexion
    D) Extension
    D) Extension
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. When the LMT positions the client on his/her side, what is it called?

    A) Prone position
    B) Lateral superior position
    C) Lateral recumbent position
    D) Supine superior position
    C) Lateral recumbent position
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Which bony landmark is palpated in locating the brachial plexus?

    A) lateral malleolus
    B) Clavicle
    C) Spine of the scapula
    D) Olecranon
    B) Clavicle

    Olecranon- funny bone
    lateral malleolus - one the foot

    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which term means to examine by touch, and is used when feeling the muscle of a client?

    A) Range of motion
    B) Palpation
    C) Friction
    D) Gliding
    B) Palpation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. What is the name of the area of the skin innervated by a particular spinal nerve root?

    A) Axillary nerves
    B) Meissner's corpuscle
    C) Dermatome
    D) Nerve plexus
    C) Dermatome
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. Which of the following meanings dead tissue?

    A) Atrophy
    B) Arthritic
    C) Necrotic
    D) Porosis
    C) Necrotic

    Atrophy - partial or complete wasting away of a part of the body

    Porosis - formation of the callus in repair of a fractured bone. 2. cavity formation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which of the following consists of partially digested food, water, hydrochloric acid, and various digestive enzymes?

    A) Mucus
    B) Saliva
    C) Chyme
    D) Bolus
    C) Chyme

    Bolus - chewed at the point of swallowing
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. What term best describes muscles that jump into action quickly and tire quickly?

    A) Antagonist muscle
    B) Phasic muscle
    C) Synergist muscle
    D) Postural muscle
    B) Phasic muscle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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