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Tough Human Body Quiz

Have tried to make this tough - with inside knowledge from a doctor. 20 Questions.

 
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1

Match the following structures to the organs in which they are found

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Left

  • Islets of Langerhans
  • Pons
  • Bundles of Hiss
  • Leydig cells

Right

  • Pancreas
  • Brain
  • Heart
  • Testis

2

Where would you find the limbic system?

  • Brain
  • Heart
  • Large bowel

3

If you had nephritis, which organ would be affected?

  • Liver
  • Heart
  • Kidney

4

What does "cyanosis" mean?

  • Blueish appearance due to the presence of deoxygenated blood in the skin
  • The dusky pallor of a dead body
  • Sunburn

5

Why might you be prescribed beta blockers?

  • For impotence
  • For asthma
  • For high blood pressure

6

Which of the following is necessary for the production of red blood cells?

  • Vitamin B12 (hydroxycobalamin)
  • Vitamin D
  • Zinc

7

Where are red blood cells made in an adult?

  • Bone marrow
  • Spleen
  • Liver

8

What is "serum"?

  • A cure for an infectious disease
  • A cure for cancer
  • The liquid left over when blood has clotted

9

Why should your children have the MMR immunisation?

  • Because measles is a nasty disease that kills children
  • Because it is safe
  • Both of the above

10

What does MMR stand for in the MMR immunization?

  • Measles, mumps, rubella
  • Measles, meningitis, rabies
  • Measles, meningitis, rotavirus

11

Which of these organs or structures are NOT in a pair in the normal human body?

  • Ventricle of the heart
  • Kidney
  • Aorta

12

How am I likely to damage my "meniscus"?

  • Playing football
  • Reading in a poor light
  • Smoking

13

What are artificial heart valves made out of?

  • Metal
  • Pig tissue
  • Either

14

Where would you find "ventricles", apart from the heart?

  • Liver
  • Spleen
  • Brain

15

Which of the following is a bone of the skull?

  • Temporal
  • Hyoid
  • Ilium

16

Match the following illnesses or conditions to the type of person that they are most likely to affect.

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Left

  • Dementia
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Heart attack
  • Underactive thyroid gland

Right

  • Elderly people
  • Women
  • Men
  • Children

17

Where are your ureters?

  • Between the kidneys and the bladder
  • Between the bladder and the outside world
  • Between the heart and the kidneys

18

What is "jaundice"?

  • Severe nausea
  • A yellow colouration of the eyes and skin
  • Ill health from eating too much fatty foods.

19

Where is the choroid?

  • The eye
  • The ear
  • The mouth

20

Where would you find a bronchiole?

  • In the lung
  • In the liver
  • In the abdomen

 

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