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What is the scientific name of the kneecap? patella
93.3%
pisiform
1%
parietal
1.4%
pubis
0.6%
Hair is primarily made up of what? keratin
90.2%
calcium
2.4%
cartilage
1.5%
elastin
2.2%
Hormones are chemicals of which system of the body? endocrine
89.6%
excretory
2.9%
cardiovascular
0.7%
nervous
3.3%
The shoulder and hip joints are of this type. ball-and-socket
89%
pivot
4.8%
saddle
1.5%
gliding
0.9%
Which of these organs removes soluble wastes from the body? kidneys
88.1%
lungs
0.8%
spleen
3.4%
pancreas
3.8%
Which of these is not a gland? parietal
84.6%
thyroid
5.7%
pituitary
1.7%
adrenal
4.4%
Where would you find your islets of Langerhans, responsible for activating insulin production? pancreas
80.2%
kidney
5.9%
liver
6.8%
gallbladder
3.3%
What separates the thoracic and abdominal cavities? diaphragm
77.4%
pelvis
3.7%
rib cage
9%
peritoneum
6.2%
A tumor on top of the head would be on which surface? superior
77.2%
inferior
2.2%
medial
10.4%
lateral
6.3%
A fluid-filled joint cavity is a ____ joint. synovial
75.1%
fibrous
5%
cartilaginous
13.8%
suture
2.3%
The skin belongs to which bodily system? integumentary
74.2%
nervous
10.5%
circulatory
5.2%
muscular
6.5%
Structures called ____ are located inside a cell and have specific functions. organelles
71.1%
macromolecules
3.8%
nucleotides
19.5%
organs
1.8%
Which of these is not a category of spinal bones? iliac
67.7%
cervical
13.7%
thoracic
11.7%
lumbar
3.1%
Which of these does not belong to the respiratory system? esophagus
67%
bronchi
4.1%
trachea
4.4%
larynx
20.9%
The movement of the sole of the foot outward or laterally is called what? eversion
65.5%
inversion
16.3%
retraction
6.9%
elevation
7.5%
Which of these is not a cavity? frontal
64.8%
oral
4.3%
nasal
0.7%
middle ear
26.4%
What membranes surround the lungs? pleural
63.5%
pericardial
16.2%
mediastinal
4%
peritoneal
12.6%
Which of these belongs to the appendicular portion of the body (as opposed to axial)? arm
60.1%
head
6.5%
neck
5%
trunk
24.6%
Which organ destroys older red blood cells and produces certain white blood cells? spleen
59.3%
liver
20.3%
pancreas
11.6%
gallbladder
4.9%
Which of these is not a layer of human skin? exodermis
58.6%
dermis
2.7%
subcutis
32.3%
epidermis
2.7%
Which of these muscles do you employ when chewing? temporalis
53.3%
trapezius
12%
sartorius
20.1%
soleus
10.8%
Which of these words refers to the front or belly side of one's anatomy? ventral
52.9%
dorsal
14.2%
vertebral
1.1%
abdominopelvic
28.1%
An opening or anatomical hole in the body allowing structures to pass through is known as a ____. foramen
45.4%
fontanelle
18.1%
frenulum
20.7%
fundus
12%
Which of these systems moves fluids, wastes and bones? muscular
42.3%
skeletal
11.7%
integumentary
38.2%
nervous
4.2%
Which of these adjectives refers to the chin? mental
22.2%
crural
24.7%
costal
11.5%
buccal
37.9%

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