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What is the scientific name of the kneecap? patella
93%
pisiform
1%
parietal
1.4%
pubis
0.7%
Hair is primarily made up of what? keratin
90.1%
calcium
2.4%
cartilage
1.5%
elastin
2.2%
Hormones are chemicals of which system of the body? endocrine
89.1%
excretory
3%
cardiovascular
0.7%
nervous
3.3%
The shoulder and hip joints are of this type. ball-and-socket
88.8%
pivot
4.8%
saddle
1.6%
gliding
1%
Which of these organs removes soluble wastes from the body? kidneys
87.6%
lungs
0.9%
spleen
3.7%
pancreas
4%
Which of these is not a gland? parietal
85.1%
thyroid
5.3%
pituitary
1.7%
adrenal
4.2%
Where would you find your islets of Langerhans, responsible for activating insulin production? pancreas
80%
kidney
5.8%
liver
6.9%
gallbladder
3.3%
A tumor on top of the head would be on which surface? superior
77.8%
inferior
2.4%
medial
9.7%
lateral
6.2%
What separates the thoracic and abdominal cavities? diaphragm
77.3%
pelvis
3.6%
rib cage
8.9%
peritoneum
6.3%
A fluid-filled joint cavity is a ____ joint. synovial
75.6%
fibrous
5%
cartilaginous
13.1%
suture
2.4%
The skin belongs to which bodily system? integumentary
75.3%
nervous
9.8%
circulatory
4.8%
muscular
6.3%
Structures called ____ are located inside a cell and have specific functions. organelles
72.1%
macromolecules
3.7%
nucleotides
18.3%
organs
1.9%
Which of these is not a category of spinal bones? iliac
69.5%
cervical
12.8%
thoracic
10.8%
lumbar
3.1%
Which of these does not belong to the respiratory system? esophagus
67.6%
bronchi
4.2%
trachea
4.4%
larynx
20.1%
The movement of the sole of the foot outward or laterally is called what? eversion
65.6%
inversion
15.7%
retraction
6.9%
elevation
7.7%
Which of these is not a cavity? frontal
65%
oral
4.2%
nasal
0.8%
middle ear
26.3%
What membranes surround the lungs? pleural
64.5%
pericardial
15.5%
mediastinal
3.9%
peritoneal
12.1%
Which of these belongs to the appendicular portion of the body (as opposed to axial)? arm
60.6%
head
6.4%
neck
5%
trunk
24.1%
Which organ destroys older red blood cells and produces certain white blood cells? spleen
59.8%
liver
20.1%
pancreas
11.4%
gallbladder
4.7%
Which of these is not a layer of human skin? exodermis
58.1%
dermis
2.6%
subcutis
33.1%
epidermis
2.5%
Which of these muscles do you employ when chewing? temporalis
54.5%
trapezius
12%
sartorius
19.3%
soleus
10.4%
Which of these words refers to the front or belly side of one's anatomy? ventral
53.5%
dorsal
14%
vertebral
1.3%
abdominopelvic
27.3%
An opening or anatomical hole in the body allowing structures to pass through is known as a ____. foramen
48.2%
fontanelle
17.1%
frenulum
19.3%
fundus
11.4%
Which of these systems moves fluids, wastes and bones? muscular
42.7%
skeletal
12.1%
integumentary
37.1%
nervous
4.5%
Which of these adjectives refers to the chin? mental
24.9%
crural
23.3%
costal
11.3%
buccal
36.7%

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