Science Quiz 71: Human Body Quiz

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1. Which of these filters out nitrogenous wastes and regulates concentration of salts in the body?

Lungs

Lumph nodes

Kidneys

Gall bladder

2. Which among the following are long bones of the human body?

Tibia

Femur

Fibula

All of these

3. Which of these bodily systems transports nutrients from the intestine to lungs and other parts of the body?

Respiratory system

Digestive system

Nevous system

Circulatory system

4. How many valves does the human heart have?

5

3

6

4

5. The outer end of the urethra is controlled by circular muscle. What is its name?

Sphincter

Ulna

Diaphragm

Septum

6. Who gave the name “pancreas”?

Herophilus

Rufus of Ephesus

Johann Georg Wirsung

Reginier de Graaf

7. Which of these is NOT a neurological disorder?

Parkinson’s Disease

Epilepsy

Alzheimer’s disease

Emphysema

8. Which is the shortest segment of the small intestine?

Ileum

Duodenum

Cecum

Jejunum

9. Which muscle group covers the front and sides of the thigh?

Quadriceps femoris muscle

Rectus femoris

Biceps femoris

Fibularis tertius

10. What is the largest salivary gland in the human body?

Parotid

Submaxillary

Sublingual

Hypoglossal