Science Quiz 72: Human Body Quiz

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1. Where are the tarsal bones found in the human body?

Nose

Hand

Foot

Neck

2. Which part of the human body produces insulin which regulates glucose in the blood?

Thyroid

Pancreas

Lungs

Kidneys

3. Cortisol is a stress hormone secreted by which gland

Pituitary

Adrenal

Tear glands

Thyroid

4. The best sources for which one of the following vitamin is the sunlight?

A

D

B

D

5. Which of the following can cause oral cancer, if taken regularly?

Chewing gum

Paan

Chocolates

Coffee

6. Which system of the human body is affected by “thrombosis”?

Respiratory system

Digestive system

Reproductive system

Circulatory system

7. Papillae are the small bumps found on the surface of which part of the body?

Skin

Knee

Nose

Tongue

8. What kind of hormones are androgens?

Growth

Male sex

Female sex

Tropic

9. The smallest bone is not larger than a rice grain. Which is this bone?

Stirrup

Hyoid

Jawbone

Mandible

10. Which is the largest cell in the human body?

Female egg

Male sperm

Neuron

Crystallin