Quiz: Can You Answer These 22 Medical Questions Every Human Should Know?

You're a human, but do you know your body?

doctor, tv show, midwife, nurse, health, medical, call the midwife
Call The Midwife via All3Media
 Apr 17, 2019
Scroll to Start

Question: 1/22Pick your answer!


How many blood types are there?
3- A, B, and O
4 - A, B, AB, and O
2 - A, and O

Question: 2/22Pick your answer!


Where is DNA stored?
Chromosomes
Genitals
Fingernails

Question: 3/22Pick your answer!


Which is not a human sense?
Vision
Sixth
Smell

Question: 4/22Pick your answer!


If you're nearsighted, you are ________
unable to see things clearly unless they are relatively close
unable to see things clearly unless they are far away

Question: 5/22Pick your answer!


What color is blood until it hits the surface?
Blue
Red
Grey

Question: 6/22What part of your body has this bone?


bone
Grey's Anatomy (1918) / bartleby.com
Bottom
Elbow
Neck

Question: 7/22Pick your answer!


What is the medical term for "butt"?
Buttocks
Gluteus maximus
Ass

Question: 8/22Pick your answer!


When we are born, we have more bones than we do as an adult.
True
False

Question: 9/22Pick your answer!


How much of the human brain is water?
80%
30%
5%

Question: 10/22Pick your answer!


What do white cells do?
Help fight infections
Replenish blood cells
Send messages to the brain

Question: 11/22Pick your answer!


Blood cells are shaped like ________
donuts
stars
kidney beans

Question: 12/22Pick your answer!


What is the anatomical name for the commonly termed ‘windpipe’?
Trachea
Heart
Arrhythmia

Question: 13/22Pick your answer!


The top layer of the skin is known as __________.
epidermis
oculus
nostril

Question: 14/22Pick your answer!


What is the name for a muscle that turns a limb to face upwards?
Pronator
Sphincter
Supinator

Question: 15/22Pick your answer!


Do you burn calories while sleeping?
Yes
It depends on your weight
No

Question: 16/22Pick your answer!


What is the name of the large, long bone found in the upper leg?
Femur
Humus
Tibia

Question: 17/22Pick your answer!


The heart, lungs, and great vessels are found in the Thoracic space.
True
False

Question: 18/22Pick your answer!


Plantar refers to _______
hip bone
blood cells
the sole of the feet

Question: 19/22Pick your answer!


What does AIDS stand for?
Auto Immune Disorder Syndrome
Auto Infection Disorders
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Question: 20/22Pick your answer!


What does vertigo cause?
Dizziness
Diabetes
A rash

Question: 21/22Pick your answer!


What is swimmer's ear?
A heart worm
A hearing type
An infection

Question: 22/22Pick your answer!


What disease do deer ticks cause?
Lyme disease
Stroke
Cancer
Women.com | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge your brain? You’re in luck, because we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to science, medicine, and human anatomy.

Unless you’re a biology major or unless you work as a doctor or nurse, knowing all the little details about medical facts, biological science, and human anatomy can be a bit tricky. When someone is learning and studying medicine, they often need to memorize a lot of biological processes, organ functions, body parts, medical terms, acronyms, medicinal uses, and more.

Maybe you’re a science buff who is addicted to reading scientific journals and loves learning about the human body. Maybe you’re addicted to medical dramas like Grey’s Anatomy. Maybe you want to become a doctor or nurse someday. Or maybe you just have a biology, anatomy, or science exam for school. Whatever the case, this quiz will help you test your proficiency of basic medical questions and help you learn the answers to the following questions:

How many blood types are there? Where is DNA stored? What are the 5 human senses? What is the difference between being nearsighted and farsighted? What color is blood until it hits the surface? What are the names of every type of bone in the human body? What is the common name for the medical term “gluteus maximus?” How much of the human brain is water? What about the entire human body? What do white cells do? What are blood cells shaped like? What is the top layer of the skin called? Do you burn calories while sleeping? What does plantar refer to? What does vertigo cause? What is swimmer’s ear? What is Lyme disease?

Want to test your IQ to see if you could get into Mensa? Are you really smarter than a fifth grader? Could you win on a show like Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, Wheel of Fortune, or Jeopardy? If you really want to test your knowledge of science, biology, medicine, and human anatomy, take this fun quiz and see if you know the medical field like the back of your hand.

Are you actually smart enough to be a brain surgeon or heart doctor? Only someone with a high IQ and a high level of education will be able to pass this science, biology, and anatomy challenge with flying colors! Make your high school science teacher or college biology professor proud and take this comprehensive medical test! No cheating — let’s see if you can ace this quiz without the use of a science textbook!

Click the start button to challenge your biological knowledge and scientific skills! This test will determine if you’re a true medical genius. We’re sure that by the end of it, you’ll be boasting to your friends that you’re the ultimate science scholar through and through. Being proficient in medical science is something that you should be proud of, so take this test, and don’t forget to share the results with your friends to see if they’ve mastered the medical field of study as well as you have!