Quiz: Only A Registered Nurse Can Get 16/18 On This Basic Medical Test

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Quiz on medical knowledge including questions about organ systems in the body, muscles and bones, and the lifespan of red blood cells.

 Jul 08, 2018
1 of 18Pick An Answer!
How many bones are in the human body?
206
39
3197
2 of 18Pick An Answer!
Which of the following was is NOT helpful to treat a common cold?
Antibiotics
Fluids
Sleep
3 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is the medical term for oil?
mucus
pus
sebum
4 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is the main function of the kidneys?
extract waste
transport nutrients
produce oxygen
5 of 18Pick An Answer!
Where is the gluteus maximus located?
lower leg
forearm
butt
6 of 18Pick An Answer!
How many organ systems are there?
11
21
1
7 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is the largest organ?
the brain
the heart
skin
8 of 18Pick An Answer!
How long does it take for your food to be fully digested?
6-8 hours
3-5 hours
2 days
9 of 18Pick An Answer!
How long does a red blood cell live for?
a year
120 days
90 days
10 of 18Pick An Answer!
What happens when you shiver?
your body wants to dance
your body is burning calories
your body is trying to warm itself up
11 of 18Pick An Answer!
How many muscles are in the human body?
112
8094
640
12 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is another name for acute viral rhinopharyngitis?
the common cold
strep throat
esophageal cancer
13 of 18Pick An Answer!
What shot should you get every year?
TB
Shingles
Flu
14 of 18Pick An Answer!
How many blood types are there?
4 - A, B, AB, and O
2 - A, and O
3- A, B, and O
15 of 18Pick An 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
16 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is the anatomical name for the commonly termed ‘windpipe’?
Trachea
Heart
Arrhythmia
17 of 18Pick An Answer!
What is the anatomical name for the commonly termed ‘windpipe’?
Heart
Arrhythmia
Trachea
18 of 18Pick An Answer!
When we are born, we have more bones than we do as an adult.
True
False
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