Quiz: Could You Be A Doctor? Take This Aptitude Test To Find Out!

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Do you have what it takes to save lives?

Could you be a doctor? Take this quiz to see how much you know about the human body and its diseases!

 Oct 03, 2018

1 of 18Pick Your Answer!

What part of your body continues growing throughout your life?
Nose
Fingers
Feet

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What cancer only affects men?
Pancreatic
Lung
Prostate

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What does "CPR" stand for?
Cardiopulmonary resurrection
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Cardiopatient resuscitation

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What S-word is defined as "a lateral curvature of the spine"?
Scabies
Scoliosis
Scurvy

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where does the embryo implant itself in a tubal pregnancy?
Ovaries
Cervix
Fallopian tubes

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What disease does oncology focus on?
Heart disease
Diabetes
Cancer

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What part of the human body can expand 20 times its normal size?
Heart
Stomach
Lungs

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Jonas Salk came up with the vaccine for what disease?
Smallpox
Polio
Measles

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which organ is affected by emphysema?
Lung
Kidney
Bladder

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Multiple sclerosis is a disease of what system?
Digestive
Nervous
Muscular

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which phobia is the fear of heights?
Glossophobia
Claustrophobia
Acrophobia

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Anemia is sometimes cured by extra doses of what mineral?
Sodium
Iron
Potassium

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

During a transfusion, what tissue is given to the patient?
Muscle
Blood
Skin

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Otitis is also known as:
Water on the knee
Tennis elbow
Swimmer's ear

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The hormone cortisol (or hydrocortisone) is produced by what gland?
Pituitary
Adrenal
Reproductive

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In which part of the human body is the aortic valve?
Brain
Lung
Heart

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the largest joint in the human body?
Elbow
Wrist
Knee

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many bones does an adult human have?
100
206
175
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