Quiz: Can You Answer 18 Questions Every Medical Expert Should Know?

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 Jul 05, 2019

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Eyes remain the same ___ throughout a person's lifetime.
Shape
Clarity
Size

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

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

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Leukemia survivors suffered from having to many ___.
Plasma cells
Fat cells
White blood cells

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What's most likely to occur when your diaphragm goes into spasms?
Hiccups
Heartburn
Sneezing

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Cataracts affects what part of the body?
Ear
Eye
Nose

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What organ is inflamed when one has encephalitis?
Liver
Heart
Brain

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The largest organ in the human body is _______ .
the pancreas
skin
the spleen

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Where would you find the ulna bone?
The forearm
The knee
The foot

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Ear wax is a sign of ___.
Bad health
Good health

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True or False: There are 206 bones in the human body.
True
False

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many ribs does man have?
24
7
40

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What is the hardest part of the normal human body?
Tooth enamel
Bone
Cartilage

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What part of the human body has the thinnest skin?
The sex organs
The eyelid
The tongue

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

How many teeth are there in our baby teeth?
4
32
20

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The average person falls asleep in how many minutes?
7
35
2

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

True or False: The heart is a muscle.
True
False

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Unlike adults, a baby is born without what?
Kneecaps
Elbows
Ankles

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Eating correctly and exercising can reduce ___ by 50%.
Diabetes
Asthma
Trachea
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