Medical Quiz

Blood and Bones Quiz


What part of blood carries hemoglobin?

A. Red blood cells

B. Plasma

C. Platlets

D. White blood cells

The shape of the RBC allows for a greater surface area so the cell can

A. fit through capillaries easily

B. exchange gasses more quickly

C. hold additional hemoglobin

D. reproduce quicker

The primary mineral stored by compact bone is

A. Calcium

B. Selenium

C. Zinc

D. Magnesium

The shoulder joint is

A. Hinge

B. Gliding

C. Ball and socket

D. Pivot

The knee joint is

A. Hinge

B. Gliding

C. Ball and socket

D. Pivot

What is the function of hemoglobin?

A. to carry iron

B. to carry wastes

C. to carry oxygen

D. to produce oxygen

What is the biggest bone in your body?

A. fibula

B. humerus

C. pelvis

D. femur

Which one is NOT a joint?

A. Knee.

B. Wrist.

C. Humerus.

D. Neck.

Choose the correct stament

A. A muscle is rigid and flexible.

B. A muscle is rigid and hard.

C. A muscle is flexible and hard.

D. A muscle is soft and flexible.

The lack of sufficient red blood cells in the blood system is called

A. cyanosis

B. anemia

C. hemochromatosis

D. hypoxia

What are functions of the skeleton?

A. Protection

B. Blood cell production

C. Movement

D. All of these

Connects bone to bone

A. Ligament

B. Tendon

C. Cartilidge

What makes up around 55% of the blood?

A. Plasma

B. Red Blood Cells

C. White Blood Cells

D. Platelets

The musculoskeletal system is formed by…

A. muscles and bones.

B. circulatory system and excretory system.

C. muscles, bones, ligaments, tendons, blood and urine.

D. ligaments and tendons.

What does your bone marrow make?

A. muscles

B. cartilage

C. blood cells

D. germs

What bones protect your heart and lungs?

A. pelvis and spine

B. brain and spine

C. ribs and sternum

D. ribs and pelvis

Where are three places you can find cartilage?

A. nose, tongue and eyes

B. nose, ears and joints

C. fingernails, lips and eyes

D. skin, eyes and lungs

What do your bones protect?

A. organs

B. skin

C. muscles

D. feelings

What are the three jobs of your bones?

A. movement, structure, joints

B. movement, structure, protection

C. structure, digestion and breathing

D. movement, digestion and breathing

What do we call the place where two or more bones meet?

A. head

B. cranium

C. joints

D. feet

Tendons connect…

A. bones to joints.

B. muscles to bones.

C. bones to bones.

D. muscles to muscles.


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