Medical Quiz

Respiratory and Urinary Quiz


After air moves through the pharynx it continues downward. The _____, or windpipe, directs the air into 2 separate branches or tubes.

A. mucus

B. trachea

C. larynx

D. epiglottis

The muscle that controls urine exiting the body is the…

A. ureter.

B. sphincter.

C. urethra.

D. bladder.

There are two kidneys, two ureters, one urinary bladder, and one urethra.



The urethra is an organ that allows for…

A. storage of urine.

B. urine to exit the body.

C. urine to move from the kidney to the bladder.

D. bile to move from the liver to the gall bladder.

In homeostasis, the kidney regulates the:

A. levels of electrolytes 

B. amount of water in the body

C. pH

D. all of the above

a flap of tissue that closes when we eat so food doesn’t not go down the trachea

A. larynx

B. pharynx

C. trachea

D. epiglottis

What structure in the kidneys filters the blood?

A. Ureters

B. Nephrons

C. Bladder

D. Urethra

a dome shaped sheet of muscle, the _________, separates the chest from the abdomen

A. diaphragm

B. epiglottis

C. alveoli

D. bronchial tubes

The urinary system works with the circulatory system through the following structures

A. Cava vain and renal artery

B. Aorta

C. Brachial artery and renal vein

D. Renal artery and renal vein

Both males and females have the a urinary system with the same organs. True or False?



What would you find inside the glomerulus?

A. Urea

B. Urine

C. Blood

D. Lymph

How is the female urethra different from the male urethra?

A. It is longer

B. It is wider

C. It is shorter

D. It is more narrow

Two short tubes that carry air into the lungs

A. Trachea

B. Bronchioles

C. Lungs

D. Bronchi

Alveoli increase the surface area in the lungs to allow…

A. More nutrients to be absorbed

B. You to breathe faster

C. You to breathe slower

D. More O2 and CO2 to exchange

What are the structures that transport the urine to the bladder via peristalsis?

A. urethra

B. kidneys

C. ureters

D. urinary meatus

Before the kidney filter it out, where does urea exist?

A. In your intestines

B. In your liver

C. In your stomach

D. In your bloodstream

The correct order for the renal tubules is:

A. proximal convoluted tubule, collecting duct, distal convoluted tubule, loop of Henle

B. distal convoluted tubule, loop of Henle, proximal convoluted tubule, collecting duct

C. proximal convoluted tubule, loop of Henle, distal convoluted tubule, collecting duct

D. collecting duct, proximal convoluted tubule, loop of Henle, distal convoluted tubule

a chamber behind the nose and mouth that leads to the trachea

A. pharynx

B. trachea

C. epiglottis

D. larynx


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