6 Jul 2020

Digestive System – Anatomy Quiz

     1.     The pancreatic duct and bile duct are connected with the digestive tract at?

A.    Stomach

B.    Ileum

C.     Jejunum

D.    Duodenum


    2.     Which of the following is not a part of the Digestive system?

A.    Pancreas

B.    Salivary gland

C.     Spleen

D.    Liver


    3.     What is the term for a thin tube-like structure that attached with the Cecum?

A.    Appendix

B.    Transverse colon

C.     Ileum

D.    Ascending colon


    4.     Which of the following is not a salivary gland?

A.    Parotid

B.    Sublingual

C.     Sub-mandibular

D.    Sub-maxillary


    5.     The second portion of the small intestine is the?

A.    Duodenum

B.    Ileum

C.     Sigmoid

D.    Jejunum


    6.     Where is the location of the pyloric sphincter in the GI tract?

A.    Between esophagus and stomach

B.    Between stomach and duodenum

C.     Between pancreas and duodenum

D.    Between pharynx and esophagus


    7.     Which sphincter is present at the junction of the hepatopancreatic duct and the duodenum?

A.    Cardiac sphincter

B.    Pyloric sphincter

C.     Sphincter of Oddi

D.    None of the above


    8.     What is the term for the right angle bend in the colon near the liver, junction between the ascending colon and the transverse colon?

A.    Hepatic flexure

B.    Splenic flexure

C.     Sigmoid flexure

D.    None of the above


    9.     Which of the following is not a part of the Large intestine?

A.    Cecum

B.    Ascending colon

C.     Rectum

D.    Appendix


    10.    What is the name of the pear-shaped organ located on the undersurface of the liver?

A.    Spleen

B.    Gallbladder

C.     Urinary bladder

D.    Pancreas


    11.   Which acid is present in the stomach that aids in digestion?

A.    Hydrochloric acid

B.    Hydrocarbon acid

C.     Hydrotropic acid

D.    Hydrobromic acid


    12.   What is the term for the left angle bend in the colon, a junction between the transverse colon and the descending colon?

A.    Hepatic flexure

B.    Splenic flexure

C.     Sigmoid flexure

D.    None of the above


    13.  The Alimentary tract is divided into three sections; the region from the duodenum to the transverse colon is termed as?

A.    Foregut

B.    Hindgut

C.     Medial gut

D.    Midgut


    14.   What is the term for tiny finger-like projection present in the small intestine that helps in absorbing nutrients from the digested food and mix into the bloodstream?

A.    Villi

B.    Payers patch

C.     Lymphoid tissue

D.    Capillaries  


    15.  Which is the largest internal organ in the human body?

A.    Stomach

B.    Spleen

C.     Pancreas

D.    Liver


    16.    Which of the following organ is not located in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen?

A.    Liver

B.    Gallbladder

C.     Spleen

D.    Portion of pancreas


    17.   What is the term for digestive waste material comes out from the large bowel via anus?

A.    Fetus

B.    Faeces

C.     Stool

D.    Both B and C


    18.    The act of chewing the food, in which food is crushed and mixed with saliva to form a bolus for swallowing?

A.    Mastication

B.    Micturition

C.     Hiccups

D.    Reflex


    19.   Which region is present between the right and left hypochondriac region?

A.    Umbilical

B.    Epigastria

C.     Lumbar

D.    Hypogastric

    20.    What is the name of the tooth that present before the premolar, next to the incisor?

A.    Canine

B.    Molar

C.     Uvula

D.    Parotid



1.    D

2.    C

3.    A

4.    D

5.    D

6.    B

7.    C

8.    A

9.    D

10.    B 

11.    A

12.    B

13.    D

14.    A

15.    D

16.    C

17.    D

18.    A

19.    D

20.    A