PCP Quiz 1

Question 1 of 15

The component of the red blood cell that is responsible for transporting oxygen is:

Question 2 of 15

All the following will cause a right shift in the oxy-hemoglobin dissociation curve except:

Question 3 of 15

Whit blood cells that primarily function in allergic reactions to release histamines are:

Question 4 of 15

The covering of the shaft of the long bones that initiates the bone repair cycle is :

Question 5 of 15

Which of the following is not a bone of the cranium?

Question 6 of 15

Which is a function of the medula oblongata?

Question 7 of 15

The major weight-bearing component of the vertebral column is the:

Question 8 of 15

Which of the following are used to describe position on the chest wall?

Question 9 of 15

At the beginning of and during most of expiration, the pressure within the thorax is:

Question 10 of 15

The somatic nervous system primarily innervates the:

Question 11 of 15

The difference between the charge of the inside of a myocardinal cell and its exterior before contraction is termed:

Question 12 of 15

The normal cardiac stroke volume is about:

Question 13 of 15

Which of the following blood vessels have the greatest effect on blood pressure?

Question 14 of 15

Internal respiration occurs in the:

Question 15 of 15

In what order does digesting food pass through the digestive tract?