Chapter 5 – Space Test Questions

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What is the anatomical term for the head?
Cephalic Region
What is the anatomical term for the braincase?
Cranial Region
What is the anatomical term for the region at the posterior base of the head?
occipital region
What is the anatomical term for the region of the ear?
Auricular Region
What is the anatomical term for the portion of the cranium overlying the frontal bone?
Frontal Region
What is the anatomical term for anterior portion of the head from the eyebrows to the chin?
Facial Region
What is the anatomical term for the region of the face associated with the eye?
Orbital Region
What is the anatomical term for the cheek?
Buccal Region
What is the anatomical term for the portion of the face associated with the nose?
Nasal Region
What is the anatomical term for the chin?
Mental Region
What is the anatomical term for the mouth?
Oral Region
What is the anatomical term for the neck?
Cervical Region
What is the anatomical term for the dorsum of the body from the base of the neck to the end of the spine?
Dorsal Region
What is the term or the area superficial to the shoulder blade?
Scapular Region
What is the anatomical term for the small of the back?
Lumbar Region
What is the anatomical term for the area superficial to the sacrum?
Sacral Region
What is the anatomical term for the chest?
Thoracic Region
What is the anatomical term for the anterior thoracic region on the midline?
Sternal region
What is the anatomical region surrounding the nipple on the anterior thorax?
Mammary Region
What anatomical region is inferior to the anterior thorax and superior to the pelvis?
Abdominal Region
What is the anatomical term for the navel?
Umbilicus
What is the anatomical term for the region where the upper extremity joins the torso?
Shoulder
What is the anatomical term for what is commonly called the armpit?
Axillary Region
What is the anatomical term for the portion of the upper extremity between the shoulder and the elbow?
Brachial Regoin
What anatomical region lies on the front of the elbow?
Antecubital
What is the depression on the anterior surface of the elbow?
Antecubital Fossa
What anatomical region is the portion of the upper extremity between the elbow and wrist?
Antebrachium
What is the anatomical term for the wrist?
Carpal Region
What is the anatomical term for the anterior portion of the hand formed by the metacarpals?
Palm
What is the anatomical term for the anterior portion of the fingers?
Palmar Aspects
What is the anatomical term for the posterior portion of the fingers?
Dorsal Aspects
The digits are numbered what is the number of the thumb?
#1
What number is the index finger?
#2
What number is the middle finger?
#3
What number is the ring finger?
#4
What number is the little (pinkie) finger?
#5
What is the anatomical term for the thumb?
Pollex
What is the anatomical term for the region associated with the pelvis?
Pelvic Region
What is the anatomical term for the region of the pelvis associated with the large, posterior, hip muscles?
Glueteal Region
What is the anatomical term for the anterior region where a fold is created as the torso meets the thigh?
Groin
What is the anatomical term for the area overlying the pubic bones?
Pubic Region
What is the anatomical term for the region between the pubic symphysis the, the coccyx and the ischial tuberosities?
Perineal Region
What is the anatomical term for the portion of the lower extremity from the hip to the knee?
Femoral Region
What is the anatomical term for the region overlying the knee cap?
Patellar Region
What is the anatomical term for the area on the posterior aspect of the knee?
Popliteal Region
What is the anatomical term for the portion of the lower extremity from the knee to the ankle?
Crural Region
What is the anatomical term for the region of the body where the leg joins with the foot?
Ankle
What is the anatomical term for the foot?
Pes
What is the anatomical term for the superior portion of the foot?
Dorsal Region
What is the anatomical term for sole of the foot?
Plantar Surface
What is the anatomical term for the big toe?
Hallux
What cavity of the body holds the brain and spinal cord?
Dorsal Body Cavity
What cavity holds the brain?
Cranial Cavity
What cavity holds the spinal cord?
Vertebral Cavity
What body cavity arises from a space called the coelom that forms during embryonic development?
Ventral Cavity
What body cavity forms the inferior portion of the ventral cavity?
abdominopelvic cavity
What muscular partition separates the ventral cavity into two smaller cavities?
Diaphragm
What type of membrane lines the ventral cavity?
Serous Membrane
Of the membranes that line the ventral cavity, what layer adheres to the internal surface of the body wall?
Parietal Layer
Of the membranes that line the ventral cavity, what layer adheres to the external surface of the internal internal organs?
Visceral Layer
What is the potential space between the two layers of the membranes lining the ventral cavity?
Serous Cavity
What is the function of serous fluid?
Lubrication
What is the median space within the thoracic cavity?
Mediastinum
What serous membrane surrounds the heart?
Pericardium
of the membrane surrounding the heart what portion forms the sac surrounding the heart?
Parietal Pericardium
Of the membrane surrounding the heart, what portion forms the heart’s external surface?
Visceral Pericardium
What is the potential space surrounding the heart?
Periodical Cavity
What serous membrane is associated with the lungs?
Pleural Membrane
Of the serous membranes associated with the lungs, what portion adheres to the internal thoracic wall?
Parietal Pleura
Of the serous membranes associated with the lungs, what portion adheres directly to the lungs?
Visceral Pleura
What is the potential space between the lungs and the thoracic wall?
Pleural Cavity
What cavity lies between the diaphragm and an imaginary line between the superior aspects of the hipbones?
Abdominal Cavity
What cavity lies inferior to an imaginary line between the superior aspects of the hipbones?
Pelvic Cavity
What membrane lines the abdominopelvic cavity?
Peritoneum
What portion of the membrane lining the abdominopelvic cavity lines the internal walls of the cavity?
Parietal Peritoneum
What portion of the membrane lining the abdominopelvic cavity en-sheathes the external surface of most digestive organs?
Visceral Peritoneum
What potential space lies between the two layers of the membrane lining the abdominopelvic cavity?
Peritoneal Cavity
What type of membrane lines cavities and other structures of the body that have connections to the outside of the body?
Mucous Membranes

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