Human Anatomy 1 - Answers

Published: Saturday 7th March 2015
  1. By what name are leucocytes more commonly known? White blood cells.
  2. What is the medical name for the windpipe? Trachea.
  3. Into which chamber of the heart does the Venae Cavae return deoxygenated blood? Right Atrium.
  4. What part of the body does Ototis affect? The ear.
  5. How many chambers are there in a human heart? Four.
  6. What name is given to the coloured part of a human eye? Iris.
  7. How many bones are there in an adult human skeleton? 206.
  8. Where in the human body is the Macula? The eye.
  9. What name is given to someone who takes blood for sampling? Phlebotomist.
  10. Which is the largest gland in the human body? Liver.
  11. Where in the human body would you find the Hallux? On the foot, it’s the big toe.
  12. Where are human tricep muscles found? Back of the upper arm.
  13. What is the technical name for the lower jaw bone? Mandible.
  14. Which is the longest bone in the human body? Femur (Thigh Bone).
  15. What is produced by the Lacrimal glands? Tears.
  16. What name is given to the medical study of the skin? Dermatology.
  17. What part of the body is affected by Conjunctivitis? The Eyes.
  18. Hepatitis is a condition affecting which part of the body? Liver.
  19. How many bones are there in an adult human hand? 27.
  20. What is the medical name for the collar bone? Clavicle.

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