Login
Copyright

Urinary System Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Exam Progress:

Answered 0 of 30
 Go To First Skipped Question  Restart Exam

Page 1

Question 1 1. Which of the following releases renin?

Question 2 2. Why were the interlobar arteries given their name?

Question 3 3. Antidiuretic hormone:

Question 4 4. Two systems that influence GFR are known as:

Question 5 5. How is urine moved from the bladder to the urethra?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a part of the juxtaglomerular apparatus?

Question 7 7. How is the functional unit of the kidney, the nephron, supplied with blood?

Question 8 8. Hypertension may cause:

Question 9 9. Diabetes mellitus may cause:

Question 10 10. Where is the renal papilla located?

Page 3

Question 11 11. As oxygenated blood travels from the heart through the abdominal aorta, by what vessel(s) does it get to the kidneys?

Question 12 12. PTH will cause the kidneys to convert:

Question 13 13. Which organ enables your body rids itself of hydrogen ions?

Question 14 14. The kidneys are involved in the production of:

Question 15 15. If the JG apparatus senses a high amount of sodium in the distal convoluted tubule, then:

Page 4

Question 16 16. What does the renal hilum NOT contain?

Question 17 17. Which of the following helps to induce oncotic pressure?

Question 18 18. It is possible to interfere with the countercurrent exchange system by _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following would increase the amount of filtrate passing through the glomerulus?

Question 20 20. The afferent arteriole:

Page 5

Question 21 21. Which structure reabsorbs the majority of ultrafiltrate?

Question 22 22. How does the JG apparatus respond to a low amount of sodium in the distal convoluted tubule?

Question 23 23. The most abundant protein in human blood plasma is:

Question 24 24. A condition whereupon a person's body is unable to form concentrated urine, due to an absence or lack of a response to ADH, is called _____.

Question 25 25. If a sample of blood contains glucose and hemoglobin, which is MOST likely to pass through the glomerulus, and why?

Page 6

Question 26 26. Where are the renal pyramids are located?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is TRUE about aldosterone?

Question 28 28. Which structure carries the blood purified by the kidneys back into circulation?

Question 29 29. The countercurrent exchange system allows for the _____ .

Question 30 30. The word renal is related to;

Urinary System Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next question. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. You will lose your work if you close or refresh this page. Good luck!

Biology 105: Anatomy & Physiology  /  Science Courses
Support