HESI Admission Assessment Exam: Anatomy and Physiology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is true about motor neurons?

Question 2 2. What component of the body gathers sensory input and delivers it to the brain?

Question 3 3. What is the correct order of the structures the oocyte would pass on its way to the uterus?

Question 4 4. Which of the following BEST explains how a muscle cell exerts force?

Question 5 5. What is one reason that enzymes are present in the small intestine?

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Question 6 6. If no implantation takes place, then what happens inside of the uterus?

Question 7 7. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

Question 8 8. Which of the following explains how a person straightens his arm at the elbow?

Question 9 9. Which other body system operates in conjunction with the respiratory system to ensure that oxygen is delivered to all body tissues?

Question 10 10. The ampulla is an expanded portion of:

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Question 11 11.

Please fill in the blanks.

Gametes are _____ and they are _____ with respect to their DNA complement.

Question 12 12. In which two locations does gas exchange take place?

Question 13 13. Which structure is responsible for the maturation of sperm (spermatozoa)?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a true statement about bones?

Question 15 15. Which of the following structures produces the female gamete?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following does the large intestine most likely absorb in digestion?

Question 17 17. Immune tolerance is a concept which:

Question 18 18. Which of the following is not a function of the skeletal system?

Question 19 19. In which part of the ovary are oocytes produced?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is not a function of hydrochloric acid in gastric juice?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a property of the innate immune system?

Question 22 22. Male sterilization is a procedure used to prevent the transport of sperm to the outside of the body. It can be done under local anesthesia, through a small cut in the scrotum, outside the main body cavity. Which of the following structures could be involved in this procedure?

Question 23 23. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 24 24. Which of the following explains how the kidney concentrates urea in the renal tubules?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is a function of the liver?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is not included within the integumentary system?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a property of the adaptive immune system?

Question 28 28. The best definition of an organ system is:

Question 29 29. Which cell process is the exact opposite gas exchange as cell respiration?

Question 30 30. A molecule which does not cause an immune reaction unless attached to a protein is known as a:

HESI Admission Assessment Exam: Anatomy and Physiology Chapter Exam Instructions

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