What Is the Uterus? - Function, Operation & Definition


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Where is the uterus physically located in the human body?

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1. What is the PRIMARY purpose of the uterus?

2. What size is the uterus in a female who is NOT pregnant?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The uterus is quite small. However, it has the ability to stretch enough to be able to hold human life. This quiz/worksheet combo will help test your understanding of the function of the uterus. You'll be tested through multiple choice questions on areas pertaining to the purpose and function of the uterus.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will test you on the following aspects of the uterus:

  • Location of the uterus in the female body
  • Structure and size of the uterus
  • Purpose of the uterus

Skills Practiced

These assessments will allow students to test their knowledge using the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as the uterus
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the structure connected to the uterus
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the function of the uterus

Additional Learning

To learn more about the importance of the uterus in the female reproductive system, review the accompanying lesson, What is the Uterus? - Function, Operation & Definition. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Examining the structure of the uterus
  • Discussing the function of the uterus
  • Examining the operation of the uterus