Copyright

Major Body Cavities: Medical Terminology

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

What is the proper term for a hollow space within the body?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What is the cavity located at the posterior aspect of the body called?

2. What is the cavity located at the anterior aspect of the body called?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to understand body cavities. Quiz questions assess your knowledge of the cavity located at the posterior aspect of the body and the cavity located at the anterior aspect of the body.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • Hollow space within the body
  • Cavity located at the posterior aspect of body
  • Cavity located at the anterior aspect of the body
  • Cavity that houses the digestion organs
  • Chest cavity

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related health lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the cavity that houses the digestion organs
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the chest cavity

Additional Learning

To review more on this subject, read through the brief lesson Major Body Cavities: Medical Terminology. This lesson will help you:

  • Define body cavity
  • Understand where the dorsal cavity is located
  • Recall how the dorsal cavity breaks down into the cranial cavity and the spinal cavity
  • Learn about the ventral cavity
  • Review how the ventral cavity further breaks down into the thoracic cavity, abdominal cavity and pelvic cavity
Support