Liver: Structure & Function


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In an adult, how big is the liver?

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1. Which blood vessel supplies nutrient-rich blood from the digestive tract to the liver?

2. Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet can help you gauge your knowledge of the liver. You will be quizzed on how big the liver is and structures that surround it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Purposes of blood vessels
  • How big the liver is
  • Functions of the liver
  • Uses for cholesterol
  • Stored form of glucose in the liver

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet combo can help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related science lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the liver
  • Knowledge application - use acquired knowledge to determine correct functions of the liver

Additional Learning

Check out the lesson called Liver: Structure & Function to find out more. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Determine the purposes of the hepatic artery
  • Identify the hepatic portal vein
  • Learn how energy is stored
  • Examine how cholesterol is made