Anatomy Multiple Choice Questions MCQs with Answers

1. Which of the following is not the synovial joint?
a. Radioulnar joint
b. Joints between vertebral bodies
c. Wrist joint
d. Temporomandibular joint
Answer: Joints between vertebral bodies

2. Which bone is also known as knee keep?
a. Cuboid
b. Talus
c. Tibia
d. Patella
Answer: d. Patella

3. What organs are associated with your olfactory senses?
a. Sight
b. Sense of smell
c. Movement in intestine
d. Facial sensation
Answer: b. Sense of smell

4. Which of the following bone forms cells?
a. Chief cells
b. Trochlear
c. Osteoblast
d. All options
Answer: c. Osteoblast

5. Which of the following is the smallest bone in the human body?
a. Carpal
b. Patella
c. Stapes
d. Tarsal
Answer: c. Stapes

6. What is cranial nerve II responsible for?
a. Vision
b. Hearing
c. Smell
d. Taste
Answer: a. Vision

7. Which part of the respiratory system is known as “Adam’s Apple”?
a. Nasal cavity
b. Nasopharynx
c. Thyroid cartilage
d. Larynx
Answer: d. Larynx

8. Which is the largest part of the human brain?
a. Cerebrum
b. Cerebellum
c. Mid brain
d. Medulla oblongata
Answer: a. Cerebrum

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9. Which is the pacemaker of a normal heart?
a. AV node
b. SA node
c. AV bundles
d. RV node
Answer: b. SA node

10. Which body organ consists of Kupffer cells?
a. Bone
b. Brain
c. Liver
d. Lung
Answer: c. Liver

11. Which cells are known as macro-police of blood?
a. Lymphocytes
b. Eosinophils
c. Neutrophil
d. Monocytes
Answer: d. Monocytes

12. The hormone “Erythropoietin” is mainly secreted from:
a. Bone marrow
b. Kidney
c. Heart
d. Liver
Answer: b. Kidney

13. Which disease causes hemolytic anemia?
a. Malaria
b. Leprosy
c. Typhoid
d. Tuberculosis
Answer: a. Malaria

14. Which of the following is an example of a ball and socket joint?
a. Radioulnar joint
b. Elbow and knee joints
c. Shoulder and hip joints
d. Temporo-mandibular joint
Answer: c. Shoulder and hip joints

15. Cylindrical lenses are prescribed to correct:
a. Cataract
b. Astigmatism
c. Hypermetropia
d. Myopia
Answer: b. Astigmatism

16. Which of these muscular valves controls the flow of digestive juice from the hepatopancreatic duct to the duodenum?
a. Sphincter of Oddi
b. Semilunar valve
c. Ileocaecal valve
d. Pyloric sphincter
Answer: a. Sphincter of Oddi

17. Which of these is present on the surface of intestinal epithelial cells?
a. Zymogen granules
b. Pinocytic vesicles
c. Phagocytic vesicles
d. Microvilli
Answer: d. Microvilli

18. What surrounds and protects the lungs?
a. Perichondrium
b. Periosteum
c. Pleural membrane
d. epicardium
Answer: c. Pleural membrane

19. In which of the following the maximum amount of urea is present?
a. Dorsal Aorta
b. Hepatic Vein
c. Renal Vein
d. Hepatic Portal Vein
Answer: b. Hepatic Vein

20. Which of the following is known as the RBCs Graveyard?
a. Spleen
b. Kidney
c. Liver
d. Gall bladder
Answer: a. Spleen

21. Which of the following organ contains ‘Bundle of His’?
a. Pancreas
b. Brain
c. Kidney
d. Heart
Answer: d. Heart

22. Where does the heartbeat originate from?
a. papillary muscles
b. SA node
c. AV node
d. Purkinje fibers
Answer: b. SA node

23. Which of the following features is common in both humans and adult frogs?
a. Internal fertilization
b. Ureotelic mode of excretion
c. Nucleated RBCs
d. Four chambered heart
Answer: b. Ureotelic mode of excretion

24. What is the basic functional unit of the human kidney?
a. Nephron
b. Pyramid
c. Henle’s loop nephron
d. Nephridia
Answer: a. Nephron

25. Which is not part of the single Uriniferous tubule?
a. Loop of Henle
b. Collecting duct
c. Distal convoluted tubule
d. Bowman’s capsule
Answer: b. Collecting duct

26. Which of the following joints is immovable?
a. Fibrous joint
b. Synovial joint
c. Cartilaginous joints
d. Ball and Socket joint
Answer: a. Fibrous joint

27. What does the middle part of human sperm contain?
a. Nucleus
b. Proteins
c. Centriole
d. Mitochondria
Answer: d. Mitochondria

28. Which of the following is the correct association between an organ and muscles present in the organ?
a. Intestine → striated and involuntary
b. Upper arm → smooth muscle and fusiform in shape
c. Heart → involuntary and unstriated smooth muscle
d. Thigh → striated and voluntary
Answer: d. Thigh → striated and voluntary

29. Which of the following cartilage is present at the ends of bones?
a. Calcified cartilage
b. Fibrous cartilage
c. Hyaline cartilage
d. Elastic cartilage
Answer: c. Hyaline cartilage

30. A deltoid ridge is found in which of the following bone?
a. Humerus
b. Femur
c. Radius
d. Ulna
Answer: a. Humerus

31. Where are the intercostal muscles located in the human body?
a. Diaphragm
b. Ribs
c. Thigh
d. Abdomen
Answer: b. Ribs

32. The organs of balance in the inner ear are known as:
a. Organ of Corti
b. Vestibular system
c. Balance system
d. Cochlea
Answer: b. Vestibular system

33. Which of the following is the part of the hindbrain?
a. Hypothalamus
b. Cerebellum
c. Spinal cord
d. Corpus callosum
Answer: b. Cerebellum

34. Which of the following brain part controls hunger and body temperature?
a. Thalamus
b. Pons
c. Cerebellum
d. Hypothalamus
Answer: d. Hypothalamus

35. Which of the following part of the ovary acts as an endocrine gland after ovulation?
a. Vitelline membrane
b. Stroma
c. Germinal epithelium
d. Graafian follicle
Answer: d. Graafian follicle

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