exam3_2006 - INTEGRATIVE BIOLOGY 131 Examination III,...

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INTEGRATIVE BIOLOGY 131 Examination III, December 12, 2006 VERSION A (Yellow) Please bubble in your Student ID number, bubble in Test Form A, and keep your eyes on your own exam. Please choose the best answer: 1. The length of the urethra in the female is: a. one and a half inches b. three inches c. six inches d. one half inch 2. The following is not true about the bladder: a. three layers of smooth muscle make up the wall. b. the muscle is called detrusor muscle. c. the trigone is the area marked by the exit of the ureters and the entrance of the urethra. d. the ureters have a fold of mucous membrane to prevent urine from entering the ureters upon micturition. 3. Hypersecretion of the thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) causes a. cretinism b. myxedema c. goiter if individual is deficient in iodine d. acromegaly 4. The superior pole of the left kidney is at which vertebral level? a. T-2 b. L-3 c. T-12 d. T-8 5. A podocyte is a/an: a. epithelial cell lining the parietal wall of the Bowman’s capsule b. major cell lining the base of the loop of Henle c. epithelial cell lining the visceral wall of the Bowman’s capsule d. endothelial cell lining the ureter
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6. Aldosterone from the adrenal cortex acts on the _____to raise the blood pressure. a. distal convoluted tubule b. juxtaglomerular apparatus c. loop of Henle d. proximal convoluted tubule 7. The greatest amount of water in the glomerular filtrate is reabsorbed in the: a. parietal layer of the Bowman’s capsule b. distal convoluted tubule c. proximal convoluted tubule d. loop of Henle 8. The most important structure in determining the constituents in the glomerular filtrate is the: a. podocyte b. endothelial cell of the capillary c. basement membrane d. simple squamous cells of the parietal epithelium in the Bowman’s capsule. 9. The pineal gland is not one of the following: a. is found in the epithalamus b. is anterior to the thalamus c. liberates melatonin which acts on the gonads d. is derived from the diencephalon 10. The thyroid gland a. shrinks during pregnancy b. does not increase the basal metabolic rate (BMR) c. has an isthmus which lies on the thyroid cartilage d. has an isthmus which lies on the 2-4 th
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