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Sample Quiz Questions Internal Anatomy of the Chicken These are questions that have been used on Quizzes in previous semesters. While the questions on this semester’s Quizzes may be different, being able to answer these questions should help you remember the material for this semester’s Quizzes and Exams. 1. What is the function of the syrinx in the avian? 2. The function of the crop is to _____________ and ____________ food. 3. True/False. The Ventriculus is the glandular stomach of the bird. 4. How many more ceca do avians have than mammals? 5. Name the 3 systems that meet at the cloaca. 6. The Meckel’s diverticulum marks the juncture between what two parts of the small intestine? 7. True/False. The Bursa of Fabricius produces B‐lymphoctyes and is easily found in chicks. 8. True /False. The urethra in mature birds is highly developed and aids in the excretion urine. 9. The glandular stomach of the avian is the____________________________________. 10. Which cleft in birds is responsible for pressure equalization in flight? 11. Name the structure in the chicken that grinds feed and where rocks and pebbles are lodged. 12. True/False. The salivary glands of chickens produce salivary amylase. 13. Name 3 of the TAs who are in this section. 14. The ___________________________ is the complex of cartilage and bone that strengthens and supports the tongue. 15. True/False. Birds have a three‐chambered heart. 16. True/False. The Palatine cleft is the common opening of the Eustachian tubes. Note that questions about the functions of internal organs common to both birds and mammals, such as the intestine or the hepatic portal system, are described in this section in the Lab Manual and can be the subject for Quiz questions. ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/14/2012 for the course ANS 214L taught by Professor Huiatt during the Fall '11 term at Iowa State.
- Fall '11