Anatomy and Physiology Study Set 1

Biology

Quiz 17 :
Urinary System

Quiz 17 :
Urinary System

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The efferent arteriole supplies blood to the capillaries of the glomerulus.
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Glomerular filtrate has a composition similar to tissue fluid.
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Glomerular filtrate is nearly protein free.
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If the colloid osmotic pressure of the blood plasma is decreased, the glomerular filtration rate will increase.
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When the water concentration in body fluids increases, the secretion of ADH increases.
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Uric acid results from the metabolism of nucleic acids.
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The urethra transports urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder.
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Urine is forced along the length of the ureter by peristaltic waves.
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The kidneys play an important role in the regulation of red-blood-cell production.
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The kidneys lie on the posterior abdominal wall within the peritoneal cavity.
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What two structures constitute the renal corpuscle?
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Which of the following indicates the parts of a renal tubule in the correct sequence from beginning to end?
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Afferent arterioles are branches of the __________.
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Blood flows from the efferent arterioles into the __________.
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Which of the following is not part of the urine-formation process?
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What would happen if the arteriole that supplies blood to the glomerulus constricts?
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Where does the reabsorption of glucose primarily occur?
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The reabsorption of sodium under the influence of aldosteroneoccurs primarily in the __________.
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Sodium ions are reabsorbed through the wall of the renal tubule by active transport. As a result, what happens to chloride ions?
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Antidiuretic hormone (ADH) functions to promote water reabsorption. Where are the receptors for ADH located?
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