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If You Get More Than 10 Things Right On This Quiz, You Should Be A Doctor

Or: how well did you pay attention in bio 101?

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  1. What is the pigment that affects skin color?
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    Melanin
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    Hemoglobin
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    Endorphin
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    Incorrect
    Bilirubin
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Melanin

    It's also responsible for the pigmentation of moles. The more melanin there is in your skin, the darker it is.

    Melanin
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  2. How many organ systems does the human body have?<br />
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    5
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    7
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    11
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    15
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    11

    The circulatory, digestive, endocrine, integumentary, lymphatic, muscular, nervous, renal, reproductive, respiratory and skeletal systems.

    11
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  3. Which organ has a layer of muscle that allows it to contract?
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    The lungs
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    The pancreas
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    The stomach
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    The fibula
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The stomach

    You can blame those muscles for stomach cramps, too.

    The stomach
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  4. Which is the biggest organ in the body?
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    The skin
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    The liver
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    The stomach
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    The large intestine
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The skin

    This complicated system of glands and connective tissue is what protects your internal organs from the outside world.

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  5. Which is the largest muscle in the human body?
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    Pectorals
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    Biceps
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    The gluteus maximus
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    The heart &lt;3
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    The gluteus maximus

    And all those squats can make it even bigger, depending on how you do them.

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  6. How long is the small intestine?
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    3-6 feet
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    33-45 feet
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    50-60 feet<br />
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    23-30 feet
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    Between 23 and 30 feet long.

    And you thought your earbuds were tangled.

    Between 23 and 30 feet long.
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  7. How many bones does the average adult have?
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    106
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    206
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    306
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    406
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    206

    Weird to think about having a whole entire skeleton inside ya, but it's true!

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  8. Which organ does cirrhosis affect?
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    Brain
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    Liver
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    Lungs
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    Heart
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The liver

    Take care of it!

    The liver
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  9. How is DNA stored?
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    In the hair
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    In the blood
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    In chromosomes
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    ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡° )
    Correct!
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    In chromosomes.

    In the center of most cells in the body, there is DNA, which is found in coiled units called chromosomes that store the genetic information that makes you, you.

    In chromosomes.
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  10. What do white blood cells do?
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    They're part of the immune system.
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    They transport oxygen to your brain.
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    They regulate metabolism.
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    They transport hormones through your body.
    Correct!
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    They're part of your immune system.

    Leucocytes, or white blood cells, help fight against the germs and bacteria that attack the human body.

    They're part of your immune system.
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  11. Red blood cells are shaped most like...
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    Spheres
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    Stars
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    Discs
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    Dinosaurs
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    Wrong!

    Discs

    Red blood cells' unique shape allows them to transport oxygen through your blood and remove carbon dioxide.

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  12. What does AIDS stand for?
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    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
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    Aleatory Immune Deficiency Syndrome
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    Abrasive Immune Deficiency Syndrome
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    Acquired Deficient Immune Syndrome
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    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

    People with AIDS are at risk for potentially life-threatening infections, neurological problems, and tumors.

    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
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  13. What causes athlete's foot?
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    Dry skin
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    A fungus
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    Poor hygiene
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    A virus
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    A fungus

    The dark and humid insides of your shoes are the perfect scenario for these little fellas to grow.

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  14. What is the active ingredient in aspirin?
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    Acetylsalicylic acid
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    Chiquitolina
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    Penicillin
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    Ascorbic acid
    Correct!
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    Acetylsalicylic acid

    Acetylsalicylic acid works against natural physiological processes that cause pain and inflammation.

    Acetylsalicylic acid
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