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Chapter Practice Test

This activity contains 16 questions.

Question 1
1 Choose the true statement about the cornea.
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Question 2
2 The __________ is NOT a part of the vascular layer of the eye.
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Question 3
3 The __________ dilate the pupils of the eyes.
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Question 4
4 Dim light and peripheral vision receptors are called __________.
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Question 5
5 Choose the true statement.
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Question 6
6 Choose the answer that shows the correct order of light transmission from the air to the retina.
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Question 7
7 Adjustment to low light conditions is primarily facilitated by changes in __________ concentration.
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Question 8
8 Olfactory receptor cells are neurons that undergo noticeable turnover throughout adult life.
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Question 9
9 Where is the olfactory epithelium located?
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Question 10
10 Which of the following is an INCORRECT match?
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Question 11
11 Which of the following is/are a part of the external ear?
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Question 12
12 Place the following events in the order in which they occur during sound transmission:
  1. Tympanic membrane vibrates
  2. Internal ear fluids are set in motion
  3. Hearing receptors are stimulated
  4. Ossicles of the ear vibrate
  5. Auditory cortex is stimulated
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Question 13
13 Match each of the following terms to their correct definition.

Using the pull-down menus, match each item in the left column to the corresponding item in the right column.
A the height of a wave crest
B the distance between two consecutive wave crests
C a mixture of sound wave frequencies
D the number of waves that pass a given point in a given time
E a single sound wave frequency
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Question 14
14 Which of the following is true of static equilibrium receptors?
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Question 15
15 Information from the balance receptors goes directly to the cerebral cortex.
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Question 16
16 As we age, __________.
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