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Physiology Quiz -
Random Physiology Questions - Part 1
This quiz contains a set of questions randomly selected from different topics.
(1)   A typical human sneeze blows air out of the mouth and nostrils at speeds up to:
(2)   A typical human sneeze can spread aerosols (wet air) up to __________ away from the mouth.
(3)   Which of the following is not present in smooth muscle?
(4)   Name only one transmembrane protein that is a component of epithelial tight junctions.



(5)   The squid giant axon has been indispensable in allowing neuroscientists to gain a deep understanding of the nature of the action potential and its propagation. On average, what is the diameter of a typical giant axon obtained from the squid?
(6)   Complete metabolic oxidation of 1 mole of glucose in the body leads to the production of __________ mole(s) of water.
(7)   Antidiuretic hormone (ADH, also referred to as vasopressin) is co-released with __________ from axon terminals of hypothalamic neurons.
(8)   Oxytocin is co-released with __________ from axon terminals of hypothalamic neurons.
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Posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015