[Anatomy] The Head and Neck Quizzes – Part 5 (20 questions)

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[Anatomy] The Head and Neck Quizzes – Part 5 (20 questions)
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Which of the following taste sensations is correctly paired with its tongue region?

Sweetness is detected on the apex, or tip, of the tongue, saltiness on the lateral margins, and sourness and bitterness on the posterior part

 

 

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81. Which of the following is true in respect to innervation of the tongue?
(A) The chorda tympani nerve innervates the mucosa of the anterior two-thirds of the tongue in respect to general sensation (touch and temperature).
(B) The chorda tympani nerve innervates the anterior two-thirds of the tongue in respect to special sensation (taste).
(C) The lingual nerve innervates the posterior one-third of the tongue in respect to general sensation (touch and temperature).
(D) The lingual nerve innervates the posterior one-third of the tongue in respect to special sensation (taste).
(E) The glossopharyngeal nerve innervates  the area of the tongue just anterior to the epiglottis in respect to both general and special sensation.
82. How do parasympathetic and taste fibers from the chorda tympani reach their destination?

(A) via the lingual nerve, a branch of the mandibular division of the trigeminal nerve
(B) via the lingual nerve, a branch of the glossopharyngeal nerve
(C) via the lingual nerve, a branch of the vagus nerve
(D) via intermingled fibers in the otic ganglion
(E) via the submandibular nerve, a branch of the hypoglossal nerve

83. Which of the following taste sensations is correctly paired with its tongue region?
(A) savoriness . . . posterior part
(B) sourness . . . apex
(C) bitterness . . . apex
(D) saltiness . . . lateral margins
(E) sweetness . . . posterior part
84. Which of the following vessels is NOT correctly paired with its respective area of supply or drainage?
(A) dorsal lingual arteries . . . supply submandibular gland
(B) deep lingual artery . . . supplies anterior tongue
(C) sublingual artery . . . supplies sublingual gland and floor of mouth
(D) dorsal lingual veins . . . accompany the lingual artery
(E) deep lingual veins . . . drain the apex of the tongue, joining the sublingual vein
85. Which of the following is NOT correct?
(A) The parotid gland is supplied by branches of the external carotid and superficial temporal arteries.
(B) The submandibular gland is supplied by the submental artery.
(C) The submandibular gland is innervated by the parasympathetic fibers of the glossopharyngeal nerve that synapsed in the submandibular ganglion.
(D) The sublingual glands are supplied by the sublingual and submental arteries.
(E) The sublingual glands are innervated by parasympathetic fibers of the facial nerve
86. Which of the following is NOT an opening to the pterygopalatine fossa?
(A) pterygomaxillary fissure
(B) sphenopalatine foramen
(C) inferior orbital fissure
(D) foramen rotundum
(E) foramen ovale
87. Which of the following is NOT contained in the pterygopalatine fossa?
(A) third part of maxillary artery
(B) maxillary nerve
(C) nerve of the pterygoid canal
(D) pterygopalatine ganglion
(E) optic nerve
88. Which of the following foramina are NOT properly matched with the structures they transmit?
(A) inferior orbital fissure . . . ophthalmic nerve, infraorbital vessels, orbital branches of pterygopalatine ganglion
(B) infraorbital foramen and canal . . . infraorbital nerve and vessels
(C) palatovaginal canal (pharyngeal) canal . . . pharyngeal nerves from maxillary nerve and pterygopalatine ganglion and pharyngeal branch of maxillary artery
(D) zygomaticofacial foramen . . . zygomaticofacial nerve and vessels
(E) zygomaticotemporal foramen . . . zygomaticotemporal nerve and vessels
89. The nerve of the pterygoid canal is composed of which of the following?
(A) lesser petrosal nerve and deep petrosal nerve
(B) greater petrosal nerve and deep petrosal nerve
(C) greater petrosal nerve and lesser petrosal nerve
(D) maxillary nerve and deep petrosal nerve
(E) maxillary nerve and greater petrosal nerve
90. The nerve of the pterygoid canal does NOT innervate which of the following?
(A) lacrimal gland
(B) palatine glands
(C) mucosal glands of nasal cavity
(D) mucosal glands of upper pharynx
(E) submandibular gland
91. Which of the following paranasal sinuses communicates with the nasal cavity in the superior meatus?
(A) posterior ethmoidal sinuses
(B) frontal sinus
(C) middle ethmoidal sinuses
(D) sphenoidal sinus
(E) maxillary sinus
92. Where does the nasolacrimal duct communicate with the nasal cavity?
(A) superior meatus
(B) middle meatus
(C) inferior meatus
(D) nasopharynx
(E) sphenoidal sinus
93. Which of the following is a separate bone?
(A) superior nasal concha
(B) middle nasal concha
(C) inferior nasal concha
(D) crista galli
(E) glabella
94. Which of the following does NOT supply the medial and lateral walls of the nasal cavity?
(A) sphenopalatine artery
(B) anterior and posterior ethmoidal arteries
(C) greater palatine artery
(D) infraorbital artery
(E) superior labial artery
95. Which of the following does NOT innervate the nasal mucosa?
(A) sphenopalatine nerve
(B) nasopalatine nerve

(C) greater palatine nerve
(D) anterior ethmoidal nerve

(E) posterior ethmoidal nerve

96. Which of the following is NOT correct regarding innervation of the ear?
(A) The auricle is innervated by the great auricular nerve and auriculotemporal nerve.
(B) The external surface of the tympanic membrane is innervated by the auriculotemporal nerve and even a small branch of the vagus.
(C) The pharyngotympanic tube is innervated by the tympanic plexus (fibers from the facial and glossopharyngeal nerves).
(D) The internal surface of the tympanic membrane is innervated by the glossopharyngeal nerve.
(E) Sensory cell bodies of the vestibulocochlear nerve are located in the geniculate ganglion.
97. Which of the following correctly describes a wall of the tympanic cavity and its underlying
structure?
(A) tegmental roof . . . cochlea, contained in the promontory
(B) floor . . . superior bulb of internal jugular vein
(C) medial wall . . . dura mater of the middle cranial fossa
(D) anterior wall . . . mastoid cells and facial nerve
(E) posterior wall . . . carotid canal
98. Which of the following is NOT contained in the tympanic cavity?
(A) auditory ossicles
(B) tympanic plexus
(C) chorda tympani nerve
(D) lesser petrosal nerve
(E) stapedius and tensor tympani muscles
99. Which of the following is NOT true in respect to the pharyngotympanic tube?

(A) The salpingopharyngeus closes the tube.
(B) It opens posterior to the inferior meatus of the nasal cavity.
(C) It equalizes pressure in the middle ear with atmospheric pressure.
(D) The tensor veli palatini and levator veli palatini work together to open the tube.
(E) It is supplied by the ascending pharyngeal artery, middle meningeal artery, and artery of the pterygoid canal

100. What innervates the tensor tympani?
(A) maxillary nerve
(B) mandibular nerve
(C) chorda tympani
(D) vestibulocochlear nerve
(E) vagus

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