← Body Cavities Test
4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Space within the spinal column (backbones) and containing the spinal cord. Also called the spinal canal.
- Space below the chest containing organs such as the liver, stomach, gallbladder, and intestines; also called the abdomen.
- Space in the head containing the brain and surrounded by the skull. Cranial means pertaining to the skull.
- Double-layered membrane surrounding the abdominal organs.
4 True/False Questions
pleura → Muscle separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities. The diaphragm moves up and down and aids in breathing.
mediastinum → Double-layered membrane surrounding the abdominal organs.
pleural cavity → Space between the pleural membranes.
dorsal (posterior) → Pertaining to the front.