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