4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Space in the chest containing the heart, lungs, bronchial tubes, trachea, esophagus, and other organs.
- Space below the abdomen containing portions of the intestines, rectum, urinary bladder, and reproductive organs. Pelvic means pertaining to the pelvis, composed of the hip bones surrounding the pelvic cavity.
- Double-layered membrane surrounding each lung.
- Pertaining to the front.
4 True/False questions
pleural cavity → Space within the spinal column (backbones) and containing the spinal cord. Also called the spinal canal.
peritoneum → Centrally located space between the lungs.
spinal cavity → Space in the head containing the brain and surrounded by the skull. Cranial means pertaining to the skull.
abdominal cavity → Space below the chest containing organs such as the liver, stomach, gallbladder, and intestines; also called the abdomen.