4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- Space below the chest containing organs such as the liver, stomach, gallbladder, and intestines; also called the abdomen.
- Muscle separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities. The diaphragm moves up and down and aids in breathing.
- Double-layered membrane surrounding each lung.
- Pertaining to the front.
4 True/False questions
dorsal (posterior) → Pertaining to the front.
mediastinum → Double-layered membrane surrounding the abdominal organs.
cranial cavity → Space within the spinal column (backbones) and containing the spinal cord. Also called the spinal canal.
pelvic cavity → 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.