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Which of the following receptors is not found in the skin?
a) visual receptor
b) pain receptor
c) mechanoreceptor
d) thermoreceptor

Which of the following is an example of a somatic sense?
a) touch
b) smell
c) taste
d) sight

Mechanoreceptors found in the skin respond to ______.
a) touch pressure
b) pain
c) temperature
d) acidity

Which of the following is not a taste bud?
a) acid
b) sweet
c) sour
d) salty

Both taste and smell are example of which of the following?
a) chemical senses
b) physical senses
c) unresponsive senses
d) food senses

The middle ear contains how many bones?
a) 3
b) 5
c) 4
d) 2

The inner ear contains a coiled tube called the ______.
a) cochlea
b) malleus
c) incus
d) stapes

The tough, outer layer of the eye is called the ______.
a) sclera
b) pupil
c) iris
d) retina

The muscles that adjust the lens in the eye is called the ______.
a) ciliary body
b) choroid
c) rods
d) cones

The colored portion of the eye is the ______.
a) iris
b) pupil
c) rods
d) cones

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