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1

What is the term that describes how teeth are arranged in the mouth?

Dental Arcade

2

What surface of the tooth faces the tongue on the mandible?

Lingual Surface

3

What is the upper jaw called?

Maximilla

4

What is the lower jaw called?

Mandible

5

What surface of the tooth faces the cheek?

Buccal Surface

6

What is the term used for the teeth that touch
when you chew?

Occlusal Surface

7

What surface of the tooth faces the lips?

Labial Surface

8

What is the term used for when a tooth touches a tooth?

Contact Surface

9

What is a body cavity?

A hole or hollow space within the body that contains and protects internal organs

10

What cavity contains the brain in the skull?

Cranial Cavity

11

What cavity contains the spinal cord in the spinal column?

Spinal Cavity

12

What cavity contains the heart and lungs within
the ribs and between the neck and diaphragm?

Thoracic/Chest Cavity

13

What cavity contains reproductive organs and some excretory organs formed by the pelvic bones?

Pelvic Cavity

14

What cavity contains the major organs of digestion between the diaphragm and the pelvic cavity?

Peritoneal/Abdominal Cavity

15

What are the 4 tissue types?

Nervous, Muscle, Connective, and Epithelial

16

What is the tarsal joint called?

Hock

17

On a cow, what is the mass of connective tissue, muscle, and fat on cranioventral part of ruminant chest between forelegs called?

Brisket

18

What is the top of the head or nuchal crest called?

Poll

19

What is the femorotibial joint called?

Stifle

20

What is the accessory claw called?

Dewclaw

21

What area is the hollow part of the flank called?

Paralumbar Fossa

22

What is the forelimb joint formed by distal humerus, proximal radius, and proximal ulna called?

Elbow

23

What is the lumbar area of back between thorax and pelvis called?

Loin

24

What is the carpus in ungulates called?

Knee

25

What consists of the two nostrils and the muscles of the upper and lower lip?

Muzzle

26

On a pig, what is the external throat especially when fat or loose skin is present called?

Jowl

27

On a pig, what is the upper lip and apex of the nose called?

Snout

28

On cats and dogs, what is the projecting part of the ear lying outside the head called?

Pinna