3D Ear

Self-Quiz

Below are seven multiple-choice questions, which will help you to test your knowledge of ear anatomy. Answer each question by clicking in the circle next to the appropriate answer. Only one answer is correct for each question. Once you have selected answers for each question, click on the "Submit quiz for scoring" button. You may reset your answers by clicking on the "Clear all answers" button.

1. The chorda tympani passes which aspect of the malleus?
anterior
lateral
medial
superior
posterior

2. The chorda tympani passes which aspect of the incus?
superior
lateral
anterior
medial
inferior

3. What is the relationship of the incus to the malleus?
postero-lateral
supero-medial
infero-medial
postero-medial
antero-medial

4. What is the relationship of the geniculate ganglion of the facial nerve to the vestibulocochlear organ?
anterior
medial
inferior
superior
lateral

5. The stapedius tendon attaches to which aspect of the stapes head?
medial
anterior
posterior
superior
inferior

6. The tensor tympani tendon attaches to which aspect of the manubrium?
medial
anterior
posterior
superior
inferior

7. How many turns does the cochlea have?
1 1/2
3
2 3/4
2 1/2
3 1/2