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Quiz #4 answers
Question 1: In which languages can you be greeted at Swissphysio?
- English, Spanish, German, Russian, French
- English, Arabic, Italian, Hebrew, French
- English, Italian, Hebrew, German, Spanish
Question 2: What is the largest organ of the body?
The skin is the largest organ. It is responsible for protection, allow substances to go in and out, regulation of temperature and sensations. It accounts for 10% of our body weight.
Question 3: Which is the strongest muscle in the body?
- A quadriceps
- A masseter (chewing muscle)
- A hamstring
The strongest muscle based on its weight is the masseter. With all muscles of the jaw working together it can close the teeth with a force as great as 55 pounds (25 kilograms) on the incisors or 200 pounds (90.7 kilograms) on the molars.
Question 4: Which is the fastest muscle in the body?
- Eye muscle
The eye contains the fastest reacting muscle in the human body contracting in less than 1/1000th of a second. A bink typically lasts 100-150 milliseconds. You blink more when you’re talking and less when reading, which is why you get more tired when reading.
Question 5: Which British artist is featured on the new £20 note?
- Lord Frederick Leighton
- John Constable
- JMW Turner
Joseph Mallord William Turner RA (23 April 1775 – 19 December 1851), known contemporarily as William Turner, was an English Romantic painter, printmaker and watercolourist. He is known for his expressive colourisations, imaginative landscapes and turbulent, often violent marine paintings.
Question 6: Where is Swissphysio based?
- Tynemouth Metro Station