Are you familiar with the way the human body works? Do you understand medical terminology? Are you well informed about common diseases? If so this handy quiz book is just what you need to test your knowledge of human biology. Where in the body is the thyroid gland situated? What is the name of the pigment that gives blood its red colour? What is the average body temperature of a healthy adult? The answers to all these questions and more can be found inside this book. Written in an easy to understand multiple choice format, The Medical Quiz Book contains 500 questions about human anatomy, the way the body functions and information about everyday illnesses. Some answers are simple facts; whilst others carry more detailed explanations making this useful quiz book as interesting as it is informative. So, if you want to find out more about the fascinating way in which we humans are put together, the factors that promote good health and the reasons we sometimes become unwell, this book is for you.