Organs of the Human Body (with map)

Using the map of the human body, name the 12 organs pictured.
Quiz by Jiaozira
Rate:
Last updated: November 5, 2016
First submittedNovember 2, 2016
Times taken63,608
Rating3.96
2:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 12 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
 
Organs
Bladder
Brain
Gall Bladder
Heart
Kidneys
Large Intestine
Liver
Lungs
Pancreas
Small Intestine
Spleen
Stomach
+4
Level 55
Nov 3, 2016
Please accept colon for large intestine.
+12
Level 83
Nov 3, 2016
It's not the same thing. Colon is just a part of the large intestine. From Wikipedia: "Most sources define the large intestine as the combination of the cecum, colon, rectum, and anal canal.[2][3] Some other sources exclude the anal canal".
+4
Level 62
Dec 13, 2016
The colon is colloquially synonymous with the large intestine but technically refers to the ascending, transverse, descending, and sigmoid regions. The cecum, which attaches to the small intestine's terminal ileum, and the rectum are the entry and exit points of the large intestine but referring to the overall system as the colon is acceptable in common speech and should also be accepted as an answer.
+35
Level 75
May 24, 2017
I just decided that Anal Canal is going to be the name of my new band.
+4
Level 81
May 1, 2019
The anal canal is a semicolon.
+2
Level 81
May 1, 2019
Regardless, why is Pac Man chewing it up? I have a reflex to push the joystick up just looking at it.
+15
Level 83
Nov 3, 2016
Trachea? No. Esophagus? No. What's that weirdly shaped thing in between the lungs? Took me a good while. I couldn't make a better map anyway. And it's fun to have one!
+1
Level 28
Nov 7, 2016
I think it was the heart.
+3
Level 66
Nov 7, 2018
I also thought trachea. It's otherwise a fun quiz, but I'd really like to see that heart unflattened.
+2
Level 66
Nov 7, 2018
Oh, and some of the names don't appear when you hover over them. :/
+7
Level 67
Dec 20, 2018
that is the worst picture ever, doesnt even come close to resemble the heart or its place..
+1
Level 47
Apr 28, 2020
I'm pretty sure it's a cross section (called a coronal plane but just imagine being split into a front half and a back half), so the classic heart shape is lost.
+1
Level 73
Nov 3, 2016
Great idea for a quiz!
+1
Level 65
Nov 5, 2016
Thank you :)
+6
Level 71
Nov 3, 2016
Er, what kind of map is this? I've never seen the human body look like that before.
+13
Level 79
Nov 3, 2016
I learned from Dr. Blake's Mysteries that if your parachute fails to open then your internal organs may get all rearranged when you hit the ground. That's what must have happened to this person.
+1
Level 67
Dec 20, 2018
hahah quite accurate
+1
Level 40
Dec 13, 2016
Looks like a coronal cut down the body.
+1
Level 70
Nov 5, 2016
Good idea for a quiz, made a change from my usual quiz taking. I liked the little map. I guess a ruminant map will be next :o)
+1
Level 65
Nov 5, 2016
Thanks
+3
Level 69
Nov 5, 2016
Time to improve my English spelling on organs :-)
+1
Level 62
Nov 6, 2016
Simple and superb!
+2
Level 38
Dec 13, 2016
got them all save for the heart, what is that thing?
+1
Level 27
Dec 13, 2016
I interpreted it to be the aortic valve but I'm sure that's not right...
+2
Level 65
Dec 13, 2016
The heart is behind the lungs, which is why it has such a strange shape. This certainly does give it the appearance of other organs, though.
+1
Level 67
Dec 20, 2018
It is true that the heart is behind the lungs for a big part. Though it definately is not nearly as high as the lungs (it should be almost half as high as it is here), plus your left lung is smaller (to make room for the heart), so a part of the heart is still seen there. Sorry to say but this picture looks nothing like it looks in reality. (I do like the idea of a map though!)
+1
Level 37
Dec 13, 2016
11/12. Didnt know about Spleen.
Largr Intestine was a comlete guess. They couldent come up with a better name?
+1
Level 55
Jan 25, 2019
I knew Spleen, but for some strange reason I always want to spell it as "spline"
+1
Level 56
Dec 13, 2016
I got everything except the heart. I can't believe that.
+1
Level 67
Dec 20, 2018
I can...
+1
Level 65
Dec 13, 2016
That heart seems a lot thinner than a heart. I was guessing larynx, trachea, etc.
+3
Level 57
Dec 13, 2017
Larynx...? A very weird place for your voice box!
+1
Level 67
Dec 20, 2018
also a weird place/shape for the heart..
+3
Level 40
Dec 13, 2016
Please accept Urinary bladder as that's the actual name. I got it wrong because I was too correct!
+2
Level 27
Dec 14, 2016
maybe accept the official terms (latin). I am a med student and had a lot of trouble coming up with the colloquial terms. :/ But then again, it's probally good to learn them to so that my patients will actually understand me when i talk to them.
+1
Level 52
Dec 16, 2016
Large bowel and small bowel should be accepted instead of intestine. The word bowel is used much more frequently amongst the medical/nursing fraternity.
+1
Level 20
Dec 16, 2016
thats the heart?
+1
Level 72
Mar 7, 2017
it's not important but maybe the title could be change to "(with diagram)" or "(with svg diagram)"?
+5
Level 33
Mar 8, 2017
the skin is an organ
+1
Level 34
Mar 8, 2017
and we miss out the biggest organ.... the skin!!!
+1
Level 63
Nov 26, 2019
exactly! I thought the same thing, and I typed it first so I wouldn't forget. It didn't appear! Skin should definitely be included!
+1
Level 60
Mar 8, 2017
I almost forgot heart!!!
+1
Level 43
Mar 8, 2017
How do people not get stomach or heart?
+3
Level 60
Dec 10, 2018
Normally, I would agree; but with a diagram that makes the heart the shape of a Taquito, I'm surprised only 14% missed it.
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
I got heart but not the large and the small part of intestines or bowels or stomach ...
+4
Level 65
Apr 10, 2017
I got 100% (I am a physician, I better have), but that diagram is absolutely horrible. The heart and kidneys, in particular do not even remotely resemble their actual shape and size.
+1
Level 37
Jul 25, 2018
Yes you are right - the lungs are much bigger as is the liver and I'm not a medical professional, but then again this quiz isn't for medical professionals, at least there will be many learning about the organs in the body which is a good springboard to learn more - perhaps more accurately.
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
Isn't it a picture of a slice, like reading one image from a mri scan? Of course an mri usually slices top of head to sole of feet rather than front to back, which would need a bigger mri. That doesn't give the image of the whole organ shape at all. A map that gave a whole heart or kidney shape etc would not be accurate either because if you just open up the chest (Watching Silent Witness etc) and open it like a book you would not see the heart immediately in its whole shape. Or the kidneys etc. Because they are all fit together like a neatly packed suitcase.
+1
Level 56
Jun 19, 2017
Maybe add Diaphragm? Great quiz though
+1
Level 59
Aug 5, 2017
I´m dead. I only got 6
+1
Level 47
Oct 9, 2017
I got Gall Bladder, but not bladder... hmmm
+1
Level 37
Dec 13, 2017
SAME!!! :(
+1
Level 50
Nov 10, 2017
no skin
+1
Level 50
Nov 10, 2017
what the hell! no skin???
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
hard to draw on a diagram without obscuring everything inside the body.
+1
Level 16
Jan 28, 2018
This took a lot of work. Thank you for doing an illustration! Wish I knew how.
+1
Level 34
Mar 6, 2018
12/12...but where's skin?
+1
Level 81
May 1, 2019
KFC
+2
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
how would that be depicted? It doesn't say all organs.
+1
Level 68
Apr 4, 2018
Scientiests are now beginning to consider the liquid-filled spaces in between everything else in our bodies, the interstitium, as an organ themselves. Difficult, however, to portray that in the illustration.
+1
Level 59
Jun 8, 2018
so appendix doesn't count?
+2
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
It only says 12 organs not all organs.
+1
Level 24
Jun 15, 2018
Where's skin?
+1
Level 67
May 1, 2019
On the outside
+1
Level 55
Jun 28, 2018
Can you accept Spline for Spleen?
+2
Level 81
May 1, 2019
Then you'd have to accept gear for ear.
+1
Level 59
Jul 25, 2018
I never knew exactly what a gall bladder looks like till now
+2
Level 75
May 1, 2019
I never knew that the heart looks like a sausage until now :)
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
If you open up a body for postmortem you would not see the whole heart either, the lungs are fit around it.
+1
Level 40
May 1, 2019
What about skin? I think skin is an organ. Fun quiz!
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
It says 12 organs not All organs. Hard to depict skin without obscuring the rest.
+2
Level 64
May 2, 2019
Heart is ridiculous.
+1
Level 40
May 2, 2019
I FORGOT THE STOMACH
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
except that wouldn't work. I tried that. Intestines doesn't work either.
+1
Level 63
May 7, 2019
Please accept "gallbladder" (one word) for "gall bladder" (two words). In most dialects of English, it's a single word. Wikipedia spells it as a single word: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gallbladder
+4
Level ∞
May 7, 2019
Punctuation and spacing never matter on JetPunk.
+2
Level 57
Aug 27, 2019
10/12. Hand me a scalpel nurse, I'm ready to operate on the patient.
+1
Level 56
Sep 30, 2019
Skin should be included on this diagram, as it is also an organ...
+1
Level 61
Jun 25, 2020
A) It only says 12 organs, not all of them. B) hard to depict skin without obscuring all the organs inside.
+1
Level 24
Sep 30, 2019
How am i alive? I missed out the heart aka 11/12 :(
+2
Level 56
Nov 7, 2019
This is certainly not a map, this is a diagram
+1
Level 64
Dec 3, 2019
Interesting how you call this a 'map', when it is a 'diagram'. Great quiz though ;)
+1
Level 63
May 28, 2020
Quiz tag - geography. I don`t know why.
+2
Level 47
Jun 28, 2020
May a use this map for a quiz ? Sorry I didn't ask before!
+1
Level 65
Jun 28, 2020
You may. Don't worry about that, it's all good.
+1
Level 34
Jul 9, 2020
Nice quiz! 7/14 for me
+1
Level 15
Jul 12, 2020
Hello Jiaozira, I add a reply on my quiz. Could you please read the comment?
+1
Level 15
Jul 12, 2020
Now, fixed!