Health Information Management

Trivia

APCs Insider, January 14, 2011

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The geographic center of the continental United States is located in which state?

a. Colorado
b. Kansas
c. Missouri
d. Nebraska

Think you know the answer? E-mail Senior Managing Editor Michelle Leppert. If you are one of five randomly selected readers to answer correctly the day you receive your issue, you’ll receive a free three-month trial subscription to the HCPro newsletter of your choice.

Last week’s question
How many hearts does an octopus have?

a. 1
b. 2
c. 3
d. 4

The correct answer is C. Octopuses have three hearts. Two branchial hearts pump blood through each of the two gills, while the third pumps blood through the body. Octopus blood contains the copper-rich protein hemocyanin for transporting oxygen.



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