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5 Matching questions

  1. Which is more lateral, the hand or the hip.
  2. Which physiological events constitute metabolism?
  3. What factors probably stimulated an early interest in the human body?
  4. Describe the membranes associated with the Thoracic & abdominopelvic cavities.
  5. What are the viscera?
  1. a The change from hunter-gatherer to an agricultural lifestyle. This lifestyle change brought on other changes such as diet, stresses, and diseases.
  2. b The organs within the thoracic cavity & abdominopelvic cavity.
  3. c The process of respiration, use the energy in these nutrients for such vital functions as growth and repair of tissue. The final process is the excretion of wastes the body does not use. the physical and chemical events that obtain, release a use energy are major part of metabolism.
  4. d the Hand
  5. e Serous: line the walls of the thoracic and abdom. cavities - secrete a slippery serous fluid that separates the layer lining the wall of the cavity.
    Pleural: a thin film of serous fluid separates the parietal and visceral.
    Pericardial: located in the broadest portion of the mediastinum.
    Peritoneal: lines the wall of the abdominopelvic cavity & visceral peritoneum covers most of the organs in the abdominopelvic cavity.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. As people became more sedentary and diets changed, people became malnourished.
  2. Male: scrotum, testes, epididymides, ductus, deferentia, seminal vesicles, prostate, bulbourethral gland, urethra penis. Female: ovaries, uterine tubes, uterus, vagina, clitoris, and vulva.
    Produce and maintain sperm cells, transfer sperm cells into female reproductive tract. Produce and maintain egg cells, receive sperm cells, support development of an embryo and function in birth process.
  3. Bones, ligaments, cartilage.
    Provide framework, protect soft tissue, provide attachments for muscles, produce blood cells, store inorganic salts.
  4. Sagittal: lengthwise cut, divides the body into right and left portions.
    Transverse: divides the body into superior and inferior portions.
    Frontal: divides the body into anterior & posterior portions.
  5. By organizing the body into subatomic particles, atoms, molecules, macromolecules, organelles, cells, tissue, organs, organ systems, organism.

5 True/False questions

  1. Which requirement of organisms does the external environment provide?Water: transports substances and regulates temp.
    Food: provide nutrients, which provide energy & raw materials for new matter
    Oxygen: releases energy from nutrient. Energy in turn, is used to drive metabolic process.
    Heat: form of energy in environment production of metabolic reactions & it controls the rate at which these reactions occur.
    Pressure: application of force on an object or substance.

          

  2. List organs of Integumentary system and describe its general function.Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous glands.
    Protect tissue, regulate body temp, support sensory receptors.

          

  3. Describe 3 homeostatic mechanism?Receptors: provide info about specific conditions, may be a molecule or a cell.
    Control Center: includes a set point, a particular value.
    Effectors: causes responses that alter conditions in the internal environment.

          

  4. What are the characteristics of life?The most fundamental characteristic of life are shared by all organisms. We can respond to our surroundings our bodies grow. We gain energy by ingesting, digesting, absorbing and assimilating the nutrients in food.

          

  5. List organs of the Nervous System and describe its general function.Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs.
    Detect changes, receive and interpret sensory information, stimulate muscles and glands.

          

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