5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- List organs of the Skeletal System and describe its general function.
- How did human health change as lifestyle changed?
- Distinguish between the parietal & visceral peritoneum.
- List organs of the Digestive System and describe its general function.
- Why is homeostasis so important to survival?
- a As people became more sedentary and diets changed, people became malnourished.
- b Mouth, tongue, teeth, salivary glands, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreases, small/large intestines.
Receive, break down, and absorb food; eliminate unabsorbed material
- c It maintains a stable internal environment. When we become over heated there is a internal set point that indicates to the hypothalamus to trigger a changed in body temp to reduce the heat in the body. Sweat glands in the skin secretes watery perspiration this allows the body to cool down.
- d Parietal: covers the heart surface & is separated from the parietal pericardium by a small volume of serious fluid.
Visceral: covers the heart surface & is separated from the parietal pericardium by a small volume of serous fluid.
- e Bones, ligaments, cartilage.
Provide framework, protect soft tissue, provide attachments for muscles, produce blood cells, store inorganic salts.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A group that functions closely together comprise an organ system. interacting organ systems make it up.
- the Hand
- The heat would come on until the temperature reached the new set point.
- Standing erect, the face is forward and the upper limbs are at the sides with the palms forward.
- Thoracic: lungs & a region between the lungs, heart, esophagus, trachea, and thymus.
Abdominal: stomach, liver, spleen, gallbladder, kidney, small/large intestines.
Pelvic: terminal end of large intestines, urinary bladder, internal reproductive organs.
5 True/False questions
Why is it difficult to separate the topic of anatomy & physiology? → anatomical structures make it possible to learn their function. Each part contributes to the whole. Parts form a well organized unit- the human organism.
How do body parts at different levels of organization vary in complexity? → By organizing the body into subatomic particles, atoms, molecules, macromolecules, organelles, cells, tissue, organs, organ systems, organism.
Which physiological events constitute metabolism? → 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.
List an example of how structures of a body part makes possible its functions. → Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs.
Detect changes, receive and interpret sensory information, stimulate muscles and glands.
What are the difference between anatomy & physiology? → Anatomy ( cutting up) examines the structures of the body parts.
Physiology ( relationship to nature) considers the functions of the body part.