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  1. Which organs occupy the thoracic cavity, abdominal cavity, and the pelvic cavity?
  2. Describe 3 homeostatic mechanism?
  3. Describe the membranes associated with the Thoracic & abdominopelvic cavities.
  4. Name the major organ systems.
  5. List organs of the Respiratory System and describe its general function.
  1. a Integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive.
  2. b Nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, and lungs.
    Intake and output of air, exchange of gases between air and blood.
  3. c 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. d 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. e 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 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Techniques for making accurate observations & performing careful experiments evolved. Knowledge of the human body expanded. This new knowledge requited a new specialized language.
  2. 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.
  3. Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs.
    Detect changes, receive and interpret sensory information, stimulate muscles and glands.
  4. The heat would come on until the temperature reached the new set point.
  5. 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.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Distinguish between the parietal & visceral peritoneum.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.


  2. What are the characteristics of life?The organs within the thoracic cavity & abdominopelvic cavity.


  3. Describe the anatomical position.Standing erect, the face is forward and the upper limbs are at the sides with the palms forward.


  4. How are anatomy and physiology both old and new fields?We are learning more, with more sophisticated technology. New developments, new ideas, ect...


  5. What is the function of pressure in the body?Oral cavity, nasal cavity, orbital cavity, and middle ear cavity.


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