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5 Matching questions

  1. What are the viscera?
  2. List organs of the Respiratory System and describe its general function.
  3. What types if activities helped promote the development of modern medical science?
  4. List organs of the Lymphatic System and describe its general function.
  5. What are the characteristics of life?
  1. a The organs within the thoracic cavity & abdominopelvic cavity.
  2. b Lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, thymus, spleen
    Return tissue fluid to the blood, carry certain absorbed food molecules, defend the body against infection
  3. c Nasal cavity, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, and lungs.
    Intake and output of air, exchange of gases between air and blood.
  4. d Techniques for making accurate observations & performing careful experiments evolved. Knowledge of the human body expanded. This new knowledge requited a new specialized language.
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. the Hand
  2. Adult onset disorders grayer/white hairs deeper skin wrinkles proportion of fat to water in the tissue change. Lipofuscin & ceroid pigment accumulate when a cell can no longer prevent the formation of O2 radicals generalized metabolic slowdown diminished tolerance to cold, weight gain and fatigue.
  3. 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.
  4. Mouth, tongue, teeth, salivary glands, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreases, small/large intestines.
    Receive, break down, and absorb food; eliminate unabsorbed material
  5. Glands that secrete hormones
    Control metabolic activities of body structures.

5 True/False questions

  1. List organs of the Muscular System and describe its general function.Muscles
    Cause movement, maintain posture, produce body heat.

          

  2. Explain how the names of the abdominal quadrants describe their location.RUQ: Right Upper Quadrant
    LUQ: Left Upper Quadrant
    RLQ: Right Lower Quadrant
    LLQ: Left Lowe Quadrant

          

  3. Which organs occupy the thoracic cavity, abdominal cavity, and the pelvic cavity?Lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, thymus, spleen
    Return tissue fluid to the blood, carry certain absorbed food molecules, defend the body against infection

          

  4. 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.

          

  5. 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.

          

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