UA: Anatomy 1 Lab - Quiz 1

Created by annmarie_koch 

Upgrade to
remove ads

38 terms · University of Akron - Wayne College Anatomy & Physiology 1 Lab Quiz review

superior

towards the trunk or head

inferior

towards the feet

proximal

closest point of attachment

distal

farthest point of attachment

anterior

front of the body

posterior

back of the body

lateral

away from midline

medial

towards the midline

sagittal

divides body into left and right halves

transverse

divides the body into superior and inferior halves

frontal

divides the body in anterior and posterior halves

midsagittal

evenly divided between left and right halves

hypochondriac

Right and left sides next to the epigastric region

lumbar

Right and left sides next to the umbilicus region

iliac

Right and left sides next to the hypogastric region

epigastric

area above the gastrointestinal cavity

umbilicus

gastrointestinal cavity

hypogastric

area below the gastrointestinal cavity

cohesion

a property of water that allows water to bond with other elements

adhesion

a property of water that allows water to bond with like elements (oxygen, hydrogen)

chemically reactive

a property of water that allows for self-ionization

thermal absorption

a property of water that allows water to absorb large amounts of energy

pH

a table indicating the acidity or alkaline of a substance

acidity

proton donor with a pH less than 7

alkalidity

proton acceptor with a pH greater than 7

pH neutral

"pure water" at 7.0

glucose

sugar made up of carbon, oxygen, hydrogen

triglycerides

3 fatty acids attached to glycerol

lipids

fatty acids (phospholipids, cholesterol, eiconasoids

Organism

first hierarchy of complexity

Organ Systems

second hierarchy of complexity

Organs

third hierarchy of complexity

Tissue

fourth hierarchy of complexity

cells

fifth hierarchy of complexity

prophase

first phase of mitosis

Metaphase

second stage of mitosis

Anaphase

third stage of mitosis, formation of spindols that begin to pull chromatins apart

Telophase

fourth stage of mitosis where 2 new daughter cells are formed

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set