Anatomy and Physiology Practice Test

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anatomy

study of organs and systems

microscopic anatomy

aka histology

physiology

study of functions of organs and systems

gross anatomy

seen with naked eye

protoplasm

cells composed of gel-like substance

cells

basic units of living matter

metabolism

building up larger molecules, break down larger molecules, and releasing energy

epithelial tissue

tissue that covers and protects

system

group of body structures that together perform one or more vital function of the body

osteology

study of bones

skeletal system

allowing body movement, produce red/white blood cells, and surrounds and protects internal organs

NOT

metacarpal is _____ bone of the cranium

maxillae

2 bones of upper jaw

2

thumb has _____ phalanges

striated muscles

by will

40 percent

muscles make up ____ of body weight

myology

study of muscles

anterior

aka in front

heart

only muscle of its kind in the body

belly

midsection of the muscle

epicranium

covered by the epicranius

insertion to origin

muscles affected by massgfe are manipulated from....

muscle

belly insertion origin are all parts of ____

oris orbicularis

muscle that circles mouth and responsible for puckering and wrinkling the lips

orbicularis oculi

muscle that circles eyesockeet and closes eyelid

zygomaticus

muscle controls laughter

abductor

seperate fingers

arteries

thick walled - away from heart

leukocytes

aka white blood cells fight bactreria

arteries

____ are thicker walled than veins

plasm

fluid part of blood

8-10 pints

adult has average of ____ of blood circulating through body

pulmonary circulation

phase where blood is oxygenated in the blood

veins

carry blood from capillaries to the heart

common carotid artery

supplies face head and neck

lymph

travels through glands and nodes filtering toxins

cerebrum

responsible for mental activity

peripheral nervous system

sensory and motor nerves extend from spinal cord nad brain to other body parts

trifacial nerve

cranial nerve transmits facial sensations to the brain

efferent

carries messages from brain to muscles

trifacial

largest of cranial nerves

facial

posterior auricular, temporal, zygomatic are all branches of ____ nerve

autonomic nervous systems

digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems are controlled by ....

digestive system

includes pharynx, stomach, and esophagus

respiratory system

rsystem esponsible for taking oxygen in and exhailing carbon dioxide

excretory

system responsible for eliminating waste

liver

converts and neutralizes ammonia from circulatory system to urea

skin

largest organ of the body

skin, liver, and kidneys

belong to excretory system

endocrine system

responsible for growth reproduction and health of the body

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