← Body's Systems Test
3 Written Questions
2 Multiple Choice Questions
- Serves as fast-acting control system of the body in that it detects changes in the external and internal environments, then responds to those changes (stimuli) by rapidly processing incoming environmental information and rapidly activating muscles and glands as appropriate.
ORGANS=brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
- function of glands via their hormones.
ORGANS= pineal gland, pituitary gland, thyroid gland, parathyroid gland, thymus gland, adrenal glands, pancreas and gonads (testes and ovaries)
2 True/False Questions
Muscular System → Protection. Support. Serves as framework for movements (via pulling of skeletal muscles on bones) Mineral storage (calcium&phosphorus) in bones and Hematopoiesis (blood cell production) via red bone marrow.
ORGANS= Bones, cartilages, joints and ligaments (bone 2 bone)
Cardiovascular System → heart pumps the blood through blood vessels. and the circulating blood provides for the transportation of various substances in it including oxygen, carbon dioxide, nutrients, hormones and wastes. Arteries carry blood away from the heart while the veins transport it toward the heart.
ORGANS= heart and blood vessels (arteris, veins and capillaries.