All the life-sustaining reactions that occur within the body systems.
(DISC) Word anatomy. Complex substances are broken down into simpler compounds for energy.
(DISC) In __________, simple compounds are used to manufacture (build up) materials needed for growth, function, and repair of tissues. The question had "catabolism" FALSE. (DISC) Word anatomy.
The cell's "energy currency" or adenosine triphosphate
(BU) Normal body function maintains a state of internal balance called. (DISC) Word anatomy.
(DISC) Blood, lymph, and the fluid surrounding the cells are examples of this type of fluid. Bathes the cells, carries nutrient substances to and from the cells, and transports the nutrients into and out of the cells.
(BU) Fluid contained within cells.
(DISC) Shivering in response to a chilly wind is an example of _________. The question had "positive feedback" and was FALSE. The system used to keep body conditions within a normal set range by reversing any upward or downward shift. Blood sugar gets high, pancrease creates insulin until levels even out.
(BU) A type of feedback in which a given action promotes more of the same. Uterus stretches during child birth, signals sent to the pitutary gland to produce oxytocin until baby is born.