The many individual bones in the human body are classified by
In which body system are red blood cellls manufactured?
Which of the following is not part of the appendicular skeleton?
The femur is a major bone in the
When a muscle contracts, it is
In addition to producing movement, an important function of the muscular system is to:
Blood is carried away from the heart to carry oxygen to the rest of the body by the:
Blocked coronary arteries
Heart attacks are the result of
What is the major function of red blood cells?
A major function of the lymphatic system is to
Which organ produces bile to break down fats so they can be absorbed and used by the body?
Determines one's inherited characteristics
Genetics is related to which of the following?
Study of the causes of disease
Group of related signs and symptoms
Conditions in the patients that can be observed
Prediction of the outcome of a disease
Study of the function of body structures
Study of the effects of diseases on body functions
Innermost layer of the skin, composed of fatty and connective tissue
Outer layer of the skin
Windpipe, which carries are from throat to lungs
Attatches skeletal muscles to bones
Organ that excretes enzymes to help digest proteins and fats
Connective tissure that covers the ends of bones
Muscle between chest and abdomen that changes the pressure in the lungs
Fibrous connective tissue that connects bones to one another
Composed of skull and facial bones
Inflammation of the liver
Condition in which bones are weakened due to loss of calcium
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the tissues
General name for inflammation of the skin
Hardening of the artery walls
High blood pressure