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All of the following are functions of the nervous system EXCEPT
Which of the following is not true concerning homeostasis?
it is maintained spontaneously in the body
Which pair of words best describes the role of the nervous system.
Stimulus : response
What is the name of the chemical that travels through blood and controls body functions such as blood sugar, puberty, and acne?
This diagram is showing the major organs of which system?
The sole function of the endocrine system is to maintain
The circulatory system is the
The heart is able to move blood throughout the body because it is a
Which object has the most similar function to the circulatory system?
The respiratory system is responsible for which vital process?
Exchanging O2 and CO2
What happens when you breathe in?
your diaphragm contracts and your ribcage expands
What is the diaphragm's main function?
pump carbon dioxide out of the lungs and pull oxygen into the lungs
Which system gives your body shape and support?
Marrow cavity inside the bones is responsible for what?
making red blood cells
Cartilage's function is to do which of the following?
allows smooth movement at joints
Which system is responsible for moving body parts by contracting?
Involuntary cardiac muscles are found only in one of the following organs in the body?
Skeletal muscles are which type of muscles?
Which of the following system is made up of organs and tissues that cover the body (skin, hair, nails)?
Hair and human fingernail / toenails are:
One of the skins functions is to:
provide protection form environment & disease
Which of the following is NOT a task performed by the digestive system?
The villi are associated with the ____ and function in ____
small intestine, absorption
Which type of digestion occurs in the mouth?
Chemical and Mechanical
Which organ is responsible for eliminating protein by-products?
The following organs are part of the excretory system EXCEPT
What is the main function of the Excretory System?
Get rid of waste products from your cells
The number of chromosome in the gametes of organisms that reproduce sexually is always
½ of the body cells
The cell produced by fertilization is called
Which type of STD's cannot be cured with antibiotics?
A doctor tells her patient that their blood pressure is 110/65mmHg. Blood pressure is a measurement of ______ on a the walls of blood vessels.
Who does more work- a man who lifts a large box from the ground up into the back of a truck, or a man who pushes on the wall with all of his might?
Man who lifts the object
A push-up is more difficult on your toes than when you drop to your knees because
The fulcrum is moved towards the load
The energy found in food is called
The form of energy in food is
What type of energy does the nervous system use?
Hyperventilation is when a person breathes deeper or faster than the body needs. Hyperventilation is an example of the body reacting to
Which of the following shows a bodies response to an internal stimuli
Shivering is an example of the body responding to an
The following are essential nutrients the body need to grow and move EXCEPT:
Which type of digestion does stomach acid help with?
Mechanical reduction of our food begins in the
In which organ does food become a soupy mixture called Chyme
In which organ does the maximum amount of nutrient absorption occur
Which correctly follows the pathway of food through the digestive tract?
Mouth - esophagus- stomach- small
intestines - large intestines - rectum
Food that is nutrient dense has
Many nutrients for the amount of calories
Carbohydrates are described as
Complex and simple
According to this food label, how many calories are in a can of soup?
Which picture shows an organic compound?
Use the periodic table to answer the following question. In which Group do organic compounds have an element from?
Carbon is a/an
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