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5 Matching questions

  1. What are the characteristics of life?
  2. Name the cavities of the head.
  3. List organs of the Urinary System and describe its general function.
  4. What is the function of pressure in the body?
  5. List organs of the Muscular System and describe its general function.
  1. a It plays an important role in breathing and keeps blood flowing through blood vessels.
  2. b Kidney, ureters urinary bladder, urethra.
    Remove waste from blood, maintain water and electrolyte balance, store and transport urine.
  3. c The most fundamental characteristic of life are shared by all organisms. We can respond to our surroundings our bodies grow. We gain energy by ingesting, digesting, absorbing and assimilating the nutrients in food.
  4. d Muscles
    Cause movement, maintain posture, produce body heat.
  5. e Oral cavity, nasal cavity, orbital cavity, and middle ear cavity.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, sebaceous glands.
    Protect tissue, regulate body temp, support sensory receptors.
  2. Lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, thymus, spleen
    Return tissue fluid to the blood, carry certain absorbed food molecules, defend the body against infection
  3. Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs.
    Detect changes, receive and interpret sensory information, stimulate muscles and glands.
  4. The heat would come on until the temperature reached the new set point.
  5. Thoracic: lungs & a region between the lungs, heart, esophagus, trachea, and thymus.
    Abdominal: stomach, liver, spleen, gallbladder, kidney, small/large intestines.
    Pelvic: terminal end of large intestines, urinary bladder, internal reproductive organs.

5 True/False questions

  1. Name the major organ systems.Integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, lymphatic, digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive.


  2. Why is it difficult to separate the topic of anatomy & physiology?Anatomy ( cutting up) examines the structures of the body parts.
    Physiology ( relationship to nature) considers the functions of the body part.


  3. Define againgA group that functions closely together comprise an organ system. interacting organ systems make it up.


  4. Why is homeostasis so important to survival?Receptors: provide info about specific conditions, may be a molecule or a cell.
    Control Center: includes a set point, a particular value.
    Effectors: causes responses that alter conditions in the internal environment.


  5. How do body parts at different levels of organization vary in complexity?The heart consists of muscle, fat & nervous tissue. Cells of complex organism such as human contain structures called organelles that carry out specific activities. Organelles are composed of large molecules, including proteins, carbs, lipids, & nucleic acids. Most human cells contain a complete set of genetic instructions allowing cells to specialize.