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list the levels of organization from least complex to most complex
subatomic particles, atom, molecule, macromolecule, organelle, cell, tissue, organ, organ system, organism
An organ defined as a structure that has a specific structure and is composed of two or more different types of?
Tom has been lifting weights. As a result of the physical work, his muscle cells have added proteins and become larger. Which of the characteristics of life best describes this increase in size?
The region of the abdominopelvic cavity that is inferior and medial to the left lumbar region is the?
What describes the relationship between the visceral pleura and the parietal pleura?
The visceral pleura is deep to the parietal pleura
During the process of development of the skeletal system, embryonic cells, known as mesenchyme cells, may develop into either osteoblasts or chondroblasts, which in turn, may develop into osteocystes and chondocytes. This process is an example of?
The body system that distributes oxygen and nutrients to cells and carries carbon dioxide and wastes away from cells is the?
The system that plays the major role in regulating the volume and chemical composition of blood, eliminating wastes, and regulating fluid and electrolyte balance is the?
Which of the following body parts would be considered contralateral (opposite sides) to each other?
left lung and right lung
Give examples of the parts of the integumentary system
skin, hair, nails, sweat glands, secaceous glands
Assessment of body structure and function by touching body surfaces with the hands is called?
describe the anatomical position
standing erect; the face is forward; and the upper limbs are at the sides, with the palms forward
Ginny is six years old and has grown 12 inches during the last year. Her family physician has referred her to an endocrinologist. This is because he suspects there is a problem with her?
When dividing the abdominopelvic cavity into quadrants, a transverse plane and a midsgittal plane are passed through the?
Which plane vertically divides the body through the midline into right and left portions?
state of equilibrium in which the internal environment of the body remains in the normal range
Describes a part closer to the trunk of the body or closer to another specified point of reference than another part.
Is the Opposite of proximal, it means a body part is farther from the trunk or farther from another specified point of reference than another part.
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