5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Facial Artery
- Thyroid Gland
- Systemic Circulation
- Pituitary Gland
- a Controls how quickly the body burns energy.
- b Supplies blood to the lower region of the face, mouth and nose. Also know as external maxillary artery.
- c Most complex organ of the endocrine system. It affects almost every physiologic process of the body.
- d Sends impluses away from the cell body to other neurons, glands, or muscles.
- e Carries the oxygenated blood from the heart throughout the body and ack to the heart again.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Much smaller than red blood cells. They contribute to the blood-clotting process, which stops bleeding. Also known as thrombocytes.
- Makes up the bulk of the brain.
- Often referred to as the bodys pump. Muscular, cone-shaped organ that keeps the blood moving within the circulatory system.
- Whitish cords, made up of bundles of nerve fibers held together by connective tissue, through which impluses are transmitted.
- Affects the muscles behind the ear at the base of the skull.
5 True/False questions
Spinal Accessory Nerve (XI) → Branches of this nerve innervate the taste buds, the skin of the external ear, and the salivary and lacrimal glands. Also controls facial expressions.
Facial Nerve (VII) → Contains sensory fibers that relay signals from the head, face, and teeth. (Chewing muscles). The branches are known as opthalmic, mazillary, and mandibular.
Dendrites → Nerve fibers extending from the nerve cell that receive impluses from other neurons.
Interstitial Fluid → Affects the side of the neck and the platysma muscle.
Eleventh Cranial Nerve → Type of motor nerve that controls the motion of the neck and shoulder muscles. Also known as the accessory nerve.