5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Thyroid Gland
- Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)
- a Secretes enzyme-producing cells that are responsible for digesting carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. Cells within the control insulin and glucagon production.
- b Nervous system that controls the involuntary muscles; it regulates the action of the smooth muscles, glands, blood vessels, heart, and breathing.
- c Controls how quickly the body burns energy.
- d Automatic nerve reaction to a stimulus that involves the movement of an impluse from a sensory receptor along the afferent neuron to the spinal cord and a responsive impluse back along an efferent neuron to a muscle, causing a reaction.
- e Thin-walled, upper chamber of the heart through which blood is pumped to the ventricles. There is a right and a left.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Branches of this nerve innervate the taste buds, the skin of the external ear, and the salivary and lacrimal glands. Also controls facial expressions.
- Carries the oxygenated blood from the heart throughout the body and ack to the heart again.
- Release secretions called hormones directly into the bloodstream, which in turn influence the welfare of the entire body. Also known as ductless glands.
- Supplies blood to the skin and masseter
- Affects the upper part of the face.
5 True/False questions
Pericardium → The heart is enclosed by this membrane.
Blood → Nurtritive fluid circulating through the circulatory system and is considered connective tissue. There are 8-10 pints.
Dendrites → Nerve fibers extending from the nerve cell that receive impluses from other neurons.
Arteries → Thin-walled, upper chamber of the heart through which blood is pumped to the ventricles. There is a right and a left.
Pulmonary Circulation → Carries the oxygenated blood from the heart throughout the body and ack to the heart again.