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In describing the relationship of the thoracic and spinal cavities:
the thoracic cavity is ventral to the spinal cavity
Which of the following statements is correct regarding the location of the spleen and stomach:
both of these organs are located in the left upper quadrant
Which of the following is the correct sequence, going from simplest to most complex, in the levels of stuctural organization of the human body:
chemical level, cellular level, tissue level, organ level, organ system level, organismal level
Which of the following orientationand directional terms have the same meanings (in humans):
anterior and ventral
Which of these regions in the abdominopelvic cavity are medial:
epigastric, umbilical, and hypogastric regions
Your body thermostat is located in a part of the brain called the hypothalamus. Which of the following elements of a control system does this area in the brain represent:
Which system covers the external surface of the body and manufactures vitamin D:
Which of the following is the correct order of elements in a control system:
stimulus, receptor, afferent pathway, control center, efferent pathway, effector and response
A section that divides the body on the longitudinal plane into equal right and left parts is called:
Which of the following activities does not represent anatomical study:
studying how the nerves conduct electrical impulses
The stomach , liver, intestines, bladder, rectum, and reproductive organs are housed in the:
Which type of section could be used to separate the thoracic cavity from the abdominopelvic cavity:
Which of the following systems matched most accurately to the life function ot provides:
nervous system- responsiveness
In anatomical position:
The body is erect with the feet parallel and the arms hanging at the sides with palms facing forward
The system that takes in oxygen and releases carbon dioxide to the exterior is the:
The lymphatic system collects fluids leaked by the cardiovascular system and returns them to the blood stream.
As body temperature drops below normal, chemical reactions proceed too rapidly and body proteins begin to break down
close to the origin of the body part or the point of attachment of a limb to the body trunk
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