Chapter 7: Human Body Systems (8th)
Terms in this set (17)
Groups of organs that work together and perform a specific task.
Steady internal conditions when external conditions change.
The parts of food used by the body to grow and survive.
The amount of energy it takes to raise the temperature of 1 Kg of water by 1 degree celsius.
A type of white blood cell that is made in the thymus, the spleen, or the bone marrow.
The resistance to specific pathogens, or disease-causing agents.
The hard outer layer of bone.
The interior region of bone that contains many tiny holes.
The basic units of the nervous system.
Automatic movements in response to a signal.
Chemical signals released by the organs of the endocrine system.
The process by which new organisms are produced.
Human reproductive cells.
A sperm joins with an egg in a reproductive process.
The cell that forms when a sperm cell fertilizes an egg call.
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