BJU Biology Human Body Final Exam
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Substances that can trigger an inflammatory response from the immune system are called
Only humans are made in God's image
Why is the study of human anatomy and physiology different from other aspects of biology?
Which type of tissue covers and lines structures of the body?
The hardest working muscle in the body is composed of __________ muscle.
trachea, bronchus, bronchiole, alveolus
correctly trace the passage of air through the respiratory system when entering the lungs
oxygen and carbon dioxide
Hemoglobin is a molecule that can carry
Which organ system does the respiratory system rely on for transporting oxygen to the rest of the body?
Most nutrients are absorbed from food by the __________.
mechanical and chemical
The stomach performs __________ digestion.
George has a genetic defect that causes his body to make less bile than is normal. Which organ does this defect affect?
function of the kidneys
function of the urinary bladder
What nutrient does the urinary system regulate?
central nervous system
The hypothalamus is a part of the
The structures in which part of the ear amplify the intensity of sound vibrations?
treat underlying cause
The best way to prevent neuropathy is to
liver and kidneys
The two organs that rid the body of excess hormones are the
Sperm cells are produced in the
Ova are produced by the
A mature ovum is released during
Fertilization takes place within the
limit sugar in their diet
In order to stay healthy and maintain homeostasis, doctors recommend that teens
washing your hands, flossing your teeth, wearing sunscreen
Acne is the result of inflamed sebaceous glands that have accumulated white blood cells and sebum.
What causes acne?
During which trimester of pregnancy are all of a baby's major internal organs formed?