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What is apoptosis?
B) cell death
If a healthy cell cannot pass a checkpoint, and cannot fix a problem_______
B) It dies by apoptosis
Which type of the cellular junctions can help cells to exchange molecules?
A) Gap Junctions
Which type of tissue forms tendons and ligaments?
Dense Connective Tissue
Which of the following is not a connective tissue?
C) Skeletal Muscle
Which of the following is NOT true about the radiation therapy?
It does not cause damage to any of the normal cells, only to cancer cells
Which of the following is a cartilage cell?
Chondrocyte
Which type of muscle is NOT striated?
Smooth
Which of the following membranes are serous membranes?
Peritoneum
Pleural
Foot bone
tarsal
Which gland can secrete a hormone that increases bone building and stops the bone loss?
Thyroid
Which part of bone contains a growth plate?
Epyphysis
Which cells dissolve the old bone to be replaced by the new bone?
ligaments
Which of the following can be used as an energy source in muscle?
Creatine phosphate
Which of the following carry electrical signals towards the body of the neurons? this answer is dendrites, but the one on my test was AWAY from the body of the neurons which = axons
Toward:Dendrites
Away:Axons
Which part of the brain is responsible for homeostasis of heart rate, breathing rate, temperature, and blood pressure?
hypothalamus