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Chemical, cellular, tissue, organ, organ system, organism
Which of the following is the correct sequence, going from simplest to most complex?
In anatomical position, the face and palms are on the blank body surface and the buttocks and shoulder blades are on the blank body surface.
A cut made lenghtwise that divides the body or organ into anterior and posterior parts is what section?
A sagittal section is a cut made along the horizontal plane.
Which of the following is NOT true of a sagittal place?
The body is erect with the feet parallel and the arms hanging at the sides with the palms facing forward.
Anatomical Position is:
The patellar region is distal to the femoral region
In describing the relationship between the patellar region and femoral regions:
The semi-fluid internal medium of a cell that is found between the nucleus and the cell membrane is called:
It determines which substances enter and leave the cell, serves as a boundary between the cell and its enviroment, and contains receptor sites which determine how the cell interacts with its enviroment. (ALL OF THE CHOICES ARE CORRECT)
The function of the plasma membrane is:
The process whereby small molecules move from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration is:
Epithelial, Connective, Nervous, and Muscle.
Which of the following are the four primary body tissues?
The tissue that generally has good blood supply and an extensive extracellular matrix is:
giving support, allowing movement and transport of materials.
Functions of connective tissue include:
dense tissue that looks smooth and homogenous; small needlelike pieces of bone with lots of open spaces.
Compact bone is characterized by? whereas spongy bone is characterized by?
wrist bones- short bones
Which of the following groups in the human body, categorized according to shape is correct?
Skeletal muscle ONLY
The muscle tissue that consists of single, very cyndrical, multinucleate cells with striations are:
fascicle, fiber, myofibril, myofilament
Which of the following groups of terms is placed in order from largest to smallest?
Consists of cell body, dendrites, and axons.
Which of the following is NOT true about neuroglia cells:
Dendrites carry information away from the cell body
Which of the following is NOT true concerning neurons?
The spinal cord extends from the medulla to the 1st or 2nd lumbar vertebra.
Which of the following statements is TRUE reguarding the spinal cord?
sticky, red color, slightly alkaline pH, volume in human body 5-6 liters, temp 38 degrees C
Which of the following are physical characteristics of blood?
When blood typing, if the sample of blood agglutinates with anti-A and anti-B, what type of blood is it?
lymphatic vessels and nodes, thymus, spleen, tonsils
The lymphatic system is comprised of what structures:
transporting oxygen and nutrients to tissue.
All of the following are functions of the lymphatic system EXCEPT:
It acts as a large lymph node and filters foreign particles and damaged red blood cells from blood.
What is the function of the spleen?
Innate defenses refers to those defenses that guard against pathogens; adaptive defenses are those that respond to specific foreign pathogens.
What is the difference between innate (nonspecific) defenses and adaptive defenses against infection?
exchange of gases between lungs and blood.
What are the primary functions of the respiratory system?
elastic recoil of lungs and thoracic wall.
The force responsible for normal expiration comes mainly from
J-shaped smooth muscle organ; located on the left side of the abdominal cavity.
Which of the following describes the stomach?
completes chemical digestion of all food categories and absorbs nutrients into bloodstream
What are the functions of the small intestines?
Dry out the food residue by absorbing water and eliminate these residues.
What are the main functions of the large intestine?
produce enzymes that breakdown all categories of digestible foods.
What is the main digestive function of the pancreas?
produces hormones that aid in digestion
Which of the following is NOT one of the functions of the kidney?
The actual "sperm-producing factories" of the male reproductive system are the:
contracts and relaxes to keep temperature of testes below body temperature
What is the function of the scrotum?
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