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66 terms
Human Body Systems Biology
specialized cell
Epithelial tissue
Connective tissue
Nervous tissue
Uniquely suited to perform a particular function.
Includes glands and tissues that cover interior and exterior…
Provides support for body and connects its parts.
Transmits nerve impulses throughout the body.
specialized cell
Uniquely suited to perform a particular function.
Epithelial tissue
Includes glands and tissues that cover interior and exterior…
24 terms
Biology: Human Body
Integumentary
Muscular
Skeletal
Digestive
Protects underlying tissues and regulates body temperatures
Movement, maintenance of posture, production of body heat
Support, movement, protection, and production of blood cells
Breakdown of food substances into simpler forms that can be a…
Integumentary
Protects underlying tissues and regulates body temperatures
Muscular
Movement, maintenance of posture, production of body heat
44 terms
SJA Biology Human Body
Skeletal/Muscular System
Bones
Tendons
Ligaments
Supports and protects body
Provides support and protection
Connect muscle to bone
Bone to bone
Skeletal/Muscular System
Supports and protects body
Bones
Provides support and protection
49 terms
Biology -lab of the human body
lung
esophagus
bronchi
thyroid gland
right lung has 3 lobes... left lung has 2 lobes
lung
right lung has 3 lobes... left lung has 2 lobes
esophagus
140 terms
Biology Human Body Quiz
Transports gases and solutes throughou…
A major supply depot where blood can p…
what is the function of the respirator…
what percent of air is oxygen?
Circulatory System
respiratory system
bring oxygen into body , expel co2 and water vapor
21
Transports gases and solutes throughou…
Circulatory System
A major supply depot where blood can p…
respiratory system
23 terms
Biology-unit 10 human body
Levels of Organization
Homeostasis
Immune System - fights infections. Whi…
Structure and function of kidney and c…
cells-tissues-organs-organ systems-organisms
A tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between ele…
The immune system is a system of many biological structures a…
kidneys: 2 organs that remove urea, excess water, and other w…
Levels of Organization
cells-tissues-organs-organ systems-organisms
Homeostasis
A tendency toward a relatively stable equilibrium between ele…
23 terms
Biology Quiz Human Body
nutrients
cell repair, cell growth, energy
proteins
carbohydrates
substances needed that are obtained from the food we eat
what nutrients are used for
used for replacement of cells, growth, large molecules & are…
primary energy source
nutrients
substances needed that are obtained from the food we eat
cell repair, cell growth, energy
what nutrients are used for
20 terms
Biology Human Body
Organization in the Body
Tissues
Organs
Organ Sytems
Cells, Tissues, Organs, Organ Systems
Epithelial, Connective, Muscular, Nervous
Stomach, liver, heart
Digestive and Circulatory sytems
Organization in the Body
Cells, Tissues, Organs, Organ Systems
Tissues
Epithelial, Connective, Muscular, Nervous
57 terms
Biology- Human Body
Systems
immune (function)
immune (organs)
endocrine (function)
immune, endocrine, nervous, muscular, integumentary, skeletal…
keep out pathogenic bacteria and provide a level of protection
leukocytes (white blood cells), lymphocytes
regulates bodily functions (puberty, body temp., sleeping, et…
Systems
immune, endocrine, nervous, muscular, integumentary, skeletal…
immune (function)
keep out pathogenic bacteria and provide a level of protection
75 terms
Biology: Human Body
Dermis
Epidermis
Hair Follicle
Keratin
The inner, thicker portion of the skin that contains structur…
The outermost protective layer of the skin composed of an out…
A narrow cavity in the dermis from which hair grows
Protein found on the exterior portion of the epidermis that h…
Dermis
The inner, thicker portion of the skin that contains structur…
Epidermis
The outermost protective layer of the skin composed of an out…
90 terms
BIOLOGY II: The Human Body
integumentary system
urinary system
lymphatic system
reproductive system
helps regulate body temperature and provides for protection
removes nitrogen-containing wastes from the body
includes the spleen and the tonsils
includes mammary glands and uterine tubes
integumentary system
helps regulate body temperature and provides for protection
urinary system
removes nitrogen-containing wastes from the body
82 terms
Biology-Human Body
paretial lobe
frontal lobe
temporal lobe
occipital lobe
(TTT)taste,touch,temperature
(VIPL) voluntary motor muscle movement,intellect, personality…
(HSS)hearing, smell, speech
vision
paretial lobe
(TTT)taste,touch,temperature
frontal lobe
(VIPL) voluntary motor muscle movement,intellect, personality…
35 terms
The Human Body: Biology II
Lymph Nodes
Salvary Glands
Endocrine System
Pancreas
Filters bacteria and pathogens from the body's fluids
Produces amylase which breaks starch down into simple sugars
Collection of glands that produce hormones to regulate metabo…
Produces insulin
Lymph Nodes
Filters bacteria and pathogens from the body's fluids
Salvary Glands
Produces amylase which breaks starch down into simple sugars
107 terms
Biology Unit 11- Human Body
determination
differentiation
respiratory system
circulatory system
stem cell commits to becoming certain type of cell; cannot be…
determined cells become specialized cells
nose... sinuses... pharynx... larynx... trachea... lungs... exchanged O2 and C…
heart... vessels... blood... lymph nodes... lymph vessels... deliver oxygen…
determination
stem cell commits to becoming certain type of cell; cannot be…
differentiation
determined cells become specialized cells
50 terms
Biology human body test
what does the respatory system take an…
the carbon dioxide is a by-product of…
the exchange of gasses between the blo…
the structure leading from the mouth t…
brings in oxygen and takes out carbon dioxide
aerobic respirations
between the air in the alveali and blood in the capillaries
trached
what does the respatory system take an…
brings in oxygen and takes out carbon dioxide
the carbon dioxide is a by-product of…
aerobic respirations
21 terms
Biology "Human Body"
gland that controls other glands
system that ligaments belong to
system that regulates body temperature
system that forms blood cells
pituitary gland
skeletal
circulatory system
skeletal
gland that controls other glands
pituitary gland
system that ligaments belong to
skeletal
31 terms
Biology: The Human Body
Which organ systems help deliver oxyge…
The body maintains homeostasis through
Which of the following is the correct…
The pancreas is a gland that produces…
respiratory and circulatory system.
feedback inhibition
carbs, fats, and protiens
It produces sodium bicarbonate, a base that reduces acidity s…
Which organ systems help deliver oxyge…
respiratory and circulatory system.
The body maintains homeostasis through
feedback inhibition
27 terms
Biology human body
How many types of nutrients in body
Are large molecules that make up the s…
How many amino acids in proteins
What are carbohydrates composed of
Carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals, water
Proteins
20
Carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen atoms
How many types of nutrients in body
Carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals, water
Are large molecules that make up the s…
Proteins
105 terms
Biology: Human Body Test
alveolus
atria
aorta
artery
any of the tiny air cells of the lungs where oxygen and carbo…
chambers that receive blood returning to the heart
large artery that receives oxygen-rich blood from the left ve…
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart to the…
alveolus
any of the tiny air cells of the lungs where oxygen and carbo…
atria
chambers that receive blood returning to the heart
39 terms
Biology Human Body Review
What are the levels of organization in…
What does mechanical digestion in the…
What are two functions of the excretor…
What is the process in the kidneys tha…
cell-tissue-organ-organ system-organism
strong muscular contractions
control homeostasis and remove waste
filtration
What are the levels of organization in…
cell-tissue-organ-organ system-organism
What does mechanical digestion in the…
strong muscular contractions
34 terms
Biology human body
Reflex
Neurotransmitters
Cerebrum
Central Nervous System
Is an involuntary movement in response to a stimulus
Store and release chemical messengers molecules
The anterior and largest part of the brain, consisting of two…
the part of the nervous system comprising the brain and spina…
Reflex
Is an involuntary movement in response to a stimulus
Neurotransmitters
Store and release chemical messengers molecules
23 terms
Human body system. Biology
What makes up the central nervous syst…
What makes up the peripheral nervous s…
Give three examples of voluntary actio…
What is a synapse?
brain and spinal cord
Nerves and all part of the nervous system excluding the brain…
Walking, talking, and eating.
The gap between neurons; the space across which an impulse tr…
What makes up the central nervous syst…
brain and spinal cord
What makes up the peripheral nervous s…
Nerves and all part of the nervous system excluding the brain…
35 terms
Biology Unit: Human Body Systems
epithelial tissue
connective tissue
muscular tissue
nervous tissue
covers body surfaces, lines body cavities and forms glands; h…
binds and supports body parts
moves body and its parts, comprised of protein fibers
receives stimuli and transmits nerve impulses
epithelial tissue
covers body surfaces, lines body cavities and forms glands; h…
connective tissue
binds and supports body parts
37 terms
GCSE Biology - Human Body
What two things are needed to keep the…
What does a healthy diet contain?
What are the 4 nutrient groups require…
What are carbohydrates used for in the…
Balanced diet (and) regular exercise
(The) right balance of different foods (and the) right amount…
Carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins and minerals
Energy (and) making cell structures
What two things are needed to keep the…
Balanced diet (and) regular exercise
What does a healthy diet contain?
(The) right balance of different foods (and the) right amount…
8 terms
Biology Human Body
The Respiratory System
The Trachea
Epiglottis
The Lungs
Structures include: Trachea, Bronchi, Lungs, Alveoli, and Dia…
The windpipe
Holds open Trachea when swallowing
Contain millions of air sacks
The Respiratory System
Structures include: Trachea, Bronchi, Lungs, Alveoli, and Dia…
The Trachea
The windpipe
26 terms
The Human Body Test ~ Biology
True
False
True
False
The lymphatic system returns fluids from around cells back to…
Glandular tissue is a type of connective tissue.
A fatty acid that has as many hydrogen atoms as possible is c…
Arteries contain valves that prevent the backward flow of blo…
True
The lymphatic system returns fluids from around cells back to…
False
Glandular tissue is a type of connective tissue.
42 terms
Body Regions - Human Biology
Abdominal
Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
stomach area, abdominopelvic
point of the shoulder
forearm
inside bend of elbow, "elbow pit"
Abdominal
stomach area, abdominopelvic
Acromial
point of the shoulder
20 terms
biology human body skeletal
shin bone of the lower leg
bones of the spinal column
your kneecap
muscle to bone
tibia
vertebral
patella
tendons
shin bone of the lower leg
tibia
bones of the spinal column
vertebral
133 terms
Honors Biology Human Body Systems
Tissues
Organ
body System
White Blood Cells
Groups of similar cells preforming a common function
a group of different kinds of tissues functioning together to…
2 or more organs working together to accomplish a particular…
-Leukocytes that defend against body disease
Tissues
Groups of similar cells preforming a common function
Organ
a group of different kinds of tissues functioning together to…
26 terms
Human Biology Body Terms
cranium
cephalon
oris
mentis
skull
head
mouth
chin
cranium
skull
cephalon
head
47 terms
Human Biology Body Terms
Surperior
Inferior
Anterior
Posterior
Above
Below
Front
Back
Surperior
Above
Inferior
Below
19 terms
Biology- organisation in the human body
Digestive system:... Mouth
Oesophagus
Stomach
Small intestine
Ingests and breaks up food
Transports food to the stomach
Digests food (mainly protein)
Completes digestion and absorbs soluble products in the blood
Digestive system:... Mouth
Ingests and breaks up food
Oesophagus
Transports food to the stomach
17 terms
Biology ~ Human Body
epithelial tissue
connective tissue
nervous tissue
muscle tissue
a tissue that lines the interior and exterior basic types of…
tissue that provides support for the body and connects its pa…
tissue that carries messages in the form of nerve impulses th…
tissue that is responsible for voluntary and involuntary move…
epithelial tissue
a tissue that lines the interior and exterior basic types of…
connective tissue
tissue that provides support for the body and connects its pa…
33 terms
Enriched Biology Human Body
Muscle Tissue
a. Skeletal Muscle
b. Smooth Muscle
c. Cardiac Muscle
...
...
...
...
Muscle Tissue
...
a. Skeletal Muscle
...
41 terms
Biology the Human Body
Cranium
Cranium
Cranium
Cranium
1.
2.
3.
4.
Cranium
1.
Cranium
2.
90 terms
human body systems biology
Digestive System
Mouth
Pharynx
Epiglottis
-Converts food into simpler molecules that can be used by cel…
The first stop in the disassembly of your food; ... Mechanical…
throat
Small flap that closes over the opening of the respiratory sy…
Digestive System
-Converts food into simpler molecules that can be used by cel…
Mouth
The first stop in the disassembly of your food; ... Mechanical…
13 terms
Biology human body
Muscle tissue
Skeletal muscles
Smooth muscles
Cardiac muscles
The tissue made of cells that can contract and relax to produ…
A voluntary muscle that is attached to the bones and that mov…
the elongated muscle that is not under voluntary control and…
the type of involuntary muscle found in the heart
Muscle tissue
The tissue made of cells that can contract and relax to produ…
Skeletal muscles
A voluntary muscle that is attached to the bones and that mov…
13 terms
Biology human body systems
Nervous system
Integumentary system
Skeletal system
Muscular system
Recognizes and coordinates the body's response to changes in…
Serves as a barrier against infection and injury; helps to re…
Supports the body; protects internal organs; allows movement;…
Works with skeletal system to produce voluntary movement;help…
Nervous system
Recognizes and coordinates the body's response to changes in…
Integumentary system
Serves as a barrier against infection and injury; helps to re…
155 terms
Biology "The Human Body" Unit
acetylcholine
actin
alveolus
amylase
neurotransmitter that produces impulses in muscle cells
protein that makes up the thin filaments in myofibrils
one of the millions of air sacs in the lungs where gas exchan…
a digestive enzyme in saliva that breaks down carbohydrates
acetylcholine
neurotransmitter that produces impulses in muscle cells
actin
protein that makes up the thin filaments in myofibrils
59 terms
Biology Human Body
Integumentary System
Outer layer of skin
Inner layer of skin
Keratin
Skin, Fat, Etc.
Epidermis
Dermis
Gives skin its waterproof coating
Integumentary System
Skin, Fat, Etc.
Outer layer of skin
Epidermis
28 terms
Biology Human Body
Steps to Digestion
Tongue
Amylase
Pharnyx
Take in food, break down food, absorbs food molecules, gets r…
Moves food around, so teeth can chew
digests carbs; made in the pancreas
Where food is swallowed
Steps to Digestion
Take in food, break down food, absorbs food molecules, gets r…
Tongue
Moves food around, so teeth can chew
55 terms
Biology- Human body
Lymph node
Virus
Bacteria
Blood Co2 Levels
The structure that stores white blood cells
Pathogen that is not alive
Pathogen that is treated with antibiotics
What controls breathing rate
Lymph node
The structure that stores white blood cells
Virus
Pathogen that is not alive
50 terms
Biology-The human body
Levels of organization
Cells
Tissues
Types of tissues
Cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
Basic unit of structure and function of living things.
Group of cells that perform a single function.
Epithelial, connective, nervous, muscle
Levels of organization
Cells, tissues, organs, organ systems
Cells
Basic unit of structure and function of living things.
106 terms
Biology- The Human Body
cell
tissue
muscle tissue
epithelial tissue
occur in many shapes and sizes in order to perform many diffe…
cells working together
highly contractile tissue, provide movement in skeleton and i…
tissue that covers and protects; secretes and excretes; absor…
cell
occur in many shapes and sizes in order to perform many diffe…
tissue
cells working together
107 terms
Biology Human Body
Organization in the Body
Tissues
Organs
Organ Systems
Cells, Tissues, Organs, Organ Systems
Epithelial, connective, muscular, nervous
Examples include stomach, liver, heart
Examples include digestive and circulatory systems
Organization in the Body
Cells, Tissues, Organs, Organ Systems
Tissues
Epithelial, connective, muscular, nervous
20 terms
Biology Human body system
Nervous system functions
Nervous system important organs
Nervous system Other facts
Skin purpose
Collects information about external environment... processes sti…
Brain... spinal cord... nerves
functional unit-neuron... divided into a sensory and motor divis…
Protection... Temperature regulation... excretion... gather informatio…
Nervous system functions
Collects information about external environment... processes sti…
Nervous system important organs
Brain... spinal cord... nerves
30 terms
Biology human body systems
Axon
Myelin sheath
Dendrite
Cell body
Takes electric impulses away from the cell body
Protects axon and helps impulses travel faster
Moves electrical messages towards the cell body
Contains the organelle of the cell
Axon
Takes electric impulses away from the cell body
Myelin sheath
Protects axon and helps impulses travel faster
9 terms
Biology- Human Body System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
Excretory System
-Structure: bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons ... -Function:…
-Structure: skeletal muscle, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle ... -…
-Structure: brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves ... -Function:…
-Structure: skin, lungs, kidneys, uterus, urinary bladder, ur…
Skeletal System
-Structure: bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons ... -Function:…
Muscular System
-Structure: skeletal muscle, smooth muscle, cardiac muscle ... -…
89 terms
Biology Human Body
Internal or external signal causing an…
Reaction to stimulus
Started ethology; discovered innate be…
2 Behavior Types
Stimulus
Response
Niko Tinbergen
Innate/Learned
Internal or external signal causing an…
Stimulus
Reaction to stimulus
Response
26 terms
biology - human body systems
integumentary system
layers of the skin
acne
burns
- hair, skin, nails, sweat glands, oil glands... -maintains cons…
1. epidermis: outermost layer, melanocytes... 2. dermis: tough c…
oil glands overstimulated, bacteria can contribute
1st degree: sunburn... 2nd degree: deeper with blisters... 3rd degr…
integumentary system
- hair, skin, nails, sweat glands, oil glands... -maintains cons…
layers of the skin
1. epidermis: outermost layer, melanocytes... 2. dermis: tough c…
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