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Biology 105: Anatomy & Physiology Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Television and movies often show a policeman holding fingers to the side of an accident victim's neck. What are they doing?

Question 2 2. What is true of the choroid plexus?

Question 3 3. If you realize there is an intruder in your home, why would you most likely experience a spurt in brain activity?

Question 4 4. What would happen to the first Rh-positive child born to an Rh-negative mother?

Question 5 5. Once generated, immature red blood cells, _____

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Question 6 6. The delay at the AV node supports coordinated blood flow through the heart by _____.

Question 7 7. How is information transmitted from the olfactory epithelium into the olfactory bulb?

Question 8 8. Which of the facial nerves is responsible for innervating the majority of the muscles in the tongue?

Question 9 9. The correct order of the ossicles from outer to innermost is:

Question 10 10. A child who is not growing at a proper rate might be deficient in the _____.

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Question 11 11. Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) is produced by _____ and can be detected after the _____ of conception.

Question 12 12. If a healthy person eats a high sugar meal, which of the following will happen?

Question 13 13. How is vasoconstriction of an artery made possible within the human body?

Question 14 14. Name the very thin, flattened cells lining the inner walls of capillaries.

Question 15 15. The exchange of gases and nutrients between blood and tissue cells occurs through the _____.

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Question 16 16. The countercurrent exchange system allows for the _____ .

Question 17 17. Which of the following best describes ACE?

Question 18 18. GFR is an abbreviation of:

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a true statement about neurons?

Question 20 20. WHICH of the following bodily reactions is a signal that your sympathetic nervous system has been activated?

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Question 21 21. Oligodendrocytes _____.

Question 22 22. Loose connective tissue is used as a base for epithelial tissues and it has _____ scattered on its extracellular matrix.

Question 23 23. Why do you think a bone marrow transplant can be a cure for certain diseases of the blood?

Question 24 24. Fibrous connective tissue is primarily made up of _____.

Question 25 25. When you put a bite of food in your mouth, why is there an increase in secretions from the gastric glands?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is the proper order of structures that food must pass through on its way to the stomach?

Question 27 27. Which of the following enzymes does NOT play a role in protein digestion?

Question 28 28. How long does it usually take for the embryo to reach the uterus?

Question 29 29. Testicles are located outside the abdominal cavity because:

Question 30 30. Why do the Leydig cells produce testosterone?

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Question 31 31. Identify the connective tissue structure to which abdominal muscles attach.

Question 32 32. Identify the leg flexor muscle located on the anterior surface of the thigh.

Question 33 33. Which of the following extrinsic foot muscles is responsible for eversion of the foot?

Question 34 34. The skull is comprised of _____ different types of bones for a total of _____ bones.

Question 35 35. The most mobile joint type in the body is:

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Question 36 36. How are the sphenoid, ethmoid, and frontal bone similar?

Question 37 37. Why is there transitional epithelial tissue in the bladder?

Question 38 38. How does the basement membrane differ from the subcutis?

Question 39 39. Which of the following types of cells is related to the sensation of touch?

Question 40 40. Which of the following decreases the concentration of oxygen in the alveolar air?

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Question 41 41. Which of the following would NOT result from hypercapnia?

Question 42 42. Consider the following mixture of gases: 20% oxygen, 40% carbon dioxide, and 40% nitrogen. If the total pressure is 1000 mmHg, then what is the partial pressure of oxygen?

Question 43 43. Which of the following would be the smallest in diameter?

Question 44 44. Which organ converts amino acids into glucose?

Question 45 45. Actin is a thin, contractile protein that is a component of the _____, or the functional unit of striated muscle?

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Question 46 46. Which best describes the function of the thalamus?

Question 47 47. Which of the following is NOT a feature of hemoglobin?

Question 48 48. Which of the following is NOT true of the inner ear?

Question 49 49. Puberty is directed to begin in:

Question 50 50. Which of the following statements is TRUE about the blood found in the Pulmonary Arteries?

Biology 105: Anatomy & Physiology Final Exam Instructions

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