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Human Anatomy & Physiology: Help and Review Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Which hormone does the placenta produce that helps prepare the breasts for milk production in the later stages of pregnancy?

Question 2 2. Which of the following women would be more likely to develop hirsutism?

Question 3 3. Presbyopia occurs as the ___ hardens and becomes less flexible with age.

Question 4 4. Why are rods associated with peripheral vision?

Question 5 5. Which of the following best describes ACE?

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Question 6 6. Which is NOT a cause of nocturnal polyuria?

Question 7 7. Which condition is NOT treated with propranolol?

Question 8 8. Which of the following cardiac arrhythmias is of greatest threat to a person's life?

Question 9 9. Sally is carrying a box of training materials directly in front of her, as she is on her way to set-up a conference room prior to the start of a seminar. While she is walking her biceps are remaining in a fixed position and are not being raised or lowered. Which of the following is this an example of?

Question 10 10. Which of the following are the contractile proteins responsible for muscle contraction?

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Question 11 11. What are possible complications of severe hyperemesis gravidarum?

Question 12 12. When assessing a Babinski reflex, in which direction would you expect the toes to move?

Question 13 13. Consider a person doing sit ups in P.E. class. What articulation occurs at the hip as the person moves upward?

Question 14 14. Nerve cells, called _____ are responsible for transmitting important information from stimuli around the body. This allows the cells of the body to communicate with the brain, and vice versa.

Question 15 15. Which one of the following is NOT a symptom of hypoxia?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following injuries can indirectly cause asphyxia?

Question 17 17. Which of the following best defines the process of pharmacokinetics?

Question 18 18. What is an electron shell?

Question 19 19. You are in the process of inventing an awesome dessert creation. It requires the combination of top ramen with a croissant to make a cromen. Very tasty to you and your friends, what type of reaction did you use in the developing phase of this food item?

Question 20 20. What is the first step in a signaling pathway?

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Question 21 21. A surgical replacement of the stapes is called what?

Question 22 22. What is the name of the cup shaped socket that receives the femoral head?

Question 23 23. What is the first function of the nervous system?

Question 24 24. What is a plexus?

Question 25 25. Which is often considered the most important part of the brain stem?

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Question 26 26. The idea of being right-brained or left-brained _____.

Question 27 27. Which term refers to the process of sperm gaining motility?

Question 28 28. Which of the following procedures is sometimes used to treat chloasma when medication alone fails?

Question 29 29. The inner thigh is the _____ side of the thigh.

Question 30 30. What is the thin layer of tissue that anchors epithelial tissue to deeper tissues called?

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Question 31 31. In which class of hemorrhage will a patient be unable to produce urine?

Question 32 32. Why can valves be pictured as one-way doors?

Question 33 33. Which of the following is a treatment option that can completely obliterate striae?

Question 34 34. Which type of bone makes up approximately 80% of the human skeleton?

Question 35 35. Lycopene is a phytochemical found in which type of food?

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Question 36 36. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), how much alcohol in the U.S. is consumed in the form of binge drinking?

Question 37 37. Which of the following functional groups contains nitrogen?

Question 38 38. People who are lactose intolerant are unable to do which one of the following?

Question 39 39. Subliminal advertising is proven to have

Question 40 40. _____ is a relay station for pain signals in the brain coming in from the rest of the body.

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Question 41 41. The production of ketones is called ___.

Question 42 42. Which intervention do all patients with perseveration of speech need?

Question 43 43. Anuria caused by problems in the body located before the kidneys is called:

Question 44 44. Hemoglobin acts primarily as _____.

Question 45 45. Muscular atrophy that results from an injury or disease that affects the nerves connected to muscles is called what?

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Question 46 46. What are potential complications of epidurals?

Question 47 47. How does the tibialis anterior differ from most leg muscles?

Question 48 48. Select the correct complications that could arise from a bronchoscopy.

Question 49 49. Which type of drug reaches the market first?

Question 50 50. Another name for swelling is ___.

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