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AP Biology: The Nervous, Immune, and Endocrine Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What type of neurons make up the central nervous system?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a function of antibodies?

Question 3 3. Membrane depolarization is caused by _____.

Question 4 4. How do thermoreceptors differ from other sensory neurons?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is FALSE about synapses?

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Question 6 6. Cytotoxic T Cells kill what kind of cells?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a true statement about hormones?

Question 8 8. A man is standing outdoor and feels a sudden chill. He notices the hair raising on his arms. Why do the hairs on a people's arms raise?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a feature of reverse transcriptase?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is true about motor neurons?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is TRUE about reflexes?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a reason why booster shots are given?

Question 13 13. In ectotherms, what controls body temperature?

Question 14 14. Which type of immune cell acts as a clean-up crew that phagocytizes left over debris, bacteria, and dead cells?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements about helper T cells is FALSE?

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Question 16 16. How do HIV and Influenza viruses differ?

Question 17 17. Which method do humans use to lower their internal body temperature?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is not a type of commercially available vaccine?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is not true about sensory neurons?

Question 20 20. What causes antibody and antigen receptor diversity among lymphocytes?

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Question 21 21. _____ occurs when a microbe acquires a gene that allows it to resist the effects of a drug.

Question 22 22. This part of the brain is considered to be the relay station for sensory information to the cerebral cortex.

Question 23 23. Which part of the brain regulates many vital autonomic functions including heart rate, breathing, blood pressure, swallowing, and digestion?

Question 24 24. The hippocampus is important for _____.

Question 25 25. If a person suffered damage to the right side of the parietal lobe, which of the following is a likely consequence?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following effects are mediated by the parasympathetic nervous system?

Question 27 27. Which of the following will a natural killer cell attack?

Question 28 28. The relative ability to cause disease is known as _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is a function of neutrophils?

Question 30 30. A U.S. zoo that is home to a group of Western Lowland Gorillas receives a new gorilla from Cameroon. Three weeks later, one of the zoo's chimpanzees that resides in an enclosure next to the gorillas becomes ill and dies two weeks later. The rest of the zoo's chimpanzees are also sick with a virus which cannot be identified. However, none of the gorillas are sick. Which of the following is the most likely explanation?

AP Biology: The Nervous, Immune, and Endocrine Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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