Discover Health Occupations Readiness Test: Human Anatomy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. _____ is a Greek word meaning 'description of people.'

Question 2 2. Which of the following is true about motor neurons?

Question 3 3. Which cell process is the exact opposite gas exchange as cell respiration?

Question 4 4. The number of children a woman bears during her reproductive years is known as _____.

Question 5 5. Immune tolerance is a concept which:

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Question 6 6. The best definition of an organ system is:

Question 7 7. Which of the following accurately describes the definition of birth rate?

Question 8 8. Which of the following does the large intestine most likely absorb in digestion?

Question 9 9. What is the difference between fertility and fecundity?

Question 10 10. Which of the following statements is (are) true of organ systems?

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Question 11 11. How is digesting food moved along the small intestine?

Question 12 12. How do thermoreceptors differ from other sensory neurons?

Question 13 13. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 14 14. What do amylase and pepsin have in common?

Question 15 15. Why is the replacement level for most industrialized countries 2.0 births per woman (2.075 in the UK, for example), but ranges from 2.5 to 3.3 in developing countries?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT a property of the adaptive immune system?

Question 17 17. Known as the father of immunology, what was Edward Jenner's main contribution to the science of immunology?

Question 18 18. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

Question 19 19. An inactive precursor of an enzyme that must go through a change to be activated is known as a(n) _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following groups of structures belongs to the digestive system?

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Question 21 21. What triggers your brain to need to take a breath?

Question 22 22. What is the first function of the nervous system?

Question 23 23. Which of the following functions is controlled by the autonomic nervous system?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a property of the innate immune system?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is true of the endocrine system?

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Question 26 26. In 2014, a small town with a population of 1,568 people had 56 births. Find the crude birth rate for that year.

Question 27 27. What forms must carbohydrates and proteins take to be absorbed by the small intestine?

Question 28 28. In 2012, the net migration of Puerto Rico was -103,537. If 178,987 people migrated out of the island that year, how many people migrated to the island?

Question 29 29. When does maximum secretion of hydrochloric acid and pepsinogen in the stomach occur?

Question 30 30. The population change formula uses the term 'natural increase' to refer to _____.

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