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Human Anatomy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The right ventricle pumps blood into:

Question 2 2. Connective tissues are cells that are surrounded by an extracellular matrix or non-cellular material. Which of the following is NOT part of an extracellular matrix?

Question 3 3. A young person comes into a doctor's office with severe arthritis in his joints, floppy-looking ears and a strangely shaped nose. Based only on these three observations, what type of connective tissue is functioning abnormally in this person?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT associated with aiding lymph fluid to move through the lymphatic system?

Question 5 5. Which structure contracts, making your hair 'stand on end' when you get goosbumps?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is TRUE about reflexes?

Question 7 7. If you realize there is an intruder in your home, why would you most likely experience a spurt in brain activity?

Question 8 8. Which of the following effects are mediated by the sympathetic nervous system?

Question 9 9. Keratinocyte cells are located in which stratum of the epidermis?

Question 10 10. Which part of the cerebral cortex is important for processing visual information?

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Question 11 11. In ectotherms, what controls body temperature?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is controlled by axial muscles?

Question 13 13. The system of vessels that returns fluid to the blood is called the:

Question 14 14. If an agonist muscle contracts. . .

Question 15 15. _ is a motor protein most notably involved in muscle contraction.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements about helper T cells is FALSE?

Question 17 17. The is the part of the nervous system that voluntarily responds to external stimuli.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is smallest in size?

Question 19 19. The three types of muscle are:

Question 20 20. The process by which a cell engulfs, destroys and digests another cell, bacteria or cellular debris is called:

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Question 21 21. Why do complement proteins not mark or destroy the body's own cells?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of multicellular organisms?

Question 23 23. is a digestive enzyme found in saliva that breaks large polysaccharides into smaller polysaccharides.

Question 24 24. Which of the following in NOT a reason for typical male pattern baldness?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements correctly describes homologous structures?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a type of tissue?

Question 27 27. Which of the following functions is most likely NOT controlled by skeletal muscles?

Question 28 28. Glomeruli are found in which organ?

Question 29 29. This part of the brain is considered to be the relay station for sensory information to the cerebral cortex.

Question 30 30. Which part of the brain regulates many vital autonomic functions including heart rate, breathing, blood pressure, swallowing, and digestion?

Human Anatomy Chapter Exam Instructions

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