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Human Body Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Partial or total loss of memory is known as:

Question 2 2. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

Question 3 3. Cardiovascular disease can include all of the following EXCEPT?

Question 4 4. The rhinovirus is responsible for _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following terms is used to describe the fat that surrounds your internal organs?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is related to or the cause of most heart disease and cardiovascular problems?

Question 7 7. Although not technically part of the nervous system, nervous system disease may cause muscular:

Question 8 8. A person who has difficulty moving may have which neurological problem:

Question 9 9. Which of the following comes with increased age?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not a major component of the cardiovascular network

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Question 11 11. The nervous system is directly most responsible for (choose the most appropriate answer):

Question 12 12. A neuron is a:

Question 13 13. What is the most appropriate term for holes in the walls of the heart?

Question 14 14. Which of the following explains why people who suffer from diabetes have high blood glucose levels?

Question 15 15. If diet plays a key role in the development of a disorder with a genetic component, then this is most likely a:

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Question 16 16. The insulation surrounding a neuron is called:

Question 17 17. Pneumonia can be caused by all of the following, EXCEPT:

Question 18 18. A genetic disorder that affects a single gene is categorized as a:

Question 19 19. Select the lung problem that is likely to arise because of deep vein thrombosis.

Question 20 20. Weight gain and fatigue are associated with which endocrine disorder?

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Question 21 21. Adipose tissue is an efficient way to store energy because each gram of fat provides how many calories?

Question 22 22. Stacy and Samantha are the same age and height, but Stacy is 50 pounds heavier than Samantha. Samantha is always colder than Stacy. What is causing the difference in the way their bodies handle temperature?

Question 23 23. An objective or measurable problem noted by the patient or another observer such as a doctor is (a):

Question 24 24. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

Question 25 25. _____ is a heart disease where blood flows back in the wrong opposite direction.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following are potential causes of neurological disorders?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a FALSE statement concerning adipose tissue?

Question 28 28. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 29 29. If there is more than one copy of a chromosome, this is most likely a:

Question 30 30. The condition where plaque builds up in the arteries of the body is called:

Human Body 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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