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Intro to Systems of Anatomy & Physiology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The allantois becomes which structure or structures that allow the transport of essential nutrients and other materials to and from the fetus?

Question 2 2. This is a subdivision of the motor division of the PNS that allows the body to perform tasks that are not under conscious control.

Question 3 3. This major division of the nervous system consists of your brain and spinal cord.

Question 4 4. Which structure is most likely to prevent sperm from entering the female reproductive tract?

Question 5 5. This major division of the nervous system reports any sensory changes to the brain and spinal cord, and then carries out orders.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following structures houses the developing fetus?

Question 7 7. The layer called the chorion not only provides the connection between mother and fetus but also performs another function during the first trimester of a pregnancy. What is that function?

Question 8 8. Nerves in this division of the PNS send messages to your muscles and glands to carry out the orders issued by the brain.

Question 9 9. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 10 10. How long is the epididymus and why does it take two weeks for sperm cells to move through it?

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Question 11 11. How would you describe the purpose and function of the amnion and amniotic fluid?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a function of the liver?

Question 13 13. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

Question 14 14. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

Question 15 15. From the beginning of a pregnancy, the environment inside the mother's uterus changes to create the perfect surrounding of protection, development and nourishment of the growing fetus. The layers and tissues that surround the fetus are collectively known as the:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT filtered out of the glomerular capillaries?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is not true?

Question 18 18. Which statement best describes what is occurring during sexual arousal?

Question 19 19. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 20 20. Female erectile tissue, while smaller than a males, does exist. Which structure contains female erectile tissue?

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Question 21 21. Semen is made up from fluids from which of the following structures?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is smallest in size?

Question 23 23. Which of the following explains how the kidney concentrates urea in the renal tubules?

Question 24 24. The two main branches of the trachea that lead to the lobes of the lung are known as _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is the best description of the function of the ovary?

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Question 26 26. Choose the BEST answer. Sperm production takes place inside which of the following?

Question 27 27. Which of the following statements concerning sperm is NOT true?

Question 28 28. Dialysis closely mimics the function of which organ?

Question 29 29. If you are being chased by a bear, your heart rate will speed up. This is a function of which of the following?

Question 30 30. The glomeruli and renal tubules play an important part in which of the following bodily functions?

Intro to Systems of Anatomy & Physiology Chapter Exam Instructions

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