Overview of Human Anatomy & Body Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is digesting food moved along the small intestine?

Question 2 2. How does the basement membrane differ from the subcutis?

Question 3 3. You are comparing audio recordings of the heartbeats of three different patients. In Patient Three, you notice that the second thump of the heartbeat sounds much weaker and fainter. You would suspect that this patient's heart issue is associated with _____.

Question 4 4. How do your kidneys change your blood pressure?

Question 5 5. Why are Merkel Cells significant?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following are part of the central nervous system?

Question 7 7. Which of the following functions is most likely NOT controlled by skeletal muscles?

Question 8 8. Could an individual live without a lymphatic system?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a function of the liver?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is an example of a parasympathetic response?

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Question 11 11. How is synovial fluid produced?

Question 12 12. Where are your kidneys located?

Question 13 13. The following is the most important organ involved in the detoxification of your body:

Question 14 14. A sac made of synovial and fibrous membranes surrounding a joint is called a:

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a function of the kidneys?

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Question 16 16. Which chamber of the heart receives blood from the lungs?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is part of the lower respiratory system?

Question 18 18. The glomeruli and renal tubules play an important part in which of the following bodily functions?

Question 19 19.

Complete the conversation between an adolescent boy and his doctor:

Dr: You might experience a few more growth spurts, but that will eventually stop in a few years.

Bobby: Why do bones stop growing?

Dr: _____

Question 20 20. How are bones in the axial skeleton different from bones in the appendicular skeleton?

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Question 21 21. Functions of the central nervous system

Question 22 22. Which of the following is not a function of hydrochloric acid in gastric juice?

Question 23 23. Keratinocytes are cells that _____.

Question 24 24. Each of your kidneys has about a million little filters. What are they called?

Question 25 25. The following filter blood and form urine:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following explanations describe the cardiac cycle of the human heart?

Question 27 27. Which structure is referred to as the wind pipe?

Question 28 28. This stores the urine formed by the kidneys:

Question 29 29. An inactive precursor of an enzyme that must go through a change to be activated is known as a(n) _____.

Question 30 30. What is the difference between the diaphysis and the epiphysis?

Overview of Human Anatomy & Body Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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