PLACE Physical Education: Body Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 2 2. Which condition causes the airways of the lungs to narrow and swell making it hard to breathe without wheezing?

Question 3 3. What is the most appropriate term for holes in the walls of the heart?

Question 4 4. _____ is a heart disease where blood flows back in the wrong opposite direction.

Question 5 5. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

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Question 6 6. High blood pressure is commonly known as _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is in the correct sequence? From smallest to largest.

Question 8 8. An example of a neurodegenerative disorder of the central nervous system is:

Question 9 9. Which of the following functions is most likely NOT controlled by skeletal muscles?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is smallest in size?

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Question 11 11. What is the difference between the diaphysis and the epiphysis?

Question 12 12. An astrocytoma is a type of:

Question 13 13. Which of the following explains why humans are unable to absorb enough oxygen through their skin?

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

Question 15 15. In the lungs, after oxygen leaves the air, where does it travel next?

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Question 16 16. Select the lung problem that is likely to arise because of deep vein thrombosis.

Question 17 17. Inflammation of the meninges is called:

Question 18 18. Which of the following symptoms is seen in someone with the flu, but not in someone with a common cold?

Question 19 19. You see a donut on a plate displayed at your local bakery, and your mouth starts watering. Which nervous system allows this to happen?

Question 20 20.

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: _____

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Question 21 21. The nerves that allow your right arm to move are part of the:

Question 22 22. Both Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis can be caused by which of the following?

Question 23 23. The part of the nervous system that includes the brain and spinal cord is the:

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of a parasympathetic response?

Question 25 25. This condition causes airways to get clogged with mucus and is passed down through a family.

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Question 26 26. The two main branches of the trachea that lead to the lobes of the lung are known as _____.

Question 27 27. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 28 28. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

Question 29 29. With this condition it is hard to empty your lungs of air.

Question 30 30. How are bones in the axial skeleton different from bones in the appendicular skeleton?

PLACE Physical Education: Body Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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