TExES Life Science: Human 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. In the lungs, after oxygen leaves the air, where does it travel next?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is the best statement about the function of neurons?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is smallest in size?

Question 5 5. Which of the following explains why humans are unable to absorb enough oxygen through their skin?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is not true of cardiac muscle?

Question 7 7. Which best describes an animal's body plan?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of multicellular organisms?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a feature of alveoli?

Question 10 10. How do you know that the process of trapping particles in mucus in the lungs is helpful?

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Question 11 11. Fat is a very specialized type of loose connective tissue called adipose tissue. Which of the following is NOT a function of fat?

Question 12 12. Membrane depolarization is caused by _____.

Question 13 13. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 14 14. What is the main difference between protostomes and deuterostomes?

Question 15 15. Sodium-potassium pumps help maintain membrane polarization by _____.

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. Which of the following is a true statement about bones?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT filtered out of the glomerular capillaries?

Question 19 19. Dialysis closely mimics the function of which organ?

Question 20 20. Which of the following explains how a person straightens his arm at the elbow?

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Question 21 21. Which term do we use to describe the region of the body that contains an animal's head?

Question 22 22. Which of the following explains how the kidney concentrates urea in the renal tubules?

Question 23 23. 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 24 24. Which of the following is a function of the liver?

Question 25 25. Which of the following BEST explains how a muscle cell exerts force?

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Question 26 26. Which extracellular matrix material is found in both Fibrous Connective Tissue and Loose Connective Tissue?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a function of an epithelial tissue?

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. Which of the following is FALSE about synapses?

Question 30 30. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

TExES Life Science: Human Body Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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