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Human Body Flashcards - Summary
Use these interactive flashcards as a way to study the roles of various human body systems. The flashcard sets focus on important words and phrases used to describe the main parts of the human body, and they provide a fun way to study and help you better retain the information. The flashcard sets in this chapter cover many details of the human body, including the following systems of the human body:
- Nervous and respiratory systems
- Urinary and endocrine systems
- Cardiovascular system
- Muscular and skeletal system
- Lymphatic system
How They Work
Flashcards offer you the opportunity to review small bits of information and to focus on specific topics that can prove helpful in memorizing facts about the human body.
- Open a flashcard set for the topic you're studying.
- Identify the image, word, name or system on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
Genetics Vocabulary & Flashcards
How much do you know about the inheritance of traits? Do you know the difference between your genotype and your phenotype? Use this flashcard set as an introduction to the inheritance of traits and to learn more about your genes and chromosomes.
Lymphatic System Flashcards
One of the most vital systems to your body is the lymphatic system. This system filters blood and regulates fluids. In fact, without this system your body couldn't survive. This flashcard set will help you to better understand this vital system.
Reproductive System Flashcards
This flashcard set will help you understand the structures and functions of the male and female reproductive systems and the differences between them.
Respiratory System Flashcards
In this flashcard set, you'll get familiar with the parts and function of the respiratory system. By practicing these flashcards, you'll learn the important parts of the lungs and cardiovascular system that allow you to breathe.
Urinary System Flashcards
The urinary system is one of the most important systems of the body. It is responsible for ridding the body of liquid waste and maintaining homeostasis. These flashcards will help you learn terms and provide an overview of the system.
Parts of the Ear Flashcards
The ear is a more complex organ than most people know. This flashcard set outlines the three distinct areas of the ear and some of their most important structures and functions.
Human Body Organs List & Flashcards
Have you ever wondered how your body works, or how the different parts of your body work to together? This flashcard set will cover the 11 organ systems of the human body. You will be able to identify the different organ systems using images as well understand what organs make up each organ system.
Body Cavities List & Flashcards
This set of flashcards can help you review human body cavities. You can focus on where these cavities are located and go over the organs each cavity contains.
Exocrine Glands List & Flashcards
Work with these flashcards to get familiar with the characteristics of exocrine glands. You can review the different forms these glands take in the body and the substances they produce.
Cytoskeletal Proteins List & Flashcards
Use this set of flashcards to study individual cytoskeletal proteins. Working with these cards can help you study the functions of these important molecules.
Types of Tastes List & Flashcards
Have you ever wondered what makes food taste so good, or why we steer clear of certain foods? The fact is that there are different types of tastes that are detected by our taste buds. These types of taste help us differentiate between sweet candy and sour lemonade. This set of flashcards will take you into the wonderful world of tastes.
Locomotor Movements List & Flashcards
Hey! Remember back in grade school when we all got to have our daily dose of PE class? We all had so much fun learning how to skip, gallop, slide, leap, and jump! This flashcard set is dedicated to these rudimentary locomotor movements.
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