anatomy and physiology
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anatomy and physiology
a and p
divide top and bottom
front and back
cover, line and protect the body and its internal organs
framework of the body, providing support and structure for the organs
have the ability to contract or shorten. voluntary or involuntary
necessary for growth and repair
blood vessels, nerve endings, and the associated skin structures.
fibrous connective tissue, sensory nerve endings, hair folicles and glands
sweat gland regulate body temp and emites ___
sweat in the armpits and gonads diplay __ secretion
the ___ glands secrete an oily secretion. lubricates the skin
cells that form compact bones are called
in order to muscles to contract must be present
ATP and calcium
associated with movement and sensory input
responsible for muscluar coordination
controls many vital functions such as respiration and heart rate
the master gland
blood serves to transport oxygen and nutrients to body cells and to carry away ___
carbon dioxide metobloic wastes
blood is recieved by the __ and is pumped into circulation by the ventricles
vales between the atria and the ventricles include the __ on the right side of the heart and the __ on the left
the superior and inferior ____ are the large veins that empty into the right atrium of the heart
starts dygestion of food
diggestion and absoprtion of food takes place
filter the blood
transport urine to the urinary bladder
stores and concentrates bile
upper chambers of the heart
gland of ear produces earwax
movement of water from high concentration to lower concentration
portion of the brain that regulates body temp sleep and appetite
divides body into right and left
lower chambers of the heart
largest gand of the body
In which of the following locations would the urinary bladder and internal reproductive organs be found?
Nerve tissue is composed of neurons and connective tissue cells that are referred to as which of the following
Which tissue serves as the framework of the body by providing support and structure for the organs?
Motor or ______ neurons transmit nerve impulses away from the CNS.
What is the exchange of gases between the atmosphere and the blood through the alveoli called?
All the nutrients that enter the hepatic portal vein are routed where for decontamination?
Which are the functional units of the kidney?