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  1. ´╗┐Which branch of science deals with the form and organization of body parts?
    Anatomy
  2. What is the study of body functions called?
    Physiology
  3. The smallest particles of an element that has the properties of that element are _______?
    Atoms
  4. What is a particle composed of two or more joined atoms referred to as a(n) _______?
    Molecule
  5. _______ are very large molecules.
    Macromolecules
  6. What is the name for a structure or compartment in cells that houses biochemical reactions that carry out a specialized function?
    Organelle
  7. _______ are the structural and functional units of an organism.
    Cells
  8. An assembled group of similar cells that perform a specialized function is called what?
    Tissue
  9. A(n) _______ is a structure consisting of 2 or more tissues with a specialized function.
    Organ
  10. What is a group of organs coordinated to carry out a specialized function?
    An Organ System
  11. An individual living thing is a _______?
    Organism
  12. A change in position of a body part or the motion of an internal organ is referred to as _______.
    Movement
  13. _______ is reaction to a change inside or outside of the body.
    Responsiveness
  14. What is an increase in body size without a change in shape?
    Growth
  15. The production of new organisms or new cells is called _______.
    Reproduction
  16. _______ is the process of obtaining O2, removing CO2, and releasing energy from foods.
    Respiration
  17. What is the process of breaking down food substances into simpler forms that can be absorbed and used?
    Digestion
  18. _______ is the removal of waste products by metabolic reactions.
    Excretion
  19. The combined chemical reactions in cells that use or release energy is called ______?
    Metabolism
  20. _______ means pertaining to the upper or lower limbs.
    Appendicular
  21. _______ means pertaining to the head, neck and trunk.
    Axial
  22. Organs in a body cavity are called _______.
    Viscera
  23. Which space contains the organs in the upper trunk?
  24. _______ refers to the potential space between pleural membranes.
    Pleural Cavity
  25. The region in the thoracic cavity between the lungs is called _______.
    Mediastinum
  26. _______ is the potential space between pericardial membranes. Pericardial Cavity
  27. The space between the diaphragm and the pelvic outlet that contains the abdominal and pelvic viscera is the _______.
    Abdominopelvic Cavity
  28. The ______________ is the space between the diaphragm and the pelvic inlet that contains abdominal viscera.
    Abdominal Cavity
  29. The hollow place within the ring formed by the sacrum and coxae is called the ______________.
    Pelvic Cavity
  30. The ______________ contains the spinal cord and is surrounded by sections of backbone.
    Vertebral (Spinal) Cavity

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