A & P
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A & P
Medical Terminology and Anatomy & Physiology
What is the basic sturctural unit of the body?
List the bod cavities and the organs in each.
A. Dorsal------brain and spinal
B. Thoracic---heart and lungs
C. Abdominal/pelvic--everything else
The outer covering of the cell (cell wall)
Encloses the ctoplasm enables particles to go in and out
Brains of the operation
Fluid inside cell
Power or fuel source
Transports substances from one part of the cell to another.
Is a network of tubes and channels.
Ability to do work
Which phase is the "building up phase?
Which phase is the "break down" phase?
Which phase requires (uses) energy?
Which phase gives off (produces) energy?
List four types of tissue.
Which type of tissue forms skin and membranes?
Which type of tissue forms bone and fascia?
Which type of tissue contracts, enabling movement?
Which type of tissue relays electrical impulses?
What are the three types of muscle? Are they voluntary or involuntary?
A. Skeletal--striated voluntary
B. Cardiac--both striated & smooth involuntary
C. Smooth/Visceral--smooth involuntary
Which systems' organs are lined with all mucous membrane?
Group of cells that look & do the same thing.
2 or more tissues that look alike & do the same thing.
Define a system.
2 or more organs that look alike and do the same thing
The maintenance of a steady stat within the body's physical an dchemical environment is termed:
A "useful substance" is called a:
A movement of a particle. Requires no energy.
A particle is anything besides water.
The movement of water.
Requires no energy.
What is the difference between diffusion and active transport?
Requires energy to move particles.
List a few examples of diffusion in everyday life.
List the three serous membranes which line the body's cavities.
Pericardium--covers the heart
Pleura--covers the lungs
Peritoneum--covers the abdomino pelvic
Body system: Integumentary
Function: Protection, excretion, respiration
Body system: Blood
Function: Transportation and fighting infection
Body system: Cardiovascular
Function: Transportation, with the heart acting as a pump
Body system: Respiratory
Function: Obtaining oxygen from the environment and exhalation of carbon dioxide (a waste product)
Body system: Urinary
Function: Filtration, regulation of water balance and blood pressure
Body system: Skeletal
Function: Framework and support
Body system: Muscle
Function: Movement by way of contraction
Body system: Digestive
Function: Digestion, absorption and elimination
Body system: Nervous
Function: Provides communication throughout the body
Body system: Endocrine
: Control, initiate and regulate all body activity.
Mate system to the nervous system, assist in communication.
Body system: Reproductive
Function: Propagation of the human race.
Body system: Special Senses
Function: Vision and Hearing
Upper Right Region of Abdomen
Right Hypochondriac Region
Upper Center Region of Abdomen
Upper Left Region of Abdomen
Left Hypochondriac Region
Middle Right Region of Abdomen
Right Lumbar Region
Middle Center Region of Abdomen
Middle Left Region of Abdomen
Left Lumbar Region
Lower Right Region of Abodomen