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  1. Hair
    Integumentary
  2. Joints
    Skeletal
  3. Spinal Cord
    Nervous
  4. Hormones
    Endocrine
  5. Tendons
    Muscular
  6. Circulatory
    Capillaries
  7. Lymphatic
    Spleen
  8. Urinary
    Ureters
  9. Digestive
    Esophagus
  10. Respiratory
    larynx
  11. reproductive
    genitalia
  12. Integumentary
    (organs) Skin, nails, hair, sense receptors, sweat glands, oil glands
    (function) protection, regulation of body temperature, synthesis of chemicals and hormones, serves as a sense organ.
  13. Skeletal
    (function) Support movement, storage of minerals, blood formation.
    (organs) bones, joints
  14. Muscular (organs) muscles
    movement, maintains body posture, produces heat.
  15. (organs) Brain, Spinal cord, nerves
    (function) Communication, integration, control, recognition of sensory stimuli.
    Nervous System
  16. Endocrine
    (function) Secretion of hormones; communication, integration, control
    (organs) Pituitary, thymus, pineal, adrenal, hypothalamus, thyroid, pancreas, parathyroid, ovaries, testes
  17. Circulatory
    (organs) Heart, blood vessels
    (function) transportation, immunity
  18. Lymphatic
    (function) Transportation, immunity
    (organs) Lymph nodes, lymph vessels, thymus, spleen, tonsils
  19. (organs) kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra
    (function) Elimination of wastes, electrolyte balance, acid-base balance, water balance
    Urinary System
  20. Digestive
    (function) digetsion of food, absorption of nutrients
    (organs) Mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, rectum, anal canal, teeth, salivary glands, tongue, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, appendix.
  21. (organs) Nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs.
    (function) exchange of gases in the lungs, regulation of acid-based balance.
    Respiratory System
  22. (organs) Gonads, testes and ovaries
    • Reproductive
    • (function) Survival of species, production of sex cells, fertilization, development, birth; nourishment of offspring, production of hormones.
  23. Hormones belong to which body system?
    Endocrine
  24. The spleen belongs to which body system?
    lymphatic
  25. which of the following is not an accessory organ of the female reproductive system?
    • Fallopian tubes
    • mammary glands
    • Gonads
    • vagina
  26. The largest and most complex structural units are?
    Organs
  27. An important function of the skeletal system is;
    formation of blood cells
  28. appendages of the integumentary system include all of the following except:
    • hormones
    • sweatglands
    • oil-producing glands
    • nails
  29. which of the following is not a primary organ of the digestive system?
    • Mouth
    • Liver
    • Esophagus
    • rectum
  30. One of the primary functions os the nervous system is:
    • Communication among body function
    • protection
    • regulation of acid-based balance
    • secretion of hormones
  31. which of the following is not an endocrine gland?
    • vas deferens
    • thymus
    • pineal
    • pituitary
  32. A structure made up of two or more kinds of tissues organized to perform a more complex function than any tissue alone is a/an:
    Organ
  33. Oil glands
    Integumentary
  34. Blood vessels
    circulatory
  35. Tonsils
    lymphatic
  36. Vas deferens
    Male reproductive
  37. Ureters
    Urinary
  38. Appendix
    digestive
  39. vulva
    female reproductive
  40. larynx
    respiratory
  41. brain
    nervous
  42. thyroid
    endocrine
  43. Inflammation of the appendix
    appendicitis
  44. vulva, penis, and scrotum
    genitalia
  45. heart and blood vessels
    cardiovascular
  46. subdivision of circulatory system
    lymphatic
  47. system of hormones
    endocrine
  48. waste product of kidneys
    urine
  49. Agent that causes change in the activity of a structure
    stimuli
  50. chemical secretion of enocrine system
    hormones
  51. gastrointestinal tract (abbreviation)
    G.I.
  52. specialized signal of nervous system (2 words)
    nerve impulse
  53. Skin
    integumentary
  54. testes and ovaries
    gonads
  55. undigested residue of digestion
    feces

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