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A plane dividing the body into upper and lower portion is called?
Transverse
Connective tissue
Supports the body structure
Ceruminouse glands are found in the:
Ear
Membranes are a special class of
Tissue
Epithelial tissue
Covers and lines various parts of the body
Which movement decreases the size of an angle?
Flexion
Homeostasis means?
Uninformity of the internal environment
Cytology is the study of?
Cells
One of the most widely distributed of all tissue; contains collagenous and elastic fibers:
Loose ordinary connective tissue
This gland secretes sebum.
Sebaceous
Which major body cavity consists of the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities?
Anterior
What is true of serous membraines?
Lines the cavities that do not open to the exterior of the body
The cords of fibrous tissue that connect bone to bone
Ligaments
The study of cellular function:
Physiology
The sagittal plane divides the human body into its _____.
Left and right parts
The epigastric region of the abdomen is located in the____ part of the abdomen
Upper-middle
The trachea is an important part of the _____ .
Respiratory system
The body consists of an organized arrangement of the smallest biological units that can maintain life and reproduce. These units are called?
Cells
In the human body, an organization of different kinds of organs arranged so they can perform complex function is called a/an_____ .
System
The humerus is located in the:
Appendicular skeleton
The diffusion of water through the selectively permeable membrane is called______ .
Osmosis
The tissue that functions as an insulating material to preserve body heat is _______ .
Adipose
Which of the following is composed primarily of dense fibrous tissue
Muscles
Osteoblasts are
Bone-forming cells
A muscle located on the anterior suface of the leg is:
Rectus femoris
The type of membrane that lines cavities or passageways of the body that open to the exterior:
Mucous
The pheripheral nervous system consists of the:
Cranial nerves, spinal nerves, autonomic nerves, and ganglia
The thoracic cavity is lined by a type of serous membrane called ________ .
Pleura
Which of the following glands functions as a temperature regulator for the body?
Sweat gland
Exocrine glands differ from endocrine glands because they______ .
Secrete material into ducts
The color of the skin becomes darker when exposed to sunlight primarily because of a substance found in the epidermis called ?
Melanin
The inner layer of the human skin is called?
Dermis
The pharynx is a part of the gastrointestinal tract, which is located in the:
Neck
Stimulation of superficial receptors initiates sensation of:
Touch
The central nervous system consist of:
The brain and spinal cord
The medulla oblongata is a part of the:
Brain stem
The bone moved by the contraction of a muscle is the:
Insertion bone
The system of the human body that fuctions as an air distributor and gas exchanger is the _______ system.
Respiratory
The flow of blood through a closed circuit is called?
Circulation
The cell responsible for clotting is?
Platelets
An example of a posterior muscle is?
Infraspinatus
Which of the following is a muscle found in the forearm?
Brachioradialis
A hollow or depression in a bone is a:
Fossa
Articulations are______ between bones
Joints
This muscle participates in arm rotation?
Infraspinatus
Uncoordinated contraction of cardiac muscle is called:
Fibrillation
The medullary cavity?
Is filled with fatty marrow and formed by osteoclasts
The most superficial muscle in the glutes is?
Gluteus maximus
The bone which comprise the shoulder girdle are the:
Clavicles & scapula
Which muscle produces dorsiflexion?
Tibialis anterior
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