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Chapter 6 Biology 1

The wearing away of soil by wind and water: Soil erosion The layer of the atmosphere that absorbs ultraviolet light Ozone A resource that can regenerate and is there before replaceable Renewable A mixture of chemicals that occurs as a haze in the atmosphere Smog A way of using resources at a rate that does […]

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Ch. 7, 8, 9 Physiology

Ch. 7 – Theories of Behavior Change Changing behavior is challenging because so many factors play an important role: *readiness for change *motivation *ability *perceived self-efficacy *scheduling/peer influence Why is Theory important? * A theory is a frame-work that describes how and why behavior changes for a given population in a particular setting * Grounding […]

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Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Biomechanics

question Exercise Physiology answer The study of the effects of exercise on the body – Examines adaptations & responses to: 1. Muscular system 2. Respiration 3. Nervous system 4. Circulatory system question Exercise Physiologist’s Job Tasks answer – Analysis, improvement, and maintenance of health & fitness – Rehabilitation of heart disease and other diseases and/or […]

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Chapter 1 – Anatomy & Physiology

question Anatomy answer -The scientific discipline that investigates the STRUCTURE of the body. -Defined as the dissection of the body to study the structure, position, and interrelation of its various parts. -Includes: structure, organization, development, and function of body parts. question Systemic Anatomy answer the study of the body by systems question Regional Anatomy answer […]

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Muscle Physiology- Skeletal Muscle Fatigue

question Skeletal Muscle Fatigue Common Definition answer Reduction in Physical performance question Skeletal Muscle Fatigue Physiology Definition answer Failure to maintain the required or expected force question Fatigue for Isometric Contractions answer Decrease in force question Fatigue for Isotonic Contractions answer Decease in contractile response decrease in force decrease in velocity of shortening decrease in […]

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EMT-B: Skeletal Anatomy

question Cervical Vertebrae answer Label the structure indicated in red. question Thoracic Vertebrae answer Label the structure indicated in red. question Lumbar Vertebrae answer Label the structure indicated in red. question Sacral Vertebrae answer Label the structure indicated in the circle. question Coccyx Vertebrae answer Label the structure indicated in the circle. question Frontal Bone […]

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BIO201 Anatomy and Physiology Paradise Valley Community College Test 1 Terms

question Apical answer Detonating location towards or on the surface. question Basal answer Detonating location away from the surface. question Simple squamous epithelium answer A single layer of flat cells in contact with the basal lamina of the epithelium. Is relatively permeable to facilitate gas exchange and filtration. question Simple cuboidal epithelium answer A single […]

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Human Physiology Body Orientation and Direction; Body Planes and Sections; and Body Cavities

question sagittal plane answer vertical, divides the body into right and left parts that are unequal question Transverse answer What is the name for a plane that runs horizontally and divides the body into superior and inferior parts? question coronal plane answer divides the body into anterior and posterior parts question Superior answer Above This […]

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Chap 20: PNS – Snow College Anatomy

question What are cranial nerves? answer Nerves that extend from the brain. question How many cranial nerves are there? answer 12 pairs question What is the name and number of the first cranial nerve? answer I Olfactory question What is the function of the first cranial nerve? answer Sensory function: olfaction question What openings in […]

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College Anatomy & Physiology: Chapter 7 – Bones of the Skull

question What are the divisions of the skeleton? answer -Axial -Appendicular question What is the axial skeleton? answer It’s the bony and cartilaginous parts of the skeleton that support and/ or protect the neck, head, and trunk. question What does the axial skeleton include? answer -Skull -Hyoid Bone -Vertebral Column -Thoracic Cage question How many […]

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Spring 2016 Fullerton College Anatomy 250 (Muscles)

question Lateral rectus answer ORIGIN: annulus of Zinn at the orbital apex INSERTION: 7 mm temporal to the limbus ACTION: abduction of the eyeball ANTAGONIST: medial rectus question Medial rectus answer ORIGIN: annulus of Zinn at the orbital apex INSERTION: 5.5 mm medial to the limbus ACTION: adduction of the eyeball ANTAGONIST: lateral rectus question […]

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Harper College Muscles and Heart Anatomy

question Orbicularis oculi answer question Zygomaticus major answer question Orbicularis oris answer question Buccinator answer question Masseter answer question Temporalis answer question Platysma answer question Sternocleidomastoid answer question Sternohyoid answer question Sternohyoid answer question Levator Labii Superioris answer … question Levator Palpebrae Superioris answer … question A. Aortic Arch answer question A. Aortic Valve *Prevents […]

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Physiology Final CNI college

question Angiogenesis answer the process of forming new blood vessels question end stage renal disease answer Chronic kidney failure requiring dialysis or transplant GFR decreases to less than 5% of normal 40% of cases are a complication of DM question normal fasting blood glucouse level answer 70-110 mg/dl question Kupffer cells answer Name the macrophages […]

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Chap 21: ANS – Snow College Anatomy

question What part of the vertebrate nervous system innervates smooth and cardiac muscle and glandular tissues and governs involuntary, vital functions? answer The autonomic nervous system question By this definition the ANS is purely motor. It is regulated in large part by somatic and visceral sensory input, but these sensory inputs are not conducted by […]

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College Anatomy & Physiology: Chapter 11 – The Nervous System Part 1

question What does the CNS consist of? answer -Brain -Spinal cord question What does the PNS consist of? answer -Nerves that connect the CNS to the rest of the body -Afferent sensory nerves -Efferent motor nerves question What are the efferent parts of the PNS? answer -Autonomic nervous system (ANS) -Somatic Nervous System question What […]

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Anatomy & Physiology Chapter 20 The Heart

question Heart answer the pump in the cardiovascular system that distributes blood for all functions and to all tissues in the body question Cardiology answer the study of the heart and the diseases associated with it question Heat Beats answer 100,000 times per day, 35 million times a year question Heart Volume answer 5 liters/min […]

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Anatomy ch.1

question etymology answer (etymo: true meaning) the study of word origins, and it can help you remember difficult terms. Knowing the etymology of a structure’s name may reveal something about the structure’s shape, location, or function question etiology answer (etio: cause) sounds like etymology but is the study of the causes of diseases question Biology […]

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Anatomy Terms

question Developmental Anatomy answer studying structural changes from conception to adulthood question Embryology answer the study of changes from conception to the end of the eighth week of development question Cytology answer the study of cellular structure question Histology answer studies the anatomical structure of tissues question Gross Anatomy answer the study of structures that […]

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anatomy & physiology midterm study guide

question anatomy answer the study of the structure of the human body question cytology answer study of individual cells from the body question histology answer study of tissues from the body question physiology answer the study of the jobs and functions of the human body question How are anatomy and physiology related? answer Physiology is […]

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Human Anatomy and Physiology Nervous System Study Guide

question List the three major functions of the nervous system. answer 1) Sensations (sensory input) 2) Interpretation (Integration of info) 3) Response (commands responses) question Nervous system subdivision that is composed of the brain and spinal cord. answer Central Nervous System (CNS) question Subdivision of the PNS that controls voluntary activities such as the activation […]

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Introduction Anatomy

question Gluteal answer Buttocks question Lumbar answer Lower back, between the ribs and pelvis question Femoral answer Thigh question Oral answer Mouth question Pedal answer Foot question EMT answer Emergency Medical Technician question Costal answer Ribs question Abdominal answer Between the thorax and pelvis question Podiatry answer Care and treatment of the feet question Ophthalmology […]

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