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1

The principle way that the body loses heat is by

infrared radiation

2

The outer membranous covering of a bone is referred to as the

periosteum

3

Functions of the human skin include

synthesizes chemicals, a reservoir for blood, protects from chemicals in the environment, regulates body temp

4

Major types of tissue include

connective, muscle, nervous, and epithelial

5

normal body temp is approximately

98 degrees F

6

Keratinized cells form

skin and fingernails

7

Symphysis type joints

between anterior tips of coxal bones and between vertabrae

8

Integument refers to

the outer body covering of an organism

9

One Flat bone can be

floating ribs

10

The triceps brachii acting on the ulna

extension of the elbow

11

Sebaceous glands are

holocrine glands

12

The joint at the distal end of the tibia and fibula is what structural type of joint, and what specifically

fibrous, syndesmosis

13

The number of bones in a baby's cranium is

9

14

Crystals of uric acid deposit in the joint, often in the big toe, treated by diet

Gout

15

The rings of the bone around the Haversian Canals are called

lamellae

16

The layer of the skin consisting primarily of living cells

Stratum Spinosum and Stratum Basale

17

Not an organ

cardiac muscle

18

Tissue found in the stomach?

simple columnar epithelium and smooth muscle

19

What can be the depression of a joint

opening your mouth

20

smooth muscle tissue is

involuntary, and nonstriated

21

a function of some neuroglial cells

Engulfing and destroying bacteria and viruses

22

What is true about skin color

White people have the same number of melanocytes as black people

23

What epithelial mainly lines the urinary bladder

Transitional

24

Name a bone that can be found in the appendicular skeleton

Femur

25

What is one reason someone would get osteoporosis

Insufficient daily exercise

26

If a women lifts her toes to paint her toenails, she makes what movment of her foot?

dorsiflexion

27

separations of the dermis and the epidermis are referred to as

blisters

28

Cells that live inside cartilage

chondrocytes

29

scientifically correct term for shortening a muscle

contraction

30

Which can be formed from mesenchyme

hyaline cartilage

31

What glandular type would have sac shaped groups of cells which do the secreting and ducts which do not branch

Simple Alveolar Glands

32

What type of tissue has triangular shaped nuclei with pink fibers in various shapes

dense irregular connective tissue