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The study of the body

Anatomy

2

The study of body functions

Physiology

3

The study of disease

Pathology

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Which way are the palms facing in the anatomical position

Forward

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Another name for the front of the body

Anterior

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Another name for the back of the body

Posterior

7

What structure is made up of 2 or more tissues

An organ

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What is another name for the collar bone

Clavicle

9

Another name for the shoulder blade

Scapula

10

The lateral bone of the forearm

Radius

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Medial bone of the forearm

The ulna

12

What type of cells are undifferentiated

Stem cells

13

What produces bone matrix

Osteoblasts

14

What is the lower jawbone

The mandible

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What is the upper bone of the jaw

Maxilla

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Anatomical term for - towards the head

Superior

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Term for - Away from the head

Inferior

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Is the clavicle part of the Axial or Appendicular skeleton

Appendicular skeleton

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Is the sternum part of the Axial or Appendicular skeleton

Axial skeleton

20

Which bony landmark is most distal: head of the humerus, shaft of the humerus or the olecranon process of the ulna?

Olecranon process of the ulna

21

Where on the femur is the Linea Aspera

Posterior

22

What plane divides the body into unequal left and right portions

Parasaggital

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What plane divides the body into equal left and right portions

Midsaggital

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Is the humerus part of the shoulder?

No

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Is the ulna part of the shoulder girdle

No

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Is the clavicle part of the shoulder girdle

Yes

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What is another term for INSERTION

Distal

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What is another term for ORIGIN

Proximal

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What type of tissue is striated and voluntary

Skeletal muscle tissue

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Out of the 4 types of tissue which has cells that are packed tightly together

Epithelial tissue