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What is homeostasis?

The body's ability to regulate its inner environment's stability and respond to changes in the outside environment.

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What is homeostasis?

The body's ability to regulate its inner environment's stability and respond to changes in the outside environment.

3

What is homeostasis?

The body's ability to regulate its inner environment's stability and respond to changes in the outside environment.

4

What is conduction?

A form of heat exchange in which heat transfers from a warmer object to a cooler object through direct contact.

5

What is convection?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a gas or a liquid moves past the surface of an object.

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What is radiation?

A form of heat exchange in which energy is transmitted in waves through space.

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What is evaporation?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a liquid converts to gas.

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List the 5 parts of the "Rule of Threes".

1. 3 minutes without oxygen
2. 3 hours without shelter
3. 3 days without water
4. 3 weeks without food
5. 3 months without human contact

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What are the five modes of disease transmission?

1. Direct Contact
2. Indirect Contact
3. Airborne Transmission
4. Ingestions
5. Vector-Borne transmission

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What are standard precautions?

The practice of protecting yourself from bodily substances.

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What are PPEs?

Personal protective equipment including gloves, mask, safety-glasses, and gown.

12

What is conduction?

A form of heat exchange in which heat transfers from a warmer object to a cooler object through direct contact.

13

What is convection?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a gas or a liquid moves past the surface of an object.

14

What is radiation?

A form of heat exchange in which energy is transmitted in waves through space.

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What is evaporation?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a liquid converts to gas.

16

List the 5 parts of the "Rule of Threes".

1. 3 minutes without oxygen
2. 3 hours without shelter
3. 3 days without water
4. 3 weeks without food
5. 3 months without human contact

17

What are the five modes of disease transmission?

1. Direct Contact
2. Indirect Contact
3. Airborne Transmission
4. Ingestions
5. Vector-Borne transmission

18

What are standard precautions?

The practice of protecting yourself from bodily substances.

19

What are PPEs?

Personal protective equipment including gloves, mask, safety-glasses, and gown.

20

What is conduction?

A form of heat exchange in which heat transfers from a warmer object to a cooler object through direct contact.

21

What is convection?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a gas or a liquid moves past the surface of an object.

22

What is radiation?

A form of heat exchange in which energy is transmitted in waves through space.

23

What is evaporation?

A form of heat exchange that occurs when a liquid converts to gas.

24

List the 5 parts of the "Rule of Threes".

1. 3 minutes without oxygen
2. 3 hours without shelter
3. 3 days without water
4. 3 weeks without food
5. 3 months without human contact

25

What are the five modes of disease transmission?

1. Direct Contact
2. Indirect Contact
3. Airborne Transmission
4. Ingestions
5. Vector-Borne transmission

26

What are standard precautions?

The practice of protecting yourself from bodily substances.

27

What are PPEs?

Personal protective equipment including gloves, mask, safety-glasses, and gown.