Chapter17 Flashcards Preview

Health8 > Chapter17 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chapter17 Deck (22):
1

Reproductive cell from the female that joins with the sperm cell

Egg cell

2

Cell from the male that enters the body

Sperm cell

3

Pear shaped organ

Uterus

4

Developing organization from fertilization to about 8 weeks. Of development

Embryo

5

Developing organization from the end of the eighth week until birth

Fetus

6

Thick rich tissue

Placenta

7

Connects the mothers placenta to the fetus

Umbilical cord

8

Threadlike structure found within the nuclear of a cell

Chromosomes

9

Basic units of heredity

Genes

10

Disorder caused partly or completely by genes

Genetic Disorder

11

Sum of a persons surroundings

Environment

12

Steps taken to provide Heath for pregnant females

Prenatal care

13

Events that need to happen in order to grow.

Developmental tasks

14

The joining together of a male sperm cell and a female sperm cell

Fertilization

15

1First years of life

Infancy

16

Children between ages of one through three.

Toddlers

17

Children between ages 3-5

Preschoolers

18

Time where you start developing physical characteristics

Puberty

19

Aged measured in years

Chronological age

20

Age determined by how ell your body parts are working

Biological

21

Age measured by your life style

Social age

22

Abnolities present at birth

Birth defects