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1

The study of the functions and activities performed by the body structures

physiology

2

What do human cells need to grow and reproduce

oxygen, nutrients, adequate temperatures, ability to eliminate waste

3

What type of tissue gives the body smoothness and contour?

adipose

4

What type of tissue is made up of neurons?

nerve tissue

5

What are functions of the skeletal system

lever system for movement, producing blood, shape and form, protection, calcium supply

6

Name a mineral stored mainly by the skeletal system?

Calcium

7

What type of muscle functions automatically and is found in the digestive system?

nonstriated

8

What is the movable attachment of the muscle called?

insertion

9

What part of the nervous system controls involuntary muscles?

autonomic nervous system

10

What part of the brain makes up the bulk of the brain?

cerebrum

11

What is the largest of the cranial nerves?

fifth cranial nerve