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1

Which of the following terms describes the anatomical position?
A. eyes forward
B. feet together
C. palms forward
D. All of the above
E. A & C

E. A & C
eyes forward, palms forward

2

What term means towards the head?

caudal

3

What term refers to bending at a joint, usually toward the ventral surface?

flexion

4

The main function of epithelial tissue is ____

protection

5

Where in the body would you find smooth muscle tissue?
A. heart
B. digestive tract
C. blood vessels
D. both B & C

D. digestive tract and blood vessels

6

What is the sheet-like membrane that surrounds organs, and maybe dense or filmy, thin or thick?
A. viscera
B. fascia
C. cilia
D. cartilage

B. Fascia

7

The CNS includes:
A. brain
B. spine
C. peripheral nerves
D. A & B

D. brain and spine