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Define Anatomy

Studies the form and structure of the body

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Define Physiology

Examines how the body functions

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Define Metabolism

All the Anabolic and Catabolic reactions that happen in the body

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Anabolic Reaction

Smaller molecules being combined into larger more complex substances.
*Uses Energy*

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Catabolic Reaction

Larger more complex substances being broken down into smaller molecules
*Releases Energy*

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Properties Common to ALL living organisms

Order
Reproduction and Growth
Energy processing
Response to stimuli
Adaptation

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Anatomical Position

Upright Stance
Feet parallel and flat on the floor
Upper limbs at side
Palms face out
Head is level
Eyes forward

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Levels of Structural Organization

Chemical
Cell
Tissue
Organ
Organ System
Organism

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Axial Region

Head
Thorax
Abdomen
Pelvic
*Anything that isnt an appendage*

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Appendicular Region

Appendages

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Frontal Plane

Divides body into front and back

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Transverse Plane

Divides the body into head and feet

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Mid Sagittal Plane

Divides the body symetrically left and right

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Sagittal Plane

Divides the body left and right

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Oblique Plane

Divides the body diagnally