Hm Book Ch 6: Human Anatomy And Physiology

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HM Book Ch 6: Human Anatomy And Physiology
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1.  Which chamber of the heart receives oxygenated blood from the lungs?
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2.  The thorax is formed by 12 ribs on each side and articulates posteriorly with the thoracic vertebrae.  The first set of ribs are attached to the manubrium, a flat irregular bone atop the sternum.  The first seven pairs of ribs are called "true ribs."  The remaining five pairs are called "false ribs" because their cartilages do not reach the sternum directly.  The eight, ninth, and tenth ribs are united by the cartlilages and joined to the ribs above.  The last two rib pairs, also known as "floating ribs," have no cartilaginous attachments to the sternum.
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3.  Which of the following bones IS NOT located in the middle ear
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4.  In each middle ear and located in the auditory ossicles are three small bones named the malleus (hammer), incus (anvil), and the _____________ (stirrup).  Their function is to transmit and amplify various vibrations to the ear drum and inner ear.
5.  Which substance is is combined with red blood cells to help them carry oxygen and carbon dioxide?
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6.  The approximate total capacity of the adult bladder is 750 ml.
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7.  In the digestive system, the chief function of cuboidal epithelial tissue is the secretion of digestive fluids and the absorption of nutrients from digested foods.
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8.  What term is given to the small, bean-shaped nodules of lymphatic tissues found in groups of two to fifteen along the course of the lymph vessels?  They are found in large groups in the following regions: cervical, axillary, inguinal, pelvic cavity, abdominal cavity, and thoracic cavity.  They vary in size and act as filters to remove bacteria and particles from the lymph stream.
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9.  Match the nerve with its description below
A. Sensory nerve
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B. Motor nerve
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C. Mixed nerve
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10.  The __________ is a small, dense, usually spherical body that controls the chemical reactions occuring within the cell.
11.  The interior of the heart is divided into two halves by a wall called the interventricular septum.  In each half is an upper chamber called the __________, which receives blood from the veins, and a lower chamber called the ventricle, which receives blood from the atrium and pumps it out into the arteries.
12.  Which of the following is NOT a sign or symptom of hyperthyroidism?
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13.  Which part of the eye lies in front of the lens?
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14.  Erythrocyte
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15.  Which of the following statements is FALSE about the liver?
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16.  Which cranial nerve controls the turning of the head from side to side, and shoulder shrugs against resistance?
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17.  The female sex hormone progesterone influences the development and maintenance of the female accessory sex organs and the secondary sex characteristics, and promotes changes in the mucous lining of the uterus (endometrium) during the menstrual cycle.
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18.  The interior of the heart is divided into two halves by a wall called the interventricular septum.  In each half is an upper chamber called the atrium, which receives blood from the veins, and a lower chamber called the ventricle, which receives blood from the atrium and pumps it out into the arteries. The openings between the chambers on each side of the heart are separated by flaps of tissue that act as valves to prevent backward flow of blood.  The valve on the right has three cusps and is called the tricuspid valve.  The valve on the left has two cusps and is called the bicuspid valve, but is sometimes also called the __________ valve.  The outlets of the ventricles are supplied with similar valves.  In the right ventricle, the pulmonary valve is at the origin of the pulmonary artery.  In the left ventricle, the aortic valve is at the origin of the aorta.
19.  Which of the following is the correct description of the scapula?
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20.  Which of the following muscles is the longest muscle in the body?
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21.  Which of the following terms refers to the second of the seven cervical vertebrae?
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22.  Which of the following terms refers to the vertebrae in the neck?
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23.  Secretions from the prostate gland make up what percentage of total semen volume?
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24.  The term "_________" refers to a disease that is characterized by delayed clotting of the blood and consequent difficulty in controlling hemorrhages.
25.  Which of the following terms refers to a disease that is characterized by delayed clotting of the blood and consequent difficulty in controlling hemorrhages?
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