Chapter 4, 5, 6 Review

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Chapter 4,5,6 Review


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  • 1. 
    All of the following are functions of the integumentary system except:
    • A. 

      Protection

    • B. 

      Reception of environmental Stimuli

    • C. 

      Regulation of Temperature

    • D. 

      Manufacture of Vitamin C

  • 2. 
    The result of all chemical and physical reactions in the body that are necessary to sustain life is called:
    • A. 

      Anabolism

    • B. 

      Cannibalism

    • C. 

      Catabolism

    • D. 

      Metabolism

  • 3. 
    The fundamental unit of the nervous system is the
    • A. 

      Alveoli

    • B. 

      Meningies

    • C. 

      Neuron

    • D. 

      Pharynx

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is a nervous system disorder?
    • A. 

      Hepatitis

    • B. 

      Multiple Sclerosis

    • C. 

      Nephritis

    • D. 

      Pruritis

  • 5. 
    This is the "Master Gland" of the endocrine system
    • A. 

      Pineal

    • B. 

      Pituitary

    • C. 

      Thymus

    • D. 

      Thyroid

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a function of the urinary system?
    • A. 

      Maintain electrolyte balance

    • B. 

      Produce heat

    • C. 

      Receive environmental stimuli

    • D. 

      Remove carbon dioxide from the body

  • 7. 
    Which system does the heart belong to?
    • A. 

      Respiratory

    • B. 

      Circulatory

    • C. 

      Endocrine

    • D. 

      Digestive

  • 8. 
    This gland produces the fight or flight hormone:
  • 9. 
    The gallbladder stores:
  • 10. 
    The rapid plasma regain (RPR) test is a diagnostic test of the following body system:
  • 11. 
    A hormone that increases metabolism is:
  • 12. 
    Which of the following is a disorder of the urinary system?
    • A. 

      Cystitis

    • B. 

      Renal Failure

    • C. 

      Uremia

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 13. 
    The medical term for elevated blood sugar is:
  • 14. 
    All of the following are functions of the muscular system except:
    • A. 

      Storing calcium

    • B. 

      Producing heat

    • C. 

      Maintaining posture

    • D. 

      Providing movement

  • 15. 
    T4 and TSH are abbreviations for tests that measure the function of this gland:
  • 16. 
    This body system is responsible for releasing hormones directly into the blood stream:
  • 17. 
    Which body system controls and coordinates the activities of all the other body systems?
  • 18. 
    Wasting or decrease in size of a muscle due to inactivity is called:
  • 19. 
    A sample for fibrin degradation products (FDP) testing would be sent to which department?
  • 20. 
    Hepatitis means:
  • 21. 
    What word means controlling blood flow?
  • 22. 
    A disease characterized by an abnormally decreased red blood cell count is:
  • 23. 
    Hemostasis refers to: