Homeostasis And Basic Structure

57 Questions | Total Attempts: 39

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Homeostasis Quizzes & Trivia

Covers tissues, glands, and organ systems. Environments, feedback, and other things.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    __________ is the science of body function.
  • 2. 
    In the extracellular matrix, _____ provides strength and the ability to resist stretching.
  • 3. 
    ______ initiate and transmit electrical signals.
  • 4. 
    Muscle tissues are divided into ____, _____, and ______.
  • 5. 
    Fat, bone, and blood are examples of __________ tissues.
  • 6. 
    _______ tissues are divided into galnds and epithelia.
  • 7. 
    ________ is considered anything outside the epithelial layer.
  • 8. 
    _____ is considered connective tissue because it provides avenues of communication throughout the body.
  • 9. 
    Homeostasis is kept in range by
    • A. 

      Composition

    • B. 

      Volume

    • C. 

      Blood pressure

    • D. 

      Temperature

    • E. 

      Polarity

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is false about endocrine glands?
    • A. 

      Adrenal glands

    • B. 

      Secrete hormones

    • C. 

      Use the bloodstream

    • D. 

      Uses ducts

    • E. 

      Pituitary glands

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is false about exocrine glands?
    • A. 

      Sweat glands

    • B. 

      Uses ducts

    • C. 

      Epithelial tissue

    • D. 

      Salivary glands

    • E. 

      Pituitary glands

  • 12. 
    _________ consist of cells having similar function and structure.
  • 13. 
    Which of the following is not a function of connective tissues?
    • A. 

      Tendons anchoring muscle to bone

    • B. 

      Ligaments connecting bones together

    • C. 

      Supporting the body

    • D. 

      Covers skin and lines hollow organs

    • E. 

      Providing avenues of communication

  • 14. 
    ECF is divided into _______, the fluid portion of blood, and _____.
  • 15. 
    ____ muscle tissue pumps blood.
  • 16. 
    _______ tissue covers skin and lines hollow organs, with the internal cavity called _____.
  • 17. 
    _____ muscle tissue moves bones.
  • 18. 
    ________ is located within the cells, and is rich in ______.
  • 19. 
    ________ system provides communication through hormones in the bloodstream.
  • 20. 
    Which of the following is incorrectly matched?
    • A. 

      Radiation- heat from fire

    • B. 

      Evaporation- sweat

    • C. 

      Conduction- metal on skin

    • D. 

      Filtration- internal heat

    • E. 

      Convection- wind

  • 21. 
    _______ is the immediate environment of most of the body's cells, and is considered the same as ______.
  • 22. 
    ________ is the volume of water contained in within outer epithelial layer.
  • 23. 
    ____ system protect body from the external environment.
  • 24. 
    _____ muscle tissue controls movement through hollow tubes and organs.
  • 25. 
    In the extracellular matrix, _____ are long, fibrous proteins.