A spinal cord B cranial cavity C thoracic cavity D vertebral cavity Answer: C Section: 1. Marieb pursued her nursing education, which culminated in a Master of Science degree with a clinical specialization in gerontology from the University of Massachusetts. Questions repeat until the student can answer them all correctly and confidently. Spongy bone is open, airy, spiky and is composed of small, needlelike pieces of bone. The bones of the legs act as pillars to support the body trunk when we stand, and the rib cage supports the thoracic wall. A tissues B the gross structures of the body C cell chemistry D cells Answer: A Section: 1. A immune B lymphatic C muscular D nervous Answer: D Section: 1.
Answer: The integument cools the body through sweat while the muscular system warms the body by shivering. Answer: They prevent sudden severe changes within the body. She also enjoys competing in long-course triathlons and playing Irish flute down at the local pub. Making Connections questions appear in every chapter except Chapter 1 , and challenge students to relate different concepts across body systems and chapters. Recognizing the severe national shortage of nursing faculty, she underwrites the Nursing Scholars of the Future Grant Program at the university. Marieb has given generously to provide opportunities for students to further their education.
A it allows a common point of reference for body position to help communicate anatomical relationships B it provides the greatest circulation to the extremities C it allows diagrams within textbooks to display a greater surface area of the body with one simple diagram D it is the position most comfortable to hospital patients Answer: A Section: 1. Answer: His left upper arm Section: 1. Step 3 is bony callus formation. These sections discuss many common pathological conditions as a way of clarifying and illuminating normal body function. We provide digital files only. Instructors can now remove questions from Dynamic Study Modules to better fit their course.
D Gross anatomy: study of structures visible to the eye. New topics include Generation of an Action Potential and Cardiac Cycle. Hoehn provides financial support for students in the form of a scholarship that she established in 2006 for nursing students at Mount Royal University. Answer: responsiveness or excitability Section: 1. Pearson eText, optimized for mobile, seamlessly integrates videos and other rich media with the text andgives students access to their textbook anytime, anywhere.
While teaching at Holyoke Community College, where many of her students were pursuing nursing degrees, she developed a desire to better understand the relationship between the scientific study of the human body and the clinical aspects of the nursing practice. Relevant photos have been added to selected discussions for visual reinforcement. A digestion B responsiveness C growth D movement Answer: C Section: 1. Check out the for a complete list of features and what's new in this edition. Movement—the skeletal muscles, attached to bones by tendons, use the bones as levers to move the body and its parts. What is an epiphyseal plate and why is it significant to this situation? These are available as graded assignments prior to class and are accessible on smartphones, tablets, and computers. You are buying: Test Bank For Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology, 10 edition: Elaine N.
A microscopic B gross C systemic D developmental Answer: B Section: 1. Which of the following best illustrates the sequence of these stages? A Cytology: study of the structures in a particular region. We do not sell the textbook. They are part of a negative feedback mechanism regulating body temperature. Answer: The abdominal organs are the least protected in the body because they are not surrounded by a bony covering such as the ribs, pelvis, or cranium. Students can practice answering these questions on their own or in collaboration with classmates. C The contraction of smooth muscle in blood vessels vasoconstriction can reduce the flow of blood through the vessel.
B The immune system is closely associated with the lymphatic system. Answer: The walls of the abdominal cavity are formed only by trunk muscles and are not reinforced by bone. Continuity 27 The Reproductive System 28 Pregnancy and Human Development 29 Heredity About the Author s Elaine N. When not teaching, she likes to spend time outdoors with her husband and two sons. Maintenance of the Body 17 Blood 18 The Cardiovascular System: The Heart 19 The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels 20 The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid Organs and Tissues 21 The Immune System: Innate and Adaptive Body Defenses 22 The Respiratory System 23 The Digestive System 24 Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature Regulation 25 The Urinary System 26 Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance Unit 5.
As more osteoblasts and osteoclasts migrate into the area and multiply, fibrocartilage is gradually replaced by a callus of spongy bone the bony callus. Bones also serve as a storehouse for minerals, the most important being calcium and phosphorus. Unlike all other vertebra, atlas C1 has no body. Lordosis, or sway back, results in lumbar curvature exaggerated in the ventral anterior direction. In other words, describe how they work together.
Answer: The female pelvis: a. C Negative feedback mechanisms are functioning normally. Over the next few months, bony callus is remodeled in response to the mechanical stresses placed on it, so that it forms a strong, permanent patch at the fracture site. A The extremely thin tissue simple squamous epithelium of the lungs allows for the quick diffusion of respiratory gases into and out of the body. Diathroses are freely movable joints. C Organ systems operate independently of each other to maintain life.
A in the armpit B in the rectum C under the tongue D on the forehead Answer: A Section: 1. A nutrients, water, growth, and reproduction B nutrients, water, atmospheric pressure, and oxygen C nutrients, water, movement, and reproduction D water, atmospheric pressure, growth, and movement Answer: B Section: 1. C The cell-to-cell connections between heart cardiac muscle cells are strong. This fibrocartilage callus acts to splint the broken bone, closing the gap. By combining trusted author content with digital tools developed to engage students and emulate the office-hour experience, Mastering personalizes learning and improves results for each student.