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Parts of the Body Parts of the body that you use to run.. Part of the body that has the face.. Parts of the body that moves when you breathe.. Parts of the body that you use to walk.. parts of the body that you use to hug.. Easy
Skeleton Most superior part of the body. Also known as the skull. the anterior opening of the mandible. Located on the inferior end of the humerus on either side. Superior to the scapula. Also known as the collar bone. Contains five vertebrae.. Hard
Digestive System relating to the small intestine. surgery to form a new opening in the ileum. suffix that means abnormal condition. instrument to cut the esophagus. prefix that means under, below. Hard
Muscle Types and Tissue Human muscular system Only found in the heart, this muscle never tires despite continual contractions. This involuntary type of muscle tissue is found internally, like in the digestive system. Skeletal muscles are this type of tissue meaning striped because of their appearance. A type of muscle that is controlled by the central nervous system without conscious thought. Connective tissue that connects bone to bone. Hard
Surgical Imaging a nurse specifically trained to assist surgeons in the operating room and are part of the sterile team. A substance used to enhance the representation of structures within the body during medical imaging . a hollow flexible tube for insertion into a body cavity or vessels to allow the passage of fluids or open up a passageway.. a protective garment worn by anyone in the operating room. A team member in the operating room that is not allowed within the sterile field. Very Difficult
Axial Division of the Skeletal System Made up of 26 bones includes the and the coccyx. Largest vertebrae; supports weight . Used for muscle attachment; mandible is the largest . Connects the parietal and temporal bones. Allows to shake our heads 'No'. Hard
The Digestive System works with the small intestine . the stomach kills a lot of ___ _______ . provides bile. the core of your health . ______ will help push down the food . Big
Musculature neck muscle involved in movement of the head . overstretching and possible tearing of muscle . bone tissue forming where it should not. ligament pulled from the bone, taking bone with it. flexing or bending part of the body . Hard
Digestion It plays an essential role in converting the food we eat into fuel for the body's cells. used for tearing food. act of chewing. mass of food. bacteria may also cause severe anemia or kidney failure. Big
The Cranial Nerves smile. plulling for you. gag me with a spoon!. Double your pleasure. supplied by hypoglossal nerve. Hard
DNA Franklin and Wilson used ______to study DNA. a molecule made of a nitrogen base, a sugar, and a phosphate group. There are _____ nitrogen bases. Chnage in nucleotide sequence of a gene. Segements of DNA that are not part of genes are sometimes called ______ DNA. Hard
Autonomic Nervous System background continuous autonomic activity. drug that simulates or mimics the activation of the sympathetic nervous system . control heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, digestion, breathing, elimination, and pupillary reflex. a single organ most often receives fibers from both divisions of the ANS. the second of two main types of adrenergic receptors . Hard
Glands of the Endocrine system Produces insulin and glucagon, which control glucose metabolism. Makes parathormone, which helps keep calcium and phosphate levels normal. Makes hormones that help immune system develop, and produces T-cells. Makes Melatonin, which controls sleep cycles.. Produces estrogen and makes eggs in females. Hard
Cells Makes plants food. Makes up all living things. Transports materials out of the cells. The type of cell we are made up of. Protects the Nucleolus. Hard
Cell Cycle Regulation Same as Cyclin. Times in the cell cycle where conditions of cell are assessed. Cell makes sure DNA is replicated correctly and not damaged. Restriction point, cell assesses readiness to sythesise DNA. Most important. Cell checks for proper alignment of chromosomes at the equatorial plate. Hard
Digestive System Converts food into energy. Connects desending colon to rectum. Useless. Absorbs electrolytes. Breaks food further down. Hard
The Brain elevated ridges of the cerebrum that provides more surface area for thousands of neurons. an area of the diencephalon which functions as a relay station for sensory impulses (recognition of pleasant or unpleasant). auditory area of the cerebrum. mass of gray matter the extends the entire length of the brain stem that plays a role in consciousness and the awake/sleep cycles. large fiber tract that connects the cerebral hemispheres and allows the hemispheres to communicate with one another. Big
The Lymphatic System a lymphatic organ that is filled with maturing T cells. . the small, oval structures occurring along lymphatic vessels that cleanse lymph care called _____. . the lymphatic organ that filters blood is the _____.. the _____ returns lymph from upper body and right side of the body to the right subclavian vein. . the fluid that is inside lymphatic vessels is called _____. . Big
Body Systems The Skeleton Skull. Ribs. Heel Bone. Lower Jaw. Thigh Bone. Big
Genetics study of heredity. a specific characteristic of an individual . one of a number of different forms of a gene. two different alleles for a particular gene. used to predict probable combinations of alleles. Hard
Muscular System Use Your Vocabulary Terms to Complete the Puzzle Acute infection caused by the tetanus bacterium- lockjaw. Motor neuron and all the muscle fibers it innervates. Sudden, violent, involuntary contraction of a muscle or group of muscles. Structural and functional unit of a myofibril. An overstretching or overexertion of some muscles. Hard
Skeletal System Most plentiful mineral in bones. Disease that causes bone tissue to become thin. Where two or more bones connect. Connective tissue found in the nose and ear. Joint found in the skull. Hard
Digestive System Please complete the crossword puzzle below. Secretes insulin and glucagon. The act of chewing. This part of the digestive tract is susceptible to infection due to fecal material entering, but not being able to drain out. Secretes heparin. This phase of digestion occurs when food is taken into the body via the mouth. Hard
The Central Nervous System Sense of smell.. Estraocular eye movements , eye lid elevation, pupil contraction lens shape.. Makes alll facial expressions , lip alteration, taste on anterior of tounge, controls tears and saliva.. Sense of sight.. eye movement downward and upward.. Older Children
The Muscular System Use your vocabulary definitions to complete the puzzle. Connective tissue surrounding a muscle.. A motor neuron and all the muscle cells it stimulates.. Ability to stretch.. The smallest contractile unit of a muscle cell.. Fibrous sheet connecting a muscle to the part it moves.. Very Difficult
Facials light, countinuous stroking. improves the condition of the skin. Disended capillaries. removal of comedones. kneading movement. Hard
Pregnancy Complete the crossword below fluid-filled sac that contains and protects a fetus in the womb. early stages of development in the womb. one of a pair of twins who develop from a single fertilized ovum. cell produced by the union of two gametes. threadlike structure of nucleic acids and protein found in the nucleus of most living cells. Adult
Ehrlich- Nervous System Nervous System lower level of consciousness marked by listlessness, drowsiness, and apathy. excessive fear of close spaces. slowly progressive decline in mental abilities. burning or prickling sensation. persistent , severe burning pain. Hard
Genetics & Heredity The study of heredity and the variation of inherited characteristics.. A distinguishing quality or characteristic.. A pair of genes where one is dominant and one is recessive.. The passing on of physical or mental characteristics from one generation to the next. . The set of observable characteristics of an individual resulting from the interaction of its genotype with the environment. . Hard
The Lung Parts The red liquid that carries oxygen and carbon dioxide around the body is called, _________.. The primary opening for respiratory system.. These are tiny sacs within our lungs.. The two main branches/tubes of the trachea are called __________________.. We breathe this type of oxygen out.. Big
Broken Bones & Dislocations a shell, made from plaster, which immobilises anatomical structures while they heal (plaster...). weak or loose. diagonal. insensible. orthopaedic device that supports a part of the body in correct position (plastic...). Big
Heart of Science what is the name of the valve that prevent backflow of blood into the right atrium when the right ventricle contracts? (9). this structure connects the cusps of the AV valves to the ventricles (7,8). pointy region of the heart (4). the heart is composed of this type of muscle (7). how many chambers does the heart have? (4). Hard
Cognition Dysfunction or loss of memory, orientation, attention. refers to individual appetite, sleep and energy level. Higher thinking process that allows flexibility, adaptability, and goal directedness. inability to realistically solve ordinary problems of daily living. basis for cognitive assessment and includes general appearance, behavior, and cognitive functions. Big
The Lung Parts The red liquid that carries oxygen and carbon dioxide around the body is called, _________.. These are tiny sacs within our lungs.. The two main branches/tubes of the trachea are called __________________.. We breathe this type of oxygen out.. A gas everyone breathes in.. Adult
Endocrine Glands Guess the different glands of the endocrine system Also part of the digestive system, the ____ makes insulin and glucagon, which control glucose levels. Located in chest. Makes T cells which defend body.. Buried deep in the brain. Controls cycle of sleep, temperature, reproduction, and aging. Makes estrogen and eggs. Located above kidneys. Makes 30 hormones that control carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolisms and water and salt levels. Big
Cellular Respiration _____ means withour oxygen.. In glycolosis, how many ATP molocules are created?. The_____ _____ is one of the main stages in aerobic respiration.. When pyruvate enters the mitochondria, _____ _____ is removed.. In Energy Generation, ATP adds and takes away Phosphate.. Hard
Cognition A syndrome characterized by dysfunction or loss of memory, orientation, attention, language, judgment and reasoning. higher thinking processes that allow for flexibility, adaptability, and goal directness . Inability for an individual to perform normal daily activities required to meet basic needs without assistance . Forms the basis for cognitive assessment and includes general appearance, behavior and cognitive function. Broadly refers to the retention and recall of past experiences and learning. Hard
Cellular Respiration How many ATP molecules are made in glycolysis. Producing ATP in the presence of Oxygen . An enzyme that makes ATP when hydrogens are rushing through. Second step of cellular respiration. How many ATP are produced by the Kreb cycle for each molecule of glucose?. Hard
The Human Brain cells that maintain the homeostasis of the neuron. elevated ridges of the brain. relay station for messages to sensory cortex. abbreviation for central nervous system. axons that connect the two hemispheres of the brain. Hard
Cell This organelle is like a solar panel, using the sun's energy to produce needs.. This is like a shopping mall, made up of many different stores.. This organelle is like a post office. The shipments have to be packaged and then sent to their destination.. This type of cell is much like earth, with different states, countries and continents working together to make a living.. This organelle is like the air traffic control center, controlling where planes go.. Hard
Nervous System method by which neurotransmitter leave the presynaptic membrane. responsible for black and white vision. behavior as a result of genetics. tubular, coiled, and fluid filled structure. breaks down acetylcholine back into acetyl and choline. Hard
Memory the disruptive effect of new learning on the recall of old information. having to do with auditory stimuli. proposed that short-term memory can retain about seven information bits. the processing of information into the memory system. an increase in a cell's firing potential after brief, rapid stimulation . Hard
Your Sense Organs body parts with special jobs. sense organ that can smell. may cause harm. pathways. avoid injury. Big
The Bronze Bow restrein. fresh growth. to obtain awareness or understanding. eturning aside. kitchen is a ship. Big
NYT Best Sellers Booklist according to Barnes and Nobles for the Week of Jan 8, 2017 movie tie in book made from a work previously published as Stories of Your Life and Others. Rowling is at it again with a two part work - Harry Potter and the. a cookbook by Anthony Bourdain. the musical script for those not broadway bound. non-fiction written by the Boss. Hard
Heart the fluid that circulates in the principal vascular system of human beings.. a vein conveying oxygenated blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart.. two large veins discharging blood into the right atrium of the heart.. the two lower chambers on each side of the heart that receive blood from the atrium and in turn force it into the arteries.. a colorless, odorless, incombustible gas, present in the atmosphere and formed during respiration.. Big
Digestive System Salivary amylase uses ______________ digestion . When fat enters the duodenum a hormone is released . One of the accessory organ is _____________. breakdown small polypeptides into amino acids . The gall bladder use _______ to emulsifies fats . Hard
Parts of the Eye Vitreous . Back part of the eye. Contains light-receptors called robs and cones. It also converts light waves into electrical signals. . Colored part of the eye. It is a circular shaped muscle that controls the size of the pupil.. Black hole in the iris. Light enters the eye through the opening. . Located behind the pupil. Allows you to see objects that are near and far. . Older Children
Human Body Complete crossword puzzle a specialized bodily fluid that supplies essential substances and nutrients.. system of sex organs within an organism which work together for the purpose of sexual reproduction. . any of the fine threadlike strands growing from the skin of humans, mammals, and some other animals.. a band or bundle of fibrous tissue in a human or animal body that has the ability to contract, producing movement in or maintaining the position of parts of the body.. the network of nerve cells and fibers that transmits nerve impulses between parts of the body.. Big
Muscles / elevates mandible. / rotates arm laterally. / tenses abdominal wall and compresses abdominal contents, flexes vertebral column. / tenses abdominal wall and compresses abdominal contents. / flexes leg and thigh/ abducts and rotates thigh laterally. Hard
 
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