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$100
Name one blood type
A, B, AB, or O
$400
Smooth muscles can be found where in the body?
digestive system, stomach
$300
this gland is at the base of the brain and is sometimes called the "master gland"
pituitary gland
$200
This is the point at which bones meet
Joints
$400
What is hemophelia
a disorder that doesn't allow your blood to clot properly
$500
What is another name for the large intestine
Colon
$500
Your vocal cords are contained in what part of the respiratory system
the larynx
$500
what are the joints called that allow bones to slide over one another
Gliding joints
$100
What does the pancreas do
-produces three digestive enzymes one of which is insulin
$300
What is the name of the upper leg bone
femur
$400
What does PNS stand for?
Peripheral Nervous system
$400
what is the male reproductive gland that controls development of secondary sex characteristics during adolescence.
Testes
$300
Name one disorder of the endocrine system
diabetes
goiter
growth extremes
$400
What does CNS stand for
Central Nervous system
$100
this 3lb. organ controls all actions emotions thoughts and memory
Brain
Name three kinds of muscles.
1. Smooth
2. Skeletal
3. Cardiac
$200
These types of cells are carried in the blood and help fight disease
white blood cells
$300
Where does digestion begin
In your mouth
$200
What is the organ that produces insulin
Pancreas
$500
This is the female reproductive gland that controls secondary sex characteristics during adolescence
ovaries
$200
Name two kinds of joints
hinge
gliding
pivot
ball and socket
$400
A monthly process by which a mature egg and the lining of the uterus are discharged from the female body is called this
Mustruation
$300
This part of the brain controls vital body actions such as heartbeat, breathing, blood pressure and digestion.
The Brain Stem
$200
These are passages through which air enters the lungs
the bronchi
$300
This is the strong flexible tissure that provides cushioning at your joints
cartilage
$100
Name two ways to protect the nervous system
wear a helmet when bike riding etc. or wear a seat belt
$500
the backbone is made of 24 separate bones called
vertabrae
$100
What is the disease of weak brittle bones
Osteoporosis