Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/34

Click to flip

34 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Scientific Method
(Six Steps)
1. Problem
2. Background Information
3. Hypothesis
4. Test Hypothesis (Experiment)
5. Data & Observation
6. Conculsion
Hypothesis
An educated guess; a trial solution
Controlled Experiment
An experiment designed to determine whether the hypothesis is true or false
Controlled Group
The standard of comparison for the experiment all factors the control are the same as the experiment; except for the one factor tested in this experiment
Experimental Group
The group that the experimental varible is being tested on.
Experimental Variable
The single factor that the experiment tests
Placebo
A tablet that does not contain any medication, usually containing only sugar
Anatomy (anatome = to cut up)
The study of the structure of the body and the relationships among structures
Physiology
The study of the functions of the body parts
Anatomical Position
(4 requirments)
1. Subject stands erect (upright posistion)
2. Feet parallel
3. Head and toes pointed forward
5. Arms hanging at the sides with palms facing forward
Superior
above
Inferior
Below
Anterior
Front
Posterior
Back
Medial
Towards the Midline
Lateral
away from midline or medium plane
Dorsal
backside
Ventral
bellyside
Proximal
nearer to the attachment of a limb to the trunk of point of origin
Distal
farther from the attachment of a limb to the trunk or point of orgin
Superficial
more toward or at the body surface
Deep
away from the toward or nore internal
Ipsilateral
on the same side of the body
Contralateral
oppostite side of body
Sagittal Plane
Divides the body into left and right sides
Midsagittal Plane
Divides the body into equal left and right sides
Parasagital Plane
Divides the body into unequal left and right sides
Transverse Plane
Divides the body into superior and inferior parts
Frontal/Coronal Plane
divides the body into anterior and posterior parts
Oblique
divides the body at an angle between the transverse and either a sagittal or frontal plane
2 Major Body Cavities
Dorsal and Ventral
Ventral Cavity, 2 sub-sections
Thoracic and Adominopelvic
Adominopelvic, 2 sub-sections
Abdominal and Pelvic
2 sub-sections of Doral
crainal(brain) and vertebral (spianl) canal