- 35.1: amylasebile
- 35.2: epiglottisesophagus
- 35.3: mineralvitamin
- 35.4: receptortarget cell
- 35.5: hypothalamuspituitary gland
- 35.6: thyroid glandparathyroid glands
- 35.7: Which of these is NOT a function of the digestive system? A. elimin...
- 35.8: Which structure prevents food from entering the respiratory tract? ...
- 35.9: Which of the following is located beneath the hypothalamus? A. pitu...
- 35.10: What unit is used to measure the energy content of food? A. tempera...
- 35.11: The pancreas releases which of the following hormones? A. epinephri...
- 35.12: What is the most abundant substance in the human body? A. carbohydr...
- 35.13: Which of these enzymes functions best in the acidic pH of the stoma...
- 35.14: Concept Map Complete the concept map by using the following vocabul...
- 35.15: Open Ended Patients with cystic fibrosis can have a blocked pancrea...
- 35.16: Open Ended People with Type 1 diabetes do not produce any insulin. ...
- 35.17: Open Ended How would the removal of the parathyroid glands affect m...
- 35.18: Recognize Cause and Effect How is the role of pancreatic hormones i...
- 35.19: Visit to find out more about the bacteria that live in the large in...
- 35.20: Predict The thyroid gland needs the mineral iodine to function prop...
- 35.21: Design an Experiment Design an experiment to show that exercise can...
- 35.22: The diagram shows the control pathway of human growth hormone (hGH)...
- 35.23: When the pituitary gland releases human growth hormone (hGH), what ...
- 35.24: What stimulates the hypothalamus to initiate the entire sequence in...
- 35.25: Using the table, calculate how many Calories of carbohydrates a per...
- 35.26: If a person were using the table as a guideline to consume 50 g of ...
- 35.27: Grid In For a 2000-Calorie-per-day diet, calculate, in grams, the a...
- 35.28: Open Ended Achlorhydria is a condition in which the stomach fails t...
Solutions for Chapter 35: The Digestive and Endocrine Systems
Full solutions for Biology: The Dynamics of Life | 1st Edition
An instrument for measuring air pressure that consists of evacuated metal chambers very sensitive to variations in air pressure.
The equinox that occurs on September 21–23 in the Northern Hemisphere and on March 21–22 in the Southern Hemisphere.
A pipelike opening through which magma moves toward Earth’s surface. It terminates at a surface opening called a vent.
The variation in the rate and degree of weathering caused by such factors as mineral makeup, degree of jointing, and climate.
Solar energy scattered and reflected in the atmosphere that reaches Earth’s surface in the form of diffuse blue light from the sky.
Any economic mineral deposit in which the desired mineral occurs as scattered particles in the rock but in sufficient quantity to make the deposit an ore.
A steep-sided inlet of the sea formed when a glacial trough was partially submerged.
A pyramid-like peak formed by glacial action in three or more cirques surrounding a mountain summit.
Igneous activity that occurs within a tectonic plate away from plate boundaries.
A mercury-filled glass tube in which the height of the mercury column is a measure of air pressure.
A term often used synonymously with hypothesis but is less precise because it is sometimes used to describe a theory as well.
A star that explosively increases in brightness.
The small heavy core of an atom that contains all of its positive charge and most of its mass.
The procedure of calculating the absolute ages of rocks and minerals that contain radioactive isotopes.
A scale of earthquake magnitude based on the motion of a seismograph.
A movement common to mass-wasting processes in which the material moving downslope remains fairly coherent and moves along a well-defined surface.
Igneous rocks composed mainly of iron and magnesium-rich minerals.
Urban heat island
The fact that temperatures within a city are generally higher than in surrounding rural areas.
The electrons involved in the bonding process; the electrons occupying the highest-principal energy level of an atom.
A mountain formed of lava and/or pyroclastics.