- 45.3.1: If a hormone pathway produces a transient response to a stimulus, h...
- 45.3.2: How would a decrease in the number of corticosteroid receptors in t...
- 45.3.3: Suppose you receive an injection of cortisone, a glucocorticoid, in...
Solutions for Chapter 45.3: Endocrine glands respond to diverse stimuli in regulating homeostasis, development, and behavior
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A low, elongate ridge of sand that parallels the coast.
The concept that Earth was shaped by catastrophic events of a short-term nature.
Coriolis force (effect)
The deflective force of Earth’s rotation on all free-moving objects, including the atmosphere and oceans. Deflection is to the right in the Northern Hemisphere and to the left in the Southern Hemisphere.
The outer, tenuous layer of the solar atmosphere.
A chemical bond produced by the sharing of electrons.
A tabular-shaped intrusive igneous feature that cuts through the surrounding rock.
A type of unconformity in which the beds above and below are parallel.
A texture of igneous rocks in which the crystals are too small for individual minerals to be distinguished with the unaided eye.
A cloud with its base at or very near Earth’s surface.
A general term referring to water vapor in the air but not to liquid droplets of fog, cloud, or rain.
The concept that Earth’s crust is floating in gravitational balance upon the material of the mantle.
A cloud that forms below a height of 2,000 meters.
Lowest tidal range, occurring near the times of the first- and third-quarter phases of the Moon.
A telescope designed to make observations in radio wavelengths.
Pollutants that are produced in the atmosphere by chemical reactions that occur among primary pollutants.
A warning issued for areas of about 65,000 square kilometers (25,000 square miles), indicating that conditions are such that tornadoes may develop; it is intended to alert people to the possibility of tornadoes.
A system of streams in which nearly parallel tributaries occupy valleys cut in folded strata.
By international agreement, a tropical cyclone with maximum winds that do not exceed 61 kilometers (38 miles) per hour.
The Japanese word for a seismic sea wave.
A term applied to igneous rocks that contain small cavities called vesicles, which are formed when gases escape from lava.