- 1.1-1: Define anatomy and physiology.
- 1.1-2: Explain how anatomy and physiology are related.
- 1.1-3: Name the six levels of structural organization that make up the hum...
- 1.1-4: Name the organ systems of the body, and briefly state the major fun...
- 1.1-5: Identify and classify by organ system all organs discussed.
- 1.1-6: List eight functions that humans must perform to maintain life.
- 1.1-7: List the five survival needs of the human body.
- 1.1-8: Define homeostasis, and explain its importance.
- 1.1-9: Define negative feedback, and describe its role in maintaining home...
- 1.1-10: Verbally describe or demonstrate the anatomical position.
- 1.1-11: Use proper anatomical terminology to describe body directions, surf...
- 1.1-12: Locate the major body cavities, and list the chief organs in each c...
- 1.1: Consider the following levels: (1) chemical; (2) tissue;(3) organ; ...
- 1.2: Which of the following is (are) involved in main-taining homeostasi...
- 1.3: Which is not essential to survival?a. Waterb. Oxygenc. Gravityd. At...
- 1.4: Using the terms listed below, fill in the blank withthe proper term...
- 1.5: Match the proper anatomical term (column B) withthe common name (co...
- 1.6: Anatomical terms that apply to the backside of thebody in the anato...
- 1.7: A neurosurgeon orders a spinal tap for a patient.Into what body cav...
- 1.8: Which of the following groupings of the abdomi-nopelvic regions is ...
- 1.9: Define anatomy and physiology.
- 1.10: List the 11 organ systems of the body, briefly de-scribe the functi...
- 1.11: Explain the meaning of homeostasis as applied tothe living organism.
- 1.12: What is the consequence of loss of homeostasis, orhomeostatic imbal...
- 1.13: Many body structures are symmetrical. Are the kid-neys symmetrical?...
- 1.14: On what body surface is each of the following lo-cated: nose, calf ...
- 1.15: Which of the following organ systemsdigestive,respiratory, reproduc...
- 1.16: A nurse informed John that she was about to takeblood from his ante...
- 1.17: How is the concept of homeostasis (or its loss)related to disease a...
- 1.18: Jennifer fell off her motorcycle and tore a nerve inher axillary re...
- 1.19: Mr. Garcia is behaving abnormally, and doctorsstrongly suspect he h...
- 1.20: Parathyroid hormone (PTH) is secreted in responseto a drop in calci...
- 1.21: Mr. Harvey, a computer programmer, has been com-plaining about numb...
Solutions for Chapter 1: The Human Body:An Orientation
Full solutions for Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology | 11th Edition
Adiabatic temperature change
Cooling or warming of air caused when air is allowed to expand or is compressed, not because heat is added or subtracted.
An instrument for measuring air pressure that consists of evacuated metal chambers very sensitive to variations in air pressure.
Barred spiral galaxy
A galaxy having straight arms extending from its nucleus.
Big bang theory
The theory that proposes that the universe originated as a single mass, which subsequently exploded.
Chemical sedimentary rock
Sedimentary rock consisting of material that was precipitated from water by either inorganic or organic means.
A relatively rapid type of mass wasting that involves a flow of soil and regolith containing a large amount of water. Also called mudflows.
The cutting-off of the light of one celestial body by another passing in front of it.
The distance from the lens to the point where it focuses parallel rays of light.
The gradual increase in temperature with depth in the crust. The average is 30° C per kilometer in the upper crust.
The study of minerals.
An eclipse of a star or planet by the Moon or a planet.
The path of a body in revolution around a center of mass.
The material upon which a soil develops.
An igneous rock of ultramafic composition thought to be abundant in the upper mantle.
A concentration of material above the solar surface that appears as a bright archlike structure.
The time when the vertical rays of the
The ratio of a substance’s weight to the weight of an equal volume of water.
The period of revolution of the Moon with respect to the Sun, or its cycle of phases.
The state of the atmosphere at any given time.