- Chapter 1: An Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Body
- Chapter 10: The Nervous System
- Chapter 11: The Senses
- Chapter 12: The Endocrine System
- Chapter 13: Blood
- Chapter 14: The Heart
- Chapter 15: The Circulation of the Blood
- Chapter 16: The Lymphatic System and Immunity
- Chapter 17: The Respiratory System
- Chapter 18: The Digestive System
- Chapter 19: Nutrition and Metabolism
- Chapter 2: Chemistry of Life
- Chapter 20: The Urinary System
- Chapter 21: Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
- Chapter 22: Acid-Base Balance
- Chapter 23: The Reproductive Systems
- Chapter 24: Growth and Development
- Chapter 25: Genetics and Genetic Diseases
- Chapter 3: Cells
- Chapter 4: Tissues
- Chapter 5: Organ Systems of the Body
- Chapter 6: Mechanisms of Disease
- Chapter 7: The Integumentary System and Body Membranes
- Chapter 8: The Skeletal System
- Chapter 9: The Muscular System
The Human Body in Health & Disease 6th Edition - Solutions by Chapter
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Horizontal convective motion, such as wind.
A sedimentary rock composed of angular fragments that were lithified.
A pipelike opening through which magma moves toward Earth’s surface. It terminates at a surface opening called a vent.
An orderly arrangement of atoms.
The formation and growth of a crystalline solid from a liquid or gas.
A major division on the geologic calendar; eras are divided into shorter units called periods.
A bent rock layer or series of layers that were originally horizontal and subsequently deformed.
Solid particles that serve as cores for the formation of ice crystals.
See H-R diagram.
A body of molten rock found at depth, including any dissolved gases and crystals.
A looplike bend in the course of a stream.
A naturally occurring, inorganic crystalline material with a unique chemical composition.
A series of 10 minerals used as a standard in determining hardness.
Warm air gliding up a retreating cold air mass.
As the result of paleomagnetic studies in the 1950s, researchers proposed that either the magnetic poles migrated greatly through time or the continents had gradually shifted their positions.
Slow, downslope flow of water-saturated materials common to permafrost areas.
The end moraine marking the farthest advance of a glacier.
Tropical wet and dry
A climate that is transitional between the wet tropics and the subtropical steppes.
A mineral filling a fracture or fault in a host rock. Such deposits have a sheetlike, or tabular, form.
A bench or shelf in the bedrock at sea level, cut by wave erosion.