2 What does anatomy mean? What does physiology mean? The study of the structure and shape of the body and body parts and their relationship to one another.PhysiologyThe study of how the body and its parts work or funtion.
3 What are the levels of structural organization in humans? ChemicalCellularTissueOrganOrgan SystemOrganism (body)
4 What are the functions that humans must perform to maintain life? Maintain boundariesMovementResponsivenessDigestionMetabolismExcretionReproductionGrowth
5 What are the survival needs of the human body? Nutrients (Food)OxygenWaterAppropriate TemperatureNormal Atmospheric Pressure
6 What is homeostasis?The body’s ability to maintain relatively stable internal conditions even though the outside world is continuously changing.
7 Name five body regions and explain where they are. Abdominal = stomachCarpal = wristThoracic = chestLumbar = lower backPopliteal = knee pit
8 Name and describe the 3 major body planes. SagittalDown the middle = left & right partsFrontalDown = front and back partsTransverseAcross = top and bottom parts