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Unformatted text preview: CH 41.1-41.7 Reading Quiz 1. What adaptive advantage is gained by insects, reptiles, and birds that can convert ammonia to uric acid? 2. What vertebrate organ removes most of the excess solutes and water from the blood? 3. What vertebrate organ provides the pressure that drives glomerular filtration in the kidneys? 4. What pair of tubes channels urine from the kidneys to the urinary bladder? 5. What is the functional unit of a vertebrate kidney that interacts with neighboring blood vessels to form urine?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2011 for the course BIO 105 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at Grand Valley State University.
- Winter '08