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Unformatted text preview: 1 Review for test #1 08 This review only include the material for the f rst test (from the introduction lecture to the muscle lecture). It will highlight the main topics having in mind the test questions you will see on Wednesday. Remember, for the future, that all tests are cumulative. Questions: What is the meaning of …??? Physiology (de f ne the topic we are studying now) Regulation (which are the theoretical components) Chemical reactions (how are enzymes controlled) Membranes (compartmentalized environments) Communication (afferent and efferent pathways) Muscle (as an example of the effector black box) Answer each one of these questions as a study guide. Use 10 sentences as summary answer per question. Life is a series of chemical reactions occurring in compartmentalized environments. The main purpose of life is to keep itself alive Physiology, the study of how life works, is based on the simultaneous occurrence of the following three concepts: levels of organization structure / function relationship homeostatic regulation Physiology • Life is a series of chemical...
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- Spring '11
- Homeostasis, Cybernetics, Efferent Pathways