Homeostasis_BigIdea&WordList

Homeostasis_BigIdea&WordList - 12. Diagram the...

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Lecture 1/10/12 Chapter 40 Homeostasis Big Questions/Learning Objectives 1. Define and distinguish anatomy and physiology. 2. Explain how physical laws constrain animal form.* 3. Provide examples of challenges and opportunities afforded by multicellularity. 4. Define the hierarchy of organization of cells in animal bodies.* 5. Describe the basic properties of the major classes of animal tissues.* 6. Distinguish and provide examples of adaptation and acclimatization. 7. Describe the basic components of a homeostatic system. 8. Provide examples of regulated alteration in homeostasis. 9. Compare and contrast negative and positive feedback. 10. Name four physical properties by which animals exchange heat with their environment. 11. Explain the role of vasoconstriction and vasodilation in modifying heat exchange.
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Unformatted text preview: 12. Diagram the mechanism of countercurrent heat exchange. 13. Distinguish regulators and conformers. 14. Compare and contrast endotherms and ectotherms. Topic / Working Vocabulary List acclimatization adaptation adipose tissue* anatomy cardiac muscle* circadian rhythm conduction conformer connective tissue* control center convection countercurrent heat exchanger ectotherm endotherm epithelial tissue* evaporation homeostasis negative feedback nervous tissue normal range organ organ system* physiology positive feedback radiation regulator response sensor set point stimulus thermoregulation thermostat tissue vasoconstriction vasodilation *Covered in assigned reading and homework rather than lecture...
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