49 which of the following statements is most correct

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49. Which of the following statements is most correct of homeostatic imbalance? A . It is considered the cause of most diseases. B. The internal environment is becoming more stable. C. Positive feedback mechanisms are overwhelmed. D. Negative feedback mechanisms take over.
50. Select the statement that is most correct.
51) One of the functional characteristics of life is irritability. This refers to ________.
A. indigestible food residues stimulating the excretory system B . sensing changes in the environment and then reacting or responding to them C. the nervous system causing all living things to sometimes experience anger D. the necessity for all organisms to reproduce 52. The frontal plane is also called the ______ plane.
53.The anatomical position is used ________. A. rarely, because people don't usually assume this position B. as a standard reference point for directional terms regardless of the actual position of the body C. only when a body is lying down D. as the most comfortable way to stand when dissecting a cadaver
Chapter 01 - Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology 54. A horizontal section through the body is called ________.
55. A vertical section through the body, dividing it into left and right, is called ________.
56. A vertical section through the body, dividing it into anterior and posterior, is called ________.
C. sagittal, D. transverse Fill-in-the-Blank 57. ________ consist of similar cells that have a common function.
58. The ________ system secretes hormones that regulate growth processes and nutrient usage by body cells.
59. The elbow is ________ to the wrist.
60. ________ is explained by chemical and physical principles and is concerned with the function of specific organs or organic systems.
61. The ________ cavity contains the bladder, some reproductive organs, and the rectum.
Chapter 01 - Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology 62. ________ peritoneum is the serous membrane that covers the intestines.
63. ____________ is a broad term that covers all chemical reactions that occur within the body cells.
64. The lungs are ________ to the skin.
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