What is an advantage to using plants to cleanse soil, as opposed to just removing the soil itself?
(see book section: Biology and Society: Planting Hope in the Wake of Katrina)
Plants will remove bacteria and other potential pathogens from
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86. The anatornical term Thymus literally means
A. chest or cavity
C.lymph or lymphoid
/A Both food and air travel through the:
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64. Splanchno- means vertebrae. fsplanchn/ology; Splanchno/lith]
65. Myco- and Tinea means fungus. [Myco/statiu Tinea Corporis)
66. Pep- and Peps/o- mean digestion. fPep/tic; Peps/in)
Classics 273 - Medical Terminolosv
Final Examination. Mav 6,2011
The exam has 200 questions and is worth 50olo of )zour final grade.
Please answer all questions on )zour scantron form.
or False (B)
1,. Feto- means early. (Fet/u
Classics 273 Final Examination, May
E- means out or outward. (E/rticerate;
Cata- means down or to break down. (Cata/bolism; Cata/lepsy) F
Ech/o- and Son/o- mean ro X-ray. [Ech/ogram or Son/ogram)
Hormone means to stimulat
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(A ts True / B is Felse)
Onco- means cancer. [Onc/ology; Onc/ologitt)
132. Uvea- and Staphylo-
mean grape' [Uve/oma; Staphylo/coccusl
My- and Myos- mean lig
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tZZ'The medical term that means discharge of amnionic f'luid from the uterus during pregnancy is:
123. The diagnostic term
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is a noninvasive roentgeno/graph/y diagnostic technique.
fdfio*prterized Axial Tomography [CAT-ScanJ B'Xero/gram
111. The term that means
DNA and RNA Review
1. What are nucleic acids? What is the historic origin of this name?
DNA and RNA, the nucleic acids, are the molecules responsible for the hereditary information
that commands the protein synthesis in living beings. The name nucleic der
Enzyme Activity - Q&A Review
1. What are catalysts?
Catalysts are substances that reduce the activation energy of a chemical reaction, facilitating it or
making it energetically viable. The catalyst increases the speed of the chemical reaction.
2. What am
Protein Structure Review
1. What are proteins? How can the protein diversity of living beings be explained?
Proteins are molecules made of sequences of amino acids bound by a peptide bond.
The genetic code codifies twenty different amino acids that can co
Carbohydrates Properties Review
1. What are the organic chemical groups that characterize carbohydrates? How are carbohydrates
classified according to the presence of those groups?
Carbohydrates are also known as sugars (starches, cellulose and other subs
Water Properties and
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The urine-producing functional unit withiUlhe kidney is called the:
combining form that means vision or sight is:
ffi1111,i,r" @llil100. The term