Module 1, Unit 1.1 - Energy Assignment - 30 points
1. Why is energy not as tangible (concrete, certain, definite, plainly knowledgeable) to us as
matter? (2 marks)
Energy is an ability and it comes in many forms that can be converted from one to another.
1. How many cells in our body are engaged in protection against disease and cancer?
One out of every ten.
2. The lymphatic and immune systems work to defend our body against what? (two things) 2 marks)
Invasion by disease causing organisms and cancerous c
1. Define homeostasis.
The ability of an organism to maintain constant body temperature, fluid
balance, and chemistry in a changing exterior environment.
2. Give an example of dynamic equilibrium.
If body temperature falls too low, we begin to shiver. Shi
Find the answers to questions 1 28 in your ACE Biology on online lecture.
1. Is oxygen required for glycolysis?
No it is not.
2. Define glycolysis.
A series of endothermic and exothermic reactions that converts glucose into pyruvate with the use of
1.What is the most familiar way that atoms and molecules are held together?
2.How does the energy of a covalent bond compare to thermal energy at body temperature?
Covalent bond energy is so much higher than thermal e
1. What is an exocrine gland? Include two examples in your answer.
A gland that secretes substances through ducts, such as salivary glands and
2. What is an endocrine gland?
A ductless gland that secretes substances into the bloodstream.
1. Our human heart is a muscle. It is about the size of your what?
2. Our human heart is located behind and to the left of our what?
Breast bone (sternum).
3. What is the purpose, or function, of your heart?
Pump blood through blood vessels, arterie
1. What is a tissue?
Any of the distinct types of material of which animals or plants are made,
consisting of specialized cells.
2. How many primary tissues are there in our human body? Fill in this chart. The
first one, epithelial tissue is done for you.
1. A glucose molecule has how many carbon atoms?
2. What happens to a glucose molecule in glycolysis?
Split in half.
3. What do we end up with, after glycolysis?
2 pyruvic acids (pyruvate molecules)
4. Does glycolysis need oxygen?
5. What is the ne
The Skeletal System
Human Skeleton has 206 bones
protect soft tissue
4.Storage Matrix - minerals phosphate
Review of Chapter 2
Chemistry and the
one of the four most
common elements in the
Hydrogen, or Nitrogen
are forms of an
element with the same False
number of ne
Is a place where
Functional classification is based on the
of movement allowed
Structural method- joints are classified
according to the
in the joint or if there is a
The Integumentary System
The Integumentary System
The integumentary system
skin, along with
The name means
Functions of the Skin
skin is a barrier to invading
them away and is
Review for Chapter 1
The Human Body: An
A group of cells is a(n)
A group of organs is a(n)
A group of tissues is a(n)
The organ system that
creates movement is the
Chapter 3 - Second half
Tissues are groups of cells similar in structure
There are 4 main groups of tissues:
1- Epithelial tissue - covering
2- Connective tissue - support
3- Muscle tissue - movement
4- Nervous tissue - con
Organization of the Human Body
Examine the organization of the human body, using
appropriate anatomical terminology.
Describe the organization of the human body.
List the systems of the human body, their general function and their
Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells
celled animals like
Eukaryotic cells are
complex, like plant
Animal, plant cell
Cell wall present
Chemistry and the Human Body
Building blocks of
naturally occurring elements
the periodic table
Are forms of elements with the
number of protons and electrons but differ
in the number of
1. What is the electron transport chain?
A series of protein complexes embedded in the mitochondrial membrane.
2. What happens to electron, captured from donor molecules, in the electron transport chain?
Transferred through these complexes.
3. What reacti