Chapter 14 review
Which of the following embryonic brain vesicles forms the cerebrum?
The telencephalon forms the cerebrum.
Which of the following is NOT part of the brain stem?
Which of the men
The longest cells in the body, reaching up to 1 meter
Though there are several different types of neurons, most have:
A cell body
Neurons gather information at dendrites and
Nervous System Overview
Detects environmental changes that impact the body, then (with the endocrine system) responds to such
Responsible for all our behaviors, memories, and movement.
Chapter 17 review
Which type of olfactory epithelial cell divides to produce new olfactory receptor
What skull structure must the axons from the olfactory epithelium pass through to
get to the olfactory bulbs?
Sagittal Suture- the joint between the two parietal bones. Coronal Suture- the joint between the frontal bone and the
parietal bones. Squamous Suture- the joint between the parietal and temporal bones. Lambdoidal Suture- the joint
between the parietal bon
Chapter 15 review
Specialized cells that monitor specific conditions in the body or the external
environment are called _.
Specialized cells that monitor specific conditions in the body or external
environment are call
The anterior finger-like projection on the scapula that functions as an attachement site for muscles is the:
a. coracoid process
c. glenoid cavity
The correct answer is: coracoid process
Chapter 5 Quiz
Which layer of skin is avascular?
The correct answer is: epidermis
Sudoriferous glands secrete
Which of the following is NOT true of intramembranous ossification?
a. involves the deposition of osseous tissue within mesenchyme
b. forms the flat bones of the skull
c. forms most of the bones in the body
d. process is n
1. What structures are included in the integumentary system?
Skin, nails, hair, sweat glands, and sebaceous glands (oil glands).
2. How does the process of keratinization occur?
Chapter 16 review
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the autonomic nervous system?
controls skeletal muscle
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the sympathetic division of the
autonomic nervous system?