Human Body Review Question Preview (ID: 2248)

Quick BellRinger Review For The Integumentary, Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, Endocrine & Circulatory Systems.

What is considered the "master gland" of the human body?
a) Thyroid
b) Pituitary
c) Adrenal
d) Pancreas

The hormone FSH stimulates the development of a female follicle. As the follicle develops, it secretes estrogen which decreases the secretion of FSH. This mechanism is an example of...
a) negative feedback.
b) positive tropism.
c) in vitro fertilization.
d) cell differentiation.

What do we call the chemicals released by a neuron at the synapse?
a) hormones
b) electro-stimulators
c) carcinogens
d) neurotransmitters

Which disease involves an inflammation (due to viruses or bacteria) of the coverings surrounding the brain and spinal cord?
a) cerebral palsy
b) Parkinson's disease
c) meningitis
d) leukemia

Which of the following is NOT a part of the central nervous system (CNS)?
a) femoral nerve
b) spinal cord
c) cerebrum
d) medulla oblongata

Reflexes are automatic and very rapid responses because they get processed in the...
a) cerebrum.
b) cerebellum.
c) medulla oblongata.
d) spinal cord.

Which muscle type is involuntary and surrounds the internal organs like the stomach, esophagus, etc.?
a) skeletal
b) smooth
c) cardiac
d) pulmonary

What is the site of blood cell production?
a) pancreas
b) marrow of long bones
c) liver
d) heart

Which connective tissue joins bones to muscle?
a) tendons
b) ligaments
c) cartilage
d) bursae

True or False: Bone, skin, and blood are all examples of living tissues.
a) True
b) False
c) False
d) False

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