WHERE IS IT? WHEEL OF FORTUNE EDITION!By: Samantha, Lindsey, Dallas, and Kira
STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION Anatomy is the study of the body’s structure, and physiology is thestudy of the body’s function. Having a knowledge of both anatomyand physiology can be very helpful in attempting to solve problemsconcerning the body’s health. CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?
LIFE CHARACTERISTICS Growth, reproduction, development The composition of an organism The responsiveness and the organization CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?
HOMEOSTASIS Homeostasis is the tendency of a system, especially thephysiological system of higher animals, to maintain internalstability, owing to the coordinate response of its parts to any situationor stimulus that would tend to disturb its normal condition orfuntion. CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?
HUMAN ORGANIZATIONS The body is described as having seven different structural levels.Them being: Chemical, Organelle, Cell, Tissue, Organ, OrganSystem, Organism. Chemical is broken down into three smallersubsections being atom, molecule, and macromolecule. Organism isthe final stage, where a single complete individual is made. CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?
ANATOMICAL PLANES Coronal plane (frontal plane)- divides the body in half (belly and back) Sagittal plane- left and right halves Midsagittal-(median plane)- equal let and right Transverse- sectional plane divides the body into superior and inferior CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?
DIRECTIONAL TERMS Anterior-front Inferior-below Central-near midline Posterior-behind Peripheral- away from the Distal-farther from origin midline Proximal-closer to origin Superficial-closer to body Dorsal-toward the back surface Ventral-toward the belly Deep-farther from body surface Superior-above
BODY ORGANIZATIONS The human organism can be divided into an axial portion (head, neck, and trunk), the abdomen can be divided into four quadrants or nine regions CAN YOU NAME THIS FUNCTION?