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Stress Post Test
December 1, 2020
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Which of the structures listed below would be considered part of the nervous system?
To process and interpret stimuli from the body & external environment is the main function of which of the following human body systems?
Which of the following statements is true regarding a reflex?
A. It is an involuntary, automatic response to a stimulus
B. It is controlled in the spinal cord, not the brain
C. It allows a person to react without thinking
D. All of the statements are true
Which two body systems are working together?
The Autonomic Nervous System includes the Sympathetic Nervous System (SNS) which is responsible for the Flight or Fight response of the body. During a scary scene of a movie, the SNS increases our heart rate and provides energy to our muscles by inhibiting (slowing or stopping) digestion in preparation for quick action.
A. Integumentary and reproductive systems
B. Respiratory and immune systems
C. Excretory and muscular systems
D. Digestive and nervous systems
The female reproductive and endocrine systems work together for which main purpose?
A. To maintain homeostasis by removing waste products from the body
B. To release chemical messengers during times of stress
C. To control hormone levels to prepare the body for pregnancy
D. To exchange gases in order for cells to convert sugar to energy
One of the functions of the endocrine system in the body is to -
A. Circulate blood to all parts of the body in order to transport nutrients
B. Collect waste products and remove them from the body to maintain homeostasis
C. Provide a strong framework for the body to provide support and protection
D. Secrete hormones through a network of glands to regulate many bodily functions such as growth and metabolism
When a person’s body needs food, the stomach secretes a hormone that causes the brain to signal feelings of hunger. This is an example of an interaction between which two body systems?
A. Digestive and muscular
B. Integumentary and endocrine
C. Endocrine and nervous
D. Nervous and respiratory
The process by which an organism's internal environment is kept stable in spite of changes in the external environment is called...
Which of the following organ systems are not directly involved in the process of childbirth?
Choose the statement that provides the correct pairing of a nervous system structure and it’s appropriate function - - -
A. A dendrite is a neuron structure that carries messages away from the cell body or soma
B. The cerebellum is the largest part of the brain where memory is stored, movements are controlled, and impulses from the senses are interpreted
C. An axon is a neuron structure that receives messages and sends them to the cell body
D. A neuron is the basic functioning unit of the nervous system, made up of a cell body, dendrites, and axons
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