The Human Body Assignment

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The Human Body Assignment

Instructions/Questions:

Read The Human Body in the textbook before starting the assignment. The answers for this assignment are in the textbook.

Q 1 – 6

What are the six major body systems?

Q 7 -9

In injuries and illnesses, most life threatening conditions affect what three systems?

Q 10

Describe the relative positions of the esophagus and trachea.

Q 11

Describe how the esophagus and trachea work together.

Q 12 – 14

The circulatory system is comprised of the _______, _______ and ____ vessels.

Q 15

Name the artery used for feeling pulse in the neck.

Q 16 – 17

Name the two arteries for feeling pulse in the arm.

Q 18

Name the artery for feeling pulse in the groin.

Q 19 – 20

Name the two arteries for feeling pulse in the feet.

Q 21

What is the term for the collarbone?

Q 22

What is the term for the lowest portion of the sternum?

Q 23

What is the term for the arm bone from shoulder to elbow?

Q 24 – 25

What are the terms for the two leg bones?

Q 26 – 27

In order from outer to inner, what are the two layers of skin?