Anatomy and Physiology Quiz 1

1. When you bite into a crisp, sweet apple you can feel something within your cheek reacting strongly. What is this sensation?

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2. If your spinal cord is damaged, why might you lose the ability to move your limbs?

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3. Which of the following organs is MOST LIKELY to be impaired if blood urea nitrogen levels are high?

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4. A pacemaker is a small electrical device inserted into the chest, which sends a repetitive signal to the sinoatrial node. Why would this be necessary?

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5. The lymphatic system is important for which of the following reasons?

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6. What would be a consequence of removing the prostate gland from an otherwise healthy male?

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7. Which of these refers to structures within a neuron?

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