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Megan Sommerville

A&P weeks 6-12

What group of nerves is formed from spinal nerves C1 to C4? Cervical Plexus
What is the largest and most numerous type of neuroglia? Astrocytes
What is the endocrine system? A chemical messenger system that uses a feedback loop of the hormones released by glands to regulate organs,
What is the major gland in the endocrine system? Thyroid
What part of the heart gets oxygen poor blood? The right ventricle pumps it to the lungs through the pulmonary valve
What is the job of the left ventricle? To pump oxygen rich blood out to the rest of the body
What is a role of the lymphatic system? To protect your body from illness with the help of WBC found in nodes
What organs are in the respiratory system? Nose, mouth, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, and lungs
What is the volume of blood pumped out by a ventricle with each heartbeat? Stroke Volume
How many pairs of spinal nerves are there? 31
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