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Assignment 2

Human Anatomy

A muscle is attached to the femur and tibia. Its function or action is to bend the knee. When it contracts, it is acting as the: prime mover.
Groups of skeletal muscle fibers are bound together by a connective tissue envelope called the: perimysium.
The covering of individual muscle fibers is the: endomysium.
In the human nervous system: there are almost equal numbers of glia cells and neurons.
Interneurons reside in the: CNS only.
The peripheral nervous system includes: only cranial nerves, spinal nerves, and their branches.
Parasympathetic neuron cell bodies are located in: nuclei of the brainstem and the lateral gray columns of the sacral cord.
The hormone produced by the heart increases the excretion of sodium in the urine.
Hormone that inhibits osteoclast activity in children. calcitonin
Pancreatic cell type that produces insulin. beta cells
Region of the hypophysis that contains secretory endocrine cells derived from the oral ectoderm. adenohypophysis
Fluid filling the posterior segment of the eye. vitreous humor
Created by: bonn907
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