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  1. The system that is the physical foundation of the body is the:Skeletal Systeam


  2. Which of the following bones forms the kneecap joint?Patella


  3. The chemical process in living organisms where cells are nourished and carry out their activities is:catabolism


  4. An automatic nerve reaction to a stimulus that produces movement is a:Reflex


  5. The study of the structure of the human body is called:Origin


  6. The largest bone of the arm, extending from the elbow to the shoulder, is the:Humerus


  7. The function of white blood cells is to destroy disease-causing:Origin


  8. The inner and large bone of the forearm located on the side of the little finger is the:Humerus


  9. The process where cells reproduce and divide into two identical cells is called:Nucleus


  10. The basic unit of all living things from bacteria to animals and plants is:Cells


  11. Two bones that form the bridge of the nose and are involved in facial massage are:Parietal Bones


  12. The ring muscle of the eye socket that controls the ability to close one's eyes is:Fifth Cranial Nerve


  13. The dense, active protoplasm found in the center of the cell is the:Nucleus


  14. Nerves that carry impulses from the brain to the muscles are:Receptors


  15. The scientific study of the structure, function, and pathology of the nervous system is:Neurology


  16. The nervous system that controls all voluntary muscle actions is the:Epicranius


  17. Tissues that support, protect, and bind together other tissues of the body are:Connective Tisssue


  18. The sensory nerve of the face that controls the muscles involved with chewing is the:Fifth Cranial Nerve


  19. The muscles of the chest that assist in the swinging movement of the arms are the:Flexors


  20. In massage, pressure on a muscle is directed from:Insertion to Origin


  21. The portion of the central nervous system that originates in the brain and extends down the lower trunk is the:Origin


  22. Sensory nerves located close to the surface of the skin are:Receptors


  23. The bone that forms the forehead is the:Frontal Bone


  24. The colorless jellylike substance in cells is:Skin on top of the foot


  25. Which of the following choices is not a major artery that supplies blood to the lower leg and foot?Interior Tibial Artery


  26. Muscle found in the heart and not found in other parts of the body is:Muscular Tissue


  27. The part of the muscle that does not move is the:Origin


  28. The largest and most complex nerve tissue in the body is the:Mandible (Lower Jawbone)


  29. Muscles that are voluntary or controlled by will are:Striated Muscles


  30. Two bones that form the sides and crown of the cranium are:Parietal Bones


  31. The broad muscle that covers the top of the skull is the:Epicranius


  32. Specialized organs that remove elements from the blood and convert them into new compounds are:Motor Nerves


  33. The chemical process of metabolism has two processes: Anabolism &Origin


  34. The skull is divided into two parts: the cranium, which protects the brain, and the:Flexors


  35. A collection of similar cells that perform a particular function is a:Tissue


  36. How many bones make up the foot?26


  37. The study of the functions and activities performed by the body structure is:Anatomy


  38. The muscle that draws the scalp backward is the:Frontal Bone


  39. Fibrous tissues that stretch and contract according to the body's demand for movement are:Muscles


  40. The largest and strongest bone of the face is the:Brain


  41. The extensor muscles involved with the bending of the wrist are the:Flexors


  42. With the exception of the teeth, the hardest tissue in the body is:Bone


  43. Nerve tissue is composed of special cells that make up the nerves, brain, and spinal cord called:Neurons


  44. The body system that covers, shapes, and supports the skeleton tissue is the:Muscular System


  45. The human body has how many major systems?26


  46. The scalp muscle responsible for drawing the scalp forward is the:Occipitalis


  47. Cosmetologists must be concerned with muscles of the head, neck, face, and arms that are:Flexors


  48. The connection between two or more bones of the skeleton is a:Mandible (Lower Jawbone)


  49. Muscles that straighten the wrist, hand, and fingers to form a straight line are the:Pectoralis


  50. The bone of the cranium that forms the back of the skull is the:Epicranius


  51. The nervous system responsible for carrying impulses or messages to the central nervous system is the:Frontalis


  52. The two divisions of the circulatory system are the:Origin


  53. The tissue that contracts and moves various parts of the body is:Muscular Tissue


  54. The dorsal nerve supplies impulses to the:Frontal Bone