Immune System Words

Term Definition Monocytes migrate to connective tissues when there is an infection. They become macrophytes to kill the infection. White Blood Cells The key defense of the immune system. Neutrophil are produced in the bone marrow and circulate in the blood, are a type of white blood cel T/B Cells defense cells Red Blood Cells The most important blood cell.…

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Environmental Ecology- Water & Water Pollution

Term Definition Water Sources 1. Ground Water 2. Surface Runoff- precipation that does not infiltrate down- watershed (drainage basin)- large geographical area of drainage. 2/3 of surface runoff is lost annually to things like floods. 1/3 is available for human use- 70% goes to irr. Increase Water Supplies 1. Withdraw groundwater (aquifer) 2. Build dams & reserviors (artificial lakes) 3.…

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Pathophysiology

Question Answer Pathology The study of changes in cell/tissue structure related to disease or death Pathophysiology The study of how disease affects the body function. Health Having the ability to maintain homeostasis when exposed to normal conditions Disease Being unable to maintain homeostasis when exposed to normal conditions Etiology The study of the cause of a disease Genetic A disease,…

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Your Professional Image (Chapter 3)

Question Answer Ergonomics Study of how a workplace can best be designed for comfort, safety, efficency, and productivity. Personal Hygiene Daily maintenance of cleanliness by practicing good sanitary habits. Physical Presentation Person's physical posture, walk, and movements. Professional Image Impression projected by a person engaged in anny profession, consisting of outward apperance and conduct exibited in the workplace. Stress Inability…

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Description of wild animals

Question Answer What animal has two tusks? Elephant What animal is the king of jungle? Lion What animal is the tallest? Giraffe What animal lives in trees? Monkey What animal lives in the river? crocodile What animal lives in the North Pole? Penguin What animal can speak? Parrot What animal lives in the caves? Bat What animal has stripes on…

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Vocab and atmosphere

Term Definition Weather The condition of the Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place Atmosphere the envelope of gases the surrounds Earth Ozone a form of oxygen that has three oxygen atoms in each molecule instead of the usual two Water Vapor water in the form of a gas Why is the atmosphere so important? Saves us from space…

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Human Dependence on Ocean Systems by KE and JC

Question Answer Wher does 80% of the pollution in ocean environments come from? Human sources When there is a lot of precipitation for an extended duration, what happens? Flooding What is an artificial reef? A human-made underwater structure used as a habitat for marine organisms. What is one thing an artificial reef does? Promotes marine life in areas with a…

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Immune Attack Data

Term Definition Monocytes Monocytes are large white blood cells that live within blood vessels. Blood Vessel Blood vessels carry blood through the body. Neutrophil Neutorphis is an identification and eleminator of invading bacteria. It is fast moving and the front line of defence of the Immune System. Red Blood Cells Red blood cells carry oxygen from the lungs to the…

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4th grade science vocab list #2

Term Definition omnivore an animal that eats both plants and other animals (meat) carnivore an animal that eats meat conservation to use less of something or try to save something condensation when water vapor changes to a liquid data information that has been collected evaporation liquid changes to a gas germination when a seed sprouts igneous rock a rock that…

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Evaluar conceptos de maquinas simples

Question Answer que son maquinas simples artefacto que realiza su tarea en un solo paso para que sirven las maquinas simles para facilitar la vida del hombre un grifo puede considerarse una maquina simple si porque realiza una tarea en un solo paso la fuerza que recibe el nombre de las palancas recibe el nombre de una de las funciones…

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