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1

Epithelial tissue?

Makes the lining of our digestive organs and our mouth & nose

2

Organs?

Group of tissues work together to form a specific purpose

3

Why did Galen never dissect a human body?

It was against roman law

4

What did Galen use to clean his rags?

Wine

5

Name the 4 kinds of tissue in our body

Epithelial, connective, nervous, & muscular

6

A cadaver is a what?

Dead body

7

What are the two main jobs of our dna?

To tell how are cells to make proteins and to tell our cells how to make them

8

What does the RNA do?

Takes messages from dna to the ribosomes and uses it to make protein

9

According to the Egyptians, what got them to heaven?

How heavy their heart is compared to a feather

10

What is the name of aristotles wrong theory?

Spontaneous generation

11

What were some of the laws God gave the Hebrews to protect them from illness

Instructions on how to clean themselves and their clothes

12

Why did Robert Hook call things he saw in his microscope cells

Because they reminded him of the cell rooms monks lived in

13

What did the ancient Egyptians used to keep a persons body from decaying after death

Salt and other chemicals

14

What did Anton van Leeuwenhoek call the little organisms he saw with his microscope ??

Animalcules

15

What is the difference between a hypothesis and a theory to the ancient Greeks?

A hypothesis was an educated guess but a theory is once they make the hypothesis a belief

16

This man thought we needed liquid humors

Hippocrates

17

What group of people spent a lot of time thinking about science but didn't really do experiments

Greeks

18

This person performed dissections on actual human cadavers

Vesalius

19

Red bone marrow produces what

Red blood cells

20

What is a special tissue that connects are bones to other bones

Ligaments

21

What is a special tissue that prevents bones from touching each other

Cartledge

22

What is another name for fats

Lipids

23

What Runs from my brain down her back into her hips and there's a part of the nervous system and gives us ability to move in even talk

Spinal cord

24

What is a disease that can cause children to be weak and become to deformed

Rickets

25

Yellow bone marrow stores what?

Fats/lipids

26

Where is the tiniest bone in our body found

Ear

27

What joints are in our ankles

Saddle

28

What joints only open and close

Hinge

29

Joints move up-and-down back-and-forth and rotate

Ball and socket

30

What joints help us to move our head up and down side to side until even left or right towards our shoulders

Pivot