BIOS 256 Final Exam (Essays Q&A)
BIOS 256 Final Exam answers for the "Essay Questions" highlighted below:
A. Question: Explain the differences/similarities between the two divisions of the autonomic nervous system.
B. Question: Explain how speech works – outline the major speech areas, what they do, and where they are located.
C. Question: Differentiate between the general and special senses – provide two examples of general senses and two examples of special senses – describe where these senses are found in the body and their functional significance.
D. Question: Explain the control of estrogen and progesterone through the endocrine system.
E. Question: Explain the process of calcium regulation in the human body including using the concepts of homeostasis and negative feedback.
F. Question: How is sugar regulated in the body (include both up and down regulation in the blood stream?
G. Question: Discriminate between paracrine, autocrine, endocrine and exocrine secretions.
H. Question: List and describe the major hormones secreted from the anterior pituitary (include the target organ/tissue, functions and one possible problem associated with its dysregulation).