The Human Body  Crossword
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The ________ system consists of bones and the ligaments that secure the bones at joints
The ________ system comprises both fixed and movable joints
The ________ system includes the skeletal muscles that move the skeleton, the face, and other structures of the body, and give form to the body. Cardiac muscle pumps blood through the heart
The ________ system consists of the four-chambered heart; arteries conducting blood to the tissues; capillaries through which nutrients, gases, and molecular material pass to and from the tissues
The ________ system is a system of vessels assisting the veins in recovering the body's tissue fluids and returning them to the heart. Lymph nodes filter lymph throughout the body
The ________ system consists of impulse-generating and impulse conducting tissue organized into a central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), and a peripheral nervous system(nerves)
The ________ system consists of glands that secrete chemical agents (hormones) into the tissue fluids and blood, affecting the function of multiple areas of the body
The ________ system consists of the skin, which is provided with many glands, sensory receptors, vessels, immune cells, antibodies, and layers of cells and keratin that resist environmental factors
The ________ system consists of the upper (nose through larynx) and lower respiratory tract (trachea through the air spaces of the lungs). Most of the tract is airway; only the air spaces (alveoli)
The ________ system consists of an alimentary canal and glands. It performs the breakdown, digestion, and assimilation of food as well as excretion of the residua. Glands include the liver
Stones that are formed when you don't drink enough water; have to pass them to get them out
Parts of the kidney that filter the blood and remove waste
Releases saliva to moisten food and begin chemical digestion
Produces digestive juices called bile that breaks down fat
The way in which clean blood returns to the body
Breaks down the food into smaller substances (ex: chewing)
Produces digestive juices called bile that breaks down fat
Produces pancreatic enzymes to aid in breaking down food
Digestion is completed here once food travels from the stomach; long but narrow in diameter
The first 10-12 inches of the small intestine where nutrients for the body are absorbed and delivered to the bloodstream

Unit 4.2 Vocabulary Activity Crossword

Unit 4.2 Vocabulary Activity Crossword
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The opening at the end of the digestive system, where wastes are released
Vessels in the circulatory system that carry blood away from the heart
Saclike structure that stores urine until it can be releases
An artery, vein, or capillary that carries blood to and from the heart and body tissues
Smallest vessel in the circulatory system; site of nutrient and gas exchange between blood and body cells
Process that breaks large food molecules into smaller molecules that can be taken in by cells
Organ system that transports needed substances throughout the body and carries away wastes
large domed muscle that seperates chest and abdomen and plays a major role in breathing
Process of breaking down food into a form the body can use
Organ system that breaks down food into substances the body can use, and absorbs these substances
Female sex cell
System of organs that controls body activities through chemical messengers (hormones)
A protein in the body that helps control a chemical reaction, such as digestion
Tube that carries food from the mouth to the south
Organ system that removes waste from the body
Positive or negative response to a stimuli; example: pain
A sac that stores bile
Specialize organs that make substances (hormones) that control and regulate body processes
Organ that punmps blood throughout the body
Keeping conditions constant in the body
A chemical released by a gland: controls a specific body function
A hormone that is produced by a group of specialized cells in the pancreas and that lowers blood glucose
System that covers the human body, basic organ is skin in the human body
Organ in the urinary system that filters waste from the blood
Part of the digestive system where water is absorbed from the solid waste
Organ in the digestive system that produces bile and enzymes, breaks down toxins and wastes
Pair of organs in the respiratory system, where carbon dioxide and oxygen are exchanged
process of breaking food into smaller pieces by chewing and mashing
elongated tissues that allow for contractons and relaxationd to cause movement

The Digestive System Crossword

The Digestive System Crossword
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chemical compounds that results from digestion od complex protein.
yellowish-brown to greenish fluid secreted by the liver and in the gallbladder; aids in fat digestion
another word for your intestine
semisolid mass of partially digested food and gastric juices that passes from the stomach to the small intestine
major portion of the large intestine
conversion of food into nutrients for the body and into waste products for relase from the body.
protein that causes chemical charges in substances in the digestive tract
part from the of alimentary canal from the pharynx to the stomach.
organ on lower suface of the liver ;stores bile
place where reabsorbtion takes place
cavity in the face in which food and water is ingested
digstive organ that secretes digestive fluids, endocrine gland that regulates blood sugar
bottom portion of large intestine: connected to the anal cavaity
fluid secreted by salivary glands
glands in the mouth that secrete fluids that aid in breaking down food
passing of nutrients into the bloodsteam
organ importantin digestive and metabolic system functions; secretes bile
coordinated, rythmic contractions of smooth muscel that forces food through the digestive tract.
another word for feces
another word for pharynx
fleshy part of the mouth that moves food during mastication
loose, watery stool
feeling sick in the stomach
cone-shaped projection hanging down from soft palate
folds on stomach ining

Human Body Systems Crossword

Human Body Systems Crossword
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Carries needed substances to cells
Moves oxygen from outside environment into body
Breaks down food into molecules the body can use
Collects wastes produced by cells
Provides shape and support & enables you to move
Helps some organs do their job
Recieves information abiut what is happening inside and outside of your body
Vein-like vessels(not blood vessels) that return fluids to the blood stream
Lymphatic System is know as the...
Mucular System contains...
Skeletal contains ______ & ______
Nervous System contains...(1 of 3)
Nervous System contains...(2 of 3)
Nervous System contains...(3 of 3)
Lymphatic System contains ______ nodes, _____ fluid, and _____ vessels.
Circulatory System contains ______ & ______ & ______
Respiratory System contains ____ & ____ & ____
Digestive System contains ____ , ____ , ____
Excretory System contains ____ & ____
These are all Human Body _____

The Digestive System Crossword

The Digestive System Crossword
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These chew food
These help break down carbohydrates and other food. Found in the head
absorbs nutrients and minerals from food
a narrow tube-shaped pouch next to the large intestine and located in the lower right side of the abdomen
These are in the small intestine, look like plush carpet
allows your body to use sugar
This helps with digestion. It breaks down fats into fatty acids
waste leaves body through this
This body parts 's job is to absorb water from the remaining leftovers
produces digestive juices to further break down food after it has left the stomach.
a pear-shaped, hollow pouch located under the liver
receives food from the esophagus, it gives acid and enzymes that digest food
produces proteins that are important in blood clotting
a "passage way" for food from the mouth to the stomach
plays an important role in digestion by making sure that food goes down the esophagus

Digestive System Crossword

Digestive System Crossword
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Nutrient molecules passed through the wall of your digestive system into your blood
Your teeth carry out the first role of ______
___ is accomplished by enzymes
The fluid released when your mouth waters is called ___
A flap of tissue called the ___ seals off your windpipe, preventing the food from entering
The ___ is the last section of the digestive system
After food enters the ___, contractions of smooth muscles push the food towards the stomach
___ is a thick, slippery substance produced by the body
The ___ is a j-shaped muscular pouch located in the abdomen
The ___ , which is located in the upper right portion of the abdomen, is the largest organ in the body
___ is a substance that breaks up fat particles
The large intestine ends in a short tube called the ___
The ___, is a muscular opening at the end of the rectum
Bile flows from the liver into the ___
The ___ is a triangular organ that lies between the stomach and the first part of the small intestine
The pancreas produces enzymes that flow into the small intestine and help break down ____, proteins, and fats
Starches, ___, and fats
The small intestine helps break down ___
The lining of the small intestine is covered with millions of tiny finger shaped structures called ___
More professional wore for villi

Human Body Systems Vocabulary Crossword

Human Body Systems Vocabulary Crossword
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a group of organs that excrete chemical waste
tiny, sac like structures of the lungs that are surrounded by capillaries where gas exchange takes place
a chemical that regulates body function
blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
male organs that produce sperm and testerone
blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart
a flap of tissue that prevents the back flow of blood
the network of small blood vessels that allow oxygen and other substances to flow into tissues
body system that controls the body that includes the brain and spinal cord
a body system that consists of skeletal muscles and tendons
provides supports for the body and provides attachments for muscles
male and a female each have special organs for reproduction . organs in the male have different organs than female
a group of organs that take in and digest food, and eliminate solid waste
the body system consisting of the lungs and passageways that ead to the lungs
a group of glads that produce hormones and release them into the blood

Digestive System Crossword

Digestive System Crossword
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Opening for digestive system
Type of digestion that uses the teeth
Releases enzymes to break down food
Carries food from mouth to stomach
Around 20ft long
About five feet long absorbs water and minerals
Infection of the liver
Enlarged section of the alimentary canal, between the esophagus and the small intestine
Largest gland in the body
External opening of the anal canal
Small sac near liver
Gland that is dorsal to stomach
Structures in the mouth that physically break down food by chewing
Glands of mouth that produce Silvia
First part of the small intestine connects the pylorus and the jejunum
Thick sticky fluid decorated by mucous membrane
Varicosu veins of the anal canal or anus
Blood vessel that carries blood away from heart
Tiny blood vessel that connects a arterioles and venuoes and allows for exchange for nutrients and gases
Type of fat in blood. Received from eating foods such as butter, meat, eggs, etc.

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle
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System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles
this system starts in the mouth
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body
disposing of the body's waste
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain
this is also known as the urinary system
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles
Breaks down food
skin, hair, regulates temperature
esophagus, stomach, intestines

Organ systems Crossword

Organ systems Crossword
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The system in which the main purpose is to protect.
The Skeletal system provides __ for the human body
The system in which the body circulates all fluids through the body
the system that controls the movement in the human body
the system that supplies the blood with oxygen
The digestive system takes in and breaks down the __ we eat
an organ /part apart of the integumentary system
an organ/ part apart of the muscular systems
an organ/ part apart of the nervous system
an organ/ part apart of the Skeletal system
an organ/ part apart of the Digestive system
an organ/part apart of the circulatory system
the system that coordinates the actions of a human
the system that collects and eliminates waste from the body
an organ/part apart of the excretory system

Digestive System Crossword

Digestive System Crossword
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a slippery liquid that makes food easy to swallow and helps break the food down
muscle in your mouth that is used for pushing food around
the tube that connects the stomach to the mouth
the tube after the small intestine where liquid is absorbed
The region of the small intestine where the majority of digestion and absorption take place
this produces bile that goes into the small intestine and help digest the food
a long folded tube inside the body attached to the stomach where nutrients in the food are absorbed
a group of organs working together to convert food into energy and basic nutrients to feed the entire body
after being swallowed, food goes to this place where it is mixed with acid
Releases enzymes that aid in Digestion while also regulating blood sugar
these are used to chew food
Ball of chewed food that is swallowed
Enzyme that begins to break down starch in the mouth
another name for the Large Intestine
name of the acid found in your stomach
enzyme that breaks down protein
the end of the gastrointestinal tract where waste is ejected out of the body
place where waste is stored until ready to be egested
yellowish-brown substance that digests fats (lipids)
where bile is stored until ready to be used