space between the diaphragm & hip bones; houses the major digestive organs
pertaining to food/ nutrition
pertaining to arteries or the blood in them
pertaining to a joint
occurring involuntary(smooth cell)
trunk & skull (skeleton)
division of the intestine
pertaining to air tubes of the lungs
smallest blood vessels
pertaining to the heart
specialized form of involuntary muscle tissue found only in the heart
pertaining to the heart & blood vessels
space/hollow within the body
pertaining to the brain, particularly the cerebrum
pertaining to neck/ cervix
small hairlike structures
pertaining to blood ciruclation
urogential chamber of birds into which the intestinal, urinary, & generative canals discharge
tail area
secondary or accessory
part of the large intestine
tissue specializing in connection & support of body parts
pertaining to sexual intercourse
reguarding the heart
pertaining to the space enclosed by the skull; houses the brain & pituitary gland
relating to the skin
falling out at the end of a stage/season; first set of teeth

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

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

The Heart and Coronary Circulation Crossword

The Heart and Coronary Circulation Crossword

Double walled sac that encloses the heart
Outer layer of the heart that is continuous with the pericardium
Forms the bulk of the heart and is composed of mostly cardiac muscle
Glistening white sheet of endothelium that lines the inside of heart chambers, 3rd layer of heart
Chamber of heart that deoxygenated blood from systemic circulation enters
AV valve that separates right atrium and right ventricle
Lower chamber of heart that forces blood into pulmonary circulation
Blood flows through the ________________ valve into the pulmonary trunk.
Blood returning from the lungs flows into this chamber
Two-cusped valve between left atrium and ventricle
Left chamber that pumps blood into systemic circulation
The left ventricle pumps blood through this valve into the aortic trunk
This vessel branches to send blood to both lungs
Large branching vessel that is the beginning of systemic circulation
The thicker myocardium of the ventricles that exherts a greater force
The thinner myocardium of the atria has bundles of muscles called _____________.
Dense network of connective tissue fiber that reinforces myocardium and anchors cardiac muscle fibers
Vessels that carry blood away from heart
Vessels that carry blood back to the heart
small vessels in which blood and tissue cells exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide
Functional blood supply of the heart

The Body Systems Word Search

The Body Systems Word Search
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Human Body Systems Bingo Cards

Human Body Systems Bingo Cards
Bingo Cards

skelatal system
muscluar system
respitory system
circulatory syste
nervous system
cardiac muscles
digestive systems
smooth musle tissue
spinal cord
skelatal mucles tissue
blood vessels
body systems
voluntary muscles
involuntary muscles
small intestine
large intestine


Heart anatomy crossword

Heart anatomy crossword

What artery supplies oxygenated blood to the circulatory system?
What are the tubes called that help blood circulate blood throughout the body?
What are the tubes called the are surrounded in muscular tissue and help oxygenate the blood?
The two upper cavities of the heart, they help to pass blood through the heart.
What are the two main sides of the heart called?
The muscular tissue of the heart.
The portion of the heart separating the two chambers of the heart.
The fine blood vessels running through the heart.
The vein through the heart that carries the deoxygenated blood.
The valve between the left atrium and the left ventricle.
The artery that carries blood from the right ventricle to the lungs.

The Human Body Crossword

The Human Body  Crossword

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

Circulatory System Crossword

Circulatory System Crossword

place where substances are exchanged between the blood and body cells
the liquid part of blood
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward
bloodvessles that carry blood back to the heart
take up oxyhgen in the blood and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body
the body's disease fighters
consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood
(singular) lower chambers of the heart
(singular) upper chambers of the heart
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration
largest artery in the body
a force exerted by blood against the walls of blood vessels
the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery walls
a group of heart cells that sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract
hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
blood vessles that carry blood away from the heart
iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules

Tissues Crossword

Tissues Crossword

type of epithelia that is found in the urinary bladder
tissue that receives and conducts electrochemical impulses
type of connective tissue where cells are surrounded by a very hard matrix that contains calcium salts
type of cartilage that is found in the larynx, ribs, and ends of bones
type of connective tissue that is soft and pliable and underlies the skin
type of tissue that is specialized to contract to produce movement
type of connective tissue that is less hard and more flexible than bone
type of muscle contraction produced by smooth muscle that allows material to move along a tube in one direction
structure that the lower surface of epithelial cells rests upon
epithelia that lines most of the respiratory tract
type of connective tissue that forms the framework of filter organs like the spleen and lymph nodes
voluntary mucscle tissue
type of connective tissue that consists of a non living plasma, red cells, white cells, and platelets
cells of connective tissue "live" in a cavity called ___.
type of connective tissue that makes up tendons and ligaments
dark and light areas called ___ can be seen in skeletal muscle
flat epithelia that is in multiple layers
type of cell found within columnar epithelia secretes mucus
involuntary muscle tissue found in the heart
tissue type that lines organs and is responsible for protection, secretion, absorption, and filtration
nonliving substance found outside connective tissue cells and is made of structureless ground substance and fibers
type of connective tissue that insulates the body from temperature changes and protects from mechanical damage
type of connective tissue that surrounds and protects the soft organs
columnar epithelia that appears to be in multiple layers but is not
epithelia that is found in the esophagus, mouth, and outer portion of the skin
type of gap junction found in cardiac muscle that allows quick communication between heart cells

Muscles and Bones Crossword

Muscles and Bones Crossword

A smooth, slippery, thick layer of tissue that covers the ends of bones.
The place where two or more bones come together.
A tough band of tissue that holds bones together at the joint.
A tough, tight-fitting membrane on the surface of a living bone
The framework of bones in the body.
Muscle found only in the heart.
A muscle, such as the heart muscle, that cannot be consciously controlled.
An organ that can relax, contract, and provide the force to move your body parts.
A muscle that moves the body.
The muscle found in the intestines, bladder, blood vessels, and other internal organs.
Thick bands of tissue that attach muscles to bones.
A muscle, such as a leg or arm muscle, that can be consciously controlled.
The layer of cells directly below the epidermis, which contains blood vessels, nerves, muscles, oil and sweat glands.
The outer, thinnest layer of skin.
A pigment that protects your skin and gives it color.

Skeletal and Muscular Systems Crossword

Skeletal and Muscular Systems Crossword

Joint found in the shoulder and hip
type of muscle that is voluntary and striated
occurs when a bone is forced out of its joint
only type of tissue that is able to contract
flexible connective tissue that makes up our nose and ears
connects bone to bone
type of joint found in the knee and elbow
place where bones come together
connects bone to muscle
muscle tissue found in the heart
type of muscle that is involuntary; controls breathing, bp, and digestion
occurs when ligaments or tendons are pulled beyond their normal range
helps make red and white blood cells
front of the arm muscles
back of the arm muscles
protects the lungs and other vital organs