Anatomy & Physiology

one organ at a time...

Chapter 1: Introduction to Anatomy

This chapter covers the basics of anatomy, how the body is organized into regions, how the areas of the body are named and a general overview of all of the organ systems.

Chapter 1 Notes 

Organ Systems Concept Map

Interpreting Graphics: Feedback Loops

Body Cavities Labeling
Body Regions Chart | Body Regions Labeling
Medical and Applied Sciences

Article: Body Farm

Investigation: Exercise and Heart Rate

Review Guide: Chapter 1


Body Systems | Body Regions | Body Cavities |
Introduction to Anatomy | Introduction to Physiology

Quizlet: Body Regions | Ch1 Vocabulary

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Relative Body Positions (Activity)


Book Assignment

A. Answers questions 1 & 2 at the top of p 4
B. Briefly describe each of the Characteristics of Life
C. Answer questions 1 & 2 on the left side of p. 7 
D. Starting with atoms, list the levels of organization in order of complexity
E. Page 10 - questions 1, 2, & 4
F. Page 13 - 1 & 2
G. Page 17 - 1 & 3

* Your goal should be to answer questions as accurately and thoroughly as you can