EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE

ANATOMY 1 SELF-STUDY WORKSHEET


FUNCTIONAL ANATOMY


1. Define the term Anatomical Plane

2. List four imaginary lines ascribed to the anterior surface of the body

3. Draw an annotated diagram to represent the lines on the lateral side of the body

4. List the four quadrants of the torso

5, Draw a fully labelled diagram of the nine regions anteriorly on the torso.

6. Explain the following terms:

6.1 sagittal section

6.2 coronal section

6.3 dorsal view

6.4 ventral view

6.5 transverse section

6.6 superior view

6.7 inferior view

6.8 anterior

6.9 posterior

7. List any 10 systems of the human body with its corresponding organs. Also mention the function of each of the systems.
8. Define the terms: asymmetry, radial symmetry and bilateral symmetry.
9. Explain the phenomenon of external bilateral symmetry and internal asymmetry in humans.
10. The human body starts its development as a solid ball of cells. Name the primary cavity that develops in this solid ball of cells.

11. In the adult human, the cavity mentioned in no. 10 becomes divided.
11.1 Name the major muscular structure that divides the body cavity.
11.2 Name the upper part of the cavity and the organs it contains. Mention, in your answer, the sub-cavities in which the organs are located and the
membranes that line the cavities.

11.3 Name the lower part of the cavity and the organs it contains. Mention, in your answer, the sub-cavities in which the organs are located and the
membranes that line the cavities.

12. Rearrange the following in the correct order from the smallest unit to the largest functional unit:
organ, atom, tissue, electron, organism, cell, compound, system, element, organelle.