the science of the structure of living organisms
The ability to sense changes in the environment and react to them
The process by which the body breaks down food into small nutrient molecules
The longitudinal plane that divides the body
a state of body equilibrium or stable internal environment of the body
contains the brain and spinal cord
thoracic cavity and abdominopelvic cavity
the study of how the body and its parts work or function
All of the chemical reactions that occur within an organism
Process by which metabolic wastes are eliminated from the body
divides the body into superior and inferior parts
erect, feet forward, arms at side with palms facing forward, head facing forward
An imaginary plane where the body is cut into front and back parts.
Part of the ventral cavity that contains the abdominal and pelvic cavities.