Physiology Basics Quiz

BestSellingUvarovite avatar

Start Quiz

Study Flashcards

6 Questions

What type of questions do physiologists explore when focusing on function?

Questions about 'why'

Which term is used to describe the relatively stable internal environment maintained by the body?


What are the regulated variables kept within ranges by?

Control systems

In a reflex pathway, which loop starts with a stimulus?

Response loop

Which type of feedback stabilizes the variable around the setpoint?

Negative feedback loops

What type of loops may be more long-distance and complex in control systems?

Feedback loops

Test your knowledge of physiology basics with this quiz covering organ systems, functions, mechanisms, homeostasis, and dynamic steady state. Explore the 'why' and 'how' questions addressed by physiologists, and understand the concept of maintaining a stable internal environment.

Make Your Own Quizzes and Flashcards

Convert your notes into interactive study material.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Physiology Fundamentals
7 questions
Physiology and Homeostasis Quiz
6 questions
Physiology Fundamentals Quiz
11 questions

Physiology Fundamentals Quiz

SatisfactoryFoxglove avatar
Human Body Systems Quiz
10 questions

Human Body Systems Quiz

PlushAshcanSchool avatar
Use Quizgecko on...