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2. What is homeostasis?

  • A tendency to move in the opposite direction to a set norm
  • A tendency to revert values back towards a set norm
  • A tendency to move away from a set norm
  • A tendency to keep values in equilibrium with the external environment

3. the satiety center is found in:

  • the medulla
  • the hypothalamus
  • the thalamus
  • the pons

4. Negative feedback is?

  • A response which leaves nasty feedback on the system
  • A decrease in function in response to a stimulus, bringing the value back to the norm.
  • A response which is harmful and brings about negative consequences
  • An increase in function in response to a stimulus

5. insulin is release from?

  • exocrine glands
  • beta pancreatic cells
  • hepatocytes
  • alpha pancreatic cells

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