Monday, April 27, 2015

Period 1-4 Honors Biology

Circulatory System

The Central Nervous System- Brain Identification

Watch video on Immune System-

https://youtu.be/z3M0vU3Dv8E

Immune System and Disease Chapter 35

Benchmark: SC.912.L.14.52- Explain the basic functions of the human immune system, including specific and nonspecific immune response, vaccines, and antibiotics.

Define the following terms:

  1. Inflammatory response
  2. Pathogen
  3. Histamine
  4. Interferon
  5. Fever
  6. Immune response
  7. Antigen
  8. Antibody
  9. Humoral immunity
  10. Cell-mediated immunity

Answer the following questions:

  1. What are the body’s nonspecific defenses against pathogens?
  2. Describe the steps of the inflammatory response.
  3. What are the main working cells of the immune response? Where are they produced?
  4. What is the function of the immune system’s specific defenses?
  5. What are the body’s specific defenses against pathogens?

Work on The Alien Life Park Assignment:

Create your groups and email me your idea for approval. Start gathering information on all species.   We will work on this project throughout the next month.

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