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Chapter 13 Summary & Outline

Homeostasis Maintains Internal States within a Critical Range

Study questions: 1 | 2 | 3

Temperature Regulation

Body Temperature Is a Critical Condition for All Biological Processes

Study questions: 4

Some Animals Generate Heat; Others Must Obtain Heat from the Environment

Study questions: 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10

Which Behaviors Can Adjust Body Temperature?

Study questions: 11 | 12 | 13 | 14

The Brain Monitors and Regulates Body Temperature

Study questions: 15 | 16 | 17

Fluid Regulation

Our Cells Evolved to Function in Seawater

Study questions: 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22

Two Internal Cues Trigger Thirst

Study questions: 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32

Homeostatic Regulation of Salt Is Required for Effective Regulation of Water

Study questions: 33 | 34

Food and Energy Regulation

Nutrient Regulation Requires the Anticipation of Future Needs

Study questions: 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43

Insulin Is Crucial for the Regulation of Body Metabolism

Study questions: 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50

The Hypothalamus Coordinates Multiple Systems That Control Hunge

Study questions: 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61

Obesity Is Difficult to Treat

Study questions: 62 | 63

Eating Disorders Are Life-Threatening

Study questions: 64 | 65

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