Digestive System
Circulatory System
Excretory System
Respiratory System
Just for Fun

100

What is the tube-like muscle called that squeezes food down into the stomach?
the esophagus

100

What is the main organ in the circulatory system?
Heart

100

What do the kidneys filter from the blood?
cellular waste

100

What is the most important organ in the respiratory system?
lungs

100

What is Miss Shilling's favorite sweet treat?
cupcakes!!!

200

Where does the digestive process begin?
the mouth

200

What part of the circulatory system carries oxygen to cells? veins, red blood cells, white blood cells, or capillaries
red blood cells

200

What is the function of the bladder?
to store liquid waste (urine)

200

What gas do we breath into our lungs?
oxygen

200

What Giants player is going to be Miss Shilling's future husband? (she wishes!)
Buster Posey

300

List the path that food takes in the digestive system (include 5 main parts)
mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and large intestine

300

Which blood vessels transport blood back to the heart?
Veins

300

What organ filters toxins and poisons in the blood?
the kidneys

300

What gas do red blood cells release into the lung sacs for us to breath out?
carbon dioxide

300

What is Miss Shilling's cat's name AND what color is he?
Oscar Black and White

400

What is the largest part of the large intestine called?
the colon

400

Which side of the heart pumps oxygen-rich blood to the body?
the left side

400

Where does urine form?
kidneys

400

What do we call a group of cells of the same kind that are working together to form a function? organ, tissue, organ system
tissue

400

What year was Miss Shilling born in?
1988

500

How do nutrients get from your digestive system to your cells?
The nutrients pass through the capillaries in the small intestine, and are carried to the cells in the bloodstream.

500

How many chambers are in the heart, AND what are the names of the 2 types of chambers?
4 chambers ventricle and atrium

500

Why is it important to remove waste products from your blood and body?
If too much waste materials build up, cells will die

500

What is the main function of the respiratory system?
gas exchange- to bring oxygen into the body, and carbon dioxide out

500

What's Miss Shilling's birthday?
June 25th