Exercise 4.3: Responding to Environments



Assignment: Responding to Internal and External Environments

1. In the table below record Judy's vital signs and then suggest some internal causes to these affects.

Body Temperature
Heart Rate
Respiration Rate
What's causing this?



2. Describe two long-term changes that Judy's body went through when she arrived at Kananaskis Country.
3. Make a story of your own 'day in a life' and describe some ways your body's vital signs change as you go through the day.
4. What is metabolism?
5. What causes an increase in metabolism?
6. Describe two effects of increased metabolism?