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.

Activity
Body Temperature
(oC)
Heart Rate
(bpm)
Respiration Rate
(bpm)
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?