Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems Passages

Physical sciences practice passage questions

  1. Imaging tissue structures using muon tomography
  2. The effect of contrast agents on MRI signals
  3. Analyzing electrocardiogram voltage signals
  4. The mechanics of standing balance
  5. What conditions influence lyophilisation?
  6. Your heart does work: A relationship of pressure and volume
  7. Heat engines and work
  8. Tension in the muscles
  9. Patients in a wheelchair
  10. Biological adaptations in response to physical constraints: the case of Atlantic salmon
  11. Purification of caffeine
  12. Ideal gases in medicine
  13. What causes red blood cells to sickle?
  14. A fluid flowing through a tube
  15. Qualitative analysis of contaminated water supply
  16. Water flowing out of a tank
  17. Applications of Hard-Soft Acid-Base theory
  18. Synthesis of anti-tumor drug Combretastatin and its derivatives
  19. Testing new suture material
  20. Swine flu in Finland
  21. Ancient Greek catapults and medical packs
  22. Forces on a kidney stone
  23. Knee injuries in athletes
  24. The speed of a neural impulse
  25. Blood flow in the arteries
  26. Concussions in professional athletes
  27. The world's fastest mammal
  28. Force of tension - Passage 1
  29. Frictional forces on mobility walkers
  30. An elevator in a hospital
  31. A ramp in an administrative office
  32. Hills, inclement weather, and cars
  33. Basal metabolic rate and energy expenditure
  34. Rollercoasters are energy at work!
  35. A scale under water
  36. Coronary heart disease and blood pressure
  37. The tubular system in an aquarium
  38. Hydrotherapy and full body immersion
  39. Chlorofluorocarbons and the environment
  40. Charles' law and gas in a piston
  41. Capacitors in electrocardiography monitors
  42. Cardiac dysrhythmia and defibrillators
  43. Electrostatics, medicine, and metal spheres
  44. Electric Field Treatments and electroporation
  45. Hyperopia and convex lenses
  46. Converging and diverging lenses in a lab
  47. A mirror in an operating room
  48. Using scallops to correct vision
  49. Eye disease and contact lenses
  50. An experiment with light rays and a prism
  51. How movements influence an ultrasound
  52. Resonance in a tube
  53. Creating and separating acetone
  54. Separations and purifications - Passage 2
  55. Homocystinuria and its associate treatments
  56. Investigating families with hormone deficiencies
  57. The influence of histones on genetic inheritance
  58. Lactate dehydrogenase and exhausted athletes
  59. The circuit elements of a simple defibrillator
  60. How do geckoes stick to surfaces?
  61. Biochemistry changes that occur after death
  62. Using a Freezing Point Depression Osmometer to Measure Serum Osmolality
  63. The Refraction of Light Through The Human Eye
  64. The effects of ultrasound on different tissue types
  65. Leukocytes roll on blood vessel walls
  66. Creating Fuel from Algae
  67. How do organisms maintain a constant pH range?
  68. The bicarbonate buffering system and titration curves
  69. Neuronal Membranes: Nature's Capacitors
  70. Doppler effect in living tissue
  71. The effects of ear canal acoustics on hearing ability
  72. The Forearm as an Example of a Third-class Lever
  73. The Forces and Torques Acting on the Hip Joint
  74. The Chemical Structure Consequences of Beta-lactams
  75. Aldehydes and ketones
  76. The effects of microgravity on muscle tissues
  77. Comparing the stress exerted on the body by different running shoes
  78. Understanding the ballistics of gene bombardment
  79. Analysis of Image Production by the Human Eye
  80. Alcohol production and absorption
  81. The structure and function of glycogen.
  82. Elasticity and Kinetics of Vulcanized Rubber
  83. Preventing barotrauma in deep-sea divers
  84. Pressure regulation and fluid dynamics of the respiratory system
  85. Thermodynamics of Gallium Arsenide Formation
  86. Using Ultrasounds to Measure Blood Flow Velocity
  87. The Radioactivity of Iodine-131
  88. Characteristics of Various Therapeutic Radioisotopes
  89. Understanding the properties of radioactive tracers
  90. Melting Point and Thermodynamics of Double-Stranded DNA
  91. Pure Tone Audiometry in Diagnosing Hearing Loss
  92. Mass spectrometry in the operating room
  93. Separating enantiomers in a prescription drug
  94. Technetium decay and its cardiac application