ZOO 200

Reading Assignments for Tortora, 9th Edition 

Dr. Carey Carpenter

 

Not included in the reading assignments below but strongly recommended;
the study outlines and reviews found at the end of every chapter.   

 

WEEK

TOPIC

CHAPTER READING ASSIGNMENTS

1

 

Body Organization and Terminology

The Internal Environment

Tissue Overview

Tissue Development

Cell Junctions

1 (pp. 1-21)

1 Fig. 2-3 (p. 29)  

3 (p. 56)

 "   "   "

3 (56-58)

2

 

Epithelial Tissue

Connective Tissues

Connective Tissue Proper

Cartilage

 

3 (58-67)

3 (69-70)

3 (71-74)

3 (75)

3

Osseous Tissue

Blood

Midterm 1 

 

3 (75-77), 5 (111-14)

3 (77-79), 12 (370-83)

 

4

Membranes

Glands

Integumentary System

 

 3 (81)

 3 (67-69

 4 (90-105)

5

Skeletal System

 5 (110-127)

 6 & 7  (Note: Lecture Exam 2 Objectives 13-25 are discussed in chapters 6 & 7. Check the textbook index for specific pages. Objectives 13-15 are to be covered in lecture; objectives 16-25, while still on lecture midterm 2, will also be covered in lab.)

6

Joints

Muscle Tissue

Muscular System

 8 (197-210)

 3 (81-83), 9 (230-36; 246-47) 

 9 (224-225; 232-36; 239-40)

10 (254-59)

7

Muscular System, cont’d

Exam 2

Specific muscles in chapters 10 & 11: please refer to the Muscle Handout for the the muscles to study.

8

Digestive System

Digestive System

24 (715-729)

24 (730-748)

9

Respiratory System

 

Heart

23 (685-703; 704: muscles of inspiration and expiration only) 

13 (388-404; 405-406)

10

Blood Vessels

 

 

 

 

Circulatory Changes at Birth

14 (415-420; 462-464)

(Note: the names of specific vessels, their locations, and regions of the body they serve be discussed and tested in lab, except for those vessels associated with the heart which will be covered in both lecture and lab)

14 (465-467)

 

11

Circulation, continued.

Midterm 3

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12

Lymphatic System

Nervous Tissue

Nervous System

15 (474-85)

3 (84), 16  (500-10)

16 (500-3; 508-10)

13

Nervous System, cont’d 

Nervous System, cont'd

18 (545-570)

17 (516-28; 538-9)

19 (598-605)
21
(640-4; 647-51)

14

Endocrine System

Urinary System

22 (659-75)

25 (758-68; 770-5)

15

Reproductive Systems

16

Final

26 (782; 784-812)