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Natural Science - Year I

Unit 23: Vesalius and Physiology

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Homework Assignment for Unit 23


This Unit's Homework Page History Lecture Science Lecture Lab Parents' Notes

Homework for Unit 23: Andreas Vesalius and Human Anatomy II

Reading due before our discussion:

History Web Lecture: The Scientific Revolution in Biology: Vesalius

Science Web Lecture: Nerves

PARENTS NOTES


Chat Preparation Essay

Post your essay answer to the questions below to the Moodle Unit 23 Forum before chat. Log into the Moodle (if you are challenged, use your own Scholars Online userid and password), click on the Natural Science course link, and then on the forum link for this unit. Read any other forum postings.

What challenges did Vesalius face in criticizing Galen and Avicenna? How did the new method of printing and distributing information help or hinder the acceptance of his ideas?

Mastery Exercise

Log into the Moodle (if you are challenged, use your own Scholars Online userid and password), click on the mastery exercise for the unit, and attempt the mastery exercise at least once before chat. Bring any questions you have to chat. Then return and attempt the exercise as many times as necessary to achieve an 85% or better score.


Lab Exercise

Lab Instructions: The Sense of Taste.


Unit Quiz

Take the quize for this unit. Notice the times the quiz opens and when it closes and be sure that you complete it on time!