Anatomy…from the Greek word anatome,”dissection”, is a branch of natural science dealing with the structural organization of living things. For centuries anatomical knowledge consisted largely of observations of dissected plants and animals. As one of the basic life sciences, anatomy is closely related to medicine and to other branches of biology.
The Anatomy & Physiology – One Organ at a Time site is meant to complement a high school level anatomy class. It contains worksheets, images, study guides and practice quizzes to support a rich curriculum in anatomy and physiology.