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Kidney Function

Kidney Function

Author: Erica Schatz

The objective of this tutorial is to review the functions of the kidney and nephrons.

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Khan Academy - The Kidney and the Nephron

Attached are questions related to the Khan Academy video "The Kidney and the Nephron". These questions should be answered and brought to class on Tuesday Jan. 13, 2015.


This video contains a short overview of how the kidneys and nephrons work to create urine by filtering blood and reabsorbing water and other molecules.

Source: Khan Academy