Muscular and Skeletal System 4-16-13

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Muscular and Skeletal System 4-16-13
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  1. Locomotion
    Change in position of an organism
  2. Survival Values
    • i. Get food and shelter
    • ii. Escape from predators
    • iii. Move to regions better suited to survival
    • iv. Find mates
    • v. Move away from toxic wastes
  3. Skeletal system functions
    • i. Supporting framework for internal organs and tissues
    • ii. Anchorage sites for muscle action
    • iii. Protects the internal organs
    • iv. Blood cells are produced in the bone marrow
    • v. The bones also store minerals
  4. Cartilage
    Tough, fibrous, elastic connective tissue
  5. Cartilage function
    Pliable support, flexibility of joints, and cushioning of joints
  6. Cartilage makes up most of the _____ skeleton
    Embryo's

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