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Protects body from injury, infection and dehydration; helps regulate body temperature; eliminates some wastes; produces vitamin D.
Skin, sweat and oil glands, nails, and hair
Creates framework of body protects internal organs, produces blood cells, acts as levers of muscles.
Bones and cartilage
Produces movement protects internal organs, produces body heat, maintains posture.
Skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscles
Coordinates and controls body activities.
Nerves , brain, spinal cord
Allow body to react to environment by providing sight, hearing, taste, smell, and balance.
Eye, ear, tongue, nose, general sense receptors
Carries oxygen and nutrients to body cells; carries waste products away from cells; helps produce cells to fight infection blood vessels.
Heart, blood, spleen
Carries some tissue fluid and wastes to blood assists with fighting infection.
Lymph nodes, lymph vessels, spleen, tonsils, and thymus gland.
Breathes in oxygen and eliminates carbon dioxide.
Nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi, lungs
Digests food physically and chemically, transports food, absorbs nutrients, eliminates waste.
Mouth, salivary glands, pharynx , esophagus, stomach, intestine, liver, gallbladder, pancreas
Filters blood to maintain fluid and electrolyte balance in the body produces and eliminates urine.
Mouth, salivary glands, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, intestine, liver, gallbladder, pancreas
Produces and secretes hormones to regulate body processes.
Pituitary, parathyroid, thyroid, adrenal, and thymus glands; pancreas, ovaries, testes
Provides for reproduction
Male: testes, epididymis, vas deferens, ejaculatory duct, seminal vesicles, prostate gland, penis, urethraFemale: ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina, breasts