11 terms

Body Systems and Functions


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Integumentary System
Protects from water loss and outside environment
Endocrine System
Produces hormones
Respiratory System
Gas exchange
Excretory System
Filters the blood and gets rid of liquid waste
Immune System
Protects against infection from bacteria and viruses
Digestive System
Breaks down food into nutrients
Muscular System
Allows for movement
Reproductive System
Provides the ability to make offspring
Circulatory System
Transports gases and nutrients to all the cells in the body
Skeletal System
Supports the body with structure
Nervous System
allows the body to respond to stimuli and coordinates responses