Body Systems - Functions


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Digestive system main organs
Stomach, small intestine, large intestine
Digestive system
Breaks food down into chemical nutrients that the body cells need for energy, growth and repair
Muscular System
Physically moves the body parts
Respiratory System
Exchanges oxygen and carbon dioxide between your body and the environment
Cardiovascular System
Transports oxygen, nutrients and wastes through the body
Nervous System
Uses senses and also sends signals out to the body to control it.
Skeletal System
Gives your body support, gives it shape and protects many or your organs
Excretory System
Removes waste from the body
Immune system
Uses white blood cells to fight disease