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Human Body Systems
The Skeletal System
The Muscular System
The Circulatory System
The Respiratory System
supports the body... protect the organs inside the body... work wit…
allows the body to move... we can run, smile, breathe and blink…
blood cells help send oxygen and nutrients (food) throughout…
helps the body breathe by taking in oxygen and giving off car…
The Skeletal System
supports the body... protect the organs inside the body... work wit…
The Muscular System
allows the body to move... we can run, smile, breathe and blink…
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The Body Systems
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Circulatory System
Respiratory System
- Supports our body... - Gives our body shape... - Protects the del…
- Allows us to move different parts of our body
- Carries useful substances, like oxygen and nutrients, to al…
- Takes air into our body... - Removes air from our body
Skeletal System
- Supports our body... - Gives our body shape... - Protects the del…
Muscular System
- Allows us to move different parts of our body
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Human Body
Homeostasis
Skeletal System
Tissue
Joint
Homeostasis is the maintenance of a stable internal environme…
Bones, Joints. Protects and supports body organs, and provide…
A group of similar cells that are organized to do a specific…
A place in the body where two bones come together
Homeostasis
Homeostasis is the maintenance of a stable internal environme…
Skeletal System
Bones, Joints. Protects and supports body organs, and provide…
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Grade 6, Science, Chapter 7.1 and 7.2 Human Body - Nervous System
neuron*
structure of a neuron**
nerve*
synapse**
a single nerve cell that carries information through the nerv…
a neuron has one axon and many dendrites that extend from the…
bundle of neurons/nerve fibers
the junction where one neuron can transfer an impulse to the…
neuron*
a single nerve cell that carries information through the nerv…
structure of a neuron**
a neuron has one axon and many dendrites that extend from the…
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How the body is organized/Keeping the body in balance
cell
cell membrane
nucleus
cytoplasm
the basic unit of structure and function in a living thing
forms the outside boundary of a cell
control center that directs the cell's activities and contain…
clear, jellylike substance in which many important cell struc…
cell
the basic unit of structure and function in a living thing
cell membrane
forms the outside boundary of a cell
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Human Body Systems Quizlet - Thornton/Chabot
Digestive System
Respiratory System
Integumentary System
Lymphatic System
Breaks down food into small molecules so that they can be abs…
Breathing- Movement of chest to bring fresh air in and "waste…
Has several functions- protects the body, vitamin D productio…
Acts like a "drain" to remove the body's excess fluid and ret…
Digestive System
Breaks down food into small molecules so that they can be abs…
Respiratory System
Breathing- Movement of chest to bring fresh air in and "waste…
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Grade 8 HUMAN BODY SYSTEM 2016
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
MUSCULAR SYSTEM
SKELETAL SYSTEM
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes such as growt…
producing new life or offspring
Allows manipulation of the enviroment, locomotion, and facial…
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes such as growt…
REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
producing new life or offspring
Body systems
nervous system
endocrine system
digestive system
muscular system
collects information ; sending information in the form of ele…
makes chemical messages to be sent throughout the body; these…
breaks down food into nutrients that can be used by the body
allows movement of the body; works with the skeletal system t…
nervous system
collects information ; sending information in the form of ele…
endocrine system
makes chemical messages to be sent throughout the body; these…
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Nervous System Study Guide
2 functions of the nervous system
2 Things that Make up the Central Nerv…
NEURON
DENDRITE
1) interpret information from inside and out of the body 2) t…
1. Brain 2. Spinal cord
A cell in the nervous system that sends and receives messages
Carries messages to the cell body
2 functions of the nervous system
1) interpret information from inside and out of the body 2) t…
2 Things that Make up the Central Nerv…
1. Brain 2. Spinal cord
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7th Grade Science (Body Systems) Pictures
circulatory system
respiratory system
nervous system
muscular system
(n.) moves blood and lymph through the body using heart, bloo…
(n.) lets you breathe, by bringing in oxygen and exchanging i…
(n.) the group of nerves and fibers that control your body an…
(n.) all of the muscles in your body that help you move, stan…
circulatory system
(n.) moves blood and lymph through the body using heart, bloo…
respiratory system
(n.) lets you breathe, by bringing in oxygen and exchanging i…
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RRISD--Body Systems
absorption
amino acids
bile
cardiac muscle
Digested products moving into blood stream
Building blocks of protein
A substance produced by the liver that breaks up fat particles.
Muscle of the heart
absorption
Digested products moving into blood stream
amino acids
Building blocks of protein
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3rd grade science Choosing Healthful Foods
energy
balanced
Food Pyramid
5 food groups are:
Food gives the body ________?
A healthful diet is_________?
shows the 5 food groups
grains... vegetables... fruits... milk... meats & beans
energy
Food gives the body ________?
balanced
A healthful diet is_________?
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Body Systems
digestive system
digestion
saliva
mucus
body system that releases nutrients from food
process of getting nutrients from food
watery fluid in mouth which moistens food
slippery fluid helps food go down esophagus
digestive system
body system that releases nutrients from food
digestion
process of getting nutrients from food
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Human Body Systems
Digestive System
Nervous System
Endocrine System
Excretory System
Breaks down food and absorbs nutrients
Detects information from the environment and controls body fu…
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes such as growt…
Removes waste from your body and controls water balance
Digestive System
Breaks down food and absorbs nutrients
Nervous System
Detects information from the environment and controls body fu…
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Body Systems
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Respiratory Systems
Circulatory System
Supports and shapes body... Protects major organs... Works with mus…
Enables body to move ... Allows heart to pump to circulate blood…
Takes oxygen into the body... Removes carbon dioxide
Carries oxygen & nutrients to body cells & carries away waste…
Skeletal System
Supports and shapes body... Protects major organs... Works with mus…
Muscular System
Enables body to move ... Allows heart to pump to circulate blood…
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Levels of organization in the Human Body
What are the levels of organization in…
cell
cell membrane
nucleus
cell, tissue, organ, organ system
basic unit of structure and function in a living thing
outside boundary of the cell
control center that directs the cell's activities and contain…
What are the levels of organization in…
cell, tissue, organ, organ system
cell
basic unit of structure and function in a living thing
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7th Science: Human Body Systems / Internal Adaptations
Muscular System
Skeletal System
Cardiovascular System
Respiratory System
allows movement, protects some organs, gives body shape, and…
provides support & structure, makes red blood cells, protects…
transports nutrients, and O2 to the cells, moves hormones aro…
supplies body with O2, removes CO2 from the body
Muscular System
allows movement, protects some organs, gives body shape, and…
Skeletal System
provides support & structure, makes red blood cells, protects…
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Rside-Psych Nervous System
cell body
dendrites
axon terminal
two basic functions to the nervous sys…
large region in the center
short, branched extensions of a neuron
this is where information can be passed on to other cells
gathers and interprets information, and responds to that info…
cell body
large region in the center
dendrites
short, branched extensions of a neuron
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Healthful Foods & Body Systems
nutrients
water
carbohydrates
proteins
Materials in food that the body uses.
One of the most important nutrients taken into the body.
Provide energy for the body.
Help body tissues grow and repair themselves. Fish, eggs, and…
nutrients
Materials in food that the body uses.
water
One of the most important nutrients taken into the body.
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Human Body
nervous system
neuron
nerve tissue
peripheral nerves
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
a nerve cell
group of cells that work together to carries impulses back an…
transmit signals to and from the brain to the body
nervous system
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
neuron
a nerve cell
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human body organization
muscle tissues
epithelial tissue
nerve tissue
connective tissue
Brings about all body movements through contractions or short…
A body tissue that covers the surfaces of the body, inside an…
Carries messages between the brain and the rest of the body
Found throughout the body; It serves to connect different str…
muscle tissues
Brings about all body movements through contractions or short…
epithelial tissue
A body tissue that covers the surfaces of the body, inside an…
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Body Systems
Organ System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
group of organs that work together to perform a specific func…
Provides support & protection; supplies the framework for mus…
the organ system whose primary function is movement and flexi…
the system of the body that receives information from inside…
Organ System
group of organs that work together to perform a specific func…
Skeletal System
Provides support & protection; supplies the framework for mus…
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Body System
Cell
Tissue
Muscle tissue
Nervous tissue
basic unit of life
group of similar cell that perform a similar function
can contract (shorten) or leg then to produce movement
carries information to and from the brgin
Cell
basic unit of life
Tissue
group of similar cell that perform a similar function
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Body Systems Functions
Integumentary System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
External covering, protects tissues, helps regulate body temp…
Protects and supports organs and muscles, frame of body, stor…
Moves the body and substances inside the body, maintains post…
Responds to internal and external changes by activating an ap…
Integumentary System
External covering, protects tissues, helps regulate body temp…
Skeletal System
Protects and supports organs and muscles, frame of body, stor…
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Ch. 1 Human Body & Health - pgs. 16-50 (CCBasics) Level 1
cartilage
ligaments
marrow
organization
A connective tissue that is more flexible than bone and that…
Attach bone to bone
The soft connective tissue that fills the internal spaces in…
Arranged in an orderly way.
cartilage
A connective tissue that is more flexible than bone and that…
ligaments
Attach bone to bone
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Body Systems
Cells
Tissue
Muscle tissue
Nervous tissue
Basic unit of life
Group of similar cells that perform a similar function
Shorten to produce movement
Carry information to/from brain
Cells
Basic unit of life
Tissue
Group of similar cells that perform a similar function
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Organ Systems
organ system
circulatory
respiratory
musculo-skeletal
groups of organs that work together to perform a specific task.
this system is responsible for the movement of blood, nutrien…
System that allows the body to take in oxygen and excrete (ge…
System that protects the body's organs, provides support for…
organ system
groups of organs that work together to perform a specific task.
circulatory
this system is responsible for the movement of blood, nutrien…
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11 Body Systems: functions and organs
Nervous System
Skeletal System
Integumentary System
Muscular System
Receives incoming information (senses). Sends messages to the…
Provides Shape and structure to the body. Allows for movement…
Protects the body from invaders by providing a tough protecti…
Allows for movement of the body. Keeps head in position. Prov…
Nervous System
Receives incoming information (senses). Sends messages to the…
Skeletal System
Provides Shape and structure to the body. Allows for movement…
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STAAR Vocabulary 51-100
Dominant
Recessive
Co-dominance
Punnett Square
The trait masks or hides the recessive trait. If the dominant…
The trait that is hidden or masked. The trait will NOT show u…
Traits that will neither hide nor be hidden by another trait.…
A tool used to determine the probability of the genotype and…
Dominant
The trait masks or hides the recessive trait. If the dominant…
Recessive
The trait that is hidden or masked. The trait will NOT show u…
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Systems and their Major Functions
supports and shapes body, protects maj…
works with muscles to allow movement,…
enables body to move
allows heart to pump for the circulato…
skeletal system
skeletal system
muscular system
muscular system
supports and shapes body, protects maj…
skeletal system
works with muscles to allow movement,…
skeletal system
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Body organizaiton
homeostasis
cells
tissues
organs
Your body constantly working to keep everything the same insi…
smallest part of living things
Two or more similar cells working together to do a job
Two or more tissues working together to do a job
homeostasis
Your body constantly working to keep everything the same insi…
cells
smallest part of living things
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Nervous System 2
4 parts of the nervous system
senses and their organs
what are the two divisions of the nerv…
what is the central nervous system?
Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs
hearing ears, seeing eyes, smelling nose, touching skin, tast…
central nervous system, peripheral nervous system
the central nervous system is the control center of the body
4 parts of the nervous system
Brain, spinal cord, nerves, sense organs
senses and their organs
hearing ears, seeing eyes, smelling nose, touching skin, tast…
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Organ Systems
Circulatory System
Digestive system
Endocrine System
Excretory System
Carries needed materials to the body cells, carries away wast…
takes food into the body . breaks food down, and absorbs dige…
Controls many body processes, such as sugar intake by cells,…
removes waste
Circulatory System
Carries needed materials to the body cells, carries away wast…
Digestive system
takes food into the body . breaks food down, and absorbs dige…
24 terms
Human Body Organization & Homeostasis
Levels of organization
cell
cell membrane
nucleus
cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organism
basic unit of structure and function in living things, smalle…
A thin, flexible barrier around a cell; regulates what enters…
control center of the cell, directs the cell's activities and…
Levels of organization
cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, organism
cell
basic unit of structure and function in living things, smalle…
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organ systems in the human body
respiratory system major organs
respiratory system function
nervous system major organs
nervous system function
trachea, lungs
to provide air, take in oxygen and get rid of carbon dioxide
brain, nerves, skin, spinal cord
protects body, balance, keeps water inside, gives body inform…
respiratory system major organs
trachea, lungs
respiratory system function
to provide air, take in oxygen and get rid of carbon dioxide
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Unit B Test A Body Works
Cells - Tissues - Organs - Organ Systems
Digestive system
Nervous system
Skeletal system
The organization of our body systems which perform a particul…
body system the breaks down food and absorbs nutrients
The body system that receives incoming information (senses su…
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework; M…
Cells - Tissues - Organs - Organ Systems
The organization of our body systems which perform a particul…
Digestive system
body system the breaks down food and absorbs nutrients
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Biology- CH31- Miller & Levine 2014- Mr. Brown- WHS- Nervous System
peripheral nervous system
central nervous system
cell body
dendrite
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
Brain and spinal cord
Largest part of a typical neuron; contains the nucleus and mu…
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
peripheral nervous system
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
central nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
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Unit 5 Les 1-2 Healthy Food and Body Systems
Digestive system
digestion
mouth
saliva
body system that releases nutrients from food
the process when the digestive system releases nutrients from…
where digestion begins; where the teeth chop food into small…
watery fluid in the mouth to moisten the food
Digestive system
body system that releases nutrients from food
digestion
the process when the digestive system releases nutrients from…
34 terms
7th Science: Human Body Systems / Internal Adaptations
Muscular System
Skeletal System
Cardiovascular System
Respiratory System
allows movement, protects some organs, gives body shape, and…
provides support & structure, makes red blood cells, protects…
transports nutrients, and O2 to the cells, moves hormones aro…
supplies body with O2, removes CO2 from the body
Muscular System
allows movement, protects some organs, gives body shape, and…
Skeletal System
provides support & structure, makes red blood cells, protects…
20 terms
BC Science 8 Ch. 2.1 - Body Systems
Digestive System
Respiratory System
Integumetary System
Immune System
Breaks down food into small molecules so that they can be abs…
Breathing- Movement of chest to bring fresh air in and "waste…
Has several functions- protects the body, vitamin D productio…
The body's defense system- works to keep the body germ free.
Digestive System
Breaks down food into small molecules so that they can be abs…
Respiratory System
Breathing- Movement of chest to bring fresh air in and "waste…
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7th Grade: Human Body
Circulatory system
Blood vessels
Arteries
Veins
Consist of heart, blood vessels & blood
Consists of arteries, capillaries, and veins
Take blood away from the heart
Take blood back to the heart
Circulatory system
Consist of heart, blood vessels & blood
Blood vessels
Consists of arteries, capillaries, and veins
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Section 1 of Unit 1Life Science - Cells/Taxonomy/Systems/Reproduction/Development
cell
metabolism
respiration
photosynthesis
basic unit of structure and function of all living things - a…
the sum of all chemical reactions used by an organism
the process that releases energy from food- occurs in mitocho…
the process which uses sunlight to change water and carbon di…
cell
basic unit of structure and function of all living things - a…
metabolism
the sum of all chemical reactions used by an organism
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Human Body
nervous system
neuron
nerve tissue
peripheral nerves
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
a nerve cell
group of cells that work together to carries impulses back an…
transmit signals to and from the brain to the body
nervous system
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
neuron
a nerve cell
29 terms
nervous system
cell body
dendrites
axon terminal
two basic functions to the nervous sys…
large region in the center
short, branched extensions of a neuron
this is where information can be passed on to other cells
gathers and interprets information, and responds to that info…
cell body
large region in the center
dendrites
short, branched extensions of a neuron
10 terms
Body Systems Study Guide #2
Skeletal System
muscular system
respiratory system
digestive system
this systems protects vital organs and provides shape and sup…
enables movement, keeps organs going. Gives strength and flex…
this system helps the body process oxygen and rid itself of c…
helps breakdown food so it can be absorbed into the bloodstre…
Skeletal System
this systems protects vital organs and provides shape and sup…
muscular system
enables movement, keeps organs going. Gives strength and flex…
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Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
somatic nervous system (part of the pe…
receives stimuli from inside and outside the body & sends and…
Includes the brain and spinal cord
nerves that branch off of the spinal cord to other parts of t…
sends information between the brain and the muscles
Nervous System
receives stimuli from inside and outside the body & sends and…
Central Nervous System
Includes the brain and spinal cord
Life Science Review
cell
tissue
organ
organ system
Basic unit of life
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
A collection of tissues that carry out a specialized function…
A group of organs that work together in performing vital body…
cell
Basic unit of life
tissue
A group of similar cells that perform the same function.
63 terms
Human Body
nervous system
neuron
nerve tissue
peripheral nerves
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
a nerve cell
group of cells that work together to carries impulses back an…
transmit signals to and from the brain to the body
nervous system
receives stimuli, interprets the stimuli, initiates a response
neuron
a nerve cell
11 terms
Organ Systems
Circulatory system
Digestive system
Endocrine system
Excretory system
carries needed materials to the body cells
takes food into the body, breaks it down and absorbs the dige…
controls many body processes
removes waste from your body
Circulatory system
carries needed materials to the body cells
Digestive system
takes food into the body, breaks it down and absorbs the dige…
12 terms
Human Body Systems
Circulatory System
Immune System
Skeletal System
Respiratory System
distributes oxygen (hemoglobin molecules in red blood cells c…
is made of antibodies and white blood cells that protect your…
gives your body structure needed for movement and protects yo…
absorbs oxygen gas (O2) into the body which is needed for cel…
Circulatory System
distributes oxygen (hemoglobin molecules in red blood cells c…
Immune System
is made of antibodies and white blood cells that protect your…
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