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Biology Notebook: 07.04 Muscular, Skeletal, and IntegumentaryObjectives:Describe the structure and functions of the skeletal systemDescribe the structure and functions of the muscular systemExplain how the muscular and skeletal systems work togetherExplain that the largest organ in the body is also body’s first line of defense against pathogensKey Questions and TermsNotesThe Skeletal SystemWhat is the skeletal system made of?Your skeletal systemis madeup of cartilage and calcified bone that work together. They help the process of movement happen in a smoother manner. The calcified bones of your skeleton also work with the circulatory system. Marrow inside of your boneshelps produce the cells inside of you blood.List and describe the functions of the skeletal system.1.1.Support. The skeletons bones give support and shape to the body.2.2.Protection. Bones protect the internal organs of the body3.3.Movement. The skeleton has a system of joints and levers that coordinate with muscles to
5.5.Blood cell Formation. Blood cells are produced in the soft marrow tissue that fills the internal cavities of some bones.What is the axial skeleton?

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