Body System Study Guide - Test on Friday, May 7, 2010

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Tour of BodyUse this link for your worksheetexternal image humanskeleton.gif
Your Gross and Cool Body!
Body Systems information
Mitosis animation
Mitosis information
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- Study Guide for the April 16th test
    • A tissue is a group of similar cells that perform the same function
*Each tissue contributes to the overall job of the organ.
*An organ is a structure that is composed of different kinds of tissues.

Cell ---- Tissue ---- Organ ---- Body System

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You will need to know these body systems and the words in parenthesis
Circulatory System (heart, blood, vessels, capillaries, arteries)
Respiratory System (nose, trachea, lungs)
Immune System (many types of protein, lymph nodes, cells, organs, tissues)
Skeletal System (bones, femur)
Excretory System (lungs, large intestine, kidneys)
Urinary System (bladder, kidneys)
Muscular System (muscles, hamstring)
Endocrine System (thyroid)
Digestive System (mouth, esophagus, stomach, intestines)
Nervous System (brain, spinal cord, nerves)