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integumentary system

include skin, hair, nails and glands

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purpose of integumentary system

protects underlying tissues, regulates temperature

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what systems are for support and movement

skeletal and muscular

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skeletal system

bones ligaments and cartilage

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skeletal system purpose

provides framework, protect soft tissue, serves as attachments for muscles

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muscular system

muscles

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muscular system purpose

cause body movements, maintain posture

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which systems are for integration and coordination

nervous system and endocrine system

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nervous system

Brain, spinal cord, nerves, and sense organs

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nervous system purpose

use nerve impulses to communicate

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endocrine system purpose

glands that secrete chemical messengers called hormones

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which Systems process and transport

digestive system, respiratory system, circulatory system, lymphatic system, urinary system

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digestive system path

Mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum

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lymphatic system purpose

defends body from infection, produces immunity

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what are in the urinary system

kidneys, ureter's, bladder, urethra