The Human Body's Skeletal System
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The Human Body's Skeletal System

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What is the primary function of the skeletal system in the human body?

To provide shape, support, and protection for organs

How many bones are found in a fully grown adult human?

206-213

What is the purpose of cartilage in the skeletal system?

To prevent bones from rubbing against each other

What is the term for the bone-bone connections in the skeletal system?

<p>Ligaments</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the part of a neuron where messages are received?

<p>Dendrites</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the average resting potential of a neuron?

<p>-70 mv</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the location of potassium in a neuron?

<p>Inside the neuron</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the function of the sodium-potassium pump?

<p>To maintain resting potential</p> Signup and view all the answers

What type of muscles are found in the heart?

<p>Cardiac muscles</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the function of the pupil in the eye?

<p>To regulate the amount of light entering the eye</p> Signup and view all the answers

What type of muscles are involved in voluntary movements?

<p>Skeletal muscles</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main function of the Autonomic nervous system (ANS)?

<p>To control heart rate and blood pressure</p> Signup and view all the answers

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