Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

health pt. 3

QuestionAnswer
what is the main function of the skeletal system? framework of ones and other tissues to support the body
what is the main function of the muscular system? consists of tissues that move parts of the body
explain how muscles work? muscle pairs work in opposition
How many muscles are in the human body? 600 and up
how many bones are in the human body? 206
Name three types of muscles? cardiac muscle,smooth muscles,and skeletal muscles
Explain a hinge joint? moving in only one direction like a door hinge
Explain how a pivot joint works? end of bone rotates in a ring formed by another
Explain how a ball and socket joint works? the ball shaped head of a bone moves inside another
Define Cartilage allows joints to move easily
Define tendons joins muscle to muscle or bone to bones
Define ligaments hold bones in a place at the joints
Define Joints where one bone meets another
Name a way to keep your skeletal system healthy participating in regular physical activity
Name a way to keep your muscular system healthy treat injuries quickly
Created by: wierdbrah21