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  • Muscular System
  • By...Ella, Emily and Jamie
  • Definition
    Muscles are flexible organs consisting of a special bundle of tissue which moves particular bones or parts of the body.
    Your bones form your body’s framework, but they cannot move by themselves.
    About 620 muscles allow you to make body movements.
    Lots of your muscles allow your internalorganssuch as the heart and stomach to work.
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  • Features
    • Deltoid (shoulder) – Raises arm View slide
    • Pectoralis (chest) – Raises and rotates arm
    • Adductor (thigh) – Rotates and swings thigh sideways
    • Sternocleidomastoid (neck) – Tilts head
    • Biceps (forearm) – Raises forearm
    • Triceps (forearm) – Lowers forearm
    • Gluteus maximus (bum) – Moves your thigh back and forth
    • Orbicularis oculi (eye) – Narrows eye
    • Orbicularis oris (lips) – Pouts lips
    • Trapezius(neck) – Rotates head
    • External oblique (spine) – Bends spine
    • Lattissimus dorsi (arm) – Back swing
    • Sartorius (leg) – Twist leg
    • Hamstring (thigh) – Bends thigh
    • Quadriceps (leg) – Extends lower leg
    • Tribialis anterior (foot) – Raises foot
  • Connections
    • The muscular system connects with:
    • Digestive system
    • Respiratory system
    • Circulatory system
    • Urinary system
    • Endocrine system
    • Nervous system
    • Skeletal system
  • Problems
    Muscles cramp if they do not get enough oxygen.
    If you getcrampsyour muscles go into spasm.
    Sometimes when they don’t work it’s dangerous.
    Problems with your muscles can cause serious injury or death.
    We really need to keep in shape so we can be healthy and safe.
  • Taking Care
    Exercise
    Eat nutritious meals
    Having good self esteem and avoiding stress allows your muscles to relax.
    Exercise clears your body of toxins.
    Walking, jogging, swimming, cycling and climbing all help.
  • Glossary
    Interacts – have an effect upon one or another.
    Enable – to make something possible.
    Contract – any sort of movement.
    Sensors– something that detects something.
    Golgi sensor- a type of sensor.
    Cramp-a painful movement by the muscle.
    Fibres-a thread like structure.
    Spasm-a sudden movement by a muscle.
    Infected- a part of the body that’s diseased.
    Consisting-to do something continuously.
    Substance-the main or essential part of something.
    Framework-a frame of something to protect.
    Internal-something inside of something.
    Pouts-to push your lips out.
    Toxins-a poisonous substance, especially one formed in the body by germs.
    Organs-your heart, lungs, kidneys and liver.
  • Bibliography
    Google
    Google images
    Wikipedia
    www.featuresofthebody.com
    www.whataretheconnectionstothemuscularsystem.com
    www.answers.com/Q/Ways
    www.howtotakecareofthemusclesystem#ixzz1HGovmaPz