Muscular System

Muscular System

Author: Laurie Looper

Be able to:

  • Describe the functions of the Muscular System
  • Identify the organs, tissues and cells of the Muscular System
  • Explain the difference between contracting and relaxing
  • Give an example of an opposing pair and describe how they move a joint
  • Classify muscles as voluntary or involuntary


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