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Chapter 30: All

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Biology Homework Chapter 30: Motion and Support


Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment: Chapter 30: How Animals Move, all sections.

Study Points

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: Animal Movement (Skeletal and Muscular Systems)

Take notes on any questions you have, and be prepared to discuss the lecture in chat.

Study Activity

Naming bones and muscles can be confusing. Check the website How the Muscles are Named at the Biology Corner for a brief list of muscle terms and detailed lists of muscle names.

Then explore The Animated Guide to the Human Body: The Muscle Edition. Note how muscle tissues at different scales (arm, muscle, microfiber, sarcomere cells) change as the muscle is extended.

Optional Web Site: MaryMount High School Muscle Site -- Interactive!

Chat Preparation Activities

Chapter Quiz

Lab Work

Read through the lab for this week; bring questions to chat on any aspect of the lab, whether you intend not perform it or not. If you decide to perform the lab, be sure to submit your report by the posted due date.