- 34.1: the outermost layer of skin
- 34.2: tough bands of connective tissue that attach bone to bone
- 34.3: living cells of compact and spongy bone
- 34.4: type of muscle found in the walls of internal organs
- 34.5: protein that makes up the thick filaments of myofibrils
- 34.6: Which of the following is a skin pigment that protects cells from s...
- 34.7: Which of the following is nourished by blood vessels that run withi...
- 34.8: All of the following are types of muscle except ________. A. epider...
- 34.9: Skin plays a role in ________. A. storing calcium B. regulating bod...
- 34.10: The axial skeleton includes bones from ________. A. the skull C. th...
- 34.11: Complete the concept map by using the following vocabulary terms: a...
- 34.12: Open Ended Compare the interrelations of the skeletal and muscular ...
- 34.13: Open Ended How could an injury to a ligament affect the function of...
- 34.14: Open Ended Analyze, critique, and review the strengths and weakness...
- 34.15: Infer You view three tissue slides under the microscope. Slide A ha...
- 34.16: Osteoporosis is a health threat for many Americans. Visit to find o...
- 34.17: Hypothesize How would the destruction of red bone marrow affect oth...
- 34.18: Infer During summer months many people go barefoot and the skin on ...
- 34.19: The highest levels of calcium are found at approximately what time?...
- 34.20: Which conclusion could be reached about the relationship between ca...
- 34.21: At what time is the force of the muscle contraction strongest? A. 1...
- 34.22: Which structure in the diagram is involved in temperature regulatio...
- 34.23: Which layer in the diagram above contains melanin-producing cells? ...
- 34.24: Open Ended What are the similarities and differences between first-...
- 34.25: Open Ended Describe how muscle cells are supplied with energy durin...
Solutions for Chapter 34: Protection, Support, and Locomotion
Full solutions for Biology: The Dynamics of Life | 1st Edition
The grinding and scraping of a rock surface by the friction and impact of rock particles carried by water, wind, or ice.
A large wedge-shaped mass of sediment that accumulates in subduction zones. Here, sediment is scraped from the subducting oceanic plate and accreted to the overriding crustal block.
A sandbar that completely crosses a bay, sealing it off from the open ocean.
The total mass of a defined organism or group of organisms in a particular area or ecosystem.
A wide gap in the ring system of Saturn between the A ring and the B ring.
The study of the universe.
The area of active erosion on the outside of a meander.
The name for all the sciences that collectively seek to understand Earth. It includes geology, oceanography, meteorology, and astronomy.
A gaseous nebula that derives its visible light from the fluorescence of ultraviolet light from a star in or near the nebula.
The process of converting a liquid to a gas.
The flat, low-lying portion of a stream valley subject to periodic inundation.
A group of interrelated food chains.
The rigid outer layer of Earth, including the crust and upper mantle.
A cloud occupying the height range from 2,000 to 6,000 meters.
The portion of a shadow from which only part of the light source is blocked by an opaque body.
Rocks are placed in their proper sequence or order. Only the chronological order of events is determined.
An accumulation of rock debris at the base of a cliff.
The area above the water table where openings in soil, sediment, and rock are not saturated but filled mainly with air.
A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.
Zone of accumulation
The part of a glacier characterized by snow accumulation and ice formation. Its outer limit is the snowline.