Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 13 - Assess - Page 282: 12



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Option a. is incorrect. The muscular system, sometimes in conjunction with the skeletal system, produces movement. Option b. is incorrect. The muscular system protects bones and joints as well as provides an additional layer of protection for internal organs. Option c. is incorrect. The muscular system produces heat by shivering, which generates heat by using ATP. Option d. is correct. The muscular system does not store calcium. Calcium is mainly stored in the bones of the skeletal system.
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