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raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well when you use your muscles...what happens?

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Okay now what does the skeletal system include..not only your bones but also...

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Sorry, I'm not good in biology! That's why I came here :(

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but 'maybe' the answer to your question is joints?!

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It's okay, the skeletal system includes your bones, tendons and ligaments. And yep, joints too, but joints don't really have anything to do with muscles. However tendons and ligaments do!

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well actually I made a mistake, lol. Tendons are the only ones that really involve muscles and bones. Ligaments have to do with bones.

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah, the bones at the joints are held together by ligaments right?

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well technically joints are just where two pieces of bones fit into each other, they kind of connect. There are certain types of joints that have ligaments...moveable joints for example. But for this question the thing you should focus on are tendons.

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So..what is the final answer?

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You should look up what tendons do...then there's your answer.

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Wait, I think it's written somewhere!

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yup! Here: A tendon is a strong connective tissue that attaches muscles to bones.

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yep so see the connection now between the skeletal system and muscles?

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes :) So.. the answer is tendon?

raspberryjam
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yep, I think you should include how tendons work though..like include a definition of tendons in your answer.

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, thank you so much!

Calliope
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2If you want to understand how muscles cooperate with the skeletal system, you need to think about what would happen if the muscles weren't attached to anything. Would we still be able to move?

Calliope
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Right. If they just got shorter and longer without pulling anything, that wouldn't be very useful. So certain types of muscles, the skeletal muscles are actually attached to the skeleton via tendons, and they're what allow you to move.

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thanks for the info =DD

need_help!
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0* bio can be interesting sometimes *
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