6.1. Compare carbohydrate absorption in hummingbirds to absorption of this and other nutrients;
6.2. List different types of muscles and briefly explain how they generate locomotion;
6.3. Explain different types of locomotion with reference to environmental limitations and/or hard structure support for muscle function; and,
6.4. Describe steps involved in muscle contraction.
The content of this chapter was adapted from the Concepts of Biology-1st Canadian Edition open textbook by Charles Molnar and Jane Gair and Anatomy and Physiology open textbook.