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The adult human skeleton consists of how many named bones?
206
How many bones present the axial skeleton?
80 bones
How many bones present the appendicular skeleton?
126 bones
The bones, muscles, and joints together for an intergrated system called?
musculoskeletal system
Which is NOT a type of bone?
A. long
B. short
C. sesamoid
D. rough
D. ROUGH
NAME THAT BONE:
Has greater length than width;consist of a shaft, slightly curved for strength?
Long bone
Which is an example of a long bone?
A. scapula
B. vertebrae
C. femur
D. mandible
C. FEMUR
NAME THAT BONE:
cube-shaped, nearly eqaul in length and width?
short bones
Which is a short bone?
A. humerus
B. hip bone
C. tarsal
C. TARSAL
NAME THAT BONE:
Thin and composed of two nearly parallel plates of compact bone tissue enclosing a layer of spongy bone tissue?
Flat bones
-afford considerable protection-
Which is NOT a flat bone?
A. sternum
B. ribs
c. scapula
D. patella
D. PATELLA
NAME THAT BONE:
Bones with complex shapes, including the vertebrae and some facial bones?
irregular bones
NAME THAT BONE:
Develop in certain tendons where there is considerable friction, tension, and physical stress?
sesamoid bones
Sesamoid bones fuse together with other bones to form joints? T/F
FALSE
-they do NOT articulate w/ any other bones-
NAME THAT BONE:
small bones located within joints between certain cranial bones?
sutural bones