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What is the job of the Skeletal System
It supports the Structure of the Body
What are the two main parts of the Skeletal System
Axial Skeleton and Appendicular Skeleton
Describe the Axial Skeleton
Consists of Skull and Spine (Cranium and Vertebrae)
Used to protect brain and spinal chord
Describe the Appendicular Skeleton
Consists of Arms and Legs
Anything added on from center of body (appendages)
What is the point of Ribs?
To protect the inner organs
6 real
4 fake
2 floating
What is the butt for?
Support and Movement of legs
What does any 'long bone' consist of
Red Marrow at top, yellow marrow in middle, "spongy" because it has holes in it
Collar Bone
Clavicle
Shoulder Blade
Scalpula
Upper Arm
Humerous
Lower Arm (2 parts)
Ulna-near pinky
Radius-near thumb
Wrist
Carpal
Palm
Metacarpal
fingers
phalanges
Thigh Bone
Femur
Lower leg
Tibia(big), Fibula (small)
Knee Cap
Patilla
Ankle
Tarsal
Foot
Metatarsal
Toes
Phalanges