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22 Cards in this Set

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Bone Composition (what are bones made out of)
water, calcium, protein, cortical bone, spongy bone, marrow cavity
Types of Bones
long bones, short bones, flat bones, irregular bones, sesamoid bones
Long bones
(femer, tibia, legs, fingers, toes)
Short bones
(wrist, ankle bones)
Flat bones
(ribs, sternum, skull)
Irregular bones
(vertebrae, facial bones)
Sesamoid bone
bones of the skull
bones of the limbs (girdles=connects to the axial)
Skull is divided into 2 parts. What are they?
calvaria, facial
includes the temporal bone, parietal bone, frontal bone and capital bone
Facial bone
includes, maxilla bone, mandible bone, nasal bone and zygomatic bone
Vertebral Column. What are the 7 top
cervical vertebrae (of the neck)
Vertebral Column. What are the 12 middle
thoracic vertebrae (of the chest)
Vertebral column. What are the 5 lower
lumbar vertebrae (of the lower back)
Functions of the vertabrae
provides a strong and flexible support for the body, protect spinal cords and nerves, point of attachment for muscles of the back
Ribs (12)
made of bone and cartilage, classified into 3 groups. = true ribs (1-7), false ribs (8-10), floating ribs (11-12)
Smooth muscle
located in the blood vessels, the respitorary tract and intestinal tract. Contractions are slow. Fatigue resistant
Cardiac Muscle
Function is to provide contractions of the heart. Very fatigue resistant

Carples (hand)

Some Lovers Try Positions That They Cannot Handle

Scaphoid, Lunate, Triquetrum, Pisiform, Trapezium, Trapezoid, Capitate, Hamate

Tarsals (foot)

The Circus Needs More Interesting Little Clowns

Talus, Calcaneus, Navicular, Medial cuniform, Intermediate, Intermediate cuniform, Lateral cuniform, Cuboid