Bones

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clavicle

collarbone

scapula

Shoulder Blade

humerus

upper arm bone

radius

bone of the lower arm (thumb side)

carpals

bones of the wrist

ulna

bone of the lower arm (pinky side)

metacarpals

bones of the hand

phalanges

finger and toe bones

femur

thigh bone

patella

knee cap

fibula

the outer and thinner of the two bones in the leg between the knee and ankle

tibia

inner lower leg bone (shin)

tarsals

Ankle Bones

metatarsals

foot bones

calcaneus

heel bone

sacrum

back of pelvic girdle: below lumbar vertebrae

os coxae

hip bones made up of ilium, ischium and pubis

vertebrae

spinal column

sternum

breast bone

mandible

lower jaw bone

cranium

skull

coccyx

tail bone

ribs

12 pairs of flat bones that protect the chest

true ribs

first 7 pairs of ribs that attach directly to the sternum

false ribs

five pairs of ribs that do not attach to the sternum directly

floating ribs

ribs that have no attachment on the front of the body

intervertebral disks

act as shock absorbers and permit bending and twisting movements of the vertebral column.

maxilla

upper jaw bones

zygomatic

cheek bones

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