Skeletal, Muscular systems and Kinesiology

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Major Bones

Skull-Cranium, Humerus- upper arm, radius and ulna- forearm bones, vertebrae -backbones, pelvis- hip bone, femur- thigh, patella- knee bone, tibia and fibular- lower leg bones and scapula - shoulder bones.

Major Muscles

Deltoid- shoulder , pectoral - upper chest , rectus abdominus - stomach area, quadriceps -thigh , gastrocnemius- calf, trapezius - back of shoulder, latissimus dorsi- upper back , biceps and triceps- upper arm and gluteus maximus- your butt.

Functions of the Skeletal system

provides shape and support, allows movement, protects your viscera, produces blood cells and stores calcium and phosphorus.

Muscular System

Allow you to move by contracting and relaxing muscles.

Articulations- joints

pivot, hinge, gliding, fixed, and ball and socket

Parts of a bone

epiphysis, diaphysis, articular cartilage, periosteum, spongy bone, compact bone

Cancellous bone

spongy bone

Compact bone

in the diaphysis of a bone - or the shaft aka center.

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