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The Skeleton Bones

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Acromion
A bony prominence at the top of the shoulder blade
Cranium
The upper portion of the skull that protects the brain
Lumbar vertebrae
5 bones in the middle of the spine
Cervical vertebrae
7 bones in the neck
Thoracic vertebrae
12 bones between the cervical and lumbar vertebrae
Sacrum
Large triangular bone at the base of the spine
Coccyx
Tailbone
Carpals
wrist bones
clavicle
collarbone
femur
upper leg
fibula
thin bone in lower leg
humerus
arm
ilium
upper portion of the pelvis
ischium
lower portion of pelvis
mandible
lower jaw
manubrium
between clavicle bones (shoulder)
maxilla
upper jaw
metacarpals
between wrist and fingers
metatarsals
between ankle and toes
patella
kneecap
phalanges
toes and fingers
pubis
middle portion of pelvis
radius
thumb side of forearm
ribs
ribcage
scapula
shoulder blade
sternum
breastbone
tarsals
ankle bones
tibia
large bone in lower leg
ulna
long bone in forearm
Xiphoid process
point at end of sternum