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HA Skeletal Quiz 1

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Mandible
lower jaw
maxilla
upper jaw/cheekbones
sternum
where ribs connect to form ribcage
ribs
true/false/floating
xiphoid process
tip of sternum
os coxa
hip/pelvic bones
carpals
bones closest to wrist
metacarpals
bones in middle of hand
patella
kneecap
tibia
lower leg bone
scapula
shoulder blade
clavicle
collar bone
ulna
helps form elbow (pinkie side)
radius
helps form wrist (thumb side)
humerus
upper arm
phalanges
fingers/toes
tarsals
ankle bones
metatarsals
bones in top of foot
coccyx
tail bone
sacrum
end of vertebral column
ossicles
all ear bones
canaliculi
canals that link one lacuna to another
crest
sharp projection or bony ridge
condyle
rounded projection that articulates with another bone
epicondyle
small projection on or above a condyle
facet
smooth, nearly flat articular surface
fissure
narrow passageway
foramen
a hole
fossa
a depression, dent
fovea
a pit
head
generally larger end of bone
meatus
a canal
process
any projection on a bone
sinus
a cavity or hollow space
spine
a ridge on top of a bone
suture
a line that joins 2 bones
trochanter
a large blunt process
tubercle
small rounded process
tuberosity
a medium process