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Identifying between Muscles and Bones

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Scapula
shoulder blade; the flat, triangular bone in the back of the shoulder.
Clavicle
collar bone; a bone, curved like the letter f, that articulates with the sternum and scapula, forming the anterior portion of the shoulder girdle on either side.
Frontal Bone
The large bone that makes up the forehead and supplies the upper edge and roof of the orbit (eye socket).The bone articulates (comes together) with a number of other bones including the parietal, nasal, ethmoid, maxillary, and zygomatic bones.
Humerus
The long bone in the arm which extends from the shoulder to the elbow.
Fibula
The lateral (outside) and smaller of the two long bones in the lower leg between the knee and ankle.
Tibia
The larger of the two bones in the leg.This bone is familiarly known as the shinbone.
Femur
the bone in the leg that extends from the hip to the knee.
Carpals
The group of eight bones forming the joint between the forearm and the hand. Also called wrist.
Metacarpals
Five cylindrical bones extending from the wrist to the fingers.
Zygomatic
The part of the temporal bone of the skull that forms the prominence of the cheek.
Maxilla
the major bone of the upper jaw
Mandible
the bone of the lower jaw.