male/female pelvic structure: cavity of the true pelvis is broad, shallow, and has greater capacity?
male/female pelvic structure: tilted less forward
male/female pelvic structure: adapted for support of heavier build and stronger muscles
male/female pelvic structure: cacity of true pelvis is narrow and deep?
thigh, leg, and foot
What three segments make up the lower limb?
the lower limb
What carry the weight of the erect body, and arsubjecte to exceptional forces when one jumps or runs?
What is the sole bone of the thigh?
What is the largest and strongest bone inthe body?
What articulates proximally with the hip and distally with the tibia and fiublar?
What part of the lower limb has major markings that include the head, fovea capitis, greater and lesser trochanters, gluteal tuerosity, lateral and medial condyles and epicondyles, linea aspera, patellar surface?
What is another name for the patellar?
the tibia and fibula
what form the skeleton of the leg?
What connect the tibia and the fibula?
What articulaes with the femur proximally and with the nakles bones distally?
What also articulates with each other via the immovable tibiofibular joints?
What receives the weight of the body from teh femur and trasmits it to the foot?
What part of the leg has the major markings that include medial and lateral condyles, intercondylar eminence, the tibial tuberosity, anterior crest, medial malleolus, and fibular notch?
Which bone of the leg is bigger the fibula or the tibia?
What is a sticklike bone with slighly expanded ends located laterally to the tibia?
What part of the leg has the major markings that include the head and the alteral malleoulus?
the skelton of the foot
What includes the tarsus, metatarsus, and the phalanges?
What supports body weight and acts as a lever to propel the body forwrad in walking and running?
how many bones make up the tarsus?
talus and calcaneus
what is body weight primarily carried on?
What articulates with the tibia and fibulasuperiorly, and the calcaneus inferiorly?
cuboid, navicular, medial, intermediate, and lateral cuneiforms
What are the six other bones of the tarsus?
What forms the heel of the foot?
What carries the talus on its superior surface?
What is the point of attachment for the calcaneal (achilles) tendon of the calf muscles?
Ball of the foot
What does the enlarged head of metatarsal 1 form?
how many bones make up the phalanges of the foot?
In the foot how many phalanges does each digit have?