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165 terms
Skeletal System
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
Coronal Suture
Occipital Bone
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
49 terms
Skeletal System
Coronal Suture
Squamosal Suture
Lambdoidal Suture
Sagittal Suture
Between frontal and parietal bone
Joint separation between the Parietal Bone and Temporal Bone…
Joint separation between the Parietal and Occipital
Midline articulation point of the two parietal bones
Coronal Suture
Between frontal and parietal bone
Squamosal Suture
Joint separation between the Parietal Bone and Temporal Bone…
Skeletal System
process
tuberosity
crest
trochanter
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -a…
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -l…
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -n…
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -…
process
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -a…
tuberosity
-projection that is a site of muscle & ligament attachment... -l…
10 terms
Skeletal System
skeletal system
fixed joint
pivot joint
partially moveable joint
a system in the human body that supports the body, permits mo…
a joint that provides no movement at all
a joint that allows movement from side to side
a joint that provides a small amount of movement
skeletal system
a system in the human body that supports the body, permits mo…
fixed joint
a joint that provides no movement at all
34 terms
Skeletal System
Cranium
Frontal bone
Temporal bone
Parietal bone
Cranium
Frontal bone
10 terms
Skeletal System
bone
joint
ligament
cartilage
206 of these dense types of connective tissue are found in th…
A place in the body where two bones come together.
Connects bone to bone.
A connective tissue that protects the ends of bones and keeps…
bone
206 of these dense types of connective tissue are found in th…
joint
A place in the body where two bones come together.
53 terms
Skeletal System
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
Maxilla
Mandible
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
36 terms
Skeletal System
Ethmoid Bone
Frontal Bone
Mandible
Hyoid Bone
Ethmoid Bone
Frontal Bone
165 terms
Skeletal System
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
Coronal Suture
Occipital Bone
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
115 terms
Skeletal System
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bone
Coronal Suture
Occipital Bone
forms forehead
forms part of the superior and lateral surfaces of the cranium
Joins parietal bones and frontal bone
forms posterior and inferior surfaces of the cranium
Frontal Bone
forms forehead
Parietal Bone
forms part of the superior and lateral surfaces of the cranium
25 terms
Skeletal System
skull/cranium
scapula
humerus
mandible
skull/cranium
scapula
9 terms
Skeletal System
skeleton
vertebrae
joint
ligament
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
Backbones
A place in the body where two bones come together
Connective tissue that connects bone to bone
skeleton
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
vertebrae
Backbones
227 terms
Skeletal System
axial skeleton
appendicular skeleton
erythrocytes
lymphocytes
head, neck, torso; 80 bones
upper and lower extremities; 126 bones
red blood cells, carry oxygen, made in erythropoietic bone ma…
white blood cells, fight infection, made in erythropoietic bo…
axial skeleton
head, neck, torso; 80 bones
appendicular skeleton
upper and lower extremities; 126 bones
Skeletal System
Long Bones
Short Bones
Flat Bones
Irregular Bones
Bones that are long and skinny... ex. Femur, Tibia, Fibula
Bones that are approximately the same length and width... ex. Ca…
Plate like bones... Ex. Skull, Scapula
Bones that do not fit into any other category ... ex. Vertebrae
Long Bones
Bones that are long and skinny... ex. Femur, Tibia, Fibula
Short Bones
Bones that are approximately the same length and width... ex. Ca…
21 terms
Skeletal System
skull
toe bones
tail bone
foot bones
cranium
phalanges
coccyx
metatarsals
skull
cranium
toe bones
phalanges
8 terms
Skeletal System
Bones of the Hands
Bones of the Feet
Bones of the Arm
Vertebrae
Carpals, Metacarpals, and Phalanges
Tarsals, Metatarsals, and Phalanges
Humerus, Ulna, Radius, ... Clavicle and Scapula
Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Sacrum, and Coccyx
Bones of the Hands
Carpals, Metacarpals, and Phalanges
Bones of the Feet
Tarsals, Metatarsals, and Phalanges
23 terms
Skeletal System
skull/cranium
scapula
humerus
mandible
skull/cranium
scapula
70 terms
Skeletal System
Function of skeletal system
Function of skeletal system
Function of skeletal system
Function of skeletal system
Support and shape to body
Protection of internal organs
Movement in union with muscles
Storage of minerals (calcium, phosphorus) & lipids
Function of skeletal system
Support and shape to body
Function of skeletal system
Protection of internal organs
68 terms
Skeletal System
Haematopoesis
Protection
Calcium and Phosphorus
Axis
What is the term given to blood cell formation
The function of the skeletal system includes, storage of mine…
What two main minerals are stored in bone
Which subdivision of the skeletal system refers to the body o…
Haematopoesis
What is the term given to blood cell formation
Protection
The function of the skeletal system includes, storage of mine…
40 terms
Skeletal system
Cranium
maxilla
Mandible
Clavicle
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
Top, immovable bone of the mouth
Jaw bone
long bone connecting your arms to your rib cage. Collarbone
Cranium
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
maxilla
Top, immovable bone of the mouth
20 terms
Skeletal system
Cranium
maxilla
Mandible
Clavicle
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
the bone surrounding the nose
Jaw bone
long bone connecting your arms to your rib cage
Cranium
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
maxilla
the bone surrounding the nose
10 terms
Skeletal System
skeleton
vertebrae
joint
ligament
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
Backbones
A place in the body where two bones come together
Connective tissue that connects bone to bone
skeleton
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
vertebrae
Backbones
21 terms
Skeletal System
Acromioclavicular ligament
anterior cruciate ligament
canaliculi
central canal
(Knee)
(Lines)
Acromioclavicular ligament
anterior cruciate ligament
(Knee)
18 terms
Skeletal System
Function of skeletal system
Axial skeleton
Appendicular Skeleton
Long Bone
Support, protection , movement, storage, blood cell production
longer than they are wide; has diaphysis and epiphysis
Function of skeletal system
Support, protection , movement, storage, blood cell production
Axial skeleton
17 terms
Skeletal System
Femur
Tibia
Fibula
Pelvis
Femur
Tibia
10 terms
Skeletal System
Skeletal System
bones
bones
bones
The main function of the skeletal system is to provide shape…
provide shape and support for the body
protect internal organs
attach to muscles and help them move
Skeletal System
The main function of the skeletal system is to provide shape…
bones
provide shape and support for the body
9 terms
Skeletal System
skeleton
vertebrae
joint
ligament
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
Backbones
A place in the body where two bones come together
Connective tissue that connects bone to bone
skeleton
(n) the structure of bones that supports the body of a person…
vertebrae
Backbones
90 terms
Skeletal System
Axial Skeleton
Appendicular Skeleton
5 Functions of Bone
Epiphysis
Skull, Hyoid Bone, Vertebral Column, Thoracic Cage
Pectoral Girdle, Upper Limbs, Pelvic Girdle, Lower Limbs
1. Provide attachment points for muscle... 2. Protects softer ti…
Expanded (end) portion of a long bone
Axial Skeleton
Skull, Hyoid Bone, Vertebral Column, Thoracic Cage
Appendicular Skeleton
Pectoral Girdle, Upper Limbs, Pelvic Girdle, Lower Limbs
23 terms
Skeletal System
skull/cranium
scapula
humerus
mandible
skull/cranium
scapula
7 terms
Skeletal System
skeletal system
hinge joint
pivot joint
ball and socket
a system in the human body that supports the body, permits mo…
allows to bend and straighten- works like the hinges on a dooe
a joint that allows movement around one another like your elbow
allows the most movement- swing freely in a circle
skeletal system
a system in the human body that supports the body, permits mo…
hinge joint
allows to bend and straighten- works like the hinges on a dooe
74 terms
Skeletal system
algia
amphi
ankyl/o
arthro
pain
both sides
stiff, fused, closed
joint
algia
pain
amphi
both sides
18 terms
Skeletal system
Cranium
maxilla
Mandible
Clavicle
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
the bone surrounding the nose
Jaw bone
long bone connecting your arms to your rib cage
Cranium
The skull is a bony structure in the head of most vertebrates…
maxilla
the bone surrounding the nose
16 terms
Skeletal System
Skeletal System Function
Joints
Immovable Joint
Movable Joint
Shape & Support... Enables you to Move (Movement)... Protect your O…
A place in the body where 2 bones come together.
Little to No Movement
Allows the body to make a wide range of movements.
Skeletal System Function
Shape & Support... Enables you to Move (Movement)... Protect your O…
Joints
A place in the body where 2 bones come together.
19 terms
Skeletal system
clavicle
scapula
humerus
ulna
clavicle
scapula
24 terms
Skeletal System
Cranium
Mandible
Clavicle
Scapula
Cranium
Mandible
43 terms
Skeletal system
Mandible-
Manubrium-
false ribs
Ulna
forms the lower jaw bone
the uppermost segment of the sternum
: One of the last five pairs of ribs. A rib is said to be fal…
the bone of the forearm pinky side
Mandible-
forms the lower jaw bone
Manubrium-
the uppermost segment of the sternum
9 terms
Skeletal System
Skeletal system
Joints
Tendons
Ligaments
The framework of bones and other tissues that supports the bo…
The places where 2 or more bones meet.
A type of connective tissue that joins muscles and bones and…
A type of connective tissue that holds bones to other bones a…
Skeletal system
The framework of bones and other tissues that supports the bo…
Joints
The places where 2 or more bones meet.
6 terms
Skeletal System
skeletal system
bone
cartilage
marrow
main functions are to support and protect the body, allow mov…
Dense, hard connective tissue that makes up the skeleton.
A type of stiff but flexible tissue found in areas of the bod…
a soft, fatty, vascular tissue in the interior cavities of bo…
skeletal system
main functions are to support and protect the body, allow mov…
bone
Dense, hard connective tissue that makes up the skeleton.
44 terms
The Skeletal System
skull/cranium
scapula
humerus
mandible
bones that protect your brain and eyes
the flat bone in your back connecting your arm to your shoulder
Your upper arm
Your lower jaw
skull/cranium
bones that protect your brain and eyes
scapula
the flat bone in your back connecting your arm to your shoulder
208 terms
Skeletal System
frontal sinus
parietals
temporals
external acoustic meatus
frontal sinus
parietals
32 terms
Skeletal System
Periosteum
Compact bone
Cancellous
Bone marrow
Thin, dense membrane that contains nerves and blood vessels t…
Under the periosteum, smooth and very hard
Within the compact bone, looks like a sponge, not quite as ha…
Innermost part of the bone, makes blood cells
Periosteum
Thin, dense membrane that contains nerves and blood vessels t…
Compact bone
Under the periosteum, smooth and very hard
15 terms
Skeletal System
skeletal system
marrow
joint
hinge joints
a body system made up of bones, joints, and connective tissue
a soft tissue in the center of some bones
the point at which two bones meet
move in one direction
skeletal system
a body system made up of bones, joints, and connective tissue
marrow
a soft tissue in the center of some bones
74 terms
Skeletal System
Tendons
Ligaments
Long Bone (Macro Structures)
Long Bone Growth
Connect muscle to bone
Connect bone to bone
Longer than it is wide... Consists of; diaphysis (shaft), epiphy…
Cartilaginous epiphyseal plate is the site of growth and beco…
Tendons
Connect muscle to bone
Ligaments
Connect bone to bone
9 terms
The Skeletal System
skeletal system
bones
red marrow
joint
the organ system whose primary function is to support and pro…
a living organ made of several different tissues. Bone is mad…
produces both red and white blood cells. This is a soft tissu…
a place where two bones meet
skeletal system
the organ system whose primary function is to support and pro…
bones
a living organ made of several different tissues. Bone is mad…
12 terms
Skeletal System
Skeletal System
Joint
Cartilage
Vertebrae
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
A place in the body where two bones come together.
A connective tissue that is more flexible than bone and that…
The bones that make up the backbone of an organism. In humans…
Skeletal System
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
Joint
A place in the body where two bones come together.
40 terms
The Skeletal System
skull/cranium
scapula
humerus
mandible
bones that protect your brain and eyes
the flat bone in your back connecting your arm to your shoulder
Your upper arm
Your lower jaw
skull/cranium
bones that protect your brain and eyes
scapula
the flat bone in your back connecting your arm to your shoulder
21 terms
Skeletal System
What are the two main jobs of the skel…
Marrow
Cranium
Clavicle
To protect vital body parts and support the structure of our…
The inner part of bone that is spongy, stores nutrients for t…
Skull
Collar bone
What are the two main jobs of the skel…
To protect vital body parts and support the structure of our…
Marrow
The inner part of bone that is spongy, stores nutrients for t…
48 terms
Skeletal System Vocabulary and key terms
Abduction
Acetabulum
Adduction
Appendicular Skeleton
movement of a body part away from the midline
a depression that is formed when the ilium, ischium and pubis…
movement of a body part toward the midline of the body
part of the skeleton that includes the bones of the upper ext…
Abduction
movement of a body part away from the midline
Acetabulum
a depression that is formed when the ilium, ischium and pubis…
73 terms
The Skeletal System
Axial skeleton
Appendicular skeleton
Long bones
Short bones
Head, neck, and trunk
Arms and legs
longer then wide and has clubby ends (femur)
longer then wide and are more cube-shaped (wrist)
Axial skeleton
Head, neck, and trunk
Appendicular skeleton
Arms and legs
34 terms
The skeletal system: Anatomical terms
articular
carpal
cervical
clavicular
articul/o = joint... -ar = pertaining to... pertaining to a joint
carp/o = carpus... -al = pertaining to... pertaining to the carpus
cervic/o = neck... -al = pertaining to... pertaining to the neck
clavicul/o = clavicle... -ar = pertaining to... pertaining to the…
articular
articul/o = joint... -ar = pertaining to... pertaining to a joint
carpal
carp/o = carpus... -al = pertaining to... pertaining to the carpus
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