Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Bone Markings

Anatomy Bone Markings

QuestionAnswer
Process A general term for a projection from the surface of a bone Spinous process of vertebra
Spine A short sharp projection Ischial spine
Tuberosity Large round projection Ischial tuberosity
Tubercle Small round projection Greater tubercle of humerus
Condyle Small projection that articulates with another bone Condyle of mandible
Epicondyle Elevated area on a condyle Medial epicondyle of humerus
Crest Ridge of bone Iliac crest
Trochanter Very large process (only found on the femur) Greater and lesser trochanters of femur
Line Ridge of bone that is smaller than a crest Gluteal line of ilium
Head Projection from end of a bone Head of femur
Neck Constricted area below the head Neck of rib
Facet Smooth, flat surface Articular facets of vertebrae
Ramus Armlike extension of bone Ramus of mandible
Sinus Bone cavity filled with air Maxillary sinus
Meatus Canal External auditory meatus in temporal bone
Foramen Shallow hole Foramen magnum of occipital bone
Fossa Shallow depression in a bone Iliac fossa
Notch Deep indentation in a bone Greater sciatic notch of ilium
Skull Has 28 bones Bones of the cranium (8) Bones of the face (14) Auditory ossicles (6) malleus, incus, and stapes
Vertebral column (33 bones) Cervical vertebrae (7) Thoracic vertebrae (12) Lumbar vertebrae (5) Sacral vertebrae (5) Coccygeal vertebrae (4)
Ribs 12 pairs first 7 are true (bc they attach to the sternum by its cartilage 8-12 are false 8-10 attach to the sternum through 7 11 & 12 are floating
Sternum three fused bones At the top is the manubrium Then the largest part (in the middle) gladiolus. The very tip is called the xiphoid process.
Created by: cjinneth
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards