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mrs love skeleton

Terms for Skeletal System

cardiac muscle found in the heart
tendons attach muscle to bone
206 number of bones in the human skeleton
calcium non-living material in bones
joint where two bones meet
immovable joints found in the skull
cartilage flexible, bone-like material that protects the end of bones
compact bone hard dense bone
blood vessels Carry oxygen and nutrients to the bone
periosteum thin layer that covers the bone
shaft area between ends of bones
spongy bone protects ends of the bone
marrow What produces the blood cells
Bones there are 206 of these in your body
calcium most of the non-living part of your bone
joint the place where two bones meet
nose, ears, and the tip of the breast bone three places were you will find cartilage
ligaments strong bands of fiber that hold the bones together
marrow inside of the shaft of the bone is the______ which produces blood cells.
heart, lungs, liver three organs that the ribs protect.
Growth Plate Bones will lay down new cells here.
skeletal muscle move the bones in your skeleton/ voluntary
smooth muscle found in the some organs/ involuntary
hinge joint elbow and knee joints
ball and socket shoulder and hip joints
gliding joint joint in ankle
pivot joint joint at base of skull
Created by: malove5