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Organization of the Skeleton

The extra bones that sometimes develop between the flat bones of the skull are called Sutural Bones
The two divisions of the skeleton are called Axial and Appendicular skeleton
The cranium and facial bones compose the Skull
What bone supports the tongue? Hyoid
What bone at the inferior end of the sacrum is composed of several fused vertebrae.? Coccyx
Most ribs are attached anteriorly to the Sternum
The thoracic cage is composed of how many pairs of ribs 12
The scapulae and clavicles together form the Pectoral
The humerus, radius, and (Blank) articulate to form the elbow joint. Ulna
The wrist is composed of eight bones called Carpals
The hip bones are attached posteriorly to the Sacrum
The pelvic girdle (hip bones), sacrum, and coccyx together form the Pelvis
What bone covers the anterior surface of the knee? Patella
The bones that articulate with the distal ends of the tibia and fibula are called Tarsals
All finger and toe bones are called Phalanges
Small, nearly flat articular surface Facet
Deep depression or shallow basin Fossa
Rounded process Condyle
Opening or passageway Foramen
Interlocking line of union Suture
Narrow, ridge like projection Crest
Soft region between bones of skull Fontanel
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