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The larynx is made up of 5 cartilaginous pieces: _____, associated mucosa membrane, soft tissue, and muscular structures.

Epiglottis, bilateral arytenoid, thyroid, and cricoid


The fx of the larynx is to protect the _____ against food aspiration and aid in _____ and _____.

Trachea, breathing and phonation


The zygomatic arch is composed of: _____

The zygomatic, temporal, and maxilla bones
(the maxilla is a very minor contributor of o the arch)