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Flashcards in Body System Deck (23):
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The skull

Cranium

2

Jawbone

Mandible

3

Collar bone

Clavicle

4

The bone between the ribcage

Sternum

5

Where the biceps are on the arm

Humerus

6

The spine

Vertebrae

7

The 2 lowest bones on the arm

Ulna,radius

8

The knee cap

Patella

9

Shin bone

Tibia

10

Where the thigh is

Femur

11

Behind the shin

Fibula

12

What is a joint?

Where 2 or more bones meet

13

What is a ligament

Where 2 or more bones join

14

What is a tendon?

It attaches a muscle to a bone

15

An example of an antagonistic muscle pair

Biceps and triceps

16

Trachea

Has rings of cartilage to keep it open

17

Nose

It is adapted for air to come in through the 2 holes

18

Ribcage

The bone is used to protect the lung

19

Heart

It pumps blood around the body

20

Lung

The blood circulates in the blood stream

21

Bronchus

The air travels to go into the blood

22

Bronchiole

A small tube for the air to travel in

23

Alvelus

Where the oxygen gets into the blood