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1

The hip bone's connected to the ______.

femur

2

What is the name of this part of the femur?

head

3

What is the name of this part of the femur?

lesser trochanter

4

What is the name of this part of the femur?

fovea capitus

5

What is the name of this part of the femur?

greater trochanter

6

What is the name of this part of the femur?

linea aspera

7

What is the name of this part of the femur?

condyles

8

What is the name of this part of the femur?

patella articular surface

9

Which is larger, the medial or lateral condyle?

medial

10

What is the name of this bone?

tibia

11

What is the name of this bone?

fibula

12

What is the name of this bone?

patella

13

What is this part of the tibia called?

tibial tuberosity

14

What is this part of the tibia called?

anterior crest

15

What is this part of the tibia called?

medial malleolus

16

What is this part of the tibia called?

fibular facet

17

What is this part of the tibia called?

fibular notch

18

What is this part of the fibula called?

talus articular surface

19

What is this part of the fibula called?

lateral malleolus

20

What is the name of this bone?

talus

21

What joint holds the fibula and tibia around the talus?

syndesmosis