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Flashcards in Test- Skeletal System Deck (13):
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6. What is the ischium?

The curved bone making up the bottom part of the pelvis

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11. What are the wrist bones called?

Carpal bones

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12. What are the ankle bones called?

Tarsals

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14. Which bone is Lateral to the ulna?

The radius

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21. What is the name of the bone C1?

Atlas

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37. What is the name for the long bones connected to the distal phalanges?

Metatarsals

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38. What is the heel bone?

Tarsal bone, calcaneus, and bone of a gliding joint

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42. How does exercise help maintain healthy bones?

By making bones grow stronger and denser

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47. What is the purpose for cartilage between bones?

To provide padding and protection

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53. Why do babies have more bones than adults?

Some of the babies’ bones fuse together as they grow

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61. What is the name of the opening in the center of an osteon that carries blood vessels and nerves?

Haversian canal

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64. What are the ribs attached to T11 and T12 called?

Floating

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76. What are the names of the bones vertebrae 1 and 2?

Atlas and axis