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#23 What do ligaments do?

They attach bones to other bones pg. 42

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#24 What is not a function of the skeletal system?

Circulate blood pg.42

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#25 Where is the compact bone located?

On the outsides of the Haversian canals pg.42

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#27 Where is the spongy bone located?

On the inner part of the bone pg. 42

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#28 What are the dots in the center of the osteons?

Haversian canals pg.42

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#42 What type of bone in the foot is located right behind the distal phalange?

The tibia bone pg.36

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#49 What’s the vertebra that allows the head to turn or pivot?

Axis pg. 40

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#58 What kind of motion is possible with a hinge joint?

Backward or forward pg.40

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#59 How does exercise help maintain healthy bones?

By making bones grow strong and denser pg.42

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#60 What organ system makes blood cells?

Skeletal system pg.42

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#65 What is the bone that makes up the palm of your hand?

Metacarpals pg.36

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#68 What is the sternum?

Breast Bone pg.36

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#71 What are the ribs attached T11-T12 called?

Floating ribs pg.36

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#76 How do you spell cervical?

Cervical pg.36

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#79 Essay Question

The coccyx and sacrum (each) turn into one bone pg.37