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How many bones form the typical adult skeleton?

206

2

How Amy bones are in the typical adult appendicular skeleton?

126

3

How many bones form the typical adult axial skeleton?

80

4

What bones form the axial skeleton?

The skull, hyoid, vertebral column, sternum and ribs

5

What is the name given to the adult skull minus the mandible?

The cranium

6

What are the names given to the top of the adult skull?

Calvaria or calva

7

What are the categories of bone forming the typical adult skull?

The neurocranium, the facial skeleton( splanchocranium or visceral cranium) and the auditory ossicles

8

What is the total number of bones forming the typical adult skull?

28

9

How many bones form the typical adult neurocranium?

8

10

What is the facial skeletons?

The bones that support the face

11

What bones form the facial skeleton?

Mandible, vomer, nasal, maxilla, lacrimal, inferior nasal concha, palatine and zygomatic

12

How many bones form the facial skeleton?

14

13

What bones form the splanchocranium?

Vomer, nasal, maxilla, lacrimal, inferior nasal concha, palatine and zygomatic

14

How many bones form the typical adult auditory ossicles?

6

15

How many bones are present in the adult hyoid?

1

16

What is the umber of bones compromising each region of the typical adult spinal column?

7 c's, 12 t's, 5 l's, 1 sacrum and 1 coccyx

17

What is the name given to the parasacral region of the typical adult vertebral column?

The spine

18

What is the total number of bones forming the typical adult spines?

24

19

What I'd the definition of "spine" as it pertains to the vertebral column?

The pre-sacral region of the vertebral column or spinal column.

20

How many bones are ores t in the typical adult sternum?

1

21

What regions are present along the typical adult sternum?

The manubrium sterni, the corpus sterni and the xiphoid process

22

How many ribs are present in the typical adult skeleton?

12 pairs or 24 ribs