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1

How many bones of the human body are there?

206 Bones

2

How many bones are there in the skull?

28 Bones

3

What two categories could the bones of the skull divide into?

Cranial and Facial

4

What are the cranial bones?

  • 1 x Frontal Bone
  • 1 x Occipital Bone
  • 2 x Parietal Bones
  • 2 x Temporal Bones
  • 1 x Ethmoid Bone
  • 1 x Sphenoid Bone

5

What are the facial bones?

  • 2 x Lacrimal Bones
  • 2 x Nasal Bones 
  • 2 x Concha
  • 2 x Zygomatic Bones
  • 1 x Vomer
  • 2 x Maxilla
  • 2 x Palatine Bones
  • 1 x Mandible

6

Where are the nasal bones?

7

Where are lacrimal bones located?

8

Where are concha bones located?

9

Where are maxiallary bones located?

10

Where are zygomatic bones located?

11

Where are the temporal bones located?

12

Where are palatine bones located?

13

Where are parietal bones located?

14

Where are the malleus, incus, and stapes located?

15

Where is the frontal bone located?

16

Where is the ethmoid bone located?

Under the nasal.

17

Where is the vomer?

18

Where is the sphenoid?

19

Where is the mandible?

20

Where is the occipital bone?

21

How many bones are in the torso area? And what are they?

52

  • All the ribs (24)
  • All the spinal bones (24)
  • Hyoid
  • Sternum
  • Sacrum
  • Coccyx

22

How many ribs does a normal human body have?

24

23

Where are the ribs located, what are the parts of it, and how many are in each part?

There are 7 times 2 true ribs (connected to the sternum), there are 5 times 2 false ribs (which are not connected to the sternum), and 2 times 2 of the false ribs are called floating ribs because they are not connected to the breast bone.

24

What are the bones of the verebral column, and how many are in each part of it?

There are three parts. The cervical (7), thoracic (12), and lumbar (5). There is also the sacrum and the coccyx. The top two cervical bones are called the atlas and the axis.

25

Where is the hyoid bone?

26

Where is the sternum?

27

How many bones are in the upper part of the body? And what are they?

64 bones. 

  • Scapula (2)
  • Clavicle (2)
  • Humerus (2)
  • Radius (2)
  • Ulna (2)
  • Carpal bones (8 on each hand)
  • Metacarpals (5 on each hand)
  • proximal phalanges (5 on each hand)
  • middle phalanges (4 on each hand)
  • distal phalanges (5 on each hand)

28

Where are the scapulas located?

29

Where are the clavicles located?

30

Where is the humerus located?

31

Where is the radius located?

32

Where is the ulna located?

33

How many carpal bones are there, what are the names for the carpal bones, and where are they located?

There are 8 on each hand.

34

How many bones are in the hand in total (not including the carpals)? Name them.

There are 19 bones on each hand (excluding the carpals). 

35

How many bones are in the lower parts of the body? And name them.

62 bones. 

  • Hip (2)
  • Femur (2)
  • Patella (2)
  • Tibia (2)
  • Fibula (2)
  • Tarsal bones (7 on each foot)
  • Metatarsals (5 on each foot)
  • proximal phalanges (5 on each foot)
  • middle phalanges (4 on each foot)
  • distal phalanges (5 on each foot)

36

Where is the hip located?

37

Where is the femur located?

38

Where are the patellas located?

39

Where is the tibia located?

40

Where are the fibulas located?

41

How many tarsals are there, what are their names, and where are they located?

There are 7 tarsal bones on each foot.