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On the clavicle, what attaches at the costal pit?

the costoclavicular ligament, which provides stability for the first rib

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What is this structure of the scapula called?

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glenoid fossa

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What is this area of the scapula called?

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the spine

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What bone is this?

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humerus

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What is this part of the humerus called?

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the head

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What is this part of the humerus called?

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the greater tubercle

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What is this part of the humerus called?

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olecranon fossa

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What is this part of the humerus called?

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coronoid fossa

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What is the name of the groove between the lesser turbicle and the greater turbicle of the humerus 

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bicipital groove or intertubercular groove

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What is the name of this structure of the humerus?

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capitulum

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What is the name of this structure of the humerus?

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trochlea

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What bone is this?

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radius

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What bone is this?

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ulna

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What three joints make up the elbow?

the humeroulnar, humeroradial, and proximal ulnaradial joints

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What type of joint is the humeroulnar joint?

hinge joint

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What type of joint is the humeroradial joint?

combined hinge and pivot joint

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What type of joint is the ulnaradial joint?

pivot joint

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When the arm is ________, the ulna and radius are crossed.

pronated (palm facing posterior)

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What is this structure of the ulna called?

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semilunar notch

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What is this structure of the ulna called?

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radial notch

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What is this structure of the ulna called?

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olecranon process

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What is this structure of the ulna called?

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coronoid process

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What is this structure of the radius called?

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head

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What is this structure of the radius called?

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radial tuberosity

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What muscle attaches to the radial tuberosity?

the bicep

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What is this structure of the radius called?

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ulnar notch

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How many carpals are there in each hand?

8

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What is the name of this carpal?

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capitate

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What is the name of this carpal?

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pisiform

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How many metacarpals are there in each hand?

5

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How many phalanges are there on each hand in total?

14

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In the thumb, which phalange is not present?

middle phalanx

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How many bones are there in the hand in total?

27

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