Skeletal System - functions, bone shapes

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Skeletal System and bone shapes


 
  
Created Feb 1, 2008
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jwampler

 

 
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Name 2 basic fuctions of the skeletal system
 
1.manufactures blood cells red bone marrow. 2. Provides framework giving support & shape to...
2
What are the bone shapes?
 
flat bones long bones short bones irregular bones
3
What are examples of flat bones
 
skull, ribs, (pelvis)
4
What are examples of long bones?
 
arms, legs, fingers, toes
5
What are examples of short bones?
 
carpals and tarsals
6
Name 2 more functions of the skeletal system.
 
3. provides attachment for muscles, acts as a lever for muscle movement 4. protects internal...
7
What are examples of irregular bones
 
vertebrae (spine), pelvic


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