Skeletal System - Functions, Bone Shapes

Skeletal System And Bone Shapes
Created Feb 1, 2008
by 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...
What are the bone shapes?
flat bones long bones short bones irregular bones
What are examples of flat bones
skull, ribs, (pelvis)
What are examples of long bones?
arms, legs, fingers, toes
What are examples of short bones?
carpals and tarsals
Name 2 more functions of the skeletal system.
3. provides attachment for muscles, acts as a lever for muscle movement 4. protects internal...
What are examples of irregular bones
vertebrae (spine), pelvic

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