Appendicular Skeleton

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Skeleton Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The appendicular skeleton consists of ____ (#) bones
  • 2. 
    The upper division of the appendicular skeleton consists of the ____________ ___________ through the upper extremity
  • 3. 
    The lower division consists of the ___________ ____________ through the lower extremity
  • 4. 
    The __________ ___________ consists of the clavicle and the scapula, and connects the upper extremity to the axial skeleton
  • 5. 
    The __________ is also known as the collarbone, a slender bone that joins the sternum anteriorly and the scapula laterally
  • 6. 
    The shoulder blade is called the...
  • 7. 
    The second largest long bone of the body connects with the scapula proximally and the two forearm bones distally
  • 8. 
    The ulna and radius are the ___________ bones
  • 9. 
    The _______ is medial and the __________ is lateral
  • 10. 
    The large ____________ of the ulna forms the point of the elbow
  • 11. 
    The wrist bones are also called...
  • 12. 
    The carpal bones are arranged in ____ (#) rows of ____(#) each.
  • 13. 
    The bones of the palm are called
  • 14. 
    There are ___ (#) metacarpal bones in each hand
  • 15. 
    The distal end of each metacarpal form the...
  • 16. 
    There are 14 _________ in each hand
  • 17. 
    The thumb has ____ phalanges and the fingers have ______
  • 18. 
    The ilium, ischium and the pubic bone make up the _________ _________.
  • 19. 
    The pelvic girdle supports our _________ and protects our ________ organs
  • 20. 
    This part of the pelvic girdle is the upper flared part
  • 21. 
    The upper portion of the ilium has a curved rim called the ________ __________
  • 22. 
    The lowest and strongest part of the pelvic girdle is the _________
  • 23. 
    This part of the pelvic girdle forms the anterior part of the pelvis
  • 24. 
    The joint formed by the two hip bones anteriorly is called the ___________ _____________
  • 25. 
    There is a point where the ilium, ischium, and pubic bones meet that forms a deep socket called the ___________