Page 368 Bones

Major bones of the body:

 

Skull-1

Clavicle-2

Scapula-3

Rib Cage-4

Sternum-5

Humerus-6

Radius-7

Ulna-8

Metacarpals-9

Phalanges-fingers 10

Femur-11

Patella-12

Tibia-13

Fibula-14

Metatarsal-15

Phalanges- toes16

Cervical vertebrae-17

Thoracic vertebrae-18

Lumbar Vertebra-19

Sacrum-20

Coccyx-21

 

 

 

 

 

Four different types of joints in our body

Hinge: elbows and knees

 

Gliding: wrists and ankles

 

Pivot: neck and head

 

Ball and socket: hips and shoulders

 

 

Connective tissues:

Cartilage: cushioning material

Ligaments: connects bones to joints

Tendons: attaches muscles to bones