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the major components of axial skeleton
total of 80 bones 8 cranial bones, 14 facial bones,24ribs,sternum,6 auditory, hyoid,24 vertebrae,sacrum,coccyx
major functions of axial skeleton
supports and protects organs in body cavities,attaches muscles head ,neck ,trunk. respiratory movements,stabbilize appendible skeleton
functions of skull
protects brain entrance to respritory and digestive system
2 groups bones that form skull
facial protect&support entrances 2 digerstive system&resp gtracts crainial (containing brain,surrounding fluids,blood vessels,nerves&membranes
bones facial superfical and facial deep do what
superficial for muscle attachment deep facial separate oral &nasal cavities form the nasal septum
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