A&P Test 2 (5)

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A&P Test 2 (5)
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2015-10-11 18:40:52
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  1. Greater seed length than width
    long bone (femur, tibia, fibula, humerus, ulna radius, phalanges)
  2. Cube shaped and are nearly equal in length and width
    short bone (carpal and tarsal bones)
  3. Thin layers of parallel plates of compact bone tissue enclosing a layer of spongy bone tissue
    flat bone (cranial bones, sternum, and ribs)
  4. Complex shapes and cannot be grouped into any of the previous categories
    Irregular bones (vertebrae, hip bones, certain facial bones, and the calcaneus)
  5. Shaped like a sesame seed; develop in certain tendons where there is considerable friction, tension, and physical stress
    Sesamoid bone (patella)
  6. Opening through which blood vessels, nerves, or ligaments pass
    foramen
  7. Narrow slit between adjacent parts of bones through which blood vessels or nerves pass
    fissure
  8. Tubelike opening
    meatus
  9. Large, round protuberance with a smooth articular surface at the end of the bone
    Condyle
  10. Usually rounded articular projection supported on neck of bone
    head
  11. shallow depression
    fossa
  12. Variably sized projection that has a rough, bumpy surface
    tuberosity
  13. variably sized rounded projection
    tubercle
  14. very large projection
    trochanter
  15. prominent ridge or elongated projection
    crest
  16. furrow along bone surface that accommodates blood vessel, nerve, or tendon
    sulcus

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