Axial bones

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Axial bones
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  1. Cervical vertebrae can generally be identified by the presence of
    two transverse foramen
  2. Ribs that are not attached to the sternum at their anterior costal cartilages
    are known as
    floating ribs
  3. What is the purpose of the nucleus pulposus?
  4. what is the bone surface marking that form attachment points for connective tissue?
  5. The function of vertebral processes is
    Attachment site for muscles
  6. What bone feature of the second cervical vertebrae articulates with the first cervical vertebrae
  7. What is the junction between the manubrium and the body of the sternum called?
  8. Which of the cervical vertebrae are responsible for the ability to move your
    head from side to side signifying “no”?
    axial
  9. Which of the cervical vertebrae are responsible for permitting the movement of
    the head seen when saying “yes”?
    atlas

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