lilypoh's version from 2016-04-04 08:31
Skeletal SystemThe skeleton or skeletal system consists of the ones and the joints of the body.
|What is skeletal system||It is a hard framework of 206 bones that supports and protects the muscles and organs of the human body. It is divided into two parts.|
|Which is the two parts||the axial skeleton, the appendicular skeleton|
|What parts of the body does the appendicular skeleton support||shoulder girdle, the upper limbs, the pelvic girdle and the lower limbs|
|What parts of the body does the axial skeleton support||the head, neck, trunk (torso) , it consists of the skull, the vertebral column, the ribs and the sternum.|
|What type of bones do the skeleton made up||long bones, short bones, flat bones, irregular bones, sesamoid bones|
|Long bones||it allows movement, femur, tibia and fibula, clavicle, humerus, the radius and the ulna, metacarpals, metatarsals and phalanges|