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Vickee Le Human Anatomy & Physiology Homework Ch. 6 #1-8, 11-14, 17-18 1.Blood cell formation occurs in red bone marrow. 2.Two thirds of the weight of bone is accounted for by crystals of calcium phosphate 3.The membrane found wrapping the bones, except at the joint cavity is the periosteum 4.The basic functional unit of compact bone is the Haversian system or osteon5.The vitamins essential for normal adult bone maintenance and repair are Vitamin C and Vitamin D 6.The hormones that coordinate the storage, absorption and excretion of calcium ions are calcitonin and parathyroid hormone7.Classify the bones according to their shape: a.Long Boneb.Flat Bonec.Sutural Boned.Irregular Bonee.Short bonef.Sesamoid bone 8.The presence of an epiphyseal line indicates epiphyseal growth has ended 11. The five primary functions of the skeletal system is support, storage of minerals and lipids, blood cell production, protection and leverage 12. Four distinctive cell population of osseous tissue is
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