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Unformatted text preview: 5. The space between the femoral condyles accommodates for the : ___Intercondylar fossa_______. 6. The bones which articulate to form the ankle joint are :___Fibula, Tibia, and Talus________. 7. The prominent elevated ridge functioning to provide and attachment site for the Patellar Ligament is the : ___Tibial Tuberosity____________ 8. The great toe is also called the : ___Hallux______. It articulates with the __metatarsal #1_____ proximately. Short Answer : 1. What is the difference between the pelvis and coxal bone? Pelvis is the entire ring of bone consisting of the two coxal bones and the sacrum. The coxal bone is a portion of the pelvic girdle. 2. What are the distinguishing features of the male and female pelvis? The female false pelvis is wider, due to the more horizontal iliac bones (Coxal), the sacrum is less curved, the pubic arch is greater than 100, the pelvic inlet and outlet are larger....
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This note was uploaded on 09/02/2011 for the course BIO 47 taught by Professor Peters during the Spring '11 term at West Valley.
- Spring '11
- Human Anatomy