1.Classify bones according to their shapes.2.Provide examples of each bone shape and a location where found in thebody.3.Identify the major types of bone markings, and provide a function for each type.
Fossa – elongated basin. Ex. Mandibular fossa.Fovea – small pit. Ex. Fovea capitis on the head of the femur.Sulcus – groove. Ex. Sigmoid sulcus of the temporal bonesCanal – passage in bone. Ex. Auditory canalFissure – slit through bone. Ex. Auricular fissureForamen – hole through bone. Ex. Foramen magnum in the occipital boneMeatus – opening into canal. Ex. External auditory meatusSinus – air filled space in bone. Ex. Nasal sinus.4.Explain the functional significance of surface features.5.Identify the anatomical parts of a typical long bone, and describe its internal structures, providing functions for each structure.