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6. Discuss modeling and remodeling of
Stanescu- Exam is multiple choice and there will
be no ﬁgures. Skeletal system components
• Skeletal system contains
bones, cartilage, ligaments,
and other connective
tissues that attach bones to
• Each bone is an organ –
contains bone connective
tissue, blood vessels,
nerves, lymph vessels,
cartilage, connective tissue
coverings Skeletal System Functions
such as calcium storage. and phosphate, magnesium...
Triglyceride storage in the bone marrow.
Red and white blood cell formation
(hemopoiesis) The function of red bone marrow.
6) Leverage (assistance in movement) Divisions of the skeletal system
Axial Division Appendicular
Division There are 206 bones
in the body. Small bone in neck region, masked by
mandible. There is only one
bone in the arm.
Each ﬁnger is a digit
made up of at least 2
phalanges. arm forearm You do not have to
know how many bones
are in each region. Classification of bones
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