Unit 3 Part 2 Review Guide


Review Guide -- Bones Part Two


Axial Skeleton

  1. What are the four major areas of the axial skeleton?
  2. How many bones make up the axial skeleton?


Know location of cranial bones:

  1. Frontal, Parietal, Temporal, Sphenoid, Occipital


Know the definition of suture and the locations of the 3 major ones we talked about

  1. Coronal, Squamosal, and Lambdoidal


Ear Bones

  1. Malleus, Incus, Stapes


Facial Bones

  1. Nasal, Maxilla, Mandible, Zygomatic Arch, Lacrimal, Palatine, Inferior Concha, Vomer.


Spine (know the 5 types and number of each)

  1. Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Sacral, Coccyx


Thorax bones (know the difference between true and false ribs and bones of sternum)

Appendicular Skeleton (know total bones)

  1. Know bones of upper extremity and the number of each
  2. What are two reasons for great movement in the hand?
  3. Know the two major girdles (pelvic and pectoral and bones that make up each)
  4. Know bones of lower extremity and number of each.


Foot Arches

  1. Know the three major types of foot arches


Supination – Know major problems that occur with supination


Joints:  Know the different types of joints



            Diarthrotic:  Ball and Socket, Hinge, Pivot, Saddle, Gliding


Know the different bone fractures and how a bone heals (steps involved)