The human skeleton is divided into axial (head, torso, chest) and an additional (upper and lower limbs) (diagram 20). The human skeleton consists of

Human skeleton (illustration)

The human skeleton is divided into axial (head, torso, chest) and an additional (upper and lower limbs) (diagram 20). The human skeleton consists of 206 bones.

Diagram 20. The bones of the human skeleton: 1 — frontal; 2 — temporal; 3 — bow; 4 — upper jaw; 5 — lower jaw; 6 — sternum; 7 — collarbone; 8 — ribs; 9 — spine; 10 — shoulder; 11 — ulna; 12 — radiation; 13 — wrist; 14 — pastern; 15 — phalanx; 16 — iliac; 17 — the sacrum; 18 — pubic; 19 — pubic symphysis; 20 — sciatic; 21 — femoral; 22 — patella; 23 — tibia; 24 — small cannon; 25 — upper-heel bone; 26 — tarsus; 27 — metatarsus; 28 — phalanx; 29 — parietal; 30 — occipital; 31 — atlas; 32 — blade; 33 — the coccyx; 34 — calcaneal
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  • Name the parts of the skeleton.