Basic anatomy & anatomy questions - Martial Arts Jujitsu for Children

Basic anatomy questions and answers

  1. How many bones in the human body? = 206
  2. How many pairs of ribs do we have? = 12 pairs
    • 7 pairs of true ribs
    • 3 pairs of false ribs
    • 2 pairs of floating ribs
  3. How many vertibrea do we have? = 33
    • 7 cervical
    • 12 thoracic
    • 5 lumbar
    • 5 sacrum
    • 4 coccyx
  4. What is the forehead bone called? = Frontal bone
  5. Where is your temple positioned? = Side of head, leve with eyes
  6. what is your upper jaw called? = Maxilla
  7. what is your lower jaw called? = Mandible
  8. Where is your Mastoid process? = Behind the ear
  9. What is your cheeck bone called? = Zygomatic bone
  10. What is your collar bone called? = Clavicle
  11. what is your shoulder blade called? = Scapula
  12. What is your breast bone called? = Sternum (contains 3 parts)
  13. What is your upper arm called? = Huerous
  14. What are the bones in your lower arm called?= Radius and Ulna (elbow)
  15. What are the bones in your wrist called = Carpus
  16. what are the bones in your hand called? = Metacarpal
  17. What are the bones in your fingers called? = Phalanges
  18. What is your thigh bone called? = Femur (also produces red blood cells)
  19. What are the bones of your lower leg called? = Tibia (shin) and Fibula
  20. What is your kneecap called? = Patella
  21. Where is your carotid artery? = Sides of the neck (at adam apples level)
  22. How many chambers of the heart? = 4
  23. Where is your solar plexus? = At the base of the sternum
  24. What do veins do? = Carry blood back to the heart
  25. What do Arterires do? = Carry blood away from the heart to the organs

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