Type
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Description

your back spine
one of it bones
it proectect's your brain skall
on sheat skeletal sistem
anuther word for number 1 skeleton
wen number 5 gets broken broken bones
it proectect's your heart ribcage
the only part of your head that move's jaw
wear your tall whod be talbone
a bone in your sholder sholder blade

Skeletal System Bones Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

bone in the upper arm humerus
what protects the spinal cord spine
what protects the brain skull
what protects your lungs and heart ribs
lower arm radius
other lower arm bone ulna
holds the ribs together sternum
rhymes with Elvis pelvis
in the thigh femur
in the knee patella
right below the knee fibula
lower leg tibula
jaw bone mandible
hard like bone but more flexible cartilage
attaches bones to muscles ligament
the official name of the collarbone clavicle
protects a growth organ in the soulder shoulder blade
in the neck, protects the spinal cord vertebrae

Skeleton in YOUR Body Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Another name for osteitis deformans. PagetsDisease
Inflammatory arthritis rheumatoid
Arthritis in big toe. gout
Broken bone. fracture
Bone loss disease. osteoporosis
Curved spine. scoliosis
Skeleton system ______ organs. protects
Bones store this mineral. calcium
Bones in spine. vertebrae
Largest leg bone. femur
Bigger bone in lower leg. tibia
Smaller bone in lower leg. fibula
Largest arm bone. humerus
Bigger bone in lower arm. radius
Smaller bone in lower arm. ulna
Collar bone. clavicle
Shoulder blade. scapula
Jaw bone. mandible
Skull. cranium
Breastbone. sternum
Bones that protect heart and lungs. ribs
Hip bones. pelvis
Tailbone. coccyx
Knee cap. patella
Bones in fingers and toes. phalanges
Bones in wrist. carpals
Bones in ankles. tarsals
Bones in hands. metacarpals
Bones in foot. metatarsals
Total number of ribs. twentyfour
How many pairs of ribs? twelve
Baby's soft spot. fontanelle
Joining of skull bones. suture
Lubricates joints. synovial fluid
Abbreviation for Amylotrophic Sclerosis ALS
Congenital deformity of foot. clubfoot
Bone cavity. sinus
Type of connective tissue. bone
Knee surgery with a scope. arthroscopy
Inner part of bones. marrow
Picture of a bone. xray
Floating bone. sesamoid
Dense connective tissue. cartilage
Bone growth. ossification
Brittle bone disease. osteogenesis imperfecta
Bone tumor. myeloma
Disease with bowed legs. rickets
Curve of the upper spine. kyphosis
Vitamin that helps with calcium absorption. D
How many bones in the skull? twentyeight
All the bones in the body. skeleton

Muscles and Bones Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The bone on your thumb side Radius
The bone on your pinky side Ulna
Protects your Brain Cranium
Lip bone Maxilla
Jaw Mandible
Collar bone Clavicle
Protects your heart Sternum
Protects your heart and lungs Ribs
The funniest bone in your body Humerus
Wrist bones Carpals
Hand bones Metacarpals
Fingers and toes Phalanges
Shoulder blades Scapula
Back bone Vertebrate
Right above tailbone Sacrum
Tailbone Coccyx
Hip bone Illium
Lower hip bone Ischium
Longest bone in your body Femur
Knees Patella
The bone located on the inside of your foot Tibia
The bone located on the outside of your foot Fibula
Heel Calcaneus
Ankle bones Tarsals
Foot bones Metatarsals
Shoulder muscle Deltoid
Chest muscle Pectoralis major
Heart muscle Cardiac muscle
Abs Rectus abdominis
Side muscles Obliques
Groin Muscle Satorius
Thigh muscle Quadricep
Upper back muscle Trapezius
Front upper arm muscle Bicep
Back upper arm muscle Tricep
Lower back muscle Latissimus Dorsi
Butt muscle Gluteus maximus
Back thigh muscle Hamstring
Calf muscle Gastrocnemius
Attaches your calf muscle to your foot Achilles tendon

Skeletal System Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

protects you brain skull
helps fingers move knuckle
jointed together by leg and thigh knee
couldn't move without this system muscular
another name for knee cap patella
amount of bones in a body twohundredsix
bone in thigh femur
the overall system Skeletal
made of 33 bones in your back spinalcolumn
the name for jointed areas suture
bones that surround and protect your heart and lungs ribcage
bone in the forearm that extends from elbow to wrist radius
ball and (fill in the blank) socket
another name for a breastbone sternum
another system that the marrow inside your bones helps produce cells in your blood Circulatory

Skeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Funny Bone Humerus
Bone on thumb side (radial pulse) Radius
Bone on pinky finger side Ulna
Collarbone Clavicle
Shoulder Blade Scapula
Breast Bone Sternum
Protects your heart, liver, and lungs Ribs
Knee cap Patella
The large triangular bone in the lower back Sacrum
The small triangular bone at the base on the spine Coccyx
Upper part of each half of the pelvis Ilium
Thigh bone Femur
Shin bone Tibia
Non-weight bearing, fragile bone of the leg Fibula
Fingers and toes are these Phalanges
Forehead bone Frontal
Your temple Temporal
Top of your cranium Parietal
Back of skull Occipital
Center section of vertebrae Thoracic
Top section of the vertebrae (neck) Cervical
Lower section of the vertebrae Lumbar

Human Skeleton Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

bony structure that forms the head in most vertebrates. It supports the structures of the face and provides a protective cavity for the brain. skull
the jaw or a jawbone, especially the lower jawbone in mammals and fishes. mandible
technical term for collarbone. clavicle
technical term for shoulder blade. scapula
part of the body of a mammal between the neck and the abdomen, including the cavity enclosed by the ribs, breastbone, and dorsal vertebrae, and containing the chief organs of circulation and respiration; the chest. thorax
the long bone in the upper arm humerus
commonly known as the breastbone, is a long, narrow flat bone that serves as the keystone of the rib cage and stabilizes the thoracic skeleton sternum
also known as the vertebral column or spinal column spine
thinner and longer of the two bones in the human forearm ulna
ither the lower part of the trunk of the human body between the abdomen and the thighs pelvis
thicker and shorter of the two bones in the human forearm. radius
large wedge shaped vertebra at the inferior end of the spine. sacrum
small, triangular bone at the base of the spinal column in humans and some apes, formed of fused vestigial vertebrae. coccyx
group of small bones between the main part of the forelimb and the metacarpus in terrestrial vertebrates. carpus
group of five bones of the hand between the wrist (carpus) and the fingers. metacarpus
another term for phalanx phalange
bone of the thigh or upper hind limb, articulating at the hip and the knee. femur
the kneecap. patella
inner and typically larger of the two bones between the knee and the ankle (or the equivalent joints in other terrestrial vertebrates), parallel with the fibula. tibia
long, thin and lateral bone of the lower leg. fibula

Skeletal & Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The framework of bones and other tissues that supports the body skeletal system
tissues that move parts of the body and operate internal organs muscular system
connecting tissues that link bones to muscles cartilage
joints that are immovable are located in skull
joint that moves in only one direction hinge joint
the vertebrae in the back that protect the spinal cord are examples of gliding joints
muscles that are involuntary smooth muscles
muscles found in the heart cardiac muscle
joint that connects the head to the neck pivot joint
aids breathing external oblique
raises head trapezius
shoulder blade scapula
fingers and toes phalanges

THE HUMAN SKELETAL SYSTEM Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Consists of bones in the head, neck, rib cage and vertebral column. ______________ Skeleton axial
Consists of the bones in the upper and lower limbs. _______________ Skeleton Appendicular
Attaches the limbs to the rest of the skeletal system. girdles
Found on the tips of bones and prevents/reduces friction. cartilage
_____________ make up most of the human skeleton. bones
Longest bone in the forearm Humerus
Longest bone in the lower limbs Femur
Movement of an organism from one place to another. Locomotion
Protect organs ribcage
Join muscle to bone tendons
bones are connected to one another by ligaments
A junction where bones meet Joint
Bones that work together; _______________ muscles Antagonistic
Lubricates the joint Synovial-fluid
Secretes lubricant for the joint Synovial-membrane
Type of joint that allows movement in one direction Hinge

Skeletal System Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The joint in the elbow or the knee. HINGE
Attach muscles to bones TENDONS
Supports and gives your body its shape SKELETON
Has a ball and socket joint SHOULDER
These products are a good source of calcium. DAIRY
Protects the brain CRANIUM
Helps to make bones hard CALCIUM
Muscles move the body only by this action PULLING
Food in the hollow middle of bones MARROW
Where most blood cells are made BONE
Protects the spinal cord BACKBONE
A protective, cushioning material CARTILAGE

Animal Anatomy & Physiology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the largest portion of muscle that moves the skeleton? Skeletal
What muscle controls the movement of internal organs? Smooth
Longest bones in the body (2 words) Long Bones
Where are short bones mostly found? Joints
What type of bone is make up the spine? Irregular
"Nares" Nostrils
"Voice Box" Larynx
System that circulates blood and carries oxygen (2 words) Circulatory Sytem
What are small veins called? Venules
Control center of the nervous system Brain
Long, fiber-like structures that send messages from the body to the brain Nerves
Passageway from bladder for urine to exit the body Urethra
Stores urine til it is excreted Bladder
Muscles that make up the heart Cardiac
Least common type of joint found in body Gliding
These prevent collapsing of airway in trachea (2 words) Cartilage Rings
Principle organ of respiratory system Lungs
Long bundle of nervous tissue extending from the brains to the lumbar vertebrae (2 words) Spinal Cord