Skin, muscles and joints

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Post by mith » Fri May 27, 2005 4:45 am

Lol, how do you think I think of her(especially after joining this forum and learning that 10th graders in Romania were more educated)?
On the up side, today was the LAST day I'll ever need to study from her.
On the down side, from what I've heard from seniors this year, the next teacher is no better. Apparently he knows his subject but will spend the whole year teaching plants....that's his whole curriculum plants with a dash of anatomy.
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Post by clarence » Fri May 27, 2005 6:14 am

mithrilhack wrote:Clarence, you seem to know a bit about this, do you know the one about the skull joint?


The atlanto-occipital joint is the one responsible for the flexion and extension of the head and slight lateral flexion of the head to either side.

The atlanto-axial joint is the one used for the rotation of the head.
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Similar bio questions I have

Post by Sorials » Mon May 29, 2006 9:14 pm

I have some of the similar biology questions that Driparker did and I cant understand them either so can you help me figure the answers out.. Cartilage is gradually replaced by bone in a process called __________. Bone-forming cells called osteoblasts add _________ to the bones, making them thicker. The skull is connected to the spine by a _________ joint, a type of __________ joint.
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Post by canalon » Tue May 30, 2006 3:15 am

well then try to read the thread and figure the answer by yourself.
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