1. The skeleton is a living organism. 2. There are more bones in adults than in babies. 3. Bone…

1. The skeleton is a living
organism.

2. There are more bones in adults
than in babies.

3. Bone stores and releases
calcium.

4. The ribs protect the pancreas.

5. Yellow bone marrow produces red
blood cells.

6. There is no diff erence in the
weight and size of male and female bones.

7. The patella is located in the
humerus.

8. Osteoblasts build up bone.

9. Replacement of old bone by new
is called remodelling.

10. The axial skeleton has more
bones that the appendicular skeleton.