1.06 Exploring The Joint Case Study

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1.06 Exploring the Joints Joints|Motion:Describe the motion allowed by this type of joint.|Body Part:Indicate the part or parts of the body in which this joint can be found.| Gliding Joints ||| Hinge Joints||| Ball and Socket Joints||| Pivot Joints||| Slightly Movable Joints ||| Joints are the place where two bones meet. All of your bones, except for one (the hyoid bone in your neck), form a joint with another bone. Joints hold your bones together and allow your rigid skeleton to move. Fixed joints Some of your joints, like those in your skull, are fixed and don't allow any movement. The bones in your skull are held together with fibrous connective tissue. Slightly movable joints Other joints, such as those between
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