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hyaline cartilage function

support
fetal skeleton

2

hyaline cartilage location

ends of bones
tip of nose
ribs

3

fibrocartilage function

resist compression
shock absorbing

4

fibrocartilage location

knee
intervertebral disk
pubic symphysis

5

elastic cartilage function

maintains shape
allows flexibility

6

elastic cartilage location

ear
epiglotis

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compact bone function

supports
protects
body movement
stores ca and p

8

compact bone location

all bones

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spongey bone function

supports
protects
body movement
stores ca and p

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spongey bone location

all bones