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1

The Piriform Aperture is also known as?

The Nasal Cavity

2

The Piriform Aperture is described as?

a bony rim of the nasal cavity

3

The Nasal Cavity is bounded by?

1. The Nasal Bones
2. Maxillae Bones

4

What bone will create the lateral and inferior walls of the Nasal Cavity?

The Maxillae Bone

5

What divides our nose from left to right?

The Nasal Septum

6

The Nasal Septum is composed of which bones?

The Ethmoid Bone and the Vomer Bone

7

The Ethmoid Bone is part of where of the Nasal Septum?

Anterior and Superior part of the Nasal Septum

8

The Vomer Bone is part of where of the Nasal Septum?

Posterior and Inferior

9

What else does the Nasal Septum have?
hint: It is a cartilage

The Nasal Septum Cartilage

10

What paired projections are in our Nasal Cavity?

The Nasal Conchae

11

What Nasal Conchae are visible from the Anterior of the Nasal Cavity?

The Middle and Inferior Pairs

12

What Nasal Conchae are projections of the Ethmoid Bone?

The Superior and Middle Pairs

13

Which Conchae pairs are individual bones?

The Inferior Pairs

14

What bones will create the Superior Wall of the Nasal Cavity?

The Nasal Bones