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1

What is the purpose of the Neurocranium?

To protect the brain

2

Name the Neurocranium Bones
hint: there are 8 of them

1. Frontal Bone
2. Two Parietal Bones
3. Occipital Bone
4. Two Temporal Bones
5. Sphenoid Bone
6. Ethmoid Bone

3

Name the 4 Neurocranium Sutures

1. Coronal Suture
2. Sagittal Suture
3. Lamboidal Suture
4. Squamosal Suture

4

The Coronal Suture joins what Neurocranium bones?

The Frontal Bone and the Two Parietal Bones

5

The Sagittal Suture joins what Neurocranium bones?

The Two Parietal Bones

6

The Lamboidal Suture joins what Neurocranium bones?

The Occipital Bone and the Two Parietal Bones

7

The Squamosal Suture joins what Neurocranuim bones?

The Temporal Bone and Parietal Bones

8

What is the common theme with the Neurocranium Sutures?

They all include the Parietal Bones