Wednesday, 7 April 2010

Exam Update:Mid-term-Exam

Just a reminder to let you know that the focus of the reading and the listening for the mid-term exam will be on the Skeletal System.

Among the words whose meaning you might want acquaint yourself with are:
appendicular, axial, biceps, buildup, calcium, cancellous, contract, dense, encases, extremities, fibres, girdle, inorganic, interaction, joints, ligaments, marrow, metacarpals, phorsphorus, replenish, rigid, spongy, sternum, storage, tendons, triceps, and vertibrae.


  1. Hello, Dr.Simon
    Thanks for this ward. I think is helpful
    Phorsphorus, cancellous are not clear.
    Please, explain that more

  2. Cancellous bone, synonymous with trabecular bone or spongy bone, is one of the two types of osseous tissue that form bones.

    Phosphorus (pronounced /ˈfɒsfərəs/, FOS-fər-əs) is the chemical element that has the symbol P and atomic number 15. A multivalent nonmetal of the nitrogen group, phosphorus is commonly found in inorganic phosphate rocks.