The appendicular skeleton consists of pectoral girdle, pelvic girdle, and limbs
■ SCAPULA (shoulder blade) and CLAVICLE (collar bone)
■ Bones of arm: HUMERUS (the long bone of the upper arm)
■ Bones of forearm: RADIUS (lateral bone of the forearm) and ULNA (medial bone of the forearm)
■ Bones of the hand: CARPALS (wrist), METACARPALS (hand), and PHALANGES (finger bones)
Pectoral girdle consists of two bones CLAVICLE, SCAPULA.
Our body has left and right pectoral girdles and lends flexibility to the upper limbs.
Pectoral girdle consists of the right and left clavicles (collarbones) and right and left scapulas (shoulder blades)
The arm and hand consist of 30 different bones.
The upper limbs are accountable of a wide range of motions and consist of (1) the humerus within the arm which fits into a socket in the scapula and (2) the radius and ulna the two bones at the elbow within the forearm.