Types of freely moveable joints

The place where two or more bones meet
Joint
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joint located at the knee, elbow and ankle
hinge
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joint located at the hip and shoulder
ball and socket
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main joint for flexion
hinge
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main joint for extension
hinge
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main joint for abduction
ball and socket
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main joint for adduction
ball and socket
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main joint for rotation
ball and socket
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humerus, radius and ? = elbow joint
ulna
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femur and ? = knee joint
tibia
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tibia, fibula and ? = ankle joint
talus
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humerus and ? = shoulder joint
scapula
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femur and ? = hip joint
pelvis
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what type of movement beggining with f is possible at both hinge and ball and socket joints?
flexion
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Card 2

Front

joint located at the knee, elbow and ankle

Back

hinge

Card 3

Front

joint located at the hip and shoulder

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

main joint for flexion

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

main joint for extension

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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