a) Identify three functions of the skeletal system other than locomotion.
b) State the function of each of the following in the human body.
c) What is the common name for:
i) Vertebral column
d) Suggest a reason for each of the following:
i) You are shorter at 75 years old than you were at 25 years old.
ii) A person who suffers from osteo-arthritis has painful, swollen joints from time to time.
e) The figure below shows the cross section through a bone.
i) Identify the parts labelled A to C