Skeletal Physiology Homework and Test


  • Read the ‘Closer Look’ on page 179
  • Read Making Clinical Connections on page 182
  • Complete the Clinical Connections on page 183
  • Put an raw egg in a glass of vinegar (enough to cover the egg) and leave it there for 1-2 days.  Then take the egg out and investigate.
  • Put a cooked chicken leg bone (e.g. after you have eaten the muscle off of it for dinner) in a glass of vinegar (enough to cover the bone).  Leave it there for 2-3 days.  Then take the bone out and investigate.


  • Test on the skeletal system notes given in class and any associated homework, including the nutrition table information.
  • The test will be on Wednesday, 2/12/14