Synovial Joints Scavenger Hunt

Jack Flick and Pierce McFarlane 2nd Period

Ball and Socket

All of the following joints have freely moving mechanics that allow for 360 degrees range of motion.

Hinge

The next set of joints are hinge joints. Hinge joints have a 90 degree range of motion.

Pivot

The next set of synovial joints are pivot joints. All of the following joints have 180 degree range of motion.
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This garbage can has a range of motion of 180 degrees at its pivot.

Gliding

Gliding joints do what their name say they do... they glide. All the following are examples of gliding joints.
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This ladder glides up and down.