M&Ms
Mandible & Maxilla




Here is a picture of our group!


Melissa,Mary,Carol,Meera

*Some of our favorite websites are:
*http://www.emode.com/
*http://www.thespark.com/
*http://www.mulletsgalore.com/
*http://www.umn.edu/~utd4u

Links to A&P course:
http://www.gen.umn.edu/faculty_staff/jensen/1135/

http://www.gen.umn.edu/faculty_staff/jensen/1135/webanatomy/


M&M
Maxilla(5) &Mandible(6)

What is a Mandible (Man-di-ble)?
1 a : JAW ; especially : a lower jaw consisting of a single bone or of
                     completely fused bones b : the lower jaw with its investing soft parts c
                     : either the upper or lower segment of the bill of a bird
2 : any of various invertebrate mouthparts serving to hold or bite food
                     materials; especially : either member of the anterior pair of mouth
                     appendages of an arthropod often forming strong biting jaws

What is the Maxilla (Max-il-la)?
1 a : JAW 1a b (1) : an upper jaw especially of humans and other
                     mammals in which the bony elements are closely fused (2) : either of
                     the two bones that lie with one on each side of the upper jaw lateral to
                     the premaxilla and that in higher vertebrates bear most of the teeth
 2 : one of the first or second pair of mouthparts posterior to the
                     mandibles in insects, myriapods, crustaceans, and closely related
                     arthropods

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