The smallest bone in the human body is the stape, and it is located in the middle ear. The stapes is one of three small bones in the middle ear that allow mammals to transmit sound waves through their eardrum and hear. More »

According to Georgia State University, the three smallest bones in the human body are the ossicles found in the ear, also know as auditory ossicles. The term "ossicles" means "tiny bones" and can be used for other small ... More »

The longest bone in the human body is the femur, which is also called the thigh bone. On average, it is about 20 inches long, according to Infoplease. More »

The hardest bone in the human body is the mandible, which is more commonly known as the jawbone. This bone is also the largest and strongest bone in the human face. The jawbone sits in the lower portion of the face and h... More »

Flat bones in the human body include the ribs, sternum (breastbone), scapula (shoulder blade), pelvic girdle and many of the 29 bones that make up the skull. Flat bones act as protection for essential organs or as attach... More »

The largest and longest bone in the human body is the femur, and it is located in the upper leg. The femur connects to the knee at one end and fits into the hip socket at the other. More »

According to the BBC, the leg bones are collectively the strongest bones in the human body because they support the entirety of the human body's substantial weight. The human leg consists of three long bones: the femur, ... More »