What is the difference between tendons and ligaments?

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TENDON  LIGAMENT

*It is strong and non-flexible  * It is elastic and                                                                                                                                            flexible

*It joins muscles to bones  *It joins bones to                                                                                                                                    bones.

*It is formed of white fibrous connective tissue  * It is formed of                                                                                                                           yellow fib conn tissue

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Hey,

Tendons

  1. It joins muscles to bones.
  2. It is consists of white connective tissue.
  3. It is strong and is not flexible

Ligaments

  1. It joins two or more bones together.
  2. It consists of yellow connective tissue.
  3. It is elastic and comparitively flexible.
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TendonLigamentTendons are connective tissue that connects bones to muscles.Ligaments are connective tissue that connects two bones.They are strong and less flexible.They are very elastic and flexible.It is composed of white fibrous tissue.It contain very less matrix and composed of yellow fibrous connective tissue.
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