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Why is the ring finger the weakest?

you can put all your fingers up all the way except this one and if you lay you hand on a surface and close in your 3rd finger you can't lift the ring finger up!

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Because it reminds us how fragile a marriage can be...after time, you'll be amazed at how strong that little "ring bearer" is...

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Couldn't agree more. Green.
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Awww that's very nice(:
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I doubt that's why....
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Hey Daniel, Blink 182 ain't cool no more...
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i doubt it because i'm lesbian i cant get marred but my relationship is still beautiful and long lasting!!!! <3
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probably because you dont use it for anything specific

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It doesn't receive much exercise because it isn't needed to do many things.

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its in the middle of no where

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It doesnt do many things like the other fingers do. So it doesnt recieve exercise.
THUMB: Thumbs up, Thumbs down
POINTER: Points
MIDDLE: It does something
INDEX: Has a ring on it. Thats all.
PINKEY: Picking noses? I dont know. It does something.

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Mr_FadedGlory
When in doubt, pinky's out! Pinky promise?
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Lol the pinky part made me laugh(:
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A Spongebob fan! Right on. I live by that one. My pinky is always out.
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It is small and has less muscle

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Fingers have been measured by physicians to determine how much grip is missing after amputation. I seem to recall from a class I had in anatomy that the small finger contributed ~10% of the grip to the hand, and the other fingers contributed slightly more. Interestingly, the ring finger is longer on men than the index finger, and on women it's the index finger that is longer, because of males exposure to testosterone in the womb.

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Interesting info, thanks!
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Declan11699

It's because you have the least control over it

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Hmmmm never thought about it but the weakness thing from not much use makes since.

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idk i have been trying to lift mine but i can't.it hurt like hell to try

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The ring finger the weakest of the fingers on the hand because it shares a flexor muscle with the middle and little fingers. That's why from a closed fist position, it can be lifted up together with the pinky, or the middle finger, but not on it's own.

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