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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- knee joint
- synovial joints
- articulations of the axial skeleton
line of fusion between two bones that are separate in early development, as symphysis of the mandible.
joint in which two bones are connected only by a fibrocartilaginous pad, as the pubic symphysis and the intervertebral disks
- b ligament is stretched to the point at which some of the collagen fibers are torn; ligament remains functional, and the structure of the joint is not affected
5 Multiple Choice Questions
rigid, cartilaginous bridge between two articulating bones; e.g. epiphyseal cartilage
- articulation in which bones are united by ligaments
- immovable joint with fibrous connective tissue or cartilage between the bone surfaces.
Movement is absent or limited, and a joint cavity is lacking. It includes the synchondrosis, suture, and syndesmosis types of joints
- also, synovial; articulation in which opposing bones move freely (e.g., a hinge joint or a pivot joint).
5 True/False Questions
rheumatoid → partial disloaction
totally rigid, immovable joint created when two bones fuse; e.g. frontal suture of frontal bone
suture → seam; found only on skull; synarthrotic
amphiarthrosis → also, synovial; articulation in which opposing bones move freely (e.g., a hinge joint or a pivot joint).
dislocation → also, luxation; displacement of any part, esp. the temporary displacement of a bone from its normal position in a joint