5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Synarthroses/fibrous joint
- a Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
- b Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
- c an immovable joint
- d Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
- e abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
- freely movable joints
- a flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.
- Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
- bone-forming cells
5 True/False Questions
Epiphyses → the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
Appendicular skeleton → One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
Lordosis → Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
Axial Skeleton → One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
Central Haversion Canal → Completes the communication pathway from the outside of the bone to its interior which run into the compact bone at right angles to the shaft.