5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Synarthroses/fibrous joint
- a Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
- b a disease of children in which the bones fail to calcify, the bones soften and the legs bow.
- c giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
- d an immovable joint
- e Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- bone-forming cells
- The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
- Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- one of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones that form the longitudinal axis of the body, the skull, vertebral column, ribs, and sternum.
5 True/False Questions
Osteocytes → giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
Ankylosis → abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
Gout (y arthritis) → the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
Epiphyseal plate → the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.
Rheumatoid arthritis → a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.