5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Epiphyseal plate
- Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint
- a slightly movable joints. Bones united by cartilage, no joint cavity is present
- b blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- c a flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.
- d process of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.
- e a condition in which the body's bones become weak and break easily.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)
- bone-forming cells
- a disease in which uric acid accumulates in the blood and may be deposited as needle-shaped crystals in the soft tissues of joints.
- Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
- Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
5 True/False questions
Diaphysis → Elongated shaft of a long bone.
Syndesmoses → the connecting fibers are longer than those of sutures; thus the joint has more "give". An immovable joint in which bones are joined by connective tissue. Between tibula and fibula.
Synchondroses → an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
Dislocation → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Diarthroses/synovial joint → an immovable joint