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The synarthrosis that binds the teeth to the bony sockets is a
suture.
synchondrosis.
gomphosis.
syndesmosis.
synotosis.

gomphosis

An immovable joint is a(n)
synarthrosis.
diarthrosis.
syndesmosis.
symphysis.
amphiarthrosis.

synarthrosis

A synovial joint is an example of a(n)
amphiarthrosis.
synarthrosis.
syndesmosis.
diarthrosis.
symphysis.

diarthrosis

A slightly movable joint is a(n)
synarthrosis.
gomphosis.
diarthrosis.
synostosis.
amphiarthrosis.

amphiarthrosis

A suture is an example of a(n)
synarthrosis.
diarthrosis.
symphysis.
syndesmosis.
amphiarthrosis.

synarthrosis

an epiphyseal line is an example of a
gomphosis.
synostosis.
syndesmosis.
symphysis.
synchondrosis.

synostosis

The intervertebral disc joint is called a
glide joint.
symphysis.
synarthrosis.
condylar joint.
synchondrosis.

symphysis

A joint where bones fuse together with bone tissue is called a
synchondrosis.
synostosis.
suture.
symphysis.
syndesmosis.

synostosis

Which of the following is not a function of synovial fluid?
lubrication
increases osmotic pressure within joint
protects articular cartilages
shock absorption
provides nutrients

increases osmotic pressure within joint

A ________ occurs when articulating surfaces are forced out of position.

dislocation

Which of the following movements is a good example of depression?
moving the hand toward the shoulder
extreme bending of the head backwards
turning the hand palm upward
spreading the fingers
opening the mouth

opening the mouth

Which of the following movements is a good example of depression?
moving the hand toward the shoulder
extreme bending of the head backwards
turning the hand palm upward
spreading the fingers
opening the mouth

opening the mouth

closing jaw once opened

protraction

The joint with greatest range of motion is the __________.
humerus-ulna
humerus-scapula
femur-tibia
femur-acetabulum

humerus-scapula

The "rotator cuff" of the shoulder __________.
reinforces the joint capsule
limits the range of movements
is formed by four tendons
All of these functions are performed by the rotator cuff.

all

a pain and stiffness of skeletal and muscular systems

rheumatism

all forms of rheumatism that damage articular cartilages of synovial joints

arthritis

most common form of arthritis caused my wear and tear of joint surfaces generally in ppl over age 60

osteoarthritis

inflammatory condition cauesd by infection, allergy, or autoimmune diesease. antibodies attack joint capsule

rheumatoid arthritis

occurs when crystals form within synovial fluids due to metabolic disorders

gouty arthritis

refers to a softening of your bones, often caused by a vitamin D deficiency

osteomalacia

cushions joint ex: meniscus

cartilages

superficial to the joint capsule, protects articular cartilages

fat pads

support, strengthen joints, where sprains can happen

ligaments

attach to muscles around joint, helps suport

tendon

pockets of synovial fluid, cushion areas where tendons or ligaments rub

bursae

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