5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- yellow marrow cavity
- Intramembranous ossification
- a What is the blood clot that usually forms at the fracture site?
- b What is the cell responsible for secreting the matrix of the bone?
- c What are mature bone cells?
- d What is the site of fat storage in the bone?
- e What is the process of bone formation in the flat bones of the skull, mandible, and clavicles where bone forms directly within mesenchyme arranged in sheetlike layers that resemble membranes
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- What type of cartilage makes up the larynx and trachea?
- What division of the skeleton forms the bones of the skull, vertebral column and rib cage?
- What is the area in a long bone made of hyaline cartilage between the diaphysis and epiphysis where cartilage growth occurs followed by endochondral ossification that results in growth of bone length? (also known as the growth plate)
- What type of cartilage forms the ear and the epiglottis?
- What is the structural unit of compact bone?
5 True/False Questions
compact bone → What kind of bones are thin, flattened, and a bit curved?
growth hormone from the anterior pituitary → During infancy and childhood, what is the most important stimulus of epiphyseal plate activity?
fibrocartilaginous callus → What type of cartilage forms the intervertebral discs?
Sites of attachment for muscles, ligaments, and tendons, joint surfaces, and conduits for blood vessels and nerves → Why are cartilage and bone tissues classified as connective tissue?
Volkmann's Canals → What are channels lying at right angles to the central canal, connecting blood and nerve supply of the periosteum to that of the Haversian canal?