5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- appositional growth
- They are made up of cells, fibers, ground substance (matrix).
- compression fracture
- a What is the process in which bones increase in width?
- b What is an example of a long bone?
- c A crushed break, often due to weight or pressure applied to a bone during a fall.
- d What is an example of a short, sesamoid bone?
- e Why is cartilage and bone classified as connective tissue?
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- What hormone produced by the thyroid gland tends to lower the level of calcium in the blood plasma and inhibit resorption of bone?
- What bone disease of unknown cause is characterized by the excessive breakdown of bone tissue, followed by abnormal bone formation?
- What are small cavities in bone that contain osteocytes?
- What are the stages of bone repair?
- What is the structural unit of compact bone?
5 True/False Questions
hematoma → What is the blood clot that usually forms at the fracture site?
costal cartilage → What type of cartilage connects the ribs to the breastbone?
open reduction → What is the structural unit of compact bone?
Sites of attachment for muscles, ligaments, and tendons, joint surfaces, and conduits for blood vessels and nerves → What do the bone markings serve as?
trabeculae → What is the framework that makes up spongy bone?