Which one of the following is not a function of the skeletal system?
All of the above are functions of the skeletal system
Which one of the following is not a part of the axial skeleton?
Which one of the following is not a cranial bone?
The condition know as lordosis results from an abnormal____curvature
Which one of the following is not correct?
A baby is born with a straight spine.
Attach directly to the sternum via cartilage
The bone that runs along the thumb side of your forearm is the:
The shinbone is really the:
The bones in the palm of the hand are called:
Which one of the following is not a bone of the upper extremity?
Which one of the following is not a feature of the ulna?
The wrist bone at the proximal end of the thumb is the:
The ankle bone at the proximal end of the big toe is the:
Which one of the following is not a characteristic of a womans skeleton as compared to a mans skeleton?
A womans pubic angle is narrower
Which one of the following is not true of a babys skeleton as compared to an adult skeleton?
All of the above are true of a baby skeleton
The part of a long bone that contains yellow bone marrow is known as the:
Growth in the length of bone stops when all the ____ is converted to bone
Which one of the following is an example of a synarthrosis (non-movable)?
The joint between the metacarpal bone of the thumb and the carpal bone next to it is an example of a ____joint
The kind of movement in which the body part moves in such a way that is descrives a circle is known as:
The part of a diarthrosis that produces a lubricating fluid is the:
Which one of the following is not true of both bone and cartilate?
Both contain blood vessels
Which one of the following is correct?
The matrix of bone is a calcified cement
The structures in some of the cranial bones that become filled with mucus when one has a cold
The part of a long bone that contains red bone marrow
The structures that connect bone to bone
A condition in which the person develops a hunchback
The "soft spots" in a babys skull
Structure formed when the ilium, ischium, and pubis fuse together
The kind of joint between the phalanges
The part of a long bone compose of hard compact bone
Matrix is made of a firm gel with fibers
The fibrous membrane around the outside of the bone
Tunnels that permit transfer of nutrients from one lacuna to another
The structure responsible for the growth in length of long bones
Joints which have fibrous connective tissue between the articulating bones holding them close together
The basic building block of compact bone
Spaces in bone and cartilage that contain cells
Joints in which the articulating bones are connected by cartilage
Epiphyses are mostly made of this kind of bone
The specific kind of joint between the metacarpal bone of the thumb and the carpal bone of the wrist
The structure that secretes a fluid that lubricates freely movable joints