How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

30 terms

Chapter 7 Practice Test Ques - Instructor Website

STUDY
PLAY
Each of the following bones is part of the pelvic girdle, except the:
femur
Mary fractured her pisiform bone in a fall. What part of her body was injured?
Wrist
Sinuses are found in all of the following bones, except the:
mandible
The eleventh and twelfth ribs are called floating ribs because they lack:
an anterior attachment to the sternum.
The foramen magnum would be found in the ______ bone.
occipital
The olecranon process would be found on the:
ulna
What would you find located in the lacrimal fossa?
The lacrimal sac
When standing normally, most of your weight is transmitted to the ground by the:
talus and calcaneus.
Which of the following bones would most likely be involved in surgery to remove a tumor on the pituitary gland?
The sella turcica of the sphenoid bone
Which of the following is NOT a part of the axial division of the skeletal system?
Pectoral girdle
Which of the following is the heel bone?
Calcaneus
The crista galli is a projection from which bone?
Ethmoid
At its distal end the femur articulates with the:
tibia
A common injury in the winter is a fall in which someone hits the back of his or her head on the ice. What bone is most likely to be involved in this type of fall?
Occipital
How many regions of the vertebral column are there?
Five
Sutures connect all the bones of the skull, except the:
mandible
The "calvaria" of the skull is another name for the:
cranial vault.
The frontal sinuses are located:
lateral to the glabella.
Which of the following cranial bones receive the condyle of the mandible?
the temporal bone
Which of the following sinuses is in high risk of infection spreading from the middle ear?
The mastoid sinuses
Which of the following sutures is most likely to contain sutural bones?
The lambdoid suture
Where would a dentist inject lidocaine to prevent pain in the lower teeth?
The mandibular foramen
In a(n) ____________ the vertebral column is formed from 33 separate bones.
fetus
Which of the following spinal deformities is quite common during late childhood in females?
Scoliosis
C7 is referred to as the "vertebra prominens" because:
its spinous process can be seen through the skin.
The pectoral girdle does not quite satisfy the features of a true girdle because:
posteriorly the medial ends of the scapulae do not join each other.
The jugular notch on the sternum is:
in line with the second and third thoracic vertebra where the left common carotid artery is issued from the aorta.
When a person attempts to break their fall with an outstretched hand, they often wind up with ________.
a Colles' fracture.
All of the following could lead to "flat feet," except:
wearing shoes with arch support.
Which of the following is the most common congenital abnormality of the appendicular skeleton?
Dysplasia of the hip