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Which of the following bones is not part of the appendicular skeleton?

none of the above (all are related): scapula, metatarsals femur, & humerus

Which of the following is not a component of the appendicular skeleton?

relatively weak joints

Which of these adapts the pectoral girdle to a wide range of movement?

proximal end of clavicle

Which of the following is located closest to the jugular notch?


Which of these is most commonly fractured in a fall?

distally with the acromion

The clavicle articulates with the scapula:


The clavicle articulates with the scapula at the:

greater tubercle

Which of these features is located near the proximal end of the humerus?

olecranon fossa

The depression on the posterior surface at the distal end of the humerus is the:


Which of these is a forearm bone?

all: olecranon, styloid process, & trochlear notch

Which of these surface features does the ulna possess?

deltoid tuberosity

The surface feature present along the lateral boarder of the shaft of he humerus is the:

all: humerus, ulna, & carpals

The radius articulates with the:

styloid process

The ___ of the radius helps stabilize the wrist joint.


The bones that form the palm are the:


The bones that give the hand a wide range of motion are the:


The bones that form the fingers are the:


The carpus contains ___ bones.

ulna, radius, humerus, & carpals

Which of the following "is" an upper limb bone? (not: metatarsals)

sacrum, coccyx, coxal bone

Which of the following "is" a part of the pelvis? (not: lumbar vertebrae)


What bone articulates with the coxal bone at the acetabulum?


Each one of the coxal bones is formed by the fusion of ___ bones.


The largest component coxal bone is the:

iliac crest

The superior border of the ilium that acts as a point of attachment for both ligaments and muscles is the:


The greater sciatic notch is a feature on the:


The sacrum articulates with the:

ischial tuberosities

When seated, the weight of the body is borne by the:

obturator foramen

The pubic and ischial rami encircle the:


The largest and heaviest bone in the body is the:


The distal end of the tibia articulates with the:

linea trochanter

Powerful hip muscles attach posteriorly to the femur along the:


The medial bulge at your ankle is a projection from the:


The lateral malleolus is found on the:


The medial border of the fibula is bound to the ___ by the interosseous membrane.


The tarsus contains ___ bones.


Which of the following is the heel bone?

both: distal metarsals, & calcaneus

The weight of the body is supported by the:


Another name for the first toe is:

angle of pubic arch greater than 100 degrees

Which of the following is not a characteristic of the male pelvis?

triangular obturator foramen, sacrum broad and short, bone markings not very prominent, & ischial spine points posteriorly

Which of the following "is" a characteristic of the female pelvis? (not: coccyx points anterioly)

all: sex, age and nutrition status, & size and handedness

Study of human skeletons can reveal information concerning the person's:

both: has a greater angle inferior to the pubic symphysis, & has a smaller average cranium

Compared to the male skeleton, the female skeleton:


The clearest distinction between a male and female skeleton is seen in the characteristics of the:

closure of the fontanels, reduction in mineral content, appearance of major vertebral curves, & fusion of the coxal bones

Which of the following "is" a developmentally controlled process? (not: bone remodeling)

clavicle articulates with the manubrium of the sternum.

The only direct connection between the pectoral gridle and the axial skeleton is where the:

ilium, ischium, and pubis

Each coxal bone consists of the following three fused bones:


The largest bone of the lower limb is the:

iliac fossa

The pelvic organs are mostly found within the:


The three sides of this bone form a broad triangle.

clavicles and scapulae

Which of these constitutes the pectoral girdle?

scapula humerus

The glenohumeral joint, or shoulder joint, is an articulation between which two bones?


In the anatomical position, the ulna is located ___ to the radius.


Lateral to the coronoid process, the radial ___ accommodates the head of the radius in the radio-ulnar joint.

8; 2

There are ___ carpal bones located in the wrist, which form ___ rows of bones in the wrist.


Each hand has ___ phalangeal bones.

coccyx, coxal bones, & sacrum

Which of these bones "was" formed by the fusion of several bones? (not: femur)

gluteal lines

Which surface feature(s) along the ilium mark(s) attachment sites for large hip muscles?

coccyx, ischial tuberosities, & inferior border of the pubic symphysis

Which of these "is" one of the boundaries of pelvic outlet? (not: iliac crest)


A male has a ___ pelvic outlet when compared to the woman's pelvic outlet.


The longest bone is the:


The Achilles tendon attaches to which anatomical structure?

the first statement is false but the second statement is true

The hand has 15 phalangeal bones; the foot has 14 phalangeal bones.

fibia, metatarsal, patella, & femur

Which of the following "is" a lower limb bone? (not: tibia)

both: superior border, & lateral border

The scapula is roughly triangular in shape. Which of the following are correct terms for the borders?


Tina falls and fractures her pisiform bone, what part of her body was injured?

distal metarsals and calcaneus

When standing normally, most of your weight is transmitted to the ground by the:

all: calcaneus, navicular bone, & tibial bone

The talus contact the:

has a more restricted range of movement

Compared to the hand, the foot:

his foot

Tom stumbles and injures his hallux. What part of his anatomy is injured?

both: distally with the acromial process, & proxiamlly with the manubrium

The clavicle articulates with the scapula.

weakness in the ligaments that attach the calcaneus to the distal ends of the metatarsals

The condition known as "flat feet" is due to a lower-than-normal longitudinal arch in the foot, A problem with which of the following would most likely contribute to this condition?

a young male

On a field trip you discover a skeleton with the following characteristics. The acetabulum is directed laterally, the ischial spine points medially, and the angle inferior to the pubic symphysis is less than 90 degrees. The long bones of the arms and legs are relatively light and show epiphyseal plates. This skeleton is probably from:

medial epicondyle

Identify the structure labled "9"


Which structure does the radius rotate upon?


When the arm is straight, which structure accepts the olecranon?


Identify the place where the humerus often fractures.


Which structure articulates with the glenoid cavity?


Identify the bone labled "7"


Identify the bone labeled "1"


On which bone does the tibia press?


Identify the bones named for their wedge shape.


Identify the bones labeled "9"


Identify the structure labeled "7"

coracoid process

Identify the structure labeled "1"


Which structure is the acromion?

glenoid cavity

Identify the structure labeled "2"


What bone articulates on the structure labeled "2"?

greater trochanter

Identify the structure labeled "2"

lateral epicondyle

Identify the structure labeled "3"


Which structure articlates with the acetabulum?


Identify the diaphysis of the femur.

linea aspera

Identify the structure labeled "12"

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