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none of the above (all are related): scapula, metatarsals femur, & humerus
Which of the following is not a component of the appendicular skeleton?
all: olecranon, styloid process, & trochlear notch
Which of these surface features does the ulna possess?
The surface feature present along the lateral boarder of the shaft of he humerus is the:
sacrum, coccyx, coxal bone
Which of the following "is" a part of the pelvis? (not: lumbar vertebrae)
The superior border of the ilium that acts as a point of attachment for both ligaments and muscles is the:
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:
The glenohumeral joint, or shoulder joint, is an articulation between which two bones?
Lateral to the coronoid process, the radial ___ accommodates the head of the radius in the radio-ulnar joint.
coccyx, coxal bones, & sacrum
Which of these bones "was" formed by the fusion of several bones? (not: femur)
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)
the first statement is false but the second statement is true
The hand has 15 phalangeal bones; the foot has 14 phalangeal bones.
both: superior border, & lateral border
The scapula is roughly triangular in shape. Which of the following are correct terms for the borders?
distal metarsals and calcaneus
When standing normally, most of your weight is transmitted to the ground by the:
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:
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