5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Epiphyseal plate
- Synarthroses/fibrous joint
- Volkmann's canal
- a Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
- b an immovable joint
- c Completes the communication pathway from the outside of the bone to its interior which run into the compact bone at right angles to the shaft.
- d Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
- e a flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The junction of two or more bones; an articulation.
- freely movable joints
- an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
- blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
5 True/False questions
Reduction → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Syndesmoses → the connecting fibers are longer than those of sutures; thus the joint has more "give". An immovable joint in which bones are joined by connective tissue. Between tibula and fibula.
Medullary cavity → The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
Osteoclast → bone-forming cells
Axial Skeleton → One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.