5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous joint
- a blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- b Hairlike canals that connect lacunae to each other and the central canal
- c Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
- d a disease of children in which the bones fail to calcify, the bones soften and the legs bow.
- e slightly movable joints. Bones united by cartilage, no joint cavity is present
5 Multiple choice questions
- bone-forming cells
- freely movable joints
- a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)
- Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
- "water on the knee" due to the inflammation of bursae or synovial membrane.
5 True/False questions
Synarthroses/fibrous joint → freely movable joints
Hematopoiesis → Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
Lamellae → Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
Volkmann's canal → 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.
Appendicular skeleton → one of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones that form the longitudinal axis of the body, the skull, vertebral column, ribs, and sternum.