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5 Matching questions

  1. Medullary cavity
  2. Syndesmoses
  3. Scoliosis
  4. Lacunae
  5. Lamellae
  1. a The cavity of the shaft that is a storage area for adipose (fat) tissue, also called yellow marrow.
  2. b 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.
  3. c Concentric rings/circles made up of groups of hollow tubes of bone matrix that the lacunae are arranged in.
  4. d abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
  5. e Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
  2. Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
  3. The junction of two or more bones; an articulation.
  4. process of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.
  5. the ends of the long bone, consists of a thin layer of compact bone enclosing an area filled with spongy bone.

5 True/False questions

  1. AnkylosisWhen the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.

          

  2. Amphiarthroses/cartilaginous jointan immovable joint

          

  3. KyphosisAbnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)

          

  4. Dislocationprocess of bone formation that involves two major phases. First, hyaline cartilage model is covered with bone matrix and then the cartilage is digested away opening a medullary cavity within the newly formed bone.

          

  5. Canaliculiabnormal lateral curvature of the spine.