5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
- b giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
- c When the scar tissue eventually ossifies, and the bone ends become firmly fused.
- d Elongated shaft of a long bone.
- e Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
5 Multiple choice questions
- the most common form of arthritis, a chronic degenerative condition that typically affects the aged.
- abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback
- Hairlike canals that connect lacunae to each other and the central canal
- Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
- Tiny cavities in the matrix that contain osteocytes.
5 True/False questions
Axial Skeleton → One of the two subdivisions of the skeleton, the bones of the limbs and girdles that are attached to the axial skeleton.
Ossification → happens when a bone is forced out of its normal position in the joint cavity.
Synarthroses/fibrous joint → freely movable joints
Synchondroses → 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.
Articulation (joint) → The junction of two or more bones; an articulation.