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5 Matching questions

  1. Osteocytes
  2. Canaliculi
  3. Synarthroses/fibrous joint
  4. Hematoma
  5. Reduction
  1. a Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
  2. b Hairlike canals that connect lacunae to each other and the central canal
  3. c an immovable joint
  4. d blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
  5. e a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
  2. a condition in which the body's bones become weak and break easily.
  3. giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
  4. abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
  5. Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)

5 True/False questions

  1. Syndesmosesan almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.


  2. HematopoiesisBlood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.


  3. Epiphyseal platea flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.


  4. Synchondrosesthe 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.


  5. Kyphosisabnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback