5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Synarthroses/fibrous joint
- a Mature bone cells found within the matrix in tiny cavities called lacunae.
- b Hairlike canals that connect lacunae to each other and the central canal
- c an immovable joint
- d blood-filled swelling when a bone breaks.
- e a realignment of the broken bone ends (treats fractures)
5 Multiple choice questions
- Canal that opens in the center of the osteon and contains blood vessels and nerves
- a condition in which the body's bones become weak and break easily.
- giant bone-destroying cells in bones that break down bone matrix and release calcium ions into the blood.
- abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
- Abnormal anterior curvature of the lumbar spine (sway-back condition)
5 True/False questions
Syndesmoses → an almost immovable joint between bones bound by cartilage.
Hematopoiesis → Blood cell formation that occurs within the marrow cavities of certain bones.
Epiphyseal plate → a flat plate of hyaline cartilage seen in young, growing bone. Cause the lengthwise growth of the bone.
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.
Kyphosis → abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic spine. Humpback