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The point where the sagittal suture and the lambdoidal suture meet is called the _________.
atlanto-occipital or occipito-atlantal
The _________ joint is found between the lateral condylar processes of the skull and the superior articular process of C1.
ethmoid, spheniod, left temporal, and right temporal
The _________, _________, _______ and ________ are the four bones that make up the floor of the cranium.
frontal, right parietal, left parietal, occiptal
The ________, _______, _______, and _______ are the four bones that make up the calvaria or skull cap.
The pathology that begins with a destructive stage and is followed by a reparative stage resulting in a "cotton-wool" appearance is called _______disease.
sella turcica / sphenoid
The pituitary gland is associated with and protected by the _______ of the _______ bone.
2. supercillary ridge
4. supraorbital groove
6. supraorbital margin
7. frontal tuberosity
List the surface landmark with its correct description.
1. external occipital protuberance
2. ridge of bone at the eyebrow
3. smooth flat surface between eyebrows
4. depression in bone above eyebrow
5. most superior surface of cranium
6. superior rim of orbit
7. rounded prominence on forehead
List the bone that each process can be found:
1. sella turcica
2. foramen magnum
3. external auditory meatus
4. superciliary arch
5. petrous ridge
6. styloid process
7. foramen rotundum
8. crista galli
9, superior nasal conchae
11. ethmoid notch
12. optic foramen
13. perpendicular plate
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