5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- compression fracture
- calcium phosphates
- a What are the mineral salts mostly composed of?
- b What type of cartilage connects the ribs to the sternum?
- c A crushed break, often due to weight or pressure applied to a bone during a fall.
- d What are mature bone cells?
- e What type of fracture would be least likely in a 93 year old?
5 Multiple choice questions
- What is a bone fracture that penetrates the skin?
- What is a bone fracture the is perpendicular to the bones' axis?
- Where does hematopoiesis occur?
- What are the five functions of bones?
- What hormone produced by the thyroid gland tends to lower the level of calcium in the blood plasma and inhibit resorption of bone?
5 True/False questions
Interstitial growth → What are responsible for bone hardness and its resistance to compression?
osteoblast → What is the cell responsible for secreting the matrix of the bone?
Hematopoeisis → What is blood cell formation that occurs in the red bone marrow of the axial skeleton/girdles and the epiphyses of the humerus/femur?
spiral fracture → What are responsible for bone hardness and its resistance to compression?
sternum and most skull bones → What are two examples of flat bones?