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Anatomy Qwizdom Ch. 7

Articulations
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Slightly movable joints:
Amphiarthrosis
Inner layer of articular capsule:
Synovial membrane
Articulation between root of teeth alveoli:
Gomphosis
A joint in which the connecting material is a broad flat disc of fibrocartilage is:
Symphysis
All are structural classifications of joints except:
Synarthroses
Which of the following joints is classified a synarthrotic joint?
Gomphosis
Freely movable joints:
Diarthroses
Sac-like structures that reduce friction between moving parts are:
Bursae
Tearing of the menisci of the knee is commonly called a torn:
Cartilage
The joints between carpals are examples of a:
Gliding joint
Movement that decreases the angle between articulating bones:
Flexion
Extension is movement at a:
Hinge joint
Primary movement of pivot joint:
Rotation
Joint between radius and carpals is an example of a:
Condylar joint
Side-to-side and back-and-forth movements are typical for a:
Saddle joint
Shoulder joint is an example of a:
Ball and socket joint
The arcuate popliteal ligament is found in the:
Knee
Lateral movement of the arms away from the body:
Abduction
An autoimmune disease that attacks the joints is:
Rheumatoid arthritis
Lye disease is caused by:
A bacterium
Inflammation of the joints is:
Arthritis
The outer layer of the articular capsule consists of:
Dense irregular connective tissue
What type of cartilage is articular cartilage?
Hyaline
Forward movement of mandible:
Protraction
Bending your foot upwards involves:
Dorsiflexion
Increase of angles between bones is achieved by:
Extension
Spur (new bone) formation is a characteristic of which disorder?
Osteoarthritis
All of the following are part of the knee joint except:
Transverse Humeral Ligament
Joint that is eventually replaced by a bone is:
Synchondrosis
Distal articulation of tibia and fibula is a:
Syndesmosis
Which of these statements about synovial joints is correct?
All of the above
Main movement required by the thigh to move from sitting to standing is:
Extension
Immovable joint:
Synarthrosis
A suture is an example of:
Synarthrosis
Bursae may be located in all but which of the following areas?
Around blood vessels
Movement towards midline of body:
Adduction
Opposite movement of pronation:
Supination
Joint that permits the greatest range of mobility of any joint in the body:
Shoulder joint
Ligament that provides support to the front of the knee joint is reinforced by:
Patellar ligaments
The elbow joint is an example of:
Hinge joint
Twisting motion of the foot that turns the sole inward:
Inversion
Back of knee joint is reinforced by:
Popliteal ligaments
In knee joint, the medial and lateral menisci:
act as cushions and conform to the shape of the articulating surfaces.
Lateral surface of knee joint is reinforced by the:
Fibular collateral ligament
The stronger and more stable a joint is:
The less mobility it has
Ligaments that limit the anterior posterior movement of the femur and maintain the alignment of the femoral and tibial condyles is the:
Cruciate ligaments
Movement that is exemplified by a ballerina pointing her toes is:
Plantar flexion
Scientific study of joints is called:
Arthrology
Nodding your head up and down is an example of:
Flexion and extension
Which of the following movements would you associate with chewing food?
Elevation