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Ch 6 Osseous Tissue And Skeletal Structure

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Ch 6 Osseous Tissue And Skeletal Structure

Review of Chapter 6 of college level Biology 210

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      A) support

    • B. 

      B) blood cell production

    • C. 

      C) movement

  • 2. 
    True or False:Osteoclasts remove calcium salts faster thatn osteoblasts the bones will weaken.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not a synarthritic joint?
    • A. 

      Gomphosis

    • B. 

      Knee joint

    • C. 

      Synchondrosis

  • 4. 
    True or False:An amphiarthrosis joint is fully moveable.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Osteopenia, the normal process of aging, results in:
    • A. 

      Thinner bone

    • B. 

      Stronger vertebral column

    • C. 

      Higher elasticity of the skin

  • 6. 
    The two forms of ossification are endochondral and ....
    • A. 

      Periosteal

    • B. 

      Metaphyseal

    • C. 

      Intramembraneous

  • 7. 
    When osteoblast activity predominates bones become thinner and weaker.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which is NOT a function of the periosteum?
    • A. 

      Isolation

    • B. 

      Storage of calcium

    • C. 

      Route for circulatory viens

  • 9. 
    The endostium lines the marrow cavity? T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Osteocytes in the lacunae include lamella and ....
    • A. 

      Canaliculi

    • B. 

      Eurethrocytes

    • C. 

      Osteoblast

  • 11. 
    Which is NOT a characteristic of bone?
    • A. 

      Dense matrix

    • B. 

      Outer surface covered by periostium

    • C. 

      Elasticity

  • 12. 
    Canaliculi are narrow passegeways through the matrix of bone? T/F?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Osteocytes serve two major functions: One is to maintain and monitor the protiien and mineral content, what is the other function?
    • A. 

      Divide to produce osteoblasts

    • B. 

      Build up calcium for usage

    • C. 

      Participate in repair of damaged bone

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The two types of osseous tissue are compact and..
    • A. 

      Spongey

    • B. 

      Epiphysis

    • C. 

      Extracellular

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Red bone marrow is made of ?
    • A. 

      Spongey bone

    • B. 

      Compact bone

    • C. 

      Adipose tisssue

  • 18. 
    Bone histology: the ground substance for bone is .....?
    • A. 

      Blood cells

    • B. 

      Calcium and protien

    • C. 

      Salt and calcium

  • 19. 
    The adult skeleton has how many bones?
    • A. 

      342

    • B. 

      206

    • C. 

      198

  • 20. 
    If a joint is said to be monoaxial it can only be moved on 1 axis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    An example of a biaxial joint is the shoulder and hip.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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