Skeletal Exam Study Guide

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  • 1. 

    1) This vertebra is an example of a(n) ________.
    • A. 

      A.) axis

    • B. 

      B.) sacral

    • C. 

      C.) thoracic

    • D. 

      D.) lumbar

    • E. 

      E.) atlas


  • 2. 

    Which structures are highlighted?
    • A. 

      A.)foramen lacerum

    • B. 

      B.)foramen spinosum

    • C. 

      C.)foramen ovale

    • D. 

      D.)foramen rotundum

    • E. 

      E.)optic foramen


  • 3. 

    What structures are highlighted? Leader line indicates where it should be highlighted.
    • A. 

      A.)body

    • B. 

      B.)manubrium

    • C. 

      C.)suprasternal notch

    • D. 

      D.)sternal angle

    • E. 

      E.)xiphoid process


  • 4. 

    Which of the following bones does not make up part of the orbit of the eye?
    • A. 

      A.)zygomatic

    • B. 

      B.)lacrimal

    • C. 

      C.)sphenoid

    • D. 

      D.)palatine

    • E. 

      E.)nasal


  • 5. 

    The highlighted area is part of which bone?
    • A. 

      A.)frontal

    • B. 

      B.)maxilla

    • C. 

      C.)sphenoid

    • D. 

      D.)zygomatic

    • E. 

      E.)temporal


  • 6. 

    The highlighted area is part of which bone?
    • A. 

      A.)sphenoid

    • B. 

      B.)temporal

    • C. 

      C.)palantine

    • D. 

      D.)vomer

    • E. 

      E.)maxilla


  • 7. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A.)frontal sinus

    • B. 

      B.)perpendicular plate

    • C. 

      C.)crista galli

    • D. 

      D.)optic foramen

    • E. 

      E.)cribriform plate


  • 8. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A.)apex

    • B. 

      B.)greater horn

    • C. 

      C.)body

    • D. 

      D.)lesser horn

    • E. 

      E.)base


  • 9. 

    Which of the following is NOT part of the ethmoid bone?
    • A. 

      A) middle nasal concha

    • B. 

      B) inferior nasal concha

    • C. 

      C) perpendicular plate

    • D. 

      D) crista galli


  • 10. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) lamina

    • B. 

      B) spinous process

    • C. 

      C) pedicle

    • D. 

      D) dens

    • E. 

      E) body


  • 11. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) transverse processes

    • B. 

      B) pedicles

    • C. 

      C) spinous processes

    • D. 

      D) inferior articular processes

    • E. 

      E) superior articular processes


  • 12. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) ala

    • B. 

      B) sacral promontory

    • C. 

      C) superior articular process

    • D. 

      D) median sacral crest

    • E. 

      E) auricular surface


  • 13. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) shaft

    • B. 

      B) costal groove

    • C. 

      C) neck

    • D. 

      D) head

    • E. 

      E) tubercle


  • 14. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) foramen lacerum

    • B. 

      B) foramen spinosum

    • C. 

      C) foramen rotundum

    • D. 

      D) carotid canal

    • E. 

      E) foramen ovale


  • 15. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) temporal process

    • B. 

      B) zygomatic process

    • C. 

      C) mastoid process

    • D. 

      D) maxillary process

    • E. 

      E) squamous process


  • 16. 

    The highlighted area is part of the ________ region of the temporal bone.
    • A. 

      A) tympanic

    • B. 

      B) squamous

    • C. 

      C) petrous

    • D. 

      D) mastoid

    • E. 

      E) occipital


  • 17. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) infraorbital foramen

    • B. 

      B) mental foramen

    • C. 

      C) superior orbital fissure

    • D. 

      D) inferior orbital fissure

    • E. 

      E) optic canal


  • 18. 

    Which bone is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) palatine

    • B. 

      B) perpendicular

    • C. 

      C) occipital

    • D. 

      D) vomer

    • E. 

      E) ethmoid


  • 19. 

    Which structure is highlighted? (answer unknown) Had a question mark next to it.
    • A. 

      A) external auditory canal

    • B. 

      B) foramen magnum

    • C. 

      C) hypoglossal canal

    • D. 

      D) jugular foramen

    • E. 

      E) carotid canal


  • 20. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) coronoid process

    • B. 

      B) odontoid process

    • C. 

      C) maxillary angle

    • D. 

      D) alveolar margin

    • E. 

      E) mandibular margin


  • 21. 

    The head of the fibula articulates with the tibia just inferior to the ________.
    • A. 

      A) medial condyle

    • B. 

      B) tibial tuberosity

    • C. 

      C) intercondylar eminence

    • D. 

      D) medial malleolus

    • E. 

      E) lateral condyle


  • 22. 

    Which of the following articulates with the acetabulum?
    • A. 

      A) head of humerua

    • B. 

      B) head of rib

    • C. 

      C) head of radius

    • D. 

      D) head of femur

    • E. 

      E) head of fibula


  • 23. 

    Which of the following bones is not part of the fusion that forms the hip bone?
    • A. 

      A) ilium

    • B. 

      B) pubis

    • C. 

      C) sacrum

    • D. 

      D) ischium


  • 24. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) spine

    • B. 

      B) coracoid process

    • C. 

      C) neck

    • D. 

      D) acromion

    • E. 

      E) glenoid fossa


  • 25. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) 2nd middle phalanx

    • B. 

      B) 2nd proximal phalanx

    • C. 

      C) 2nd metatarsal

    • D. 

      D) 2nd metacarpal

    • E. 

      E) 2nd distal phalanx


  • 26. 

    Which of the following is considered to be a short bone?
    • A. 

      A) cuneiform

    • B. 

      B) scapula

    • C. 

      C) 1st metacarpal

    • D. 

      D) rib

    • E. 

      E) femur


  • 27. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) intertrochanteric line

    • B. 

      B) head

    • C. 

      C) intertrochanteric crest

    • D. 

      D) surgical neck

    • E. 

      E) anatomical neck


  • 28. 

    Which bone is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) capitate

    • B. 

      B) hamate

    • C. 

      C) lunate

    • D. 

      D) trapezoid

    • E. 

      E) trapezium


  • 29. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) ulnar tuberosity

    • B. 

      B) interosseous border

    • C. 

      C) head of radius

    • D. 

      D) radial notch

    • E. 

      E) radial tuberosity


  • 30. 

    Which structure is highlighted? (Answer had a question mark by it)
    • A. 

      A) lateral border

    • B. 

      B) infraglenoid tubercle

    • C. 

      C) glenoid fossa

    • D. 

      D) acromion

    • E. 

      E) medial border


  • 31. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) greater tubercle

    • B. 

      B) lesser tubercle

    • C. 

      C) intertubercular groove

    • D. 

      D) interosseous border

    • E. 

      E) deltoid tuberosity


  • 32. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) 4th distal phalanx

    • B. 

      B) 2nd middle phalanx

    • C. 

      C) 2nd metacarpal

    • D. 

      D) 4th middle phalanx

    • E. 

      E) 4th metacarpal


  • 33. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) anterior inferior iliac spine

    • B. 

      B) ischial ramus

    • C. 

      C) pubic ramus

    • D. 

      D) body of pubis

    • E. 

      E) ischial tuberosity


  • 34. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) shaft

    • B. 

      B) gluteal tuberosity

    • C. 

      C) intertrochanteric crest

    • D. 

      D) lesser trochanter

    • E. 

      E) linea aspera


  • 35. 

    Which bone is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) cuboid

    • B. 

      B) calcaneus

    • C. 

      C) lateral cuneiform

    • D. 

      D) talus

    • E. 

      E) navicular


  • 36. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) ischial spine

    • B. 

      B) ischial tuberosity

    • C. 

      C) pubic tubercle

    • D. 

      D) gluteal tuberosity

    • E. 

      E) posterior inferior iliac spine


  • 37. 

    What is the structure highlighted? (Answer had a question by it)
    • A. 

      A) iliac crest

    • B. 

      B) iliac fossa

    • C. 

      C) pubic symphysis

    • D. 

      D) auricular surface

    • E. 

      E) ala


  • 38. 

    Which structure is highlighted? (Answer had a question by it)
    • A. 

      A) trochlea

    • B. 

      B) coracoid process

    • C. 

      C) capitulum

    • D. 

      D) glenoid cavity

    • E. 

      E) humeral head


  • 39. 

    The highlighted structure serves to attach the patella to the ________. (Answer had question by it)
    • A. 

      A) ulna

    • B. 

      B) tibia

    • C. 

      C) radius

    • D. 

      D) femur

    • E. 

      E) hip


  • 40. 

    Which joint is highlighted? (Answer had question mark by it)
    • A. 

      A) lateral tibiofemoral

    • B. 

      B) radioulnar

    • C. 

      C) coxofemoral

    • D. 

      D) medial tibio femoral

    • E. 

      E) patellofemoral


  • 41. 

    The highlighted structure serves to prevent ________ dislocation of the femur onto the tibia. (Answer had ?)
    • A. 

      A.) anterior

    • B. 

      B.) posterior


  • 42. 

    The highlighted structures serve to absorb shock and ________. (Answer had question by it)
    • A. 

      A) deliver nutrients to the articular cartilage

    • B. 

      B) reinforce the joint

    • C. 

      C) improve the fit between articulating bones

    • D. 

      D) provide lubrication

    • E. 

      E) reduce friction


  • 43. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) trochlear notch

    • B. 

      B) olecranon process

    • C. 

      C) coronoid process

    • D. 

      D) radial tuberosity

    • E. 

      E) radial head


  • 44. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) neck

    • B. 

      B) head

    • C. 

      C) lesser trochanter

    • D. 

      D) greater trochanter

    • E. 

      E) shaft


  • 45. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) pubic symphysis

    • B. 

      B) interosseous membrane

    • C. 

      C) intervertebral disc

    • D. 

      D) meniscus

    • E. 

      E) suture


  • 46. 

    Which structure is highlighted? (Answer had question by it)
    • A. 

      A) coracois process

    • B. 

      B) glenoid cavity

    • C. 

      C) humeral head

    • D. 

      D) articular cartilage

    • E. 

      E) clavicle


  • 47. 

    The highlighted structure serves to unite the ________. (Answer had question by it)
    • A. 

      A) pubis and the ischium

    • B. 

      B) the two coxal bones anteriorly

    • C. 

      C) the two coxal bones posteriorly

    • D. 

      D) tibia and femur

    • E. 

      E) sacrum and the ilium


  • 48. 

    Which structure is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) head

    • B. 

      B) articular capsule

    • C. 

      C) lesser trochnter

    • D. 

      D) greater trochanter

    • E. 

      E) ligamentum teres


  • 49. 

    Which bone is highlighted?
    • A. 

      A) femur

    • B. 

      B) patella

    • C. 

      C) tibia

    • D. 

      D) navicular

    • E. 

      E) talus


  • 50. 

    The highlighted structure is fused to the ________, making it more vulnerable to tearing. (Had 3 ? marks next to it)
    • A. 

      A) patella

    • B. 

      B) lateral meniscus

    • C. 

      C) medial condyle of the tibia

    • D. 

      D) medial meniscus

    • E. 

      E) patellar ligament


  • 51. 

    Which bone is highlighted? (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A) right fibula

    • B. 

      B) left tibia

    • C. 

      C) right femur

    • D. 

      D) left femur

    • E. 

      E) right tibia


  • 52. 

    The highlighted structure articulates with the ________ of the humerus. (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A) capitulum

    • B. 

      B) shaft

    • C. 

      C) trochlea

    • D. 

      D) olecranon fossa

    • E. 

      E) medial epicondyle


  • 53. 

    The highlighted structure is the ________ of the ulna. (Answer had question next to it) Theres 2 trochlear notches in answer.
    • A. 

      A) capitulum

    • B. 

      B) coronoid process

    • C. 

      C) trochlear notch

    • D. 

      D) olecranon process

    • E. 

      E) trochlear notch


  • 54. 

    Which joint is highlighted? (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A) glenohumeral

    • B. 

      B) tibiofemoral

    • C. 

      C) radioulnar

    • D. 

      D) atlantoaxial

    • E. 

      E) sternoclavicular


  • 55. 

    What structure is highlighted? (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A) acromion

    • B. 

      B) humeral head

    • C. 

      C) joint capsule

    • D. 

      D) glenoid cavity

    • E. 

      E) muscle of the rotator cuff


  • 56. 

    The highlighted structure articulates with the ________ of the tibia. (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A.) lateral condyle

    • B. 

      B.) medial condyle


  • 57. 

    Which structure is highlighted? (Answer had question next to it)
    • A. 

      A) medial epicondyle

    • B. 

      B) patellar surface

    • C. 

      C) medial condyle

    • D. 

      D) lateral epicondyle

    • E. 

      E) lateral condyle


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