Anatomy Practice Quiz On Skeletal System

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Anatomy Practice Quiz On Skeletal System

Practice quiz on skeletal system with notes taken and credited to chapters 6, 7, and 8 of �Human Anatomy & Physiology, 8th edition, Elain N. Marieb and Katja Hoehn. Adam Graupe student.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A congetial condiotion involving defective cartilage and bone growth so that the limbs are too short.  A form of dwarfism.
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 2. 
    Abormal projection from a bone due to bony overgrowth
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 3. 
    Inflammation of bony tissue
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 4. 
    a brittle bone disease
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 5. 
    Inflammation of bone and bone marrow
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 6. 
    A form of bone cancer common in those 10-25 years of age.
    • A. 

      Achondroplasia

    • B. 

      Bony Spur

    • C. 

      Ostealgia

    • D. 

      Osteogensis imperfecta

    • E. 

      Osteomyelitis

    • F. 

      Osteosarcoma

  • 7. 
    Imbalances in bone formation and resorption underlie all skeletal disorders
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    the skeletal system accounts for what percent of body mass
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      20%

    • C. 

      33%

  • 9. 
    The central wedge that articulates with all other cranial bones
    • A. 

      Sphenoid

    • B. 

      Ethmoid

    • C. 

      Mastoid

  • 10. 
    This bone forms most of the bony area between the nasal cavity and the orbits
    • A. 

      Sphenoid

    • B. 

      Ethmoid

    • C. 

      Mastoid

  • 11. 
    The lower jawbone
    • A. 

      Maxilla

    • B. 

      Mandible

    • C. 

      Maxwell

  • 12. 
    The upper jawbone
    • A. 

      Maxilla

    • B. 

      Mandible

    • C. 

      Maxwell

  • 13. 
    The medial walls of each orbit
    • A. 

      Lacrimal

    • B. 

      Palatine

    • C. 

      Vomer

    • D. 

      Nasal

    • E. 

      Inferior Nasal Conchae

  • 14. 
    Form the bridge of the nose
    • A. 

      Lacrimal

    • B. 

      Palatine

    • C. 

      Vomer

    • D. 

      Nasal

    • E. 

      Inferior Nasal Conchae

  • 15. 
    L-shapped nasal cavity bone that is formed by perpendicular and horizontal plates
    • A. 

      Lacrimal

    • B. 

      Palatine

    • C. 

      Vomer

    • D. 

      Nasal

    • E. 

      Inferior Nasal Conchae

  • 16. 
    Inferior part of the nasal septum
    • A. 

      Lacrimal

    • B. 

      Palatine

    • C. 

      Vomer

    • D. 

      Nasal

    • E. 

      Inferior Nasal Conchae

  • 17. 
    The keystone bones of the face that form the upper jaw and parts of the hard palate, orbits, and nasal cavity walls.
    • A. 

      Mandible

    • B. 

      Zygomatic

    • C. 

      Maxilla

  • 18. 
    The medial bone of the forearm
    • A. 

      Ulna

    • B. 

      Radius

    • C. 

      Humerus

  • 19. 
    The lateral bone of the forearm
    • A. 

      Ulna

    • B. 

      Radius

    • C. 

      Humerus

  • 20. 
    this bone is in the posterior thorax
    • A. 

      Patella

    • B. 

      Scapula

    • C. 

      Ilium

  • 21. 
    the superior region of the coaxal bone
    • A. 

      Ischium

    • B. 

      Ilium

    • C. 

      Coccyx

  • 22. 
    Coxal bone is another name for the os coxae, or hip bones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Forms the anterior portion of the os coxae
    • A. 

      Coccyx

    • B. 

      Pubis

    • C. 

      Ilium

  • 24. 
    The shin bone
    • A. 

      Fibula

    • B. 

      Tibia

    • C. 

      Femur

  • 25. 
    The membrane between the fibula and tibia
    • A. 

      Mastoid process

    • B. 

      Interosseous membrane

    • C. 

      Foramen Magnum