Articulations Warm Up

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Articulations Warm Up

Welcome to the electronic human anatomy classroom of the 21st century. This bell ringer deals with articulation, or joint, is a point of contact between bones. You are working with the classification of joints. You have an unlimited number of attempts to improve learning and test-taking skills. Each attempt will result in 10 or more questions and answers being randomized.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Identify the functional names of primary joint classifications.  (HINT: there are three answers.)
    • A. 

      Syndesmoses

    • B. 

      Synarthroses

    • C. 

      Amphiarthroses

    • D. 

      Gomphosis

    • E. 

      Diarthroses

    • F. 

      Symphyses

  • 2. 
    Choose the fibrous joints (synarthroses) from the list below.
    • A. 

      Syndesmoses

    • B. 

      Gomphoses

    • C. 

      Sutures

    • D. 

      Synchondroses

    • E. 

      Epiphyseal Plate

  • 3. 
    Choose the Amphiarthroses (cartilaginous joints) from the list below.
    • A. 

      Syndesmoses

    • B. 

      Gomphoses

    • C. 

      Sutures

    • D. 

      Synchondroses

    • E. 

      Symphyses

    • F. 

      Diarthroses

  • 4. 
    _____ are unique joints that occur between the root of a tooth and the alveolar process of the mandible and maxilla.
    • A. 

      Sutures

    • B. 

      Gomphoses

    • C. 

      Synchondroses

    • D. 

      Symphyses

    • E. 

      Diarthroses

  • 5. 
    The vertebral disk located in the vertebral column are classified as a(n)_____ joint.
    • A. 

      Synarthroses

    • B. 

      Amphiarthroses

    • C. 

      Diarthroses

    • D. 

      Synchondroses

    • E. 

      Symphyses

  • 6. 
    Symphyses is a joint that have hyaline cartilage between articulating bones.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What is the function name of primary joints of the costal cartilage are located?
    • A. 

      Synchondroses

    • B. 

      Sutures

    • C. 

      Syndemoses

    • D. 

      Symphyses

    • E. 

      Gomphoses

  • 8. 
    How many structures characterize synovial, or freely movable joints?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      7

    • E. 

      9

  • 9. 
    A(n)_____, which is formed of synovial membrane filled with synovial fluid.
    • A. 

      Joint capsule

    • B. 

      Synovial membrane

    • C. 

      Articular cartilage

    • D. 

      Menisci

    • E. 

      Ligaments

    • F. 

      Bursae

  • 10. 
    A(n)_____, is a thin layer of hyaline cartilage covering and cushioning the articular surfaces of bones.
    • A. 

      Joint capsule

    • B. 

      Synovial membrane

    • C. 

      Articular cartilage

    • D. 

      Menisci

    • E. 

      Ligaments

    • F. 

      Bursae