Biomechanics Of The Elbow Quiz!

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Biomechanics Of The Elbow Quiz!

Biomechanics is the science of movement that deals with muscles, bones, tendons, and ligaments as well as help to understand the mechanical principles of bones and joints. It focuses on the mechanics of the movement. This quiz has been made to test your basic knowledge about the mechanism of Elbow and joints. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Dr Karim is examining his patient's elbow, when his Px's arm is in full extension, while the patient is relaxed he should
    • A. 

      Feel a capsular end feel

    • B. 

      Feel a spongy end feel

    • C. 

      Feel a bony end feel

    • D. 

      Feel the lateral epicondyle potrude

    • E. 

      Feel an osseous block

  • 2. 
    Your funny bone is a:
    • A. 

      Small bone in your elbow

    • B. 

      Small muscle

    • C. 

      Nerve

    • D. 

      Spinal cord

  • 3. 
    Elbows are built the same in men and women.
    • A. 

      True 

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What causes tennis elbow?
    • A. 

      Tiny breaks in the bones around your elbow

    • B. 

      Tendon tears

    • C. 

      Muscle pull

    • D. 

      None

  • 5. 
    Which of these groups is at risk for tennis elbow?
    • A. 

      Painters 

    • B. 

      Plumbers 

    • C. 

      Neither

    • D. 

      Both

  • 6. 
    What causes nursemaid’s elbow?
    • A. 

      Nursing for long periods

    • B. 

      Leaning on elbows for long periods

    • C. 

      Sudden pullling forces on child's arm

    • D. 

      None 

  • 7. 
    What tough tissue grows over a broken bone during the healing process?
    • A. 

      Collagen

    • B. 

      Trabecular Bone

    • C. 

      Concellous Bone

    • D. 

      Red Bone Marrow

    • E. 

      Yellow Bone Marrow

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is an example of a ball and socket joint?
    • A. 

       Knee

    • B. 

      Shoulder

    • C. 

      Elbow

    • D. 

       Both a and b

    • E. 

      All of the above 

  • 9. 
    What is the purpose of cartilage?
    • A. 

      To prevent bones from wearing out

    • B. 

      To provide a smooth, durable material for joints

    • C. 

      To allow bones to rub against each other

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 10. 
    What should you drink to make your bones stronger?
    • A. 

      Soda

    • B. 

      Coffee

    • C. 

      Sports Drinks

    • D. 

      Milk

    • E. 

       Energy Drinks