Bones And Muscles Quiz: MCQ Trivia!

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 39

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  • 1. 
    From inferior to superior the curvatures of the spine are the:
    • A. 

      Lumbar, sacrum, coccyx, cervical, thoracic

    • B. 

      Cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacrum, coccyx

    • C. 

      Coccyx, sacrum, lumbar, thoracic, cervical

    • D. 

      Thoracic, lumbar, sacrum, cervical, coccyx

  • 2. 
    Bones are attached to each other mainly by means of:
    • A. 

      Ligaments and skin

    • B. 

      Muscle and skin

    • C. 

      Ligaments and muscle

    • D. 

      Tendons and muscle

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a category of joint?
    • A. 

      Cartilaginous

    • B. 

      Fibrous

    • C. 

      Hyaline

    • D. 

      Synovial

  • 4. 
    A joint capsule will surround:
    • A. 

      All joints

    • B. 

      Synovial joints

    • C. 

      Hyaline joints

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is an example of a saddle joint?
    • A. 

      The base of the thumb

    • B. 

      The ankle

    • C. 

      The knee

    • D. 

      The hip

  • 6. 
    The movement known as circumduction is a combination of :
    • A. 

      Abduction, adduction, pronation, supination

    • B. 

      Inversion, eversion, flexion, abduction

    • C. 

      Flexion, extension, hyperextension

    • D. 

      Flexion, extension, abduction, adduction

  • 7. 
    While carrying a tray in front of the body with the hands lying flat under the tray, the hands are:
    • A. 

      Flexed

    • B. 

      Extended

    • C. 

      Supinated

    • D. 

      Pronated

  • 8. 
    The function of the hyaline cartilage is to:
    • A. 

      Protect the bone

    • B. 

      Reduce friction in the joint

    • C. 

      Grease the surface of the joint

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Which of these arrangements of muscle fibers allows for the greatest strength?
    • A. 

      Fusiform

    • B. 

      Pennate

    • C. 

      Skeletal

    • D. 

      Smooth

  • 10. 
    The muscles mainly responsible for making movements are known as:
    • A. 

      Stabilisers

    • B. 

      Antagonists

    • C. 

      Agonists

    • D. 

      Fixators

  • 11. 
    When a muscle contracts it becomes:
    • A. 

      Shorter

    • B. 

      Longer

    • C. 

      It can be either of the above

    • D. 

      It can be neither of the above

  • 12. 
    In the action of squatting down, which muscle group is contracted?
    • A. 

      The quadriceps - concentrically

    • B. 

      The quadriceps - eccentrically

    • C. 

      The hamstrings - concentrically

    • D. 

      The hamstrings - eccentrically

  • 13. 
    A muscle can exert its greatest force during which type of contraction?
    • A. 

      Isokinetic

    • B. 

      Isotonic - concemtric

    • C. 

      Isotonic - eccentric

    • D. 

      Isometric

  • 14. 
    Which pair of muscles does not have an agonist-antagonist relationship?
    • A. 

      Trapezius - rhomboids

    • B. 

      Biceps - triceps

    • C. 

      Quadriceps - hamstrings

    • D. 

      Erector spinae - abdominals

  • 15. 
    The muscle fibres responsible for explosive movements are:
    • A. 

      Fast twitch

    • B. 

      Quick twitch

    • C. 

      Slow twitch

    • D. 

      Ballistic twitch