Movements At Synovial Joints

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Synovial Joints Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Movement describes a cone in space.
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Abduction

    • C. 

      Extension

    • D. 

      Circumduction

    • E. 

      Dorsiflexion

  • 2. 
    Bending movement that decreases the angle of the joint
    • A. 

      Circumduction

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Flexion

    • D. 

      Dorsiflextion

    • E. 

      Abduction

  • 3. 
    One flat bone surface glides or slips over another similar surface
    • A. 

      Adduction

    • B. 

      Plantar flexion

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Extension

    • E. 

      Gliding

  • 4. 
    Reverse of flexion, joint angle is increased
    • A. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • B. 

      Gliding

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Extension

    • E. 

      Adduction

  • 5. 
    Movement toward the midline
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

    • E. 

      Circumduction

  • 6. 
    The turning of a bone around its own long axis
    • A. 

      Circumduction

    • B. 

      Flexion

    • C. 

      Rotation

    • D. 

      Gliding

    • E. 

      Plantar flexion

  • 7. 
    Movement away from the midline
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Adduction

    • D. 

      Abduction

    • E. 

      Rotation

  • 8. 
    Up and down movement of the foot
    • A. 

      Dorsiflexion and plantar flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

    • E. 

      Flexion

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