Foot And Ankle Anatomy Test

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  • 1. 
    The _______ is the largest bone in the foot.
  • 2. 
    How many phalanges are in one foot?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      14

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      20

  • 3. 
    How many metatarsals are in one foot?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      8

  • 4. 
    How many tarsal bones are in one foot?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      8

  • 5. 
    Name all the 7 tarsal bones.
  • 6. 
    The tibia is the strongest bone in the lower leg.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Medial Malleoulus is located on what bone?
    • A. 

      Fibula

    • B. 

      Tibia

    • C. 

      Femur

    • D. 

      Calcaneous

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Name the tarsal bone lateral to the cuneiforms.
    • A. 

      Talus

    • B. 

      Navicular

    • C. 

      Cuboid

    • D. 

      Tibia

  • 9. 
    Where are the Sesamoid bones of the foot located?
    • A. 

      Under 1st MP joint (big toe)

    • B. 

      On the calcaneous

    • C. 

      Between the 2nd and 3rd metarsal

    • D. 

      On top of the Navicular

  • 10. 
    The sesamoids of the foot are embedded in ________________ tendon.
  • 11. 
    Describe the the location of the Soleus muscle.
    • A. 

      Posterior calf

    • B. 

      Anterior calf

    • C. 

      On top of the gastroc

    • D. 

      Under the Gastroc

  • 12. 
    The ________________________________ tendon attaches to the base of the 5th metatarsal bone?
  • 13. 
    The plantar fascia is located on the lateral side of the foot.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Which of these is NOT one the four muscles on the anterior part of the lower leg?
    • A. 

      Tibialis anterior

    • B. 

      Extensor digitorum longus

    • C. 

      Quadriceps

    • D. 

      Peroneus tertius

    • E. 

      Extensor hallucis longus

  • 15. 
    Name the four soft tissue structures, anterior to posterior, behind the medial malleolus.
    • A. 

      Posterior tibialis tendon, extensor digitorum longus, posterior tibialis neourvascular bundle and flexor halluces longus

    • B. 

      Posterior tibialis tendon, flexor digitorum longus, anterior tibialis neourvascular bundle and flexor halluces longus

    • C. 

      Posterior tibialis tendon, flexor digitorum longus, posterior tibialis neourvascular bundle and flexor halluces longus

  • 16. 
    The three ligaments that make up the lateral collateral ligaments of the ankle joint are: anterior talofibular, calcaneofibular and ________________________.
  • 17. 
    The calcaneous is the bone in the foot where the Achilles tendon attaches to.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Name two of the three other locations where you can find a sesamoid bone in the body.