Review 3 Zoo Practical 2

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Review 3 Zoo Practical 2

Comparative Anatomy of the Postcranial Skeleton Lab. Review Quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The appendicular skeleton includes:
    • A. 

      Pectoral girdle

    • B. 

      Pelvic girdle

    • C. 

      Skull

    • D. 

      Sternum

    • E. 

      Limbs/appendages/fins

  • 2. 
    The axial skeleton includes:
    • A. 

      Pectoral girdle

    • B. 

      Skull

    • C. 

      Pelvic girdle

    • D. 

      Sternum

    • E. 

      Limbs/appendages/fins

    • F. 

      Ribs

    • G. 

      Vertebrae

  • 3. 
    What is indicated by the purple pointer?
  • 4. 
    What is indicated by the yellow pointer?
  • 5. 
    What is indicated by the blue pointer?
  • 6. 
    What is indicated by the black pointer?
  • 7. 
    What is indicated by the red pointer?
  • 8. 
    What is indicated by the green pointer?
  • 9. 
    What is missing on this specimen (white square) that should be attached to the structure indicated by the red pointer?
  • 10. 
    What is the name for the round holes found in this pectoral girdle?
  • 11. 
    What is the structure indicated by the purple pointer composed of?
  • 12. 
    What is the name for a hoofed animal?
  • 13. 
    __________ locomotion also means "fast running".
  • 14. 
    Running speed is a function of two basic factors: ______ ___ ___ _____ and speed of limb movement.
    • A. 

      Stride of the animal

    • B. 

      Length of the stride

    • C. 

      Movement of the stride

    • D. 

      Quickness of step

  • 15. 
    T/F: Length of stride is commonly increased by increasing the length of the legs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    A collective term for the metacarpals and metatarsals is _______________.
  • 17. 
    Another term for the WRIST is _______.
  • 18. 
    Another term for the HEEL is _______.
  • 19. 
    Another term for the TOES is _______.
  • 20. 
    Which are examples of the STANCE of an animal?
    • A. 

      Plantigrade

    • B. 

      Digitigrade

    • C. 

      Unguligrade

  • 21. 
    Animals that stand primarily on all of their digits is considered a ___________ animal.
  • 22. 
    Animals that stand primarily on all structures of their feet are conisdered _____________ animals.
  • 23. 
    Animals that stand primarily on the tips of their toes are considered ____________ animals.
  • 24. 
    Which animals are examples of plantigrade?
    • A. 

      Rat

    • B. 

      Cat

    • C. 

      Marmoset

    • D. 

      Armadillo

    • E. 

      Bat

    • F. 

      Chicken

    • G. 

      Horse

    • H. 

      Cow

    • I. 

      Iguana

  • 25. 
    Which animals are examples of unguligrade?
    • A. 

      Rat

    • B. 

      Cat

    • C. 

      Marmoset

    • D. 

      Armadillo

    • E. 

      Bat

    • F. 

      Chicken

    • G. 

      Horse

    • H. 

      Cow

    • I. 

      Iguana

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