Skeletal Structure - Types Of Bones

13 Questions | Total Attempts: 175

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Bone Quizzes & Trivia

To assess the understanding of the types of bones, examples of these and the naming of bones.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many bones does the appendicular skeletal system have?
    • A. 

      80

    • B. 

      126

    • C. 

      116

    • D. 

      206

  • 2. 
    How many bones are within the axial skeletal system?
    • A. 

      81

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      80

    • D. 

      70

  • 3. 
    The cranium is part of the axial skeletal system
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The following bones form the structure of the arms
    • A. 

      Radius

    • B. 

      Ulna

    • C. 

      Clavicle

    • D. 

      Humerus

  • 5. 
    The function of support supports soft tissues and provides __________ for the tendons of most skeletal muscles 
    • A. 

      Landing points

    • B. 

      Areas

    • C. 

      Contractions

    • D. 

      Attachments

  • 6. 
    The patella assists in protecting what part of the body?
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Lungs

    • C. 

      Vertebral column

    • D. 

      Knee

  • 7. 
    Movement is produced through an ___________
    • A. 

      Efficient muscular system

    • B. 

      Efficient lever system

    • C. 

      Efficient athlete

    • D. 

      Efficient co-ordination

  • 8. 
    What overall body perecntage of calcium is found within human bones?
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      89%

    • C. 

      99%

    • D. 

      95%

  • 9. 
    Which type of blood cell is essential for aerobic respiration?
    • A. 

      White

    • B. 

      Red

  • 10. 
    What does the bone release (on demand) into the blood to ensure homeostasis is maintained?
    • A. 

      Temperature regulators

    • B. 

      Minerals e.g. calcium

    • C. 

      Red bone marrow

  • 11. 
    How many bones are part of the axial skeleton?
    • A. 

      82

    • B. 

      85

    • C. 

      86

    • D. 

      80

  • 12. 
    How many bones form the appendicular system?
    • A. 

      125

    • B. 

      116

    • C. 

      95

    • D. 

      126

  • 13. 
    The axial bones will facilitate the movement of the limbs during the golf swing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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