Quiz On Human Skeletal System

15 Questions
Quiz On Human Skeletal System

The human skeletal system is made up of different and numerous bones that have a specific function in the body. The most important and fragile one is the backbone. How conversant are you with the skeletal system? Take the quiz and gauge your knowledge. All the best as you do!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Joint

    • B. 

      Marrow

    • C. 

      Calcium

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Support and give shape to the body

    • B. 

      Makes blood cells

    • C. 

      Removes wastes from the body

  • 3. 
    These joints are found in the knee and elbow.
    • A. 

      Pivot

    • B. 

      Ball and socket

    • C. 

      Hinge

  • 4. 
    These joints are found in the hip and shoulder.
    • A. 

      Hinge

    • B. 

      Ball and socket

    • C. 

      Pivot

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Marrow

    • B. 

      Joint

    • C. 

      Ligament

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Joints

    • B. 

      Marrow

    • C. 

      Ligaments

  • 7. 
    The ribs, sternum and spine protect these.
    • A. 

      Kidneys, bladder, urethra

    • B. 

      Heart, lungs, blood vessels

    • C. 

      Small intestine, large intestine

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Digestive organs

    • B. 

      Knee and elbow

    • C. 

      Wrist and ankle

  • 9. 
    What do the patella and ulna protect?
    • A. 

      Wrist and elbow

    • B. 

      Digestive organs

    • C. 

      Knee and elbow

  • 10. 
    What do the carpals and tarsals protect?
    • A. 

      Wrist and ankle

    • B. 

      Knee and elbow

    • C. 

      Heart, lungs and blood vessels

  • 11. 
    There are around how many bones in the adult skeleton?
    • A. 

      106

    • B. 

      206

    • C. 

      66

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Blood sugars and fat deposits

    • B. 

      Proteins and carbohydrates

    • C. 

      Vitamins and fiber

  • 13. 
    What do bones store?
    • A. 

      Bile and insulin

    • B. 

      Urine and feces

    • C. 

      Calcium and iron

  • 14. 
    What does the clavicle and scapula protect?
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Intestines

    • C. 

      Shoulder

  • 15. 
    What protects the spinal cord?
    • A. 

      Patella

    • B. 

      Ulna

    • C. 

      Vertebrae