Trivia Quiz On Functions Of Bones!

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Trivia Quiz On Functions Of Bones!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All of the following are the functions of bone except
    • A. 

      Supports and gives shape to the body

    • B. 

      Consists of a single layer of cube shaped cells

    • C. 

      Protects internal organs

    • D. 

      Stores Calcium

  • 2. 
    Mark all four types of bones.
    • A. 

      Long

    • B. 

      Irregular

    • C. 

      Extender

    • D. 

      Flat

    • E. 

      Short

  • 3. 
    The articular cartilage
    • A. 

      Support the skelleton as a rigid frame.

    • B. 

      Protects and cusions the end of the bone and provides a smooth surface for movement.

    • C. 

      The long shaft of bone that extends betweeen the two epiphyses.

    • D. 

      A line of fusion, in mature bones

  • 4. 
    The periosteum
    • A. 

      Contains yellow marrow

    • B. 

      Spongy bone that contains red bone marrow

    • C. 

      Covers eiphyses as a cushion

    • D. 

      Strong membrane covering bone

  • 5. 
    The endosteum
    • A. 

      Lines medullary cavity

    • B. 

      A band or cord of fibrous connective tissue

    • C. 

      Dense bone tissue formed of numerous tightley packed osteons

    • D. 

      A joint formed between two bones

  • 6. 
    The medullary cavity
    • A. 

      A bone cell that deposits matrix

    • B. 

      Contains yellow marrow

    • C. 

      Contains red bone marrow

    • D. 

      Bone tissue that contains numerous spaces filled with red marrow

  • 7. 
    Osteoblasts
    • A. 

      Resorbs bone

    • B. 

      Fibrous membrane that covers bone

    • C. 

      Forms new bone

    • D. 

      An air filled cavity in a bone

  • 8. 
    Osteoclasts
    • A. 

      Form new bone

    • B. 

      Resorb bone

    • C. 

      Dissociates bone

    • D. 

      Forms new cartilage

  • 9. 
    The axial skeleton contains the skull, hyoid bone, thorax, and spine.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    No movement) Fibrous connective tissue grows between articulating bones.
    • A. 

      Diarthrosis

    • B. 

      Synarthrosis

    • C. 

      Amphiarthrosis

    • D. 

      Endochondral

  • 11. 
    (Slight movement) cartilage connects articulating bones.
    • A. 

      Amphiarthrosis

    • B. 

      Ossification

    • C. 

      Diarthrosis

    • D. 

      Endochondral

  • 12. 
    (Free movement) also called synovial joints; most joints belong to this class
    • A. 

      Synarthrosis

    • B. 

      Sphenoid

    • C. 

      Diarthrosis

    • D. 

      Amphiarthrosis

  • 13. 
    A lateral deviation of the spine.
    • A. 

      Scoliosis

    • B. 

      Kyphosis

    • C. 

      Lordosis

    • D. 

      Canalosis

  • 14. 
    A flexion deformity of the spine.
    • A. 

      Scoliosis

    • B. 

      Kyphosis

    • C. 

      Lordosis

    • D. 

      Canalosis

  • 15. 
    An extension deformity of the spine.
    • A. 

      Scoliosis

    • B. 

      Kyphosis

    • C. 

      Lordosis

    • D. 

      Canalosis

  • 16. 
    Form the sides and roof of the cranium.
    • A. 

      Frontal bone

    • B. 

      Parietal bone

    • C. 

      Occipital bone

    • D. 

      Temporal Bone

  • 17. 
    Forms the anterior part of the cranium.
    • A. 

      Frontal bone

    • B. 

      Parietal bones

    • C. 

      Occipital bone

    • D. 

      Temporal bone

  • 18. 
    Located inferior to the parietal bones on each side of the cranium.
    • A. 

      Frontal bone

    • B. 

      Parietal bone

    • C. 

      Occipital bone

    • D. 

      Temporal bone

  • 19. 
    Forms part of the floor of the cranium.
    • A. 

      Sphenoid bone

    • B. 

      Parietal bone

    • C. 

      Frontal bone

    • D. 

      Occipital

  • 20. 
    Form the upper jaw.
    • A. 

      Ethmoid

    • B. 

      Nasal conchae

    • C. 

      Maxillae

    • D. 

      Mastoid

  • 21. 
    Serve as shock absorbers and allow bending of the spinal column.
    • A. 

      Cervical vertebrae

    • B. 

      Intervertebral disks

    • C. 

      Atlas

    • D. 

      Axis