Skeleton Quiz

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Skeleton Quizzes & Trivia

Your skeleton is the inner supporting system of bones that keeps you in prime shape, but it does a lot to protect your vital organs as well. What do you know about the skeleton and how it operates?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the skeleton system?
    • A. 

      All the bones in the body

    • B. 

      All muscles and tendons

    • C. 

      All the body's organs, both soft and hard tissue

    • D. 

      All the bones in the body and the tissue that connects them

  • 2. 
    How many bones are in the average human body?
    • A. 

      33

    • B. 

      206

    • C. 

      639

    • D. 

      Varies by person

  • 3. 
    Which of the following statements is INCORRECT?
    • A. 

      Bone is where most blood cells are made

    • B. 

      Bones serve as a wearhouse for various minerals

    • C. 

      Bone is dry and non-living supporting structure

    • D. 

      Bone protects and supports the body and its organs

  • 4. 
    Which bones protects the brain?
    • A. 

      Calcium

    • B. 

      The cranium

    • C. 

      The cerebrum

    • D. 

      The cerebellum

  • 5. 
    Besides the brain the skull also protects the...
    • A. 

      The lungs

    • B. 

      The diaphram

    • C. 

      The body's cells

    • D. 

      The sense organs

  • 6. 
    The purpose of the rib cage is to...
    • A. 

      Protect the stomach

    • B. 

      Protect the spinal cord

    • C. 

      Protect the heart and lungs

    • D. 

      Provides and object where the lungs can attach to

  • 7. 
    What makes bone so strong?
    • A. 

      Silicia

    • B. 

      Cartilage

    • C. 

      Blood and marrow

    • D. 

      Calcium and phosphorous