Test Your Knowledge Of The Skeletal System

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Skeletal System Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will test your knowledge of the Skeletal System unit of the GCSE PE course.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one of the following is not a joint injury?
    • A. 

      Strain

    • B. 

      Dislocation

    • C. 

      Sprain

    • D. 

      Tennis elbow

  • 2. 
    What are the functions of the skeletal system?
    • A. 

      Movement, shape, body composition

    • B. 

      Production, prevention, structure

    • C. 

      Movement, protection, support

    • D. 

      Muscle attachment, support, joints

  • 3. 
    Which statement correctly identifies the effect of calcium on the skeletal system?
    • A. 

      Keeps the skeleton free from disease

    • B. 

      Gives the skeleton strength

    • C. 

      Provides the skeleton with energy

    • D. 

      Assists the skeleton in the production of red blood cells

  • 4. 
    Which type of injury would you treat with RICE?
    • A. 

      Fracture

    • B. 

      Concussion

    • C. 

      Sprain

    • D. 

      Hypothermia

  • 5. 
    What does RICE stand for?
    • A. 

      Rest, Ice, Concussion, Elevation

    • B. 

      Recover, Ice, Compression, Elevation

    • C. 

      Rest, Induce, Complete, Emerse

    • D. 

      Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation

  • 6. 
    Which of the following correctly identifies the movement possibilities at a hinge joint?
    • A. 

      Flexion, extension, adduction, abduction

    • B. 

      Abduction, adduction

    • C. 

      Abduction, adduction, rotation

    • D. 

      Flexion, extension

  • 7. 
    Define the term 'joint'.
  • 8. 
    Describe the term 'flexion' in relation to movement at a joint, and give an example from physical activity.
  • 9. 
    Name the four types of fracture.
  • 10. 
    Describe one of the types of fracture and an example of when it may occur due to physical activity.
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