YMCA L3 Anatomy - Pelvic Girdle

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YMCA L3 Anatomy - Pelvic Girdle

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the main role of the pelvic girdle?
    • A. 

      Weight transmission

    • B. 

      Movement

    • C. 

      Protection

    • D. 

      Storage

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is not a bone found in the pelvis?
    • A. 

      Coccyx

    • B. 

      Pubis

    • C. 

      Ischium

    • D. 

      Ilium

  • 3. 
    Which of the bones found in the pelvic articulates with the sacral bones to form the sacroiliac joint?
    • A. 

      Ilium

    • B. 

      Coccyx

    • C. 

      Ischium

    • D. 

      Pubis

  • 4. 
    The pubic bones are joined together by a cartilaginous disc known as the
    • A. 

      Pubis symphysis

    • B. 

      Sacroilaic joint

    • C. 

      Coccyx

    • D. 

      Diastasis symphysis

  • 5. 
    The pubis symphysis can increase up to as much as …… in pregnancy due to the hormone relaxin
    • A. 

      9mm

    • B. 

      4mm

    • C. 

      6mm

    • D. 

      11mm

  • 6. 
    What type of joint is the pubis symphysis?
    • A. 

      Cartilaginous

    • B. 

      Synovial

    • C. 

      Fused

    • D. 

      Freely moveable

  • 7. 
    Describe the articulation at the pubis symphysis?
    • A. 

      Fusing of pubic bones

    • B. 

      Fusing of sacral bones

    • C. 

      Fusing of illium and ischium

    • D. 

      Fusing of ischium and pubis

  • 8. 
    What is the name of the deep cup-shaped socket where the head of the femur sits?
    • A. 

      Acetabulum

    • B. 

      Iliac crest

    • C. 

      Ischium

    • D. 

      Medial condyle

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is not a characteristic of the male pelvis?
    • A. 

      Pelvic angle tilts anteriorly

    • B. 

      Narrow, shallow heart shaped

    • C. 

      The acetabulum is almost vertical

    • D. 

      Small Q angle

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not a characteristic of the female pelvis
    • A. 

      Almost vertical acetabulum

    • B. 

      Deeper, wider oval shaped

    • C. 

      Pelvic angle tilts anteriorly

    • D. 

      Larger Q angle

  • 11. 
    What bone is the largest and strongest bone in the whole of the body?
    • A. 

      Femur

    • B. 

      Ischium

    • C. 

      Ilium

    • D. 

      Vertebral column

  • 12. 
    What holds the femur in place within the acetabulum?
    • A. 

      Labrum

    • B. 

      Interosseous membrane

    • C. 

      Pubis symphysis

    • D. 

      Iliac crest

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