Bone Quizzes & Trivia

Do you watch all those medical dramas on the telly? Well if you do then you’ll have a great chance of answering our quizzes all about bones in the human body. We sincerely hope you've boned up on your knowledge and can answer questions such as these.Do you know where the cervical vertebrae are located in the human body? Whereabouts are the cranial bones? If you broke your pisiform bone where would you be hurting? Can you tell us how many bones there are in one of your feet? Does the count of bones change as you get older and older?

Hopefully you can tell us the answers to those kinds of questions and not think tibia is an Italian village. You’ll probably already know just how many facial bones you have that will enable you to give a big smile when you get a top score in these quizzes.

The femur is the strongest bone in the human body. It extends from the hip to the knee. It has the ability to resist a force of up to 1,800 to 2,500 pounds before it can break. Take up the quiz below and see how much you know...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 5269   |  Last updated: Nov 14, 2018
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    Which bone tissue makes up the hard outer part of bones?

This quiz was made for an assignment in Biology II. It's a quiz for most bones in the body.

Questions: 21  |  Attempts: 1702   |  Last updated: Dec 11, 2015
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    Name the right amount of the three kinds of ribs.

Bone fractures aren’t really the things we like to talk about for fear of actually experiencing one, but it’s smart to educate yourself on them so that you might be able to identify one and treat one, at least...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 617   |  Last updated: May 22, 2019
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    Bone fragments into three or more pieces; common in the elderly

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 594   |  Last updated: Nov 13, 2018
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    There are _______ bones in the human body

The cranium is the part of the skull that protects the brain and it is made up of eight bones and it also supports the structure of the face. Our cranial bones do not fuse but remain distinct and separate throughout our lives....

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 589   |  Last updated: May 3, 2019
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    If a baby's fontanelle is sunken in, what might be wrong with that baby?

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Bone Questions & Answers

What is the soft jelly-like tissue in the middle of certain bones called?
The answer to this is A. This is a semi-solid tissue that is usually found between some of the bones of the body. The bone marrow is known to be important because it produces the cells that people need throughout the day. There are about 200 billion
How many bones are there in the ankle? 
Its three cuneiforms and one cuboid. But I mean if we are talking what bones make up the ankle you have to include the tibia and fibula because of the malleolus. Technically the tarsal bones still only make up the foot. But the true bones are lateral
Which type of bone is the patella?
The patella is classified as a sesamoid bone, which is a small irregularly shaped bone, and it is embedded in a tendon or a muscle. The Kneecap, known as the patella, is the largest sesamoid bone in the human body; it is rooted within tendons, and th
Which bone is located on the lateral aspect of the arm?
The answer is "radius" not ulna. Because radius is on the lateral side of the body.