Author:
toribloom
ID:
176903
Filename:
Joints A & P
Updated:
2012-10-11 21:01:58
Tags:
joints
Folders:

Description:
joints
Show Answers:

  1. A movement that lowers a body part vertically in the frontal plane is called:
    flexion
    depression
    adduction
    elevation
    depression
  2. _____ is the movement in the frontal plane toward midline of the body.
    adduction
  3. 2 characteristics that describe the joint movement called retraction:
    1 movement along a frontal plane
    2 posterior movement of a bone
    3 anterior movement of a bone
    4 movement along a transverse plane
    2,4
  4. Movement of the arm so as to draw a large circle with the hand is an example of ________.
    circumduction
  5. Anterior movement of a bone along a trasverse plane is ______.
    protraction
    circumduction
    protraction
  6. ______ is a movement of the foot so that the toes are elevated off the ground.
    flexion
    dorsiflexion
    lateral flexion
    dorsiflexion
  7. A strip of tough collagenous tissue attaching bone to bone is called a _____.
    ligament
  8. A ______ is a collagenous band or cord associated with muscle, usually attaching to a bone.
    tendon
  9. The two bones that articulate to form the jaw joing?
    temporal and mandible
  10. ____ of the foot turns the sole of the foot laterally.
    inversion
    eversion
    abduction
    eversion
  11. Immobile fibrous joints are called ___.
    sutures
  12. What joint is a "peg-in-socket" fibrous joint?
    Synarthrosis
    gomphosis
    symphyses
    gomphosis
  13. A joint in which bones are separated by a narrow, fluid-filled, encapsulated space is a _____ joint.
    cartilaginous
    synchondrial
    synovial
    synovial
  14. Name the two articulations of the elbow joints.
    ulnoradial
    humeroulnar
    humeroradial
    humerolecranal
    • humeroulnar
    • humeroradial
  15. A joint in which fibrocartilage binds bones together is a ____.

    synchondroses
    symphysis
    synovial
    symphysis