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  1. The cranium encloses and protects the __
    brain
  2. Which of the following is not a cranial bone?
    A. frontal
    B. occipital
    C. sphenoid
    D. maxillary
    D. maxillary
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Foramina, located on the bones of the skull, serve primarily as passageways for __
    nerves and blood vessels
  4. Which of the following statements is false?
    A. The sagittal suture joins both parietal bones
    B. The squamosal suture joins the temporal bones to the parietal bones.
    C. The lambdoidal suture joins the occipital bone and the parietal bones
    D. The frontal suture joins the frontal bone and the temporal bones.
    D. The frontal suture joins the frontal bone and the temporal bones.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The sphenoid bone contains a saddle shaped depression called the __ which holds the pituitary gland.
    sella turcica
  6. The temporal bone has an opening caled the __ that houses the inner ear apparatus.
    external auditory meatus
  7. The opening in the occipital bone in which the brain stem passes through to become the spinal cord is known as the _.
    foramen magnum
  8. Olfactory nerves pass through the __ of the ethmoid bone.
    cribiform plates
  9. The __ make up the cheek bones of the face.
    zygomatic bones
  10. The hard palate consists of the __
    maxillary and palatine bones
  11. Th elower jaw and only movable bone in the skull is the __.
    mandible
  12. The sinuses in the skull are found in: __
    sphenoid, frontal, ethmoid, maxillary bones
  13. What is the correct sequence of the vertebrae from superior to inferior?
    • cervical
    • thoracic
    • lumbar
    • sacrum
    • coccyx
  14. The first and second cervical vertebrae have specific names which are the __.
    atlas and axis
  15. Cervical vertebrae can usually be distinguished from other vertebrae by the presence of __.
    transverse foramina
  16. The dens is found on the __.
    axis
  17. Thoracic vertebrae can be distinguished from other vertebrae by the presence of __.
    facets for the articulation of ribs
  18. The largest of the vertebrae are the __.
    lumbar
  19. The __ separate the bodies of adjacent vertebrae.
    intervertebral discs
  20. Both men and women have __ pairs of ribs.
    twelve
  21. The __ parts of the sternum from superior to inferior are:
    manubrium, middle body, lower xiphoid process
  22. Which of the following statements concerning the types of ribs is defined correctly?
    A. False ribs are directly attached to the ribs by costal cartilages
    B. Floating ribs are usually the last two ribs which are not attached to the sternum at all.
    C. True ribs are indirectly attached to the sternum
    d. All of the above are correct.
    B. Floating ribs are usually the last two ribs which are not attached to the sternum at all.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. The bones of the pectoral girdle include the :__
    clavicles and scapulae
  24. The scapula is divided into two regions on its posterior surface by the __.
    spine
  25. The bone that articuates with the scapula at the glenoid cavity is the __
    humerus
  26. The __ is located on teh distal, posterior surface of the humerus and articulates with the olecranon process of the ulna when the arm is extended.
    olecranon fossa
  27. The bones of teh wrist are called the __
    carpals
  28. The thumb lacks which phalange?
    middle
  29. The bone that articulates with the acetabulum is the
    femur
  30. The ilium joins the sacrum at the
    sacroiliac joint
  31. The weight bearing bone of the lower leg is the
    tibia
  32. The __ encloses the spinal cord.
    vertebral foramen
  33. The __ has a trochlear notch.
    ulna
  34. The __ has both a greater and lesser trochanter.
    femur
  35. The anatomical name for the heel bone is __
    calcaneous
  36. The __ are passageways for the spinal nerves.
    intervertebral foramen
  37. The acromion process forms the tip of the shoulder and can be found on the __.
    scapula
  38. The lateral malleolus is part of the __.
    fibula
  39. The medial malleolus is part of the __.
    tibia
  40. The __ serve as passageways for arteries that lead to the brain.
    transverse foramina
  41. The greater and lesser tubercles can be found on the __.
    humerus

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