Skeletal System - MassagePrep

Card Set Information

Author:
fidelforde
ID:
238839
Filename:
Skeletal System - MassagePrep
Updated:
2013-10-05 11:38:17
Tags:
Skeletal System MassagePrep
Folders:

Description:
Skeletal System - MassagePrep
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user fidelforde on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. Which of the following is stored in bone tissue, supplying 99% of the body's needs for this element?
    A) Calcium
  2. Which cells are bone forming cells?
    A) Osteocytes
    B) Osteoclast
    C) Osteoblasts
    D) All of the above
    C) Osteoblasts
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. How do you define synarthrosis joints?
    A) Cartilaginous - slightly movable
    B) Freely movable
    C) Fibrous - no movement
    D) None of the above
    • C) Fibrous - no movement
    • *synarthoses joints are rigid joints
  4. What is the function of spongy bone?
    A) High compression strength
    B) High compression and tensile
    C) Shock absorber
    D) High tensile strength
    C) Shock absorber
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Compact bone in adults contain a system of interconnecting canals. What is this system called?
    A) Osteocyte
    B) Haversian
    C) Trabeculae
    D) None of the above
    B) Haversian

    Note: A matrix is a compact bone, that is organized into numerous structural units is called osteons or Haversian system
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which of the following is the tissue that provides the binding of ligaments to bone?

    A) Muscle
    B) Tendon
    C) Cartilage
    D) Periosteum
    D) Periosteum

    note: the tough sheath of dense irregular connective tissue that surrounds the bone surface and provides the binding of ligament to bone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. How do you define amphiathroses joints?

    A) Slightly immovable
    B) Immovable
    C) Freely immovable
    D) None of the options
    A) Slightly immovable

    note: such as bodies of the vertebrae
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. *Give an example of synarthrosis joint?
    note: No movement
    A) Knee joints
    B) Sutures in the skull
    C) Sternoclavicular
    D) All of the above
    *
  9. Define diarthroses joints?
    A) Immovable
    B) None of the options
    C) Slightly movable
    D) Synovial joint
    D) Synovial joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Wich of the following is a characteristic of compact bone?
    A) High tensile strength
    B) High compression strength
    C) Withstand shearing force
    D) High tensile and compression strength
    D) High tensile and compression strength
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. What does the medullary cavity of a bone contain
    A) Osteocytes
    B) Areolar tissue
    C) Cartilage
    D) Yellow bone marrow
    D) Yellow bone marrow
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. What does a tendon bind to a bone?
    A) Muscle
    B) Bone
    C) Bursae
    D) Articular cartilage
    A) Muscle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Give an example of an amphiarthrosis joint?
    A) Hip Joint
    B) Atlanto-occipital
    C) Pubis symphysis
    D) None of the above
    C) Pubis symphysis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. From what structure in a synovial joint is synovial fluid secreted?
    A) Articular cartilage
    B) Periosteum
    C) Synovial membrane
    D) Fibrous capsule
    C) Synovial membrane
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. *Which of the following is a function of synovial fluid?

    A) Supply nutrients to the joints
    B) Remove metabolic wastes from the articular cartilage
    C) Reduce friction
    D) All of the options
  16. What is saclike structure that is found around or near some joints and act like a cushion?

    A) None of the options
    B) Bursae
    C) Articulated cartilage
    D) Synovial membrane
    B) Bursae
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What is another name for an amphiarthrosis joint?

    A) Cartilaginous
    B) Synedesmoses
    C) Synovial
    D) Fibrous
    A) Cartilaginous
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. What are the paces in the spongy bone filled with?

    A) Osteocytes
    B) All of the options
    C) Synovial fluid
    D) Red bone marrow
    D) Red bone marrow
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. What are osteoclast?

    A) Cells that make up the periosteum
    B) Bone-building cells
    C) Bone-destroying cells
    D) None of the options
    C) Bone-destroying cells
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Injury to the phalanges could interfere with which of the following activities?

    A) Making a fist
    B) Kicking a football
    C) All of the options
    D) Playing the piano
    C) All of the options
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. What is the name for the main shaft of a long bone?

    A) Diaphysis
    B) Epiphysis
    C) Hemoposises
    D) Cartilage
    A) Diaphysis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. At what point is the pectoral girdle attached to the axial skeleton?

    A) Glenohumeral joint
    B) Acromioclavicular joint
    C) None of the options
    D) Sternoclavicular joint
    D) Sternoclavicular joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. What connects muscle to bone?

    A) Ligament
    B) Bursa
    C) Tendon
    D) Cartilage
    • C) Tendon
  24. In which section on the spinal column does the greatest amount of rotation occur?

    A) Cervical
    B) Thoracic
    C) Lumbar
    D) Sacrum
    A) Cervical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. What is the first vertebra of the spinal column?

    A) Atlas
    B) Axias
    C) Sacrum
    D) Coccyx
    A) Atlas
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Which bone is the medial malleolus part of?

    A) Fibula
    B) Calcaneus
    C) Talus
    D) Tibia
    • D) Tibia
  27. Which of the following is not a function of the periosteum?

    A) Attachment for ligaments and tendons
    B) Growth of bone length
    C) Nourish the bone tissue
    D) Growth of bone diameter and thickness
    B) Growth of bone length

    per·i·os·te·um: a dense layer of vascular connective tissue enveloping the bones except at the surfaces of the joints.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Where would you find the carpus?

    A) Wrist
    B) Foot
    C) Cranium
    D) Face
    • A) Wrist
  29. Name a kind of slippery substance that lies inside the joint capsule?

    A) Mucus membrane
    B) Serous membrane
    C) Synovial fluid
    D) Epithelial
    C) Synovial fluid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. How many phalanges are there in both hands combines?

    A) Thirty
    B) Twenty-eight
    C) Twenty
    D) None of these options
    • B) Twenty-eight
  31. Which of the following vertebrae does not have a spinous process?

    A) C-2 (Axis)
    B) T-12
    C) C-7
    D) C-1 (Atlas)
    D) C-1 (Atlas)

    The spinous process of a vertebra is directed backward and downward from the junction of the laminae , and serves for the attachment of muscles and ligaments.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. Which of these groupings include only cranial bones?

    A) Hyoid, frontal, occipital
    B) Ethmoid, sphenoid, temporal
    C) Frontal, parietal, innominate
    D) Zygomatic, atlas, hyoid
    • B) Ethmoid, sphenoid, temporal
  33. Which of the following parts of the vertebral column has the least movement?

    A) S1-S5 (Sacrum)
    B) L1-L5
    C) T1-T7
    D) C1-C7
    A) S1-S5 (Sacrum)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. Which are hinge joints?

    A) Coxal
    B) Glenohumeral
    C) Radioulnar
    D) Tibiofemoral
    D) Tibiofemoral


    Glenohumeral - shoulder
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. What type of bone is the axis?

    A) Carpal bone
    B) Lumbar bone
    C) Tarsal bone
    D) Cervical bone
    D) Cervical bone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Which is not part of the cranium?

    A) Temporal
    B) Parietal
    C) Scaphoid
    D) Occiput
    C) Scaphoid

    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. At which joint will you find the two moon-shaped menisci or two semilunar cartilages?

    A) Wrist
    B) Shoulder
    C) Elbow
    D) Knee
    • D) Knee
  38. Which bone is the acromion process part of?

    A) Glenoid fossa
    B) Humerus
    C) Clavicle
    D) Scapula
    D) Scapula

    The acromion process, or simply the acromion Greek: akros, "highest", ōmos, "shoulder"), on the shoulder blade (scapula), together with the coracoid process extending laterally over the shoulder joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. What is characteristic of sesamoid bone?
    A) It is a bone that is embedded with a tendon
    B) All of the options
    C) It is a bone that can be found at the knee, the hand , and the foot
    D)It is a bone that is typically found where a tendon passes over a joint
    B) All of the options
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. What is the primary function of a ligament?

    A) All of the options
    B) Provide blood flow to the joint capsule
    C) Increase range of motion
    D) Stabilize a joint
    D) Stabilize a joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. Where is the least amount of movement in the spine?

    A) C1-C5
    B) T4-T6
    C) All have equal amount of movement
    D) L1-L5
    B) T4-T6
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. Which part of the tibia is not covered by muscle?

    A) Distal Posterior
    B) Proximal posterior
    C) Anteromedial
    D) Anterolateral
    C) Anteromedial

    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. Which of the following bony landmarks best assists in locating the brachial plexus?

    A) Olecranon
    B) Spine of the scapula
    C) Clavicle
    D) Lateral malleolus
    C) Clavicle

    brachial plexus: a network of nerves formed by cervical and thoracic spinal nerves and supplying the arm and parts of the shoulder
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. Where would you find a turbinate?

    A) Respiratory system
    B) Chest cavity
    C) Nose
    D) in between the 2nd and 5th phalanges of the toes
    C) Nose
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  45. Palpation of which bony landmark helps locate the ulnar nerve? 

    A) Calcaneus
    B) Medial epicondyle of the humerus
    C) Anterior margin of tibia
    D) Head at the Hemerus
    B) Medial epicondyle of the humerus


    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  46. With which two carpal bones does the distal radius articulate? 

    A) Lunate and scaphoid
    B) Hamate and capitates
    C) Pisiform and triquetrum
    D) Trapezoid and trapezium
    • A) Lunate and scaphoid
  47. What is the name of the bony structure that is at the proximal and posterior ulna and is generally called the elbow?

    A) Epicondyle
    B) Olecranon fossa
    C) Olecranon process
    D) Coronoid process
    C) Olecranon process


    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  48. In the Western anatomical position, which of the following bones is relatively superior?

    A) Tibia
    B) Clavicle
    C) Femur
    D) Radius
    B) Clavicle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  49. Which one is an example of a saddle joint?

    A) Atlantoaxial joint
    B) Metacarpophalangeal joint at the thumb
    C) Tarsometatarsal joint at the first thumb
    D) Carpometacarpal joint at the thumb
    • D) Carpometacarpal joint at the thumb
  50. Where does the axial skeleton articulate with the appendicular skeleton?

    A) Sternomanubrial joint
    B) Sternoclavicular joint
    C) Glenohumeral joint
    D) Acromioclavicular joint
    • B) Sternoclavicular joint

  51. Repeated mechanical strain on a bone can cause a crack. What is this called?

    A) Complete fracture
    B) Incomplete or partial fracture
    C) Spiral fracture
    D) Compound fracture
    B) Incomplete or partial fracture
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  52. Which set of bones represents the tarsal group?

    A) Tibia, talus, and hamate
    B) Lunate, capitate, and trapezium
    C) Cuneiform, cuboid, and talus
    D) Pisiform, vomer and calcaneus
    • C) Cuneiform, cuboid, and talus
  53. Which of the following bones types has medullary cavity?
    A) Sesamoid
    B) Irregular
    C) Long
    D) Flat
    C) Long

    medullary cavity:The medullary cavity (medulla, innermost part) is the central cavity of bone shafts where red bone marrow and/or yellow bone marrow (adipose tissue) is stored (which is why medullary cavity is also known as marrow cavity)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  54. The lateral malleolus is part of which of the following bones?

    A) Calcaneus
    B) Tibia
    C) Fibula
    D) Talus
    C) Fibula

    Malleolus is the name for the bony prominence on each side of the ankle.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  55. On which bony prominence does one sit?

    A) Ileum
    B) Ischial tuberosity
    C) Temporal
    D) Gluteus maximus
    • B) Ischial tuberosity

    ileum : is the final section of the small intestine in most higher
  56. Where can you find the lumbricals

    A) Pelvis
    B) Back
    C) Legs
    D) Hands and feet
    D) Hands and feet

    lumbricals are intrinsic muscles of the hand that flex the metacarpophalangeal joints and extend the interphalangeal joints
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  57. Which of the following is part of the foot?

    A) All of the options
    B) Disks
    C) Phalanges
    D) Carpals
    C) Phalanges
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  58. What does the talocrural joint (ankle joint) consist of?

    A) Fibula, talus and calcaneus
    B) Fibula and tibia
    C) Cuboid, calcaneus, and fibula
    D) Tibia, fibula, talus
    D) Tibia, fibula, talus

    The main bones of the ankle region are the talus (in the foot), and the tibia and fibula
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  59. Where does the scapula articulate with the humerus?

    A) Coracohumeral joint
    B) Atlas joint
    C) Glenohumeral joint
    D) Acromion joint
    C) Glenohumeral joint

    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  60. What two bones articulate with the clavicle
    A) Humerus and first rib
    B) Sternum and humerus
    C) Scapula and humerus
    D) Sternum and scapula
    D) Sternum and scapula
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  61. Does the fibula articulate with the femur
    A) Yes
    B) No
    B) No

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview