Joints

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  1. All three joints in the below figure are classified as ______.



    A. synovial joints
    B. fibrous joints
    C. cartilaginous joints
    B. fibrous joints
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Joints A, B, C, and D in the figures below are all classified as ______.



    A. synovial joints
    B. cartilaginous joints
    C. fibrous joints
    B. cartilaginous joints
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Functional classification of joints is based on ________.

    A. the amount of movement allowed by the joint
    B. whether a joint cavity is present
    C. the location of the joint
    D. the size of the joint
    A. the amount of movement allowed by the joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. The arrows in B and C point to structures that can both be described as a ______.



    A. ligament
    B. tendon
    C. bone
    D. muscle
    A. ligament
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. Using the structural classification, what type of joint is the epiphyseal plate?

    A. fibrous joint
    B. synarthrotic joint
    C. cartilaginous joint
    D. amphiarthrotic joint
    C. cartilaginous joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Structure C and D collectively form which of the following?



    A. synovial membrane
    B. bursae
    C. articular capsule
    D. ligament
    C. articular capsule
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. What is the most important stabilizing factor for most synovial joints?

    A. muscle tone
    B. the shape of the articular surfaces
    C. synovial fluid
    D. the size of the reinforcing ligaments
    A. muscle tone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which of the following is NOT a factor that contributes to joint stability?

    A. amount of muscle tone applied to tendons that cross the joint
    B. shape of the articulating surfaces
    C. amount of synovial fluid in the joint cavity
    D. number and positioning of reinforcing ligaments
    C. amount of synovial fluid in the joint cavity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which of the following does NOT represent a structural classification of joints?

    A. fibrous
    B. cartilaginous
    C. synovial
    D. diarthrosis
    D. diarthrosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Which of the following refers to a joint that is immovable?

    A. synovial
    B. diarthrosis
    C. synarthrosis
    D. amphiarthrosis
    C. synarthrosis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Articulations permitting only slight degrees of movement are ________.

    A. synovial joints
    B. synarthroses
    C. amphiarthroses
    D. diarthroses
    C. amphiarthroses
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. ___________: Bones united by fibrocartilage
    Symphysis
  13. _____________: Bones united by hyaline cartilage
    Synchondrosis
  14. ____________: Tooth in socket
    Gomphosis
  15. _______: Joint found only in the skull
    Suture
  16. Which of the following are cartilaginous joints?

    A. Syndesmoses
    B. Gomphoses
    C. Synchondroses
    D. Sutures
    C. Synchondroses
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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