Human Anatomy Chapter 8 Appendicular Skeleton

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Human Anatomy McKinley Chapter 8 Appendicular skeleton
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  1. The appendicular skeleton comprises all of the following except

    A)bones of the upper limb
    B)pectoral and pelvic girdles
    C)bones of the lower limb
    D)thoracic cage and vertebral column
    D)thoracic cage and vertebral column
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. The broad, flattened part of the clavicle that articulates with the scapula is called the

    A)acromial end
    B)sternal end
    C)costal tuberosity
    D)conoid tubercle
    A)acromial end
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. The pectoral girdle permits great mobility of the upper limb because

    A)the scapula is not directly attached to the axial skeleton
    B)the cavity of the shoulder joint is very shallow
    C)both of the above
    D)neither of the above
    • A)the scapula is not directly attached to the axial skeleton
    • B)the cavity of the shoulder joint is very shallow
    • C)both of the above
  4. Which bones compose the pectoral girdle?

    A)clavicle and scapula
    B)scapula and humerus
    C)ilium and ischium
    D)radius and ulna
    A)clavicle and scapula
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The triangular shape of the scapula forms three sides called the

    A)superior, axillary, and lateral borders
    B)superior, medial, and lateral borders
    C)superior, inferior, and lateral borders
    D)superior, medial, and vertebral borders
    B)superior, medial, and lateral borders
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which of the following sets includes only surface features of the scapula?

    A)superior border, radial notch, acromial end
    B)supraspinous fossa, intercondylar fossa, iliac fossa
    C)coracoid process, acromion, glenoid cavity
    D)olecranon, coronoid process, styloid process
    C)coracoid process, acromion, glenoid cavity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. The word root omos, as used in “acromion,” most nearly means

    A)hip
    B)shoulder
    C)thumb
    D)arm
    B)shoulder
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The distal end of the humerus has a pulley-shaped medial articulating surface called the

    A)condyle
    B)trochlea
    C)capitulum
    D)coronoid fossa
    B)trochlea
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The proximal end of the ulna that forms the posterior “bump” of the elbow is the

    A)styloid process
    B)olecranon
    C)coronoid process
    D)capitulum
    B)olecranon
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. The adjacent borders of the radius and the ulna are connected by a sheet of dense regular connective tissue known as the

    A)interosseous membrane
    B)antebrachial fascia
    C)interosseous fascia
    D)antebrachial ligament
    A)interosseous membrane
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. In the proximal row of carpals, which bone is the farthest lateral?

    A)lunate
    B)triquetrum
    C)pisiform
    D)scaphoid
    D)scaphoid
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The distal row of carpals includes which of the following bones?

    A)both b and c
    B)triquetrum and pisiform
    C)capitate and hamate
    D)scaphoid and lunate
    C)capitate and hamate
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The word root hamus, as used in “hamate,” most nearly means

    A)hook
    B)boat
    C)cube
    D)wedge
    A)hook
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. When the forearm is pronated

    A)the radius is crossed over the ulna
    B)the palm of the hand faces posteriorly
    C)the distal end of the radius remains near the thumb
    D)all of the above
    D)all of the above
  15. The sacrum and coccyx of the axial skeleton and the ossa coxae of the appendicular skeleton make up a composite structure known as the

    A)pelvic girdle
    B)hip joint
    C)pectoral girdle
    D)pelvis
    D)pelvis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Which three bones fuse between the ages of 13 and 15 years to form an os coxae?

    A)ilium, ischium, pubis
    B)ischium, innominate bone, ilium
    C)acetabulum, pubis, ischium
    D)acetabulum, ilium, pubis
    A)ilium, ischium, pubis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What is the English translation of the word root sciaticus?

    A)shallow cup
    B)hip joint
    C)nerve
    D)indentation
    B)hip joint
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. In the hip joint, the head of the femur fits snugly into the ____________ of the os coxae.

    A)iliac fossa
    B)acetabulum
    C)obturator foramen
    D)auricular surface
    B)acetabulum
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. The word root auris, as used in “auricular surface,” most nearly means

    A)pelvis
    B)ear
    C)sacrum
    D)rough spot
    B)ear
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Powerful hip muscles insert on the massive, rough processes near the proximal end of the femur known as the greater and lesser

    A)gluteal processes
    B)tuberosities
    C)tubercles
    D)trochanters
    D)trochanters
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. The smooth medial depression where the kneecap articulates with the femur is the

    A)patellar surface
    B)linea aspera
    C)popliteal surface
    D)intercondylar fossa
    A)patellar surface
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. The large, shallow depression on the medial side of the ala of the ilium is the

    A)iliac spine
    B)iliac fossa
    C)iliac tuberosity
    D)iliac crest
    B)iliac fossa
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. The rough anterior surface of the tibia that serves as the attachment site for the patellar ligament is called the

    A)intercondylar eminence
    B)medial condyle
    C)anterior crest
    D)tibial tuberosity
    D)tibial tuberosity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Which of the following sets includes only surface features of the tibia?

    A)medial malleolus, lateral malleolus, medial condyle
    B)lateral malleolus, anterior crest, interosseous border
    C)anterior border, tibial tuberosity, medial malleolus
    D)intertrochanteric line, intertrochanteric crest, patellar surface
    C)anterior border, tibial tuberosity, medial malleolus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. The largest of the coxal bones, which forms the superior region of the os coxae, is the

    A)sacrum
    B)ilium
    C)pubis
    D)ischium
    B)ilium
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. The large, roughly triangular bone located in the tendon of the quadriceps femoris muscle is the

    A)capitate
    B)patella
    C)medial cuneiform
    D)triquetrum
    B)patella
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. The largest tarsal bone, which forms the heel, is the

    A)cuboid bone
    B)navicular bone
    C)talus
    D)calcaneus
    D)calcaneus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. The pelvic cavity is enclosed by the

    A)pelvic brim
    B)false pelvis
    C)iliac fossae
    D)true pelvis
    D)true pelvis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. All of the following accurately describe female pelvic features that differ from their male counterparts except

    A)shallower ilium relative to sacroiliac joint
    B)much narrower, V-shaped subpubic angle
    C)anterior tilt to superior end of pelvis
    D)longer, more rectangular body of pubis
    B)much narrower, V-shaped subpubic angle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Age-related changes in the appendicular skeleton include all of the following except

    A)increase in skeletal mass and density
    B)reduction in mineral content
    C)increase in porosity, erosion, and brittleness
    D)deterioration of articulating surfaces
    A)increase in skeletal mass and density
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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