Human Anatomy Chapter 7 Axial Skeleton

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  1. The axial skeleton includes all but which of the following components?

    A)skull
    B)pelvic girdle
    C)thoracic cage
    D)vertebral column
    B)pelvic girdle
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Which of the following are classified as bones associated with the skull?

    A)axis and occipital bone
    B)auditory ossicles and hyoid bone
    C)ethmoid bone and sphenoid bone
    D)temporal and parietal bones
    B)auditory ossicles and hyoid bone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Which set includes only bones of the cranium?

    A)ethmoid, temporal, and occipital bones
    B)vomer, inferior nasal concha, and zygomatic bone
    C)parietal bone, mandible, and ethmoid bone
    D)frontal, sphenoid, and lacrimal bones
    A)ethmoid, temporal, and occipital bones
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. The four largest sutures that form the boundaries between the cranial bones are the

    A)frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital
    B)ethmoidal, coronal, sphenoidal, and horizontal
    C)coronal, lambdoid, sagittal, and squamosal
    D)midsagittal, transverse, coronal, and frontal
    C)coronal, lambdoid, sagittal, and squamosal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The atlas articulates with which structures?

    A)pterygoid spines
    B)occipital condyles
    C)nuchal lines
    D)none of the above
    B)occipital condyles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The bony enclosure that houses the pituitary gland is the

    A)greater wing
    B)cribriform plate
    C)sella turcica
    D)crista galli
    C)sella turcica
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. Which set includes only foramina found in the sphenoid bone?

    A)foramen ovale, optic canal, and foramen rotundum
    B)foramen ovale, stylomastoid foramen, and foramen lacerum
    C)foramen rotundum, foramen spinosum, and mastoid foramen
    D)foramen magnum, hypoglossal foramen, and jugular foramen
    A)foramen ovale, optic canal, and foramen rotundum
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. The articulation between the left and right parietal bones is the

    A)sagittal suture
    B)squamosal suture
    C)coronal suture
    D)lambdoid suture
    A)sagittal suture
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Which set includes only bones of the face?

    A)ethmoid bone, maxilla, and inferior nasal concha
    B)zygomatic bone, mandible, and parietal bone
    C)zygomatic bone, vomer, and palatine bone
    D)palatine bone, maxilla, and occipital bone
    C)zygomatic bone, vomer, and palatine bone
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. All of the following are characteristics of the maxillae except

    A)articulate with all other facial bones
    B)compose the upper jaw
    C)palatine processes form most of the hard palate
    D)alveolar processes contain the upper teeth
    A)articulate with all other facial bones
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. The only unpaired bones of the face are the

    A)inferior nasal concha and maxilla
    B)mandible and vomer
    C)nasal bone and palatine bone
    D)lacrimal bone and nasal bone
    B)mandible and vomer
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The temporomandibular joint is the articulation between the mandibular fossa of the temporal bone and the ____________ of the mandible.

    A)ramus
    B)alveolar process
    C)head
    D)coronoid process
    C)head
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Which set includes only bones that compose the nasal complex?

    A)nasal, sphenoid, and temporal bones
    B)frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid bones
    C)lacrimal, palatine, and parietal bones
    D)frontal, temporal, and zygomatic bones
    B)frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid bones
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. The paranasal sinuses are located in which bones?

    A)sphenoid, frontal, and nasal bones
    B)frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid bones and maxilla
    C)ethmoid, zygomatic, frontal, and lacrimal bones
    D)temporal, zygomatic bones, and maxilla
    B)frontal, sphenoid, and ethmoid bones and maxilla
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Three tiny bones called ____________ are housed within each temporal bone.

    A)wormian bones
    B)greater and lesser cornua
    C)inferior conchae
    D)auditory ossicles
    D)auditory ossicles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Fibrous membrane remnants between the cranial bones at birth are called

    A)ligaments
    B)fontanelles
    C)sutures
    D)cranial fossae
    B)fontanelles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Which sequence proceeds down the vertebral column from the skull?

    A)coccygeal, sacral, lumbar, thoracic, cervical
    B)thoracic, cervical, lumbar, sacral, coccygeal
    C)thoracic, lumbar, cervical, coccygeal, sacral
    D)cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral, coccygeal
    D)cervical, thoracic, lumbar, sacral, coccygeal
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. The primary, or accommodation, curves of the vertebral column are the ____________ curves.

    A)cervical and thoracic
    B)cervical and lumbar
    C)lumbar and sacral
    D)thoracic and sacral
    D)thoracic and sacral
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. The two main components of a typical vertebra are the

    A)vertebral foramen and body
    B)body and articular processes
    C)vertebral arch and articular processes
    D)body and vertebral arch
    D)body and vertebral arch
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. In the posterior midline of the vertebral arch, the ____________ projects posteriorly from the right and left laminae.

    A)superior articular process
    B)spinous process
    C)transverse process
    D)inferior articular process
    B)spinous process
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Transverse foramina distinguish ____________ vertebrae from all other types.

    A)sacral
    B)coccygeal
    C)lumbar
    D)cervical
    D)cervical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. The vertebra that articulates with the skull is the

    A)vertebra prominens
    B)atlas
    C)dens
    D)axis
    B)atlas
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Which vertebrae articulate with the ribs?

    A)sacral
    B)lumbar
    C)cervical
    D)thoracic
    D)thoracic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Making up approximately one-quarter of the entire vertebral column, ____________ act as shock absorbers between adjacent vertebral bodies.

    A)intervertebral discs
    B)superior articular processes
    C)inferior articular processes
    D)laminae
    A)intervertebral discs
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. The costal groove along the inferior border of the internal surface of a rib marks

    A)the position of inferior articular facets
    B)both a and b
    C)the path of nerves and blood vessels
    D)the attachment of intercostal muscles
    C)the path of nerves and blood vessels
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Ribs 11 and 12 are called floating ribs because they

    A)attach only indirectly to the sternum
    B)do not articulate directly with any other bone
    C)do not articulate with the vertebrae
    D)have no connection to the sternum
    D)have no connection to the sternum
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. The three parts of the sternum are the

    A)interarticular crest, tubercle, and body
    B)jugular notch, xiphoid process, and capitulum
    C)manubrium, body, and xiphoid process
    D)manubrium, head, and shaft
    C)manubrium, body, and xiphoid process
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. The word root xiphos most nearly means

    A)lowest point
    B)sword
    C)tip
    D)sternum
    B)sword
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. Under normal conditions, deterioration of the axial skeleton begins

    A)shortly after puberty but accelerates around age 35
    B)in early childhood and continues throughout life
    C)only if a person’s dietary calcium intake declines
    D)at approximately age 40 in women and 50 in men
    B)in early childhood and continues throughout life
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. In the axial skeleton, centers of ossification are readily observable by which week of development?

    A)third
    B)sixth
    C)twentieth
    D)tenth
    D)tenth
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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