Joint Quiz

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Joint Quiz
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2011-06-22 22:16:11
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  1. This type of joint is held together by a fibrous connective tissue.
    Fibrous
  2. This type of joint lacks a synovial cavity.
    Fibrous

    Cartilaginous




































  3. This type of joint is freely movable.
    Diarthrosis
  4. How is a suture joint classified functionally?
    syathrosis
  5. Which of the following can be classified as synarthrosis joints?
    • Gomphosis
    • Synchondrosis
    • suture
    • aka not moving
  6. The joint between the first rib and the manubrium of the sternum is classified
    as
    • syncondrosis
    • Synrthrosis
    • Cartilaginous
  7. Which of the following is made from dense regular connective tissue?
    Ligaments
  8. Articular discs
    • Maintain the stability of a joint
    • Direct flow of the synovial fluid

  9. This is a type of movement where there is a decrease in the angle between
    articulating bones.
    flexion
  10. Examples of this type of movement include moving the humerus laterally at the
    shoulder joint
    Abduction
  11. This type of movement is a continuous sequence of flexion, abduction, extension,
    and adduction
    circumduction
  12. The bones at a synovial joint are covered by a layer of hyaline cartilage called
    Articulating cartilage
  13. where on a concave and where on convex is the cartilage
    • concave - out side - periphery
    • convex - in the center

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