ScienceFusion The Human Body Unit 1.2: The Skeletal & Muscular Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which type of synovial joint allows all types of motion except gliding?

Question 2 2. How is cartilage different from bone and muscle?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is in the correct sequence? From smallest to largest.

Question 4 4. Which fibrous connective tissue connects bones to other bones?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is described as the bones that make up the spine and protect the spinal cord?

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Question 6 6. Which of these disorders causes the foot to be rotated inward at birth?

Question 7 7. If you examined an area in the body where a lot of muscles are connected together, such as the back, what are you likely to find?

Question 8 8. Where are red blood cells made?

Question 9 9. Which of these is a inflammation of the synovial membrane in a joint?

Question 10 10. Which of the following best describes the human skeleton?

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Question 11 11. Which type of synovial joints allow rotational motion in only one plane?

Question 12 12. An abnormal lateral curvature in the spine is called:

Question 13 13. Which type of fracture occurs when the bone is broken straight across at a right angle to the long axis of the bone?

Question 14 14. If an agonist muscle contracts. . .

Question 15 15. Which of these is a benign (non-cancerous) bone tumor?

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Question 16 16. Which type of fracture, also known as a stress fracture, results in a tiny crack on one side of the bone?

Question 17 17. In cartilage connective tissue, which of the following forms the extracellular matrix?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a function of the bones?

Question 19 19. What is the most common cause of disability in people over age 55?

Question 20 20. What two things are connected by a tendon?

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Question 21 21. Cartilage is a type of _____.

Question 22 22. If you break a bone, the part of the bone that might bleed would be found in the _____.

Question 23 23. The most common type of cell found in bone connective tissue is an _____.

Question 24 24. Which disease is characterized by the excessive breakdown and remodeling of bone, leading to the formation of enlarged and misshapen bones?

Question 25 25. In which type of fracture is the bone broken into several pieces?

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Question 26 26. Which general type of joint is made of two bone connected by cartilage?

Question 27 27. The order of cartilages from greatest to fewest chondrocytes is:

Question 28 28. Which of these is always found in a synovial joint?

Question 29 29. Severe inflammation of the spinal joints that causes new bone to form and fuses the joints together is called:

Question 30 30. Which general type of joint allows almost no motion?

ScienceFusion The Human Body Unit 1.2: The Skeletal & Muscular Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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