Diaphysis of Bone: Definition & Function


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In long bones, the diaphysis is composed of what kind of bone?

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1. What role do osteoblasts play in the body?

2. Diaphyses are highly concentrated areas of which of the following?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will increase your knowledge about diaphysis of bone and what it does for the body. The topics in this quiz will be informative and helpful when you study the lesson review.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will be quizzed on:

  • The function of diaphysis in long bones
  • Understanding the role of osteoblasts
  • The bone composition of diaphysis in long bones

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the function of diaphysis in long bones
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the role of osteoblasts
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the bone composition of diaphysis in long bones

Additional Learning

To learn more about diaphysis of bone and its function, review the lesson called Diaphysis of Bone: Definition & Function. The lesson will cover the following topics:

  • Definition of diaphysis
  • Parts of the diaphysis
  • Meaning of bone remodeling