What Is Synovial Fluid? - Definition & Function


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_____ causes synovial fluid to be viscous.

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1. Where is synovial fluid found?

2. Synovial fluid supplies nutrients to the _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Students can review their proficiency on the characteristics of synovial fluid with these assessments. The interactive quiz questions and printable worksheet will test your understanding of where synovial fluid is found and the function of synovial fluid.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Students will be tested on the following components of the lesson:

  • Location of synovial fluid
  • Number of places synovial fluid is found
  • Substance that causes synovial fluid to be viscous
  • What synovial fluid reduces
  • To which parts of the body synovial fluid gives nutrients

Skills Practiced

The following proficiencies will be practiced in the corresponding worksheet and quiz:

  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about the location of synovial fluid
  • Making connections- use understanding of the concept of the substance that makes synovial fluid viscous
  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related synovial fluid lesson

Additional Learning

To better understand the topic of a specific type of fluid found in the body, review the lesson called What is Synovial Fluid? - Definition & Function. This lesson aides students to:

  • Identify what synovial fluid is and what it is made up of
  • Recall the important function of synovial fluid
  • Review where synovial fluid can be found in the body
  • Know the benefits of synovial fluid through different examples