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Multiple Choice Quiz

This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1
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Which of the following is NOT a function of the skeletal system?
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Question 2
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The bone marrow that produces blood cells is found in ____________.
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Question 3
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The nonliving portion of the bone is mostly _______________.
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Question 4
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The periosteum _________________.
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Question 5
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The name spongy bone refers to the _______________.
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Question 6
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Bone-forming cells are called ____________.
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Question 7
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Which of the following hormones control growth?
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Question 8
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The healing of a fracture or break is dependent upon which of the following tissues?
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Question 9
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Which of the following describes bone remodeling?
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Question 10
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Which of the following activities would lead to the strongest bones?
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Question 11
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Which of the following is part of the pectoral girdle?
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Question 12
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The axial skeleton _________________.
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Question 13
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When people have a hip replaced, what is the name of the leg bone involved in the replacement?
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Question 14
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Pain in the lower back is associated with which of the following?
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Question 15
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The movement in what type of joint in the mother facilitates the delivery of a baby?
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Question 16
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A pitcher is most likely to injure which type of joint?
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Question 17
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Adequate calcium intake is important for strong bones. What might happen if there is inadequate calcium intake?
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Question 18
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Ligaments connect__________.
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Question 19
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Which type of joint is most likely to develop arthritis?
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Question 20
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Which of the following disorders is caused by an attack of the joint tissues by the body's immune system?
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