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Multiple-Choice Quiz



This activity contains 30 questions.

Question 1
1 Each of the following bones is part of the pelvic girdle, EXCEPT the __________.
 
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Question 2
2 Mary fractured her pisiform bone in a fall. What part of her body was injured?
 
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Question 3
3 Sinuses are found in all of the following bones, EXCEPT the __________.
 
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Question 4
4 The eleventh and twelfth ribs are called floating ribs because they lack __________.
 
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Question 5
5 The foramen magnum would be found in the __________ bone.
 
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Question 6
6 The olecranon process would be found on the __________.
 
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Question 7
7 What would you find located in the lacrimal fossa?
 
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Question 8
8 When standing normally, most of your weight is transmitted to the ground by the __________.
 
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Question 9
9 Which of the following bones would most likely be involved in surgery to remove a tumor on the pituitary gland?
 
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Question 10
10 Which of the following is NOT a part of the axial division of the skeletal system?
 
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Question 11
11 Which of the following is the heel bone?
 
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Question 12
12 The crista galli is a projection from which bone?
 
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Question 13
13 At its distal end, the femur articulates with the __________.
 
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Question 14
14 A common injury in the winter is a fall in which someone hits the back of his or her head on the ice. What bone is most likely to be involved in this type of fall?
 
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Question 15
15 How many regions of the vertebral column are there?
 
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Question 16
16 Sutures connect all the bones of the skull, EXCEPT the __________.
 
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Question 17
17 The "calvaria" of the skull is another name for the:
 
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Question 18
18 The frontal sinuses are located __________.
 
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Question 19
19 Which of the following cranial bones receives the condyle of the mandible?
 
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Question 20
20 Which of the following sinuses is in high risk of infection spreading from the middle ear?
 
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Question 21
21 Which of the following sutures is most likely to contain sutural bones?
 
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Question 22
22 Where would a dentist inject lidocaine to prevent pain in the lower teeth?
 
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Question 23
23 In a(n) __________, the vertebral column is formed from 33 separate bones.
 
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Question 24
24 Which of the following spinal deformities is quite common during late childhood in females?
 
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Question 25
25 C7 is referred to as the "vertebra prominens" because __________.
 
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Question 26
26 The pectoral girdle does not quite satisfy the features of a true girdle because __________.
 
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Question 27
27 The jugular notch on the sternum is __________.
 
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Question 28
28 When a person attempts to break their fall with an outstretched hand, they often wind up with __________.
 
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Question 29
29 All of the following could lead to "flat feet," EXCEPT __________.
 
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Question 30
30 Which of the following is a congenital abnormality of the appendicular skeleton?
 
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