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Chapter Practice Test



This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1
1 The role of the cranium is to __________.
 
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Question 2
2 A joint between skull bones is called a __________.
 
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Question 3
3 Which of the following is the most deeply situated bone in the skull?
 
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Question 4
4 Match the following.

Using the pull-down menus, match each item in the left column to the corresponding item in the right column.
A is the most anterior part of the cranium
B surrounds the external ear canal
C forms the bulk of the cranial ceiling
D forms a part of the nasal septum
E forms most of the base of the skull
F encloses the pituitary
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Question 5
5 Which of the following is a facial bone?
 
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Question 6
6 The only bone of the facial skeleton that does NOT articulate with the maxillae is the __________.
 
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Question 7
7 Which of the following bones does NOT form a part of the orbits of the eyes?
 
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Question 8
8 The only bone of the body that does NOT articulate directly with any other bone is the __________.
 
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Question 9
9 How many cervical vertebrae are there in a normal adult?
 
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Question 10
10 The inferior end of the vertebral column is composed of the __________.
 
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Question 11
11 Which of the following is characterized by a ruptured anulus fibrosis?
 
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Question 12
12 The vertebral disc is housed between the __________ of the vertebrae.
 
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Question 13
13 A human normally has ten pairs of ribs.
   
 
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Question 14
14 The vertebrae that have enhanced weight-bearing capability are the __________.
 
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Question 15
15 Match the following.

Using the pull-down menus, match each item in the left column to the corresponding item in the right column.
A have a direct sternal attachment via costal cartilage
B do not have a direct sternal attachment
C lack anterior attachments
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Question 16
16 Choose the MISMATCHED pairing.
 
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Question 17
17 The female pelvis __________.
 
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Question 18
18 The gluteal tuberosity is a bone marking found on the__________.
 
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Question 19
19 The heel bone is called the __________.
 
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Question 20
20 Which of the following does NOT correlate with the skull growth spurt that is seen between the ages of 6 and 13?
 
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