This is a layer of hyaline cartilage that reduces friction between bones involved in the joint.
Put the bones cells in order of their maturation from unspecialized to specialized.
The correct sequence of processes that occur during bone elongation at the epiphyseal plate are:
During adulthood, which of the following does NOT contribute to bone remodeling and growth?
The branch of medicine that deals with correction of disorders of the musculoskeletal system is called
Which of the following is NOT true of surface markings on bone.
These bones form the inferior lateral aspects of the cranium and part of the cranial floor.
These projections on either side of the foramen magnum articulate with depressions on the first cervical vertebrae.
This cranial bone is anterior to the sphenoid and posterior to the nasal bones. It contains foramina for the olfactory cranial nerve.
Joe was found dead. His hyoid bone was broken. What was the most likely cause of death?
Primary curves of the vertebrae include
What bone feature of the second cervical vertebrae articulates with the first cervical vertebrae?
This is the anterior bone that articulates with the manubrium of the sternum at the sternoclavicular joint.
This bone’s shape comes from the medial half of the bone being convex anteriorly and the lateral half is concave anteriorly.
This part of the clavicle is rounded and articulates with the manubrium of the sternum.
Why is the clavicle one of the most broken bones in the human body?
Which of the following bones is located in the posterior thorax between the second and seventh vertebrae?
Which of the following is fully visible with the scapula in a lateral orientation
This is a spool shaped surface of the humerus medial to the capitulum that articulates with the ulna.
The medial and lateral epicondyle are found on the distal end of the humerus and are used for
What is the function of the interosseous membrane between the ulna and radius?
What is the function of the pelvic girdle?
This extends superiorly and laterally along the superior ramus to merge with the arcuate line of the ilium.
This is bordered by the lumbar vertebrae posteriorly, the upper portion of the hip bones laterally and the abdominal wall anteriorly.
Which ridge serves as an attachment point for tendons of the thigh muscles?
In this type of fibrous joint, the connective tissue is arranged either as a bundle or as a sheet.
Which of the following can be classified as synarthrosis joints?
The joint between the first rib and the manubrium of the sternum is classified as
Examples of these include the fibular and tibial collateral ligaments of the knee joint
This type of motion results from relatively flat bone surfaces moving back and forth and from side to side with respect to one another.
This is a type of movement where there is a decrease in the angle between articulating bones.
Bending the trunk forward at the intervertebral discs is an example of what type of angular movement?
Examples of this type of movement include moving the humerus laterally at the shoulder joint.
This type of movement is a continuous sequence of flexion, abduction, extension, and adduction.
Which of the following is not considered a special movement?
What type of movement can be seen in your clavicles at your acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joints by crossing your arms?
In this type of joint, the rounded or pointed surface of one bone articulates with a ring formed partly by another bone and partly by a ligament.
A condyloid joint...