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1 8 Joints

2 The site where two or more bones meet is called a(n) ________.
cartilage connection site alignment site auriculation site articulation site Answer: d. articulation site

3 Bony, cartilaginous, immovable
Which of the following correctly lists the three structural types of joints? Bony, cartilaginous, immovable Synarthrotic, diarthrotic, amphiarthrotic Fibrous, cartilaginous, synovial Sutures, syndesmoses, gomphoses Answer: c. Fibrous, cartilaginous, synovial

4 An amphiarthrotic joint exhibits which level of movement?
Immovable Slightly movable Freely movable Slightly immovable Answer: b. Slightly movable

5 Of the following types of joints, which type occurs only in the skull?
Suture Ball and socket Hinge Symphysis Answer: a. Sutures

6 The ___________ the ligament fibers of a syndesmosis, the _______ the degree of movement.
longer; greater longer; smaller shorter; greater wider; smaller Answer: a. longer; greater

7 Syndesmosis and gomphosis Synchondrosis and symphysis
Which of the following describes the two types of cartilaginous joints? Syndesmosis and gomphosis Synchondrosis and symphysis Ball and socket and hinge Symphysis and syndesmosis Answer: b. Synchondrosis and symphysis

8 Which of the following joints is a site of long bone growth?
Symphysis Ball and socket Gomphosis Synchondrosis Answer: d. Synchondrosis

9 The connections between the vertebrae are not examples of joints.
When someone has “slipped a disc” of their vertebral column, which type of joint have they disrupted? Synchondrosis Suture Symphysis The connections between the vertebrae are not examples of joints. Answer: c. Symphysis

10 All synovial joints are __________.
diarthrotic amphiarthrotic synarthrotic none of the above Answer: a. diarthrotic

11 Which of the following synovial joint components is responsible for secreting synovial fluid?
Articular cartilage Synovial cavity Articular capsule Synovial membrane Answer: d. Synovial membrane

12 Much of the friction associated with synovial joints is reduced by the presence of __________.
tendons fatty pads bursae fibrous capsules Answer: c. bursae

13 The greatest degree of motion that synovial joints display is described as _________.
nonaxial movement uniaxial movement biaxial movement multiaxial movement Answer: d. multiaxial movement

14 When you raise your hand superiorly to correctly answer a question, that movement type is an example of _______. extension protraction pronation abduction Answer: c. flexion

15 Pointing your toes downward is described as which type of movement?
Plantar flexion Dorsiflexion Pronation Supination Answer: a. Plantar flexion

16 This type of synovial joint can be seen when you bend your index finger to motion someone forward.
Plane Hinge Pivot Condyloid Answer: b. Hinge

17 The ________ joint is the largest and most complex of the body.
knee shoulder hip elbow Answer: a. knee

18 The knee joint is most susceptible to injury when _________ blows are applied to the knee.
vertical lateral posterior inferior Answer: b. lateral

19 An injury common to baseball players is a torn rotator cuff
An injury common to baseball players is a torn rotator cuff. This collection of muscles and tendons is associated with the _________ joint. shoulder elbow hip knee Answer: a. shoulder

20 The most common joint injuries include:
sprains. dislocations. cartilage injuries. both a and b. Answer: d. both a and b.

21 The most common form of chronic arthritis is _________.
osteoarthritis rheumatoid arthritis gouty arthritis subluxation Answer: a. osteoarthritis

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