Chapter 7 - Chapter 7: The Skeleton 1) A Colle's fracture...

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Chapter 7: The Skeleton 1) A Colle's fracture is a break in the distal end of the radius. True 2) All of the bones of the skull, except the mandible, are united by sutures and are therefore immovable. True 3) The foramen magnum goes through the occipital bone. True 4) The mastoid sinuses are located at a position in the skull where they are usually free from infections. False 5) The vertebral column is held in place primarily by the anterior and posterior longitudinal ligaments. True 6) Ribs numbered 11 and 12 are true ribs because they have no anterior attachments. False 7) The most common site of fracture in the humerus is the anatomical neck. False 8) The layman's name for the scapula is the collarbone. False 9) A temporal bone protrusion riddled with sinuses is the styloid process. False 10) Costal cartilages join most ribs to the sternum. True 1) The tubercle of a rib articulates with the transverse process of a vertebra. True 12) In women of childbearing age, the dimensions of the true pelvis are of utmost importance. True 13) The term vertebrochondral ribs refers to ribs that attach to each other before they attach to the sternum. True 14) In the anatomical position, the lateral forearm bone is the radius. True 15) The vomer forms part of the nasal septum. True 16) The cranial vault of the skull is also called the calvaria. True 17) The lacrimal bones contain openings that allow the tear ducts to pass. True 18) The largest and strongest bone of the face is the maxilla. False 19) There are seven cervical, twelve thoracic, and five lumbar vertebrae. True 20) Lordosis affects the thoracic vertebrae. False 21) All vertebrae possess a body, a spine, and transverse foramina. False 22) The dens articulates with the axis. False 23) The pituitary gland is housed in a saddlelike depression in the temporal bone called the sella turcica. False 24) The ischium articulates with both the ilium and the pubis. True 1) Which forms the largest portion of the coxal bone? A) ischium B) pubis C) ilium D) pelvic 2) The membranous areas between the cranial bones of the fetal skull are called ________. A) areolas B) foramina C) sutures D) fontanelles 3) What makes up the axial skeleton? A) the skull, vertebral column, and pelvis B) arms, legs, hands, and feet C) the skull, vertebral column, and rib cage D) shoulder and pelvic girdles 4) The ethmoid bone is composed of all of the following except the ________. A) superior nasal concha
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Chapter 7 - Chapter 7: The Skeleton 1) A Colle's fracture...

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