ch7 - The Axial Skeleton MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one...

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The Axial Skeleton MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) Which of the following is not part of the axial division of the skeletal system? A) skull B) auditory ossicles C) pectoral girdle D) hyoid bone E) vertebral column 1) 2) Which of the following is a function of the axial skeleton? A) provides an attachment for muscles that move the appendicular skeleton B) provides an attachment for muscles that move the head, neck, and trunk C) provides an attachment for muscles involved in respiration D) all of the above E) B and C only 2) 3) The foramen magnum is found in the ________ bone. A) sphenoid B) frontal C) parietal D) occipital E) temporal 3) 4) The suture that forms the articulation of the parietal bones with the frontal bone is the ________ suture. A) squamosal B) sagittal C) coronal D) lambdoidal E) rostral 4) 5) The calvaria (or skullcap) is formed by the ________ bones. A) frontal, temporal, parietal, and occipital B) frontal, temporal, and parietal C) frontal, parietal, and occipital D) temporal, parietal, and occipital E) frontal, temporal, and occipital 5) 6) Each of the following bones is a component of the orbital complex, except the ________ bone. A) ethmoid B) nasal C) sphenoid D) lacrimal E) frontal 6) 7) The zygomatic arch is formed by the union of processes from which two bones? A) zygomatic and maxilla B) frontal and temporal C) temporal and zygomatic D) sphenoid and temporal E) temporal and maxilla 7) 8) The external acoustic meatus is a foramen in which skull bone? A) auditory ossicles B) parietal C) vomer D) temporal E) zygomatic 8) 1
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9) The prominent bulge just posterior and inferior to the external auditory meatus is the A) condyloid process. B) occipital condyle. C) mastoid process. D) styloid process. E) temporal process. 9) 10) Which of these is not one of bones of the face? A) maxilla B) zygomatic C) vomer D) mandible E) frontal 10) 11) Each of the following landmarks is associated with the occipital bone except the A) occipital crest. B) jugular foramen. C) superficial nuchal lines. D) petrous process. E) hypoglossal canals. 11) 12) The superior and inferior temporal lines mark the points of attachment for A) muscles that open and close the eye. B) muscles that turn the head. C) muscles that close the mouth. D) muscles that stabilize the skull at the vertebral column. E) both A and D 12) 13) What organ is located in the lacrimal fossa? A) the frontal sinus B) tear gland C) the lacrimal ramus D) the pituitary gland E) the inner ear 13) 14) A point of attachment for muscles that rotate or extend the head is the A) articular tubercle. B) posterior clinoid process. C) styloid process.
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course BIOL 2401 taught by Professor Rameriz during the Spring '11 term at University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson.

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