Articulations MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1) An immovable joint is a(n) A)amphiarthrosis.B)synarthrosis.C)symphysis.D)diarthrosis.E)syndesmosis.1) 2) A slightly movable joint is a(n) 2) 3) A freely movable joint is a(n) 4) A suture is an example of a(n) 5) An epiphyseal line is an example of a A)synchondrosis.B)symphysis.C)syndesmosis.D)synostosis.E)gomphosis.5) 6) Dense connective tissue is to a suture as a periodontal ligament is to a(n) 7) A synovial joint is an example of a(n) 1
8) A ligamentous connection such as an interosseus ligament is termed a 9) Which of the following is not a function of synovial fluid? A)shock absorptionB)lubricationC)provides nutrientsD)increases osmotic pressure within jointE)protects articular cartilages 9) 10)Which of the following is not a characteristic of articular cartilage? 10) 11)Which of these is one of the four major types of synarthrotic joints? 11) 12)Bursae are found in all of the following areas, except 12) 13)Dislocations are quite painful due to stimulation of pain receptors. One place these receptors areabsent is A)within the tendons around the joint.B)within the joint capsule.C)within the ligaments around the joint.D)inside the joint cavity.E)both C and D 13) 14)A movement away from the midline of the body is termed 14) 2
15)To pinch with a thumb and finger involves a movement called 15)
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