ch9 - Articulations MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one...

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Unformatted text preview: 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) A) synarthrosis. B) gomphosis. C) synostosis. D) diarthrosis. E) amphiarthrosis. 2) 3) A freely movable joint is a(n) A) synarthrosis. B) diarthrosis. C) amphiarthrosis. D) symphysis. E) syndesmosis. 3) 4) A suture is an example of a(n) A) symphysis. B) amphiarthrosis. C) syndesmosis. D) synarthrosis. E) diarthrosis. 4) 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) A) amphiarthrosis. B) syndesmosis. C) gomphosis. D) synostosis. E) synchondrosis. 6) 7) A synovial joint is an example of a(n) A) synarthrosis. B) diarthrosis. C) symphysis. D) amphiarthrosis. E) syndesmosis. 7) 1 8) A ligamentous connection such as an interosseus ligament is termed a A) syndesmosis. B) synostosis. C) synchondrosis. D) symphysis. E) gomphosis. 8) 9) Which of the following is not a function of synovial fluid? A) shock absorption B) lubrication C) provides nutrients D) increases osmotic pressure within joint E) protects articular cartilages 9) 10) Which of the following is not a characteristic of articular cartilage? A) There is no perichondrium. B) It is composed of hyaline cartilage. C) It secretes synovial fluid. D) The matrix contains more water than other cartilages. E) Surfaces are normally slick and smooth. 10) 11) Which of these is one of the four major types of synarthrotic joints? A) gomphosis B) synostosis C) suture D) synchondrosis E) all of the above 11) 12) Bursae are found in all of the following areas, except A) tendon sheaths. B) around blood vessels. C) around many synovial joints. D) within connective tissue exposed to friction or pressure. E) beneath the skin covering a bone. 12) 13) Dislocations are quite painful due to stimulation of pain receptors. One place these receptors are absent 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 A) adduction. B) flexion. C) inversion. D) abduction. E) extension. 14) 2 15) To pinch with a thumb and finger involves a movement called A) opposition. B) eversion. C) retraction. D) circumduction. E) rotation. 15) 16) A common injury to the ankle occurs by excessive turning of the sole inward, termed A) inversion. B) eversion. C) protraction....
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