Test #5

  1. The cranium encloses and protects the __
  2. Which of the following is not a cranial bone?

    C. maxillary
  3. Foramina, located on the bones of the skull, serve primarily as passageways for __
    nerves and blood vessels
  4. Which of the following statements is false?

    A. The frontal suture joins the frontal bone and the temporal bones.
  5. The sphenoid bone contains a saddle shaped depression called the __ which holds the pituitary gland.
    sella turcica
  6. The temporal bone has an opening caled the __ that houses the inner ear apparatus.
    external auditory meatus
  7. The opening in the occipital bone in which the brain stem passes through to become the spinal cord is known as the _.
    foramen magnum
  8. Olfactory nerves pass through the __ of the ethmoid bone.
    cribiform plates
  9. The __ make up the cheek bones of the face.
    zygomatic bones
  10. The hard palate consists of the __
    maxillary and palatine bones
  11. Th elower jaw and only movable bone in the skull is the __.
  12. The sinuses in the skull are found in: __
    sphenoid, frontal, ethmoid, maxillary bones
  13. What is the correct sequence of the vertebrae from superior to inferior?
    • cervical
    • thoracic
    • lumbar
    • sacrum
    • coccyx
  14. The first and second cervical vertebrae have specific names which are the __.
    atlas and axis
  15. Cervical vertebrae can usually be distinguished from other vertebrae by the presence of __.
    transverse foramina
  16. The dens is found on the __.
  17. Thoracic vertebrae can be distinguished from other vertebrae by the presence of __.
    facets for the articulation of ribs
  18. The largest of the vertebrae are the __.
  19. The __ separate the bodies of adjacent vertebrae.
    intervertebral discs
  20. Both men and women have __ pairs of ribs.
  21. The __ parts of the sternum from superior to inferior are:
    manubrium, middle body, lower xiphoid process
  22. Which of the following statements concerning the types of ribs is defined correctly?

    C. Floating ribs are usually the last two ribs which are not attached to the sternum at all.
  23. The bones of the pectoral girdle include the :__
    clavicles and scapulae
  24. The scapula is divided into two regions on its posterior surface by the __.
  25. The bone that articuates with the scapula at the glenoid cavity is the __
  26. The __ is located on teh distal, posterior surface of the humerus and articulates with the olecranon process of the ulna when the arm is extended.
    olecranon fossa
  27. The bones of teh wrist are called the __
  28. The thumb lacks which phalange?
  29. The bone that articulates with the acetabulum is the
  30. The ilium joins the sacrum at the
    sacroiliac joint
  31. The weight bearing bone of the lower leg is the
  32. The __ encloses the spinal cord.
    vertebral foramen
  33. The __ has a trochlear notch.
  34. The __ has both a greater and lesser trochanter.
  35. The anatomical name for the heel bone is __
  36. The __ are passageways for the spinal nerves.
    intervertebral foramen
  37. The acromion process forms the tip of the shoulder and can be found on the __.
  38. The lateral malleolus is part of the __.
  39. The medial malleolus is part of the __.
  40. The __ serve as passageways for arteries that lead to the brain.
    transverse foramina
  41. The greater and lesser tubercles can be found on the __.
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Test #5
First Semester