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Chapter Practice Test



This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1
1 Which of the following is NOT composed of hyaline cartilage?
 
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Question 2
2 Interstitial growth __________.
 
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Question 3
3 The appendicular skeleton includes the upper and lower limb bones.
   
 
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Question 4
4 Which of the following bones belong to the axial skeleton?
 
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Question 5
5 Which of the following is classified as a short bone?
 
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Question 6
6 Bones serve as an important reservoir of __________.
 
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Question 7
7 Fossae are __________.
 
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Question 8
8 Yellow marrow is useful as __________.
 
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Question 9
9 Bone is broken down by __________.
 
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Question 10
10 Red marrow can revert to yellow marrow if a person is anemic and more red blood cells are needed by the body.
   
 
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Question 11
11 The structural unit of compact bone is __________.
 
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Question 12
12 Spongy bone contains osteons.
   
 
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Question 13
13 Collagen fibers do NOT __________.
 
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Question 14
14 Most bones below the base of the skull form by endochondral ossification.
   
 
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Question 15
15 At the end of secondary ossification, hyaline cartilage can be found __________.
 
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Question 16
16 In adolescence, the "growth spurt" that is observed is mainly attributed to an increase in __________.
 
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Question 17
17 When Ca2+ concentration in the blood becomes lower than normal, __________.
 
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Question 18
18 A patient is brought to the emergency room with a broken bone. According to the x-ray, the bone is fragmented into three pieces. This would be considered a __________.
 
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Question 19
19 The final step in fracture repair is __________.
 
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Question 20
20 Rickets can be caused by __________.
 
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