PCP Quiz 21

Question 1 of 23

In a lateral dislocation of the ankle, the affected limb:





Question 2 of 23

Which of the following is NOT one of the six P's in evaluating limb injury?





Question 3 of 23

A(n) ________ fracture is a complete break in the bone that runs across it at about a 90-degree angle.





Question 4 of 23

With a great enough applied force, joints can be moved beyond their normal range of motion, causing a complete displacement of bone ends. This is known as a(n) ________, and is characterized by ________.





Question 5 of 23

All of the following are functions of the musculoskeletal system EXCEPT:





Question 6 of 23

Which of the following functions is associated with osteoblasts?





Question 7 of 23

The area where cartilage is generated during bone growth in childhood is the:





Question 8 of 23

Which of the following is the main function of the red bone marrow found within the internal cavity of a bone?





Question 9 of 23

Joints permitting relatively free movement, such as the knee and hip, are known as:





Question 10 of 23

An example of a biaxial joint allowing movement in two planes is (are) the:





Question 11 of 23

The connective tissue(s) that connects bone to bone and holds joints together is (are):





Question 12 of 23

The bending motion that increases the angle between articulating elements is known as:





Question 13 of 23

Which of the following is NOT part of the axial skeleton?





Question 14 of 23

All of the following joints allow for movement of the wrists and fingers EXCEPT the:





Question 15 of 23

The knee is an example of a modified:





Question 16 of 23

Bone maturation is generally completed by the ages of:





Question 17 of 23

The effects of bone aging after age 40 might include all of the following EXCEPT:





Question 18 of 23

The MOST specialized muscle tissue is:





Question 19 of 23

The point of attachment that remains stationary during muscular contraction is the:





Question 20 of 23

The skeletal muscles that provide the ability for voluntary movement are controlled by the:





Question 21 of 23

More than half the energy created by muscle motion is:





Question 22 of 23

________ are small perforations of the long bones through which the blood vessels and nerves travel into the bone itself.





Question 23 of 23

Muscles of the anterior aspect of the proximal lower extremity include all of the following EXCEPT: