The Appendicular Skeleton

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Question 1
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Which of the following bones is not part of the appendicular skeleton?

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A

scapula

B

tibia

C

sacrum

D

coxal bones

E

clavicles

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Question 2
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The medial end of the clavicle is also known as the ________ end.

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A

acromial

B

sternal

C

coracoidal

D

manubrial

E

scapular

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Question 3
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Which of the following is the term for the articulation of the clavicles with the sternum?

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A

acromioclavicular joint

B

sternoclavicular joint

C

acromiosternal joint

D

sternoacromial joint

E

costalclavicular joint

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Question 4
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Which of the following is the term for the articulation of the clavicles with the scapulae?

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A

acromioclavicular joint

B

sternoclavicular joint

C

acromiosternal joint

D

sternoacromial joint

E

costalclavicular joint

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Question 5
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The acromion is continuous with a prominent ridge of bone on the posterior surface of the scapula known as the

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A

conoid tubercle.

B

glenoid cavity.

C

coracoid process.

D

spine.

E

inferior angle.

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Question 6
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The anterior surface of the scapula is smooth and concave. The name of the concave depression is the

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A
supraspinous fossa.
B
infraspinous fossa.
C
subscapular fossa.
D
subspinous fossa.
E
glenoid fossa.
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Question 7
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The scapula is roughly triangular in shape. Which of the following are correct terms for the borders?

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A
superior, medial, and lateral borders
B
dorsal and costal borders
C
anterior, posterior, and superior borders
D
scapular, sternal, and clavicular borders
E
pectoral borders
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Question 8
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The only direct connection between the pectoral girdle and the axial skeleton is where the

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A
clavicle articulates with the humerus.
B
clavicle articulates with the manubrium of the sternum.
C
coxal bones articulate with the femur.
D
vertebral column articulates with the sacrum.
E
clavicle articulates with the xiphoid process.
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Question 9
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The clavicle articulates with the

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A
coracoid process and the humerus.
B
glenoid cavity and scapular spine.
C
coracoid process and acromion.
D
manubrium and xiphoid process.
E
manubrium and acromion.
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Question 10
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Which of the following constitutes the pectoral girdle?

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A
clavicles only
B
clavicles and scapulae
C
clavicles, scapulae, and humerus
D
clavicles, scapulae, humerus, radius, and ulna
E
clavicles, scapulae, humerus, radius, ulna, and carpal bones
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Question 11
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Which of the following is located closest to the jugular notch?

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A
medial end of scapula
B
medial end of clavicle
C
lateral end of scapula
D
lateral end of clavicle
E
xiphoid process
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Question 12
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Which of the following is most commonly fractured in a fall?

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A
radius
B
scapula
C
clavicle
D
sternum
E
glenoid cavity
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Question 13
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The appendicular skeleton includes the bones of the upper and lower extremities and their supporting elements called

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A
joints.
B
girdles.
C
sutures.
D
ball and socket.
E
rotator cuffs.
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Question 14
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Two prominent features of the clavicle are the conoid tubercle at the lateral end and the ________ tuberosity at the medial end.

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A
costal
B
sternal
C
acromial
D
deltoid
E
scapular
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Question 15
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The scapula articulates with the humerus at the ________ joint.

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A
acromiogleno
B
acromiohumoral
C
glenohumoral
D
glenoscapular
E
humeroscapular
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Question 16
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The ________ are S-shaped bones that articulate lateral to the jugular notch.

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A
scapulae
B
manubria
C
coracoid processes
D
clavicles
E
acromial processes
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Question 17
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Figure 8-1 The Scapula
Use Figure 8-1 to answer the following questions:
-Identify the structure labeled "1."

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A
spine of scapula
B
scapular process
C
acromion
D
coracoid process
E
scapular notch
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Question 18
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Figure 8-1 The Scapula
Use Figure 8-1 to answer the following questions:
-Identify the structure labeled "2."

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A
glenoid cavity
B
acetabulum
C
scapular cavity
D
subscapular fossa
E
rotator cup
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Question 19
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Figure 8-1 The Scapula
Use Figure 8-1 to answer the following questions:
-Which structure is the acromion?

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A
1
B
2
C
3
D
4
E
5
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Question 20
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Figure 8-1 The Scapula
Use Figure 8-1 to answer the following questions:
-Identify the structure labeled "7."

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A
acromion
B
scapular process
C
spine of scapula
D
coracoid process
E
scapular notch
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