Medical Quiz

Skeletal Tissue Quiz


Which of these is not a type of cartilage?

A. Hyaline Cartilage

B. Elastic Cartilage

C. Fibrocartilage

D. Fibrous Cartilage

What connects lacunae?

A. osteocytes

B. canaliculi

C. periosteum

D. matrix

Chrondroblasts are

A. Minor breaks in the cartilage

B. Reactions that occur in the cartilage

C. Cartilage cells

D. None of these

What kind of tissue is the forerunner of long bones in the embryo?

A. Hyaline cartilage

B. Fibrocartilage

C. Elastic cartilage

D. Dense fibrous connective tissue

E. Elastic connective tissue

A baby’s skeleton is made mostly of

A. calcium

B. bone

C. cartilage

D. phosphorus

Which of the following is not a function of the skeletal system?

A. Support

B. Communication

C. Hematopoiesis

D. Mineral storage

There is a large percentage of fat in ___________ marrow.

A. Red

B. Blue

C. Green

D. Yellow

Layers of bone matrix.

A. Osteoclast

B. Osteoblast

C. Canaliculi

D. Lamellae

Small channels that radiate through the matrix of bone.

A. Osteoblast

B. Osteoclast

C. Canaliculi

D. Lamellae

your friend gets their nose pierced. What type of cartilage did they pierce?

A. hyaline

B. fibrous

C. elastic

Hyaline cartilage exists in …

A. our ears

B. our nose

C. our trachea

D. our spine

Cells that can build bony matrix.

A. Osteoblasts

B. Osteoclasts

C. Canaliculi

D. Lamellae

A bone shaft fracture is a break in the ___________.

A. Epiphysis

B. Diaphysis

C. Metaphysis

D. ACartilage

What is the function of marrow?

A. To make protein

B. To make red blood cells and store fat.

C. reduce friction

D. to hold bones together

Which letter is the epiphyseal plate?

A. j

B. d

C. g

D. f

Which letter is compact bone?

A. f

B. h

C. d

D. j

The small spaces in bone tissue that are holes in which osteocytes reside are called _______________.

A. Trabeculae

B. Volkmann’s canals

C. Haversian canals

D. Lacunae

Which type of cartilage is between our vertebrae?

A. Hyaline Cartilage

B. Fibrocartilage

C. Elastic Cartilage

Most abundant

A. Hyaline cartilage

B. Elastic cartilage

C. Fibrocartilage


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