Medical Quiz

Skull Quiz


Which bone is highlighted in this image? (Hint: Butterfly shape)

A. Sphenoid Bone

B. Ethmoid Bone

C. Zygomatic Bone

D. Temporal Bone

The highlighted bone is the:

A. Frontal Bone

B. Parietal Bone

C. Maxillary Bone

D. Nasal Bone

A. Zygomatic Bones

B. Temporal Bones

C. Frontal Bone

D. Maxillary Bones

The highlighted bone is the:

A. Parietal Bone

B. Occipital Bone

C. Humerus

D. Mandible

This bone is the:

A. Occipital Bone

B. Zygomatic Bone

C. Temporal Bone

D. Parietal Bone

This bone is the:

A. Temporal Bone

B. Zygomatic Bone

C. Parietal Bone

D. Mandible

A. Palatine Bones

B. Ethmoid Bone

C. Sphenoid Bone

D. Lacrimal Bones

True or False: The skull is completely finished developing when we are born.



A. Vomer

B. Ethmoid Bone

C. Sphenoid Bone

D. Occipital Bone

This is the name for an air filled-cavity within one of the bones of the skull. These cavities contain tissue that produces mucus that will drain into the nose.

A. Sinus

B. Fissure

C. Notch

D. Foramen

A. Nasal Bones

B. Maxillary Bones

C. Palatine Bones

D. Lacrimal Bones

The soft, cartilage-based areas between bones that are present in the skulls of newborns are called:

A. Fontanels

B. Sutures

C. Fusions

D. Plates

The two types of bones in the skull are:

A. Cranial Bones and Facial Bones

B. Cranial Bones and Cephalic Bones

C. Facial Bones and Cephalic Bones

D. Skullish Bones and Cephalic Bones

(Hint: smallest facial bones)

A. Lacrimal Bones

B. Nasal Bones

C. Maxillary Bones

D. Zygomatic Bones

A. Maxillary Bones

B. Nasal Bones

C. Mandible

D. Zygomatic Bones

A. Mandible

B. Maxillary Bone

C. Nasal Bones

D. Frontal Bone


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