Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System

What is this type of joint?

synovial joint
synarthrosis
symphysis
fibrous joint

Which joint is a synchondrosis?

interphalangeal
sternocostal
intervertebral
intertarsal

Which joint is a condylar joint?

frontonasal
metacarpophalangeal
carpometacarpal
sacroiliac

Which joint has a deep cup-like depression?

talocrural
femoroacetabular
tibiofibular
femorotibial

Which joint uses fibrocartilage pads to absorb compressive shock and increase overall joint stability?

glenohumeral
femorotibial
femoroacetabular
humeroulnar

Gross Anatomy of the Muscular System

Identify the structure labeled “e.”

head of femur
femur
greater trochanter
lesser trochanter

If you turn your palm over to rest downward against a table then your hand is exhibiting:

dorsiflexion
pronation
inversion
supination

Which term describes an increase in angle between articulating bones?

flexion
adduction
abduction
extension

Which term describes movement of the foot laterally?

eversion
dorsiflexion
plantarflexion
inversion

Which joint structure contains a periodontal ligament?

suture
synchondrosis
gomphosis
syndesmosis

Regarding a joint cavity, where is the periosteum found?

lining the articular surfaces of the bones
forming the inner layer of the synovial cavity
lining the outside of the bone but not in the synovial cavity
forming the outer layer of the synovial cavity

What is this type of synovial joint

plane joint
pivot joint
hinge joint
condylar joint