BIOS 256 Week 4 Quiz

  1.  Which region of a long bone articulates with other bones? (Points : 3)
  2.  What is the region of long bone found between the diaphysis and the epiphysis called? (Points : 3)
  3.  What is the fibrous covering on the surface of bone that is involved in thickening of the bone called? (Points : 3)
  4.  What are the extracellular fluid-filled extensions of the lacunae called? (Points : 3)
  5.  How are osteons in compact bone tissue aligned? (Points : 3)
  6.  Which of the following correctly lists the order of the four zones of cartilage found within the growth plate starting at the epiphysis and extending to the diaphysis? (Points : 3)
  7.  Bone mass reduction is promoted by which hormone? (Points : 3)
  8.  Which of the following hormones is the most important for Ca2+ regulation? (Points : 3)
  9.  (TCO 4) Which of the following selections correctly lists the sequence of events that occur during intramembranous ossification? (Points : 3)
  10. (TCO 4) Which of the following hormones are more important post-puberty for bone growth? (Points : 3)
  11. Describe the steps in bone repair. (Points : 5)
  12. Patient X has a tumor of the parathyroid glands that causes a hypersecretion of PTH from these glands. Predict the effect this hypersecretion would have on the skeletal system and on the secretion of calcitonin from the thyroid gland. (Points : 5)