Multiple Choice Quiz on Skeletal System

This quiz is designed to assess your basic knowledge in 'skeletal system'. Questions come under ‘medium’ category. Choose the best answer from the four options given. When you've finished answering as many of the questions as you can, scroll down to the bottom of the page and check your answers by clicking 'Score'. Percentage score will be displayed along with right answers.
Skeletal system
1. Total number of bones in each limb of a man is
2. Sternum is connected to ribs by
bony matter
areolar tissue
hyaline cartilage
white fibrous cartilage
3. The cervical vertebrae in human is
same as in whale
more than that in rabbit
double than that of horse
less than than in giraffe
4. What will happen if ligament are torn?
bones will move freely at joint and no pain
bone will become unfixed
bone will become fixed
bone less movable at joint and pain
5. In human body, which one of the following is anatomically correct
collar bones - 3 pairs
floating ribs - 2 pairs
salivary glands - 1 pair
cranial nerves - 10 pairs
6. Which cartilage is present at the end of long bones?
calcified cartlage
hyaline catilage
fibrous cartilage
elastic cartilage
7. Bone related with skull is
8. The type of joint between the human skull bones is called
cartilaginous joint
hinge joint
fibrous joint
synovial joint
9. What is the name of joint between ribs and sternum?
cartilaginous joint
synovial joint
fibrous joint
angular joint
10. Long bones function in
support and erythrocyte synthesis
erythrocyte formation
support, erthryocyte and leucocyte synthesis
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