Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

A&P Ch 9 Joints

Joints

QuestionAnswer
This special movement occurs when you stand on your heels. Dorsiflexion
The joint found between the metacarpals and phalanges is an example of which type of joint? condyloid joint
This type of joint lacks a synovial cavity. Fibrous
This type of joint is freely movable. Diarthrosis
This is a fibrous joint composed of a thin layer of dense fibrous connective tissue between the bones Suture
Another term for dentoalveolar joint, which is found only between a tooth and the jawbone. Gomphosis
Gomphosis, Synchondrosis, and Suture are what type of joints synarthrotic joint
Synovial joints have Freely move, Include a cavity, and have ligaments
Which tissue covers the surface of every bone at a synovial joint? Articular (hyaline) cartilage
Every synovial joint is encased in a dense connective tissue called a: Capsule
Which crossing ligaments are found within the knee joint? The anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments
This is used to reduce friction in joints or where soft tissues slide over bones. Bursae
The degrees of a circle through which the bones of a joint can move is called ROM
These cartilaginous articulations are found between the bodies of all but the 1st two vertebrae. Intervertebral discs, functionally classified as slightly moveable joints (amphiarthrosis)
In an adult, what is the functional classification of a suture joint? Synarthrosis
In this type of fibrous joint, the connective tissue is arranged either as a bundle or as a sheet between the bones. Syndesmosis
The epiphyseal plate, found only at the ends of growing bones, is an example of this type of joint. Synchondrosis
What is made from dense regular connective tissue? Ligaments
Another term for menisci is? and what do they do? Articular discs and Maintain the stability of a joint
The lambdoid suture is an example of which 2 types of joints? amphiarthrosis and fibrous joint
The inner layer of the articular capsule is the synovial membrane
The temporomandibular joint is functionally classed as a diarthrosis
 

 



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards