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Human Skeleton Quiz

Test your skeletal smarts with this challenging quiz.

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Test your skeletal smarts with this challenging quiz.

1. How many bones are there in the human body?

  • 206.
  • 256.
  • 306.

2. Humans have which type of skeleton?

  • Endoskeleton.
  • Exoskeleton.

3. Which of the following is not a type of joint in the human body?

  • Hinge joint.
  • Rotator joint.
  • Ball-and-socket joint.

4. The ulna and radius make up which body part?

  • The lower arm.
  • The lower leg.
  • The skull.

5. Also known as the braincase, this body part is formed from a group of bones that fuse together in childhood.

  • Pelvis.
  • Cranium.
  • Sternum.

6. How many ribs does a human have?

  • 8 pairs.
  • 12 pairs.
  • 14 pairs.

7. Of the 12 pairs of ribs in your body, which ones are the longest?

  • 4th.
  • 7th.
  • 11th.

8. What is the longest bone in the human body?

  • Femur (thighbone).
  • Fibula (lower leg).
  • Radius (outer lower arm).

9. What is the smallest bone in the human body?

  • Stirrup (an inner ear bone).
  • Pisiform (a wrist bone).
  • Metatarsus (a foot bone).

10. Any of the bones of the fingers or toes are known as:

  • Patella.
  • Coccyx.
  • Phalanges.

1. How many bones are there in the human body?
206.

2. Humans have which type of skeleton?
Endoskeleton.

3. Which of the following is not a type of joint in the human body?
Rotator joint.

4. The ulna and radius make up which body part?
The lower arm.

5. Also known as the braincase, this body part is formed from a group of bones that fuse together in childhood.
Cranium.

6. How many ribs does a human have?
12 pairs.

7. Of the 12 pairs of ribs in your body, which ones are the longest?
7th.

8. What is the longest bone in the human body?
Femur (thighbone).

9. What is the smallest bone in the human body?
Stirrup (an inner ear bone).

10. Any of the bones of the fingers or toes are known as:
Phalanges.

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