Bone Tissue

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Bone growth in length is called:

  1. Interstitial growth
  2. Epiphyseal growth
  3. Interosteon growth
  4. Appositional growth

a

2

What is the function of the collagen fibers and other organic molecules found in bone?

  1. Hardness
  2. Secretion of inorganic bone salts
  3. Flexibility
  4. Formation of the bony callus

c

3

Bone resorption involves ________ activity of osteoclasts.

  1. Increased
  2. decreased
  3. Inhibitory
  4. hyperpolarizing

a

4

Spongy bone differs from compact bone because spongy bone:

  1. Is composed of numerous osteons (Haversian Systems).
  2. Is found primarily in the diaphyses of long bones, and compact bone is found primarily in the epiphyses of long bones.
  3. Does not contain osteocytes contained in lacunae.
  4. Is composed of trabeculae that are orienting the lines of stress

a.