EXERCISES, LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer the following exercises by marking the lettered response that
best answers the exercise or best completes the incomplete statement, by writing the
answer in the space provided, or by indicating if the statement is true or false.
After you have completed all the exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at the
end of the lesson and check your answers. For each exercise answered incorrectly,
reread the material referenced with the solution.
The fibrous tissues which hold the bones of a joint in place are called ________.
The tissues which connect muscles to bones are called _________________.
A fracture in which the skin above the fracture is broken is called a(n)
A fracture in which the skin near the fracture is not broken is called a(n)
In a closed fracture, there is no risk of shock since there is no bleeding.
In an open fracture, there is a significant risk of infection.