EXERCISES: LESSON 2, SECTION I
MATCHING: For exercises 1 through 4
, match the position with the anatomical
structure(s) that the position demonstrates. Enter the letter that corresponds to your
choice in the space provided. (One of the alternative will be selected twice.)
_____ AP pelvis.
a. The acetabulum, femoral head, neck and
______ Lateral frog-leg hip.
b. The pelvic girdle, L-5, sacrum and coccyx,
femoral heads, neck, and greater trochanter.
______ AP hip.
c. Lateral view of the acetabulum and the femoral
head, neck, and trochanter area.
______ Axiolateral hip
(trauma) or inferosuperior hip.
MULTIPLE- CHOICE. For exercises 5-8, select the ONE word or phrase that BEST
completes the statement or BEST answers the question.
The central ray (CR) for a lateral frog-leg hip is:
a. Along the midsagittal plane at a point between the ASIS and the greater
b. The mid-femoral neck to the center of the film.
The femoral neck to the center of the film.
d. A point 2 inches medial and ASIS at a level of the greater trochanter.
The technical factor for an AP pelvis is:
a. 8 x 10 LW grid cassette
b. 10 x 12 CE B.
10 x 12 LW B.
d. 14 x 17 CW B.