Developmentally,the most significant growth in the skull occurs
A)between the ages of 5 and 10.
B)between the ages of 10 and 15.
C)before age 5.
D)between the ages of 15 and 20.
E)between the ages of 20 and 25.
Which is characteristic of a female skull,as compared to a male skull?
A)Chin pointed and triangular
B)Mandibular angle greater than 125 degrees
C)Little or no prominence to superciliary arches
D)External surface of occipital bone relatively smooth
E)All of the choices are characteristic of a female skull.
The membranous sheets that connect developing cranial bones are called
Which is not a function of the vertebral column?
A)Supporting the weight of the head
B)Maintaining upright body position
C)Passageway for cranial nerves
D)Passageway for spinal nerves
E)Protecting the spinal cord