Example of pivot joint is (1) Atlanto-axial joint (2) Shoulder joint (3) Hip joint (4) None of the above

Answer: (1)

The pivot joint is a synovial joint which allows the bone to move uniaxially around one axis of rotation. Central bony pivot in the pivot joint is surrounded by bone collar and ligament. The possible movements are supination, pronation and rotation.

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