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Anatomy Muscle Quiz- Trunk & Abdominal

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Quiz over Trunk and Abdominal muscle

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  • 1. 
    What are the origins for rectus abdominis
    • A. 

      Anterior Iliac crest, and inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      Symphysis pubis and pubic crest

    • C. 

      Xiphoid process inferior ribs

    • D. 

      External surface ribs 5-12

  • 2. 
    Where does the intertransversi run? What what does it do?
    • A. 

      The spinous process to adjacent spinous process; extends

    • B. 

      On the bodies; rotates

    • C. 

      Across vertebraes; flexes

    • D. 

      From transverse process to adjacent trasverse process; Laterally flexes

  • 3. 
    What are the insertions of the transverse abdominis?
    • A. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, costal cartilage 7-12, Iliac crest, Inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      Rectus sheath anterior iliac crest thoracolumbar fossa

    • C. 

      Inguinal ligament, iliac crest, costal cartilage 5-7

    • D. 

      Linea alba, pubis, xiphoid process

  • 4. 
    What are the actions for the Spinalis unilateral (thoracic and cervical)?
    • A. 

      Extends the vertebrae column and rotation

    • B. 

      Lateral bend to same side and rotation to same side

    • C. 

      Compress and supports abdominal viscera

    • D. 

      Lateral flexes trunk to same side

  • 5. 
    What are the actions of the Quadratus Lumborum?
    • A. 

      Compresses abdominal viscera medial flexes trunk to same side

    • B. 

      Extension of vertebrae column

    • C. 

      Fixes 12th rib during respiration and lateral flexes to same side

    • D. 

      Rotation to same side and extension of vertebrae column

  • 6. 
    What are the actions of the internal abdominal oblique?
    • A. 

      Same shoulder to opposite hip, flex trunk

    • B. 

      Compresses and supports abdominal viscera

    • C. 

      Supports abdominal viscera, flex trunk, same shoulder to same hip

    • D. 

      Lateral flex side to side and compresses abdominal viscera

  • 7. 
    What are the insertions of the Rectus abdominis?
    • A. 

      Xiphoid process inferior ribs (costal cartilages 5-7)

    • B. 

      Symphysis pubis pubic crest

    • C. 

      Rectus sheath inguinal ligament anterior iliac crest

    • D. 

      Linea alba pubis xiphoid process

  • 8. 
    Where do the fibers of the internal abdominal oblique run?
    • A. 

      The fibers run in fingers in pocket's direction

    • B. 

      The fibers run transverse

    • C. 

      The fibers run in thirty degree angle

    • D. 

      The fibers run at right angle to external abdominal oblique

  • 9. 
    What are the origins of the quardratus lumborum?
    • A. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, inguinal ligament, iliac crest, and costal cartilage 7-12

    • B. 

      Twelfth rib and upper lumbar vertebrae

    • C. 

      Iliac crest and lower lumbar vertebrae

    • D. 

      Rectus sheath inguinal ligament anterior iliac crest

  • 10. 
    What is the origin of External abdominal oblique
    • A. 

      Anterior iliac crest inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      External surface ribs 5-12

    • C. 

      Linea alba pubis xiphoid process

    • D. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia

  • 11. 
    What are the actions of the rectus abdominis?
    • A. 

      Lateral flex side to side, flexes trunk, and compresses abdominal fascia

    • B. 

      Supports abdominal fascia trunk flexion

    • C. 

      Compresses abdominal fascia flex trunk

    • D. 

      Same shoulder to same hip trunk flexion compresses abdominal fascia

  • 12. 
    What are the origins of the transverus abdominis?
    • A. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, costal cartilages 7-12, iliac crest, inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      Rectus sheath, inguinal ligament, anterior iliac crest

    • C. 

      Twelfth rib upper lumbar vertebrae

    • D. 

      Ribs 10-12, rectus sheath

  • 13. 
    What are the origins of the internal abdominal oblique?
    • A. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, lateral inguinal ligament, posterior iliac crest

    • C. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, lateral inguinal ligament, anterior iliac crest

    • D. 

      Iliac crest

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Medial flex side to side

    • B. 

      Compresses abdominal viscera

    • C. 

      Trunk flexes

    • D. 

      Same shoulder to opposite hip

  • 15. 
    What are the insertion of the quadratus lumborum?
    • A. 

      Twelfth rib, upper lumbar vertebrae

    • B. 

      Ribs 10-12 rectus sheath

    • C. 

      Xiphoid process anterior iliac crest

    • D. 

      Inguinal ligament thoracolumbar fascia

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia, anterior iliac crest, lateral inguinal ligament

    • B. 

      Rectus sheath inguinal ligament anterior iliac crest

    • C. 

      Linea alba, pubis, xiphoid process

    • D. 

      External surface ribs 5-12

  • 17. 
    What are the actions of the transversus abdominis?
    • A. 

      Supports abdominal oblique

    • B. 

      Flexes trunk

    • C. 

      Same shoulder to same hip

    • D. 

      Compresses and supports abdominal oblique

  • 18. 
    What is the insertion of the internal abdominal oblique?
    • A. 

      Ribs 10-12 rectus sheath

    • B. 

      Anterior iliac crest lateral inguinal ligament

    • C. 

      Pubic crest xiphoid process

    • D. 

      Thoracolumbar fascia costal cartilages 7-12