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Chapter 11 Muscular Tissue

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1.  Which of the following is not a purpose of the excess post excercise oxygen consumption in muscle?
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2.  Which muscle(s) can contract without the need for the nervous stimulation?
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3.  Where is lactic acid converted to pyruvic acid?
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4.  During muscle contraction, a single myosin head consumes ATP at a rate of about
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5.  The term for shortening of a muscle while maintaining constant tension is
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6.  Which fibers are primarily responsible for producing lactic acid?
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7.  Michael Jordan was arguably the best player in pofesional basketball history. Scientifically one would expect him to have highly developed
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8.  Where would you expect to find numerous gap junctions in muscular tissue?
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9.  The contraction strength of smooth muscle is relatively independent of its resting length partly because
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10.  In comparison to skeletal muscle, smooth muscle
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11.  Which of the following is very important for muscle to continue contraction during anaerobic respiration?
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12.  The minimum stimulus needed to cause muscle contraction is called
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13.  If one nerve stimulus arrives at a muscle fiber so soon that the fibers has only partially relaxed from the previos twitvh, the most likely result will be
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14.  Which of the following is true concerning isotonic eccentric contraction?
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15.  Which of the following has the largest mitochondria?
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16.  One somatic motor neuron is stimulated by how many muscle fibers
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17.  To stimulate muscle contraction, acetycholine is released from the                        into the synaptic cleft.
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18.  The absence or inhibition of AChE at a synapse would lead to which of the following?
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19.  Which statement best describes the goal of medications used to treat myasthenia gravis?
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20.  A single high voltage stimulation of a muscle will result in
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21.  Aerobic respiration produces approximately                 more ATPs per glucose molecule than glycolysis does
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22.  Athletes who train at high altitudes increase their red blood cell count and thus increase their oxygen supply during exercise. Increase oxygen supply results in
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23.  Cardiac muscle has very little capacity for regeneration because it lacks
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24.  Which of the following would be caused by contraction of smooth muscle?
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25.  The triads of a muscle fiber consist of
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26.  As you are lifting a box someone places extra weight on top of it. For your muscle to continue contracting and lifting a box, the muscle must
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27.  The protein that acts as a calcium receptor in skeletal is
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28.  Drugs called calcium channel blockers may be used to lower blood pressure by causing arteries to vasodilate. These drugs
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29.  Exposure to Clostridium tetani causes continuous release of ACh. What effect does this have on smooth muscle?
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30.  Dystrophin, the protein that is defective in muscular dystrophy, is normally found
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31.  A reason that muscle twitches become progressively stronger in treppe is
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32.  The purpose of varicosities in muscle physiology is
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33.  Creatine kinase
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34.  Release of ACh
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35.  Which of the following best describe the resting membrane potential (RMP)?
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36.  The sarcolemma of a resting muscle fiber is most permeable to
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37.  What is the purpose of a triad?
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38.  Which of the following systems would improve energy for a racquetball player?
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39.  Loss of muscle mass from lack of activity is termed
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40.  Which of the following is not a characteristic of a muscle cell?
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41.  Collagen is
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42.  A myofilament that flanks a thick filament and anchors it to a Z disc is called
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43.  The bladder's ability to greatly distend and return to normal tension is due to the                           of the smooth muscles
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44.  A skeletal muscle generates the greatest tension when it is
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45.  A volleyball player depends on the gastrocnemius for plantar flexion, where as marathon runner depends more on the soleus muscles for the same action. This is because the soleus muscles
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46.  Ina  relaxed muscle fiber, the active sites of actin are blocked by
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47.  In skeletal muscle, alternating light and dark bands are termed
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48.  The training regimen of a competitive weight lifter is designed partly to
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