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This quiz will help you to learn the facial muscles and their actions. Anatomy.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the orgin of the frontalis?
    • A. 

      Lower Eight Rib

    • B. 

      Orbicularis Oris

    • C. 

      Cranial Aponeurosis

    • D. 

      Femur

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 2. 
    What is the Orgin of Platysma?
    • A. 

      Sternum

    • B. 

      Sternum and Clavicle

    • C. 

      Connective tissue covering of Superior Chest Muscle

    • D. 

      Lower Leg

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 3. 
    Where is the Insertion for Masseter?
    • A. 

      Occipital Bone

    • B. 

      Zygomatic Process

    • C. 

      Temporal bone

    • D. 

      Scapula

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 4. 
    What is the Action of Bucinator?
    • A. 

      Adducts and flexes

    • B. 

      Flexes hip

    • C. 

      Rotate Head

    • D. 

      Compress cheek, hold food between teeth while chewing.

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 5. 
    What is the orgin of orbicularis oris?
    • A. 

      Mandible and Maxilla

    • B. 

      Mandible and Temporal

    • C. 

      Maxilla and Scapula

    • D. 

      Zygomatic Bone

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    What is the action of sternocleidomastoid?
    • A. 

      Moves eyes from side to side

    • B. 

      Flexes neck, rotates head

    • C. 

      Pulls mouth at corners

    • D. 

      Closes Jaw

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Which muscle raises the corner of mouth?
    • A. 

      Zygomaticus

    • B. 

      Platysma

    • C. 

      Frontalis

    • D. 

      Sternocleidomastoid

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 8. 
    What muscle is the insertion for the termporal bone?
    • A. 

      Orbicularis Oculi

    • B. 

      Bucinator

    • C. 

      Orbicularis Oris

    • D. 

      Sternocleidomastoid

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 9. 
    What muscle pulls the corner of the mouth inferiorly?
    • A. 

      Masseter

    • B. 

      Frontalis

    • C. 

      Temporalis

    • D. 

      Platysma

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 10. 
    What is the insertion for the Masseter?
    • A. 

      Skin of Eyebrows

    • B. 

      Mandible

    • C. 

      Tissues around eyes

    • D. 

      Maxilla

    • E. 

      None of the Above.

  • 11. 
    Name the muscle that closes and protrudes lips.
  • 12. 
    Which muscle has the orbicularis oris as an insertion point?
    • A. 

      Frontalis

    • B. 

      Trapezius

    • C. 

      Bucinator

    • D. 

      External Oblique

    • E. 

      None of the Above.

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