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The Structure And Function Of The Muscular System

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The Structure And Function Of The Muscular System

This quiz is just to give you an introduction to the next few classroom sessions and to see how much you already know. Don't worry if you do not know the answer, just take a guess. At the end of the quiz, look through your quiz report and see how well you did. Please tell Abbie your score too! You can print out the report if you wish.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Can you identify the three major muscles in the  upper arm?
    • A. 

      Pectoralis Major

    • B. 

      Deltoids

    • C. 

      Triceps

    • D. 

      Rectus Abdominis

    • E. 

      Biceps

  • 2. 
    Can you identify the major muscles of the anterior core area?
    • A. 

      Pectoralis Major

    • B. 

      Rectus Femoris

    • C. 

      Rectus Abdomoninis

    • D. 

      Vastus Lateralis

    • E. 

      External Abdominal Obliques

  • 3. 
    Can you identify the muscles in the upper anterior leg?
    • A. 

      Vastus Intermedius

    • B. 

      Semimembranosus

    • C. 

      Rectus Femoris

    • D. 

      Vastus Lateralis

    • E. 

      Vastus Medialis

  • 4. 
    The end of a muscle closest to the centre of the body is reffered to as the .              ., and that furthest away, as the .            .
  • 5. 
    Which two bones are the Rectus Abdominus attached to?
    • A. 

      Clavicle

    • B. 

      Humerous

    • C. 

      Ribs

    • D. 

      Pubis

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Ribs

    • B. 

      Pubis

  • 7. 
    Which bones are the Insertion of the Biceps Femoris (Hamstring)?
    • A. 

      Tibia and Fibula

    • B. 

      Ischium and Ilium

  • 8. 
    Muscles can help to pump blood around the body.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Muscles cannot protect against trauma.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Muscles can produce heat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False