The Anatomy Of The Shoulder Quiz

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The Anatomy Of The Shoulder Quiz

Responsible for the movement of our ever-important hands, the shoulder is an extremely important part of the body when it comes to getting done what it is we want to get done. What can you tell us about how these joints work? Find out in this Anatomy of the Shoulder Quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
  • 2. 
    Name this muscle that elevates the shoulder
    • A. 

      Quadratus Lumborum

    • B. 

      Biceps Brachii

    • C. 

      Trapezius

    • D. 

      Levator Scapulae

  • 3. 
    Name this muscle the largest of the Shoulder Group
    • A. 

      Trapezius

    • B. 

      Subscapularis

    • C. 

      Teres Major

    • D. 

      Levator Scapulae

  • 4. 
    This muscle will elevate the arm at the shoulder and flex the shoulder
    • A. 

      Posterior Deltoid

    • B. 

      Anterior Deltoid

    • C. 

      Middle Deltoid

    • D. 

      Pectoralis Major

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Brachialis

    • B. 

      Biceps Brachii

    • C. 

      Brachioradialis

    • D. 

      Triceps

  • 6. 
    Which Muscle is NOT a rotator cuff muscle?
    • A. 

      Supraspinatus

    • B. 

      Infraspinatus

    • C. 

      Teres Major

    • D. 

      Teres Minor

  • 7. 
    What muscle is not a prime mover in adduction of the shoulder?
    • A. 

      Middle deltoid

    • B. 

      Supraspinatus

    • C. 

      Anterior Deltoid

    • D. 

      Biceps (Long Head)

  • 8. 
    What mucle is the Prime mover of the shoulder?
    • A. 

      Posterior Deltiod

    • B. 

      Infraspinatus

    • C. 

      Teres Minor

    • D. 

      Trapezius

  • 9. 
    This muscle is NOT responsible forLateral Rotation at the Shoulder
    • A. 

      Infraspinatus

    • B. 

      Supraspinatus

    • C. 

      Teres Minor

    • D. 

      Posterior Deptoid

  • 10. 
      Origin: Infraspinous fossa of scapula   Insertion: Middle facet on greater tuberosity of humerus   Action:  Lateral rotation of the arm  
    • A. 

      Supraspinatus

    • B. 

      Infraspinatus

    • C. 

      Teres minor

    • D. 

      Teres major

  • 11. 
    These muscles are responsible for elevation of the shoulder
    • A. 

      Serratus Anterior - upper, Rhomboids, Levator Scapulae, Upper Trapezius

    • B. 

      Subscapularis, Teres Major, Anterior Deltoid

    • C. 

      Lower Trapezius, Serratus Anterior - lower

    • D. 

      Deltoids, Infraspinatus, Teres Minor

  • 12. 
    __________ is the primary elevator of the shoulder.