Health Test 1 - Muscles

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Health Test 1 - Muscles - Quiz

Quiz #4 about muscles!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Smooth muscles are found in… (check all that apply)

    • A.

      Esophagus

    • B.

      Stomach

    • C.

      Fingers

    • D.

      Blood vessel walls

    • E.

      Intestines

    • F.

      Tongue

    • G.

      Eyes

    • H.

      Bladder

    • I.

      Uterus

    • J.

      BALLS

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Esophagus
    B. Stomach
    D. Blood vessel walls
    E. Intestines
    G. Eyes
    H. Bladder
    I. Uterus
    Explanation
    Smooth muscles are found in the esophagus, stomach, blood vessel walls, intestines, eyes, bladder, and uterus. Smooth muscles are involuntary muscles that are responsible for the movement of various organs and structures in the body. They are not found in fingers or the tongue. The term "BALLS" is not a valid option and does not apply to the question.

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  • 2. 

    What are the three types of muscle?

    • A.

      Heart, limb, structural

    • B.

      Skeletal, smooth, cardiac

    • C.

      Smooth, organ, structural

    • D.

      Heart, skeletal, smooth

    Correct Answer
    B. Skeletal, smooth, cardiac
    Explanation
    The three types of muscle are skeletal, smooth, and cardiac. Skeletal muscles are attached to bones and allow for voluntary movement. Smooth muscles are found in the walls of organs and blood vessels, and they control involuntary movements. Cardiac muscles are found in the heart and are responsible for pumping blood throughout the body.

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  • 3. 

    How many muscles are in the human body?

    • A.

      606

    • B.

      206

    • C.

      600

    • D.

      33

    Correct Answer
    C. 600
    Explanation
    There are approximately 600 muscles in the human body. These muscles are responsible for various functions such as movement, stability, and posture. They are made up of different types of tissues and are found throughout the body, including the skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, and cardiac muscles. Each muscle has a specific role and works together with other muscles to enable the body to perform different activities.

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  • 4. 

    What are the purposes of muscles?

    • A.

      Movement of the body

    • B.

      To work out and get jacked and flex for people

    • C.

      Warmth

    • D.

      Posture and balance

    • E.

      Stabilizes joints

    • F.

      To put someone in a headlock that they can't get out of

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Movement of the body
    C. Warmth
    D. Posture and balance
    E. Stabilizes joints
    Explanation
    Muscles serve multiple purposes in the body. Firstly, they are responsible for the movement of the body, allowing us to walk, run, lift objects, and perform various activities. Secondly, muscles generate heat, contributing to the maintenance of body temperature. They also play a crucial role in maintaining posture and balance, providing stability and support to the skeletal system. Additionally, muscles stabilize joints, preventing excessive movement and protecting them from injury.

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