Human Biology Lecture 20

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This is over movement and bones.


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  • 1. 
    These are tough connective tissues which attaches the muscle to the bone. Also known as the connection between muscle and bone.
    • A. 

      Tendons

    • B. 

      Ligaments

  • 2. 
    These connect bones to bones, usually at joints. It keeps the bones in proper positions.
    • A. 

      Tendons

    • B. 

      Ligaments

  • 3. 
    The _______ of a muscle is the end of the muscle which is connected to a stationary bone of a joint by a ligament.
    • A. 

      Origin

    • B. 

      Insertion

  • 4. 
    The _________ of a muscle is the end of the muscle which is connected to the movable bone of a joint by a ligament.
    • A. 

      Origin

    • B. 

      Insertion

  • 5. 
    When the muscle contracts, the bone to which the _________ is attached will move.
    • A. 

      Origin

    • B. 

      Insertion

  • 6. 
    In adults, a layer of ___________ is at the ends of bones at a joint. This helps to protect the bone ends from shock and provides a region for bones to slide by each other.
  • 7. 
    Biceps muscle will move the forearm up and triceps muscle will move the forearm down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Bones itself are made of __________ salts. These salts are deposited by cells and these type of cells are found near the end of the bones during their growth.
  • 9. 
    In the compact bone region of a bone, there are many living cells. They are arranged in circles like a solar system. These are called ___________ _______ __________.
  • 10. 
    __________ _______ is found at the ends of bones. It is less dense and not made of "solar systems".
  • 11. 
    The spongy bone contains red marrow, in which _______ cells reproduce and form the cellular components of the blood and immune system.
  • 12. 
    Ability of muscles to receive and respond to stimuli.
    • A. 

      Excitability

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

  • 13. 
    ___________ is a change in the internal or external environment. It must be strong enough to create an action potential - nerve impulse.
  • 14. 
    Ability to shorten and thicken.
    • A. 

      Excitability

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

  • 15. 
    Ability to be stretched or extended.
    • A. 

      Excitablity

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

  • 16. 
    Abiltiy to return to original shape after contraction or extension.
    • A. 

      Excitablility

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

  • 17. 
    85% of all body heat is generated by muscles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    This type of muscle is striated and has band-like structures which are perpendicular to long axes of cells.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 19. 
    This type of muscle has voluntary muscles enabling conscious control.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 20. 
    This type of muscle is attached to bones and has cylindrical cells and striated fibers with several nuclei.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 21. 
    This type of muscle is found in the heart. It is involuntary and is NOT called a striated muscle, even though it is striated.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 22. 
    This type of muscle contains bands called intercalated discs, the ends of cells.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 23. 
    This type of muscle is spindle shaped, non-striated, and has one central nucleus.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 24. 
    This type of muscle is involved in processes of maintaining internal environments. It is also involuntary.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 25. 
    This type of muscle is located in walls of hollow internal structures, such as blood vessels, stomach, and intestines.
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

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