Quiz: Muscles Of The Human Body

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Quiz: Muscles Of The Human Body

The quiz below is on the Muscles tissue trivia questions. The tissue in the human body is part which is going all around the human body. Do give it a try if you have an anatomy quiz coming up and want to refresh your understanding of these muscles tissue. All the best and be sure to come back for others like it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT a function of muscle?
    • A. 

      Stabilize Joints

    • B. 

      Generate Heat

    • C. 

      Filtering Wastes

    • D. 

      Maintain Posture

    • E. 

      Produce Movement

  • 2. 
    What are the three types of muscle found in the human body from striated to not striated?HINT: just type the type of each with a space inbetween and without any other words.
  • 3. 
    Which of the below muscles  is voluntarily controlled?
    • A. 

      Walls of the heart

    • B. 

      Visceral muscles

    • C. 

      Risorius

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not a primary functional characteristic of muscle tissue?
    • A. 

      Elasticity

    • B. 

      Excitability

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Contractility

    • E. 

      All of the above are functions of muscle tissue

  • 5. 
    The ability of a muscle to receive and respond to stimulus is referred to as:
    • A. 

      Irratibility

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    The ability of the muscle tissue to be stretched refers to it's:
    • A. 

      Irratibility

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    The ability of a muscle fiber to recoil and resume resting length after being stretched is referred to as:
    • A. 

      Excitability

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    The ability of muscle tissue to shorten forcibly when stimulated is known as:
    • A. 

      Excitability

    • B. 

      Contractility

    • C. 

      Extensibility

    • D. 

      Elasticity

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The ______ is the sheath surrounding each individual muscle fiber.
  • 10. 
    The epimysium  is made up primarily of what connective tissue?
    • A. 

      Dense Irregular Connective Tissue

    • B. 

      Reticular and Areolar

    • C. 

      Loose Irregular Connective Tissue

    • D. 

      Stratified squamous epithelial

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    What in the heck is a fasicle?
    • A. 

      Outer surface of a muscle

    • B. 

      Body layer beneath hypodermis

    • C. 

      Bundle of muscle fibers

    • D. 

      Isn't that what they called old-school copy machines?

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    What type of connective tissue is the endomysium primarily constructed from?
    • A. 

      Dense Irregular Connective Tissue

    • B. 

      Areolar and Reticular

    • C. 

      Loose Irregular Connective Tissue

    • D. 

      Cuboidal epithelial

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    The Origin of a muscle is the more movable attachment of the muscle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Unable to be determined at this time

  • 14. 
    Indirect attachments are the most common type of attachment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Unable to be determined with available information

  • 15. 
    Direct or "fleshy" attachments occur when the epimysium is fused to a periosteum or perichondrium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Unable to be determined with available information

  • 16. 
    An aponeurosis is a:
    • A. 

      Tough collagenic fiber

    • B. 

      Muscle to bone connection

    • C. 

      Sheet-like connective tissue

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 17. 
    Muscle fiber is another name for muscle cell.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Not enough info

  • 18. 
    The plasma membrane of a muscle cell is known as a:
    • A. 

      Sarcomembranous

    • B. 

      Endoplasmic reticulum

    • C. 

      Sarcoplasmic reticulum

    • D. 

      Sarcoplasm

    • E. 

      Sarcolemma

  • 19. 
    The sarcoplasmic reticulum is good for:
    • A. 

      Nothing

    • B. 

      Producing myoglobin

    • C. 

      Forming terminal cisternae

    • D. 

      Giving the world another sarco- word

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    Which one of the following might you find in sarcoplasm?
    • A. 

      Myoglobin

    • B. 

      Glycosomes

    • C. 

      A sarco prefix

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    Glycosomes are granules of what?
    • A. 

      Myoglobin

    • B. 

      Glycoproteins

    • C. 

      Glucose

    • D. 

      Glycogen

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 22. 
    Myoglobin is what color?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      White

    • D. 

      Red

    • E. 

      Grey

  • 23. 
    Approximately how much of the cellular volume of muscle fibers consists of myofibrils?
    • A. 

      10-30%

    • B. 

      30-50%

    • C. 

      50-70%

    • D. 

      70-80%

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 24. 
    What bands create striations?
    • A. 

      A and I

    • B. 

      H and I

    • C. 

      A and H

    • D. 

      Snoof

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 25. 
    In what band/zone would the Z line be found?
    • A. 

      A band

    • B. 

      H zone

    • C. 

      I band

    • D. 

      Electric Sex Circus

    • E. 

      None of the above

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