Muscles Of The Trunk

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Muscles Of The Trunk

Welcome to the advanced human anatomy and physiology electronic classroom of the 21st Century. In this test, the muscles are presented by their location, trunk. You can Mitchell's Cosmic Adventure under the tab "Human Anatomy" and "lecture notes" to use various software to learn and tutorial programs on the muscular system. You have an unlimited number of attempts to improve your knowledge and test-taking skills. Each attempt will generate a new set of questions and re-ordered answers. I wish you the very best of luck during the testing period.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the name of muscle number - 1?
    • A. 

      Internal Intercostals

    • B. 

      External Abdominal Oblique

    • C. 

      Teres Major

    • D. 

      Deltoid

  • 2. 
    What is the name of muscle number - 2?
    • A. 

      Internal Intercostals

    • B. 

      External Abdominal Oblique

    • C. 

      Inguinal ligament

    • D. 

      Rectum Abdominus

  • 3. 
    What is the name of muscle number - 3?
    • A. 

      Serratus Anterior

    • B. 

      External Abdominal Oblique

    • C. 

      Inguinal ligament

    • D. 

      Rhomboideus

    • E. 

      Erector Spinae

  • 4. 
    What is the name of muscle number 12?
    • A. 

      Latissimus Dorsi

    • B. 

      Trapezius

    • C. 

      Infraspinatus

    • D. 

      Deltoid

    • E. 

      Erector Spinae

  • 5. 
    What is the name of muscle number 8?
    • A. 

      Latissimus Dorsi

    • B. 

      Trapezius

    • C. 

      Infraspinatus

    • D. 

      Deltoid

    • E. 

      Erector Spinae

  • 6. 
    Which muscle has ribs as the origin and insertion is the edge of next rib (superiorly)?
    • A. 

      Erector Spinae

    • B. 

      External Intercostals

    • C. 

      Internal Intercostals

    • D. 

      Latissimus dorsi

    • E. 

      Deltoid

  • 7. 
    Which one of the muscles displayed in the image below has an origin of the scapula and humerus is the insertion?
    • A. 

      Trapezius

    • B. 

      Deltoid

    • C. 

      Infraspinatus

    • D. 

      Levator Scapulae

    • E. 

      Transversus Abdominis

  • 8. 
    Which muscle displayed in the image below has origin (upper vertebral column) and insertion (scapula)?
    • A. 

      Trapezius

    • B. 

      Deltoid

    • C. 

      Infraspinatus

    • D. 

      Levator Scapulae

    • E. 

      Transversus Abdominis

  • 9. 
    What is name of the muscles which compose the buttocks?  (Hint: Please enter your answers using all lower case letters.)
  • 10. 
    What is the correct action for the trapezius?
    • A. 

      Compresses thorax

    • B. 

      Holds body upright

    • C. 

      Extends head, neck

    • D. 

      Extends arm

    • E. 

      Abducts arm

  • 11. 
    The latissimus dorsi is located _____ to the trapezius.
    • A. 

      Superior

    • B. 

      Anterior

    • C. 

      Left

    • D. 

      Right

  • 12. 
    What position is the rhomboideus to the external abdominal oblique?
    • A. 

      Anterior

    • B. 

      Superior

    • C. 

      Lateral

    • D. 

      Right

    • E. 

      Inferior

  • 13. 
    Which muscle protects the scapula?
    • A. 

      Serratus anterior

    • B. 

      Pectoralis minor

    • C. 

      Teres minor

    • D. 

      Subscapularis

    • E. 

      Deltoid

  • 14. 
    Which of the following muscles has the action "compresses abdomen"?  (hint: this is a multiple answer question.)
    • A. 

      External Abdominal Oblique

    • B. 

      Internal Abdominal Oblique

    • C. 

      Transversus abdominus

    • D. 

      Trapezius

    • E. 

      Erector spinae

    • F. 

      Internal Intercostals

  • 15. 
    The action of the serratus anterior muscles is to protract the scapula.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What is the origin of the external intercostals muscles?
    • A. 

      Rib (lower border)

    • B. 

      Lower circumference of thorax

    • C. 

      Ligamentum nuchae

    • D. 

      Scapula

    • E. 

      Diaphragm

  • 17. 
    Which muscle of the abdominal wall has it origin (pubis) and insertion (inferior thoracic cage)?
    • A. 

      Pectoralis major

    • B. 

      Serratus anterior

    • C. 

      Linea alba

    • D. 

      Rectus abdominis

    • E. 

      External oblique

    • F. 

      Umbilicus

  • 18. 
    Which muscle is near the navel; the scar marking the site of attachment of the umbilical cord in the fetus.
    • A. 

      Pectoralis major

    • B. 

      Serratus anterior

    • C. 

      Linea alba

    • D. 

      Rectus abdominis

    • E. 

      External oblique

    • F. 

      Umbilicus

  • 19. 
    Select the correct origin for the Quadratus lumborum.
    • A. 

      Iliolumbar ligament

    • B. 

      Lumbodorsal fascia

    • C. 

      Vertebrae

    • D. 

      Last rib

    • E. 

      Humerus

  • 20. 
    What is muscle 19 on the posterior view of the back?
    • A. 

      Quadratus lumborum

    • B. 

      Mulitifidus (lumbar portion)

    • C. 

      Semispinalis cervicis

    • D. 

      Longissumus thoracis

  • 21. 
    What is muscle 18 on the posterior view of the back?
    • A. 

      Quadratus lumborum group

    • B. 

      Mulitifidus (lumbar portion)

    • C. 

      Semispinalis cervicis

    • D. 

      Longissumus thoracis

    • E. 

      Interspinales group

  • 22. 
    What muscle is letter D?
    • A. 

      Linea alba

    • B. 

      Inguinal ligament

    • C. 

      Transverse abdominis

    • D. 

      External abdominal oblique

    • E. 

      Internal abdominal oblique

  • 23. 
    What is the name of muscle 10?
    • A. 

      Rectum abdominis

    • B. 

      Transversus abdominus

    • C. 

      Teres major

    • D. 

      Diaphragm

    • E. 

      Levator scapulae

  • 24. 
    What is the name of muscle 4?
    • A. 

      Rectum abdominis

    • B. 

      Transversus abdominus

    • C. 

      Teres major

    • D. 

      External abdominal oblique

    • E. 

      Levator scapulae

  • 25. 
    The Longissimus group belong to _____ _____ group.
    • A. 

      Erector spinae

    • B. 

      Tranversospinales

    • C. 

      Deep Transverse perinei

    • D. 

      Splenius