The Muscular System (Part 2) - Review For Quiz #5 On Thursday 8/12

53 Questions | Total Attempts: 36

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Muscular System Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The 3 types of muscle contraction are:
  • 2. 
    Our muscles are in a constant state of readiness called _________.
  • 3. 
    Muscle tone refers to a partially _____________ state of the muscles that is normal, even when the muscles are not in use.
  • 4. 
    Muscle tone helps to maintain our ______________.
  • 5. 
    This type of muscle contraction are when the muscles produce movement and the tension remains the same. (Ex: walking, running or lifting)
  • 6. 
    This type of contraction does not produce any movement. The muscle length remains the same while muscle tension increases. (Ex: pushing against a wall)
  • 7. 
    An important function of skeletal muscle is to produce _____________.
  • 8. 
    The muscle that is responsible for producing a particular movement is called the____________   ____________.
  • 9. 
    _______________ are the muscles that help in producing movement.
  • 10. 
    As prime movers and synergist muscles contract, other muscles called _____________relax.
  • 11. 
    If you bend your arm, the biceps brachii and brachialis contract and the triceps brachii relax.  What are the biceps brachii referred to as?
  • 12. 
    If you bend your arm, the biceps brachii and brachialis contract and the triceps brachii relax.  What is the brachialis referred to as?
  • 13. 
    If you bend your arm, the biceps brachii and brachialis contract and the triceps brachii relax.  What are the triceps brachii referred to as?
  • 14. 
    This is the muscle that encircles the eyes.(It closes the eye)
  • 15. 
    This muscle encircles the mouth.(It closes the lips)
  • 16. 
    This is the muscle of the forehead that raises the eyebrows.
  • 17. 
    The muscle located in the cheek.  It flattens cheeks, helps in eating, whistling and blowing.
  • 18. 
    This muscle attaches to the corners of the lips and elevates the corners of the mouth and lips.
  • 19. 
    The muscle above and near the ear that closes the jaw.
  • 20. 
    This muscle is at the angle of jaw. It closes the jaw.
  • 21. 
    This muscle is along side of neck to mastoid process.It rotates and flexes side of head and neck.
  • 22. 
    This muscle is located in the back of the neck and upper back, to clavicle and scapula.It extends head and neck, raises shoulders and pulls them back.
  • 23. 
    The muscle that is in the upper, anterior chest to the humerus.It flexes and adducts arm across chest.It pulls shoulder forward and downward
  • 24. 
    This muscle covers the shoulder joint to the lateral humerus.It abducts the arm.
  • 25. 
    The _________  ___________ muscles are located on the anterior of the arm to the radius.It flexes the forearm.
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