Describes Bending A Body Part

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  • 1. 
    which terms refers to the attachment of a muscle to bone or structure that does not move when muscle contracts?
    • A. 

      Insertion

    • B. 

      Origin

    • C. 

      Intrinsic

    • D. 

      Extrinsic

  • 2. 
    Which of the following terms refers to the attachment of a muscle to the bone or structure that DOES move when muscle contract?
    • A. 

      Insertion

    • B. 

      Oirgin

    • C. 

      Intrinsic

    • D. 

      Extrinsic

  • 3. 
    Which of the following terms refers to a muscle that has an origin and insertion located in the same body region?
    • A. 

      Insertion

    • B. 

      Origin

    • C. 

      Intrinsic

    • D. 

      Extrinsic

  • 4. 
    Which of the following term refers to a muscle that has an origin located in a different body region than its insertion?
    • A. 

      Insertion

    • B. 

      Origin

    • C. 

      Intrinsic

    • D. 

      Extrinsic

  • 5. 
    What does the term extrinsic refer to in regard to muscle?
    • A. 

      Extrinsic describes a muscle that has an origin and insertion located in the same body region.

    • B. 

      Extrinsic describes a muscle that has an origin and insertion located in different body regions.

    • C. 

      Extrinsic describes the attachment of a muscle to the bone or structure that does not move when the muscle contracts.

    • D. 

      Extrinsic describes the attachment of a muscle to the bone or structure that does move when the muscle contracts.

  • 6. 
    What is a fixator?
    • A. 

      A muscle that holds an origin stable for another muscle

    • B. 

      Muscle that have the same action

    • C. 

      The main muscle of the synergists to perform the action

    • D. 

      A muscle that has the opposite action

  • 7. 
    What is prime mover?
    • A. 

      A muscle that holds an origin stable for another muscle

    • B. 

      Muscles that have the same action

    • C. 

      The main muscle of the synergists to perform the action

    • D. 

      A muscle that has the opposite action

  • 8. 
    What are synergists?
    • A. 

      A muscle that holds an origin stable for another muscle

    • B. 

      Muscles that have the same action

    • C. 

      The main muscle of the synergists to perform the action

    • D. 

      A muscle that has the opposite action

  • 9. 
    What is an antagonist?
    • A. 

      A muscle that holds an origin stable for another muscle

    • B. 

      Muscles that have the same action

    • C. 

      The main muscle of the synergists to perform the action

    • D. 

      A muscle that has the opposite action

  • 10. 
    What is the term for a muscle that holds an origin stable for another muscle?
    • A. 

      Fixator

    • B. 

      Synergist

    • C. 

      Prime mover

    • D. 

      Antagonist

  • 11. 
    What is the term for muscles that have the same action?
    • A. 

      Fixator

    • B. 

      Synergist

    • C. 

      Prime mover

    • D. 

      Antagonist

  • 12. 
    What is the term for the main muscle of the synergist to perform the action?
    • A. 

      Fixator

    • B. 

      Synergist

    • C. 

      Prime mover

    • D. 

      Antagonist

  • 13. 
    What is the term for muscles that have opposite actions?
    • A. 

      Fixator

    • B. 

      Synergist

    • C. 

      Prime mover

    • D. 

      Antagonist

  • 14. 
    Which term describes bending a body part anteriorly?
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 15. 
    Which term describes bending a body part posteriorly
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 16. 
    Which term describes taking a body part away from the midline?
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 17. 
    which term describes bringing a body part toward the midline?
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Abduction

    • D. 

      Adduction

  • 18. 
    a person moving their jaw to the side is performing what muscle action
    • A. 

      Protraction

    • B. 

      Retraction

    • C. 

      Lateral excursion

    • D. 

      Medial excursion

  • 19. 
    a person bringing part of the body backward is performing which muscle action
    • A. 

      Protraction

    • B. 

      Retraction

    • C. 

      Lateral excursion

    • D. 

      Medial excursion