A&p - Lower Extremity - Muscle

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  • 1. 
    The primary function of the Quadraceps Group is
    • A. 

      Flexion

    • B. 

      Extension

    • C. 

      Dorsiflexion

    • D. 

      Medial Rotation

  • 2. 
    What muscles comprise the quadriceps femoris group?
    • A. 

      Rectus Femoris, Gracilis, Semitendinosus, Semimembranosus

    • B. 

      Rectus Femoris, Biceps Femoris (Long Head), Biceps Fermoris (Short Head)

    • C. 

      Rectius Femoris, Vastus Lateralis, Vastus Intermedius, Vastus Medialis

  • 3. 
    The distal end of the quadriceps and the patellar ligament are the same structure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The Rectus Femoris has another muscle action besides extending the knee, which is to:
    • A. 

      Abduct the thigh @ the hip

    • B. 

      Flex the thigh @ the hip

    • C. 

      Laterally rotate the thigh @ the hip

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    The Rectus Femoris originates at the:
    • A. 

      Greater Trochanter

    • B. 

      AIIS

    • C. 

      Linea Aspera

    • D. 

      Pubic Bone

  • 6. 
    The Tensor Fascia Latae originates at the:
    • A. 

      Greater Trochanter

    • B. 

      Linea Aspera

    • C. 

      Pubic Bone

    • D. 

      ASIS

  • 7. 
    The Sartorious originates at the:
    • A. 

      ASIS

    • B. 

      AIIS

    • C. 

      Greater Trochanter

    • D. 

      Linea Aspera

  • 8. 
    Vastus Lateralis originates at the
    • A. 

      ASIS

    • B. 

      Intertrochanteric Line

    • C. 

      Greater trochanter

    • D. 

      Linea Aspera

  • 9. 
    Vastus Intermedius originates at the
    • A. 

      ASIS

    • B. 

      Greater trochanter

    • C. 

      Anterior/Lateral Femoral Shaft

    • D. 

      Linea aspera

  • 10. 
    The Vastus Medialis originates at the
    • A. 

      Greater trochanter

    • B. 

      Linea Aspera

    • C. 

      Intertrochanteric line

    • D. 

      Anterior/Lateral Femoral Shaft

  • 11. 
    Pectineus originates at?
    • A. 

      Pectineal Line of Femur

    • B. 

      Pubic bone (Pectin)

    • C. 

      Pubic tubercle

  • 12. 
    The Adductor Longus originates?
    • A. 

      Pubic Bone (Pectin)

    • B. 

      Pubic Tubercle

    • C. 

      Pectineal Line

    • D. 

      Body/Inferior Ramus of Pubis

  • 13. 
    The adductor brevis originates at
    • A. 

      Pubic bone

    • B. 

      Obturator Foramen

    • C. 

      Body/Inferior Ramus of Pubis

    • D. 

      ASIS

  • 14. 
    The Obturator Externus originates at
    • A. 

      Pubic Bone

    • B. 

      Pectineal line

    • C. 

      Body/Inferior Ramus of Pubis

    • D. 

      Obturator Foramen

  • 15. 
    The Adductor Magnus originates at
    • A. 

      Inferior Ramus of Pubis

    • B. 

      Ramus of the Ischium

    • C. 

      Ischial Tuberosity

    • D. 

      AIIS

  • 16. 
    The Gracilis originates at the
    • A. 

      Body of the Pubis

    • B. 

      Inferior Ramus of the Ischium

    • C. 

      Inferior Ramus of the Pubis

    • D. 

      Ischial Tuberosity

  • 17. 
    The Gemellus originates at the
    • A. 

      Inferior Ramus of the Pubis

    • B. 

      Ischial Tuberosity (Inferior)

    • C. 

      Illium between posterior/anterior gluteal lines

    • D. 

      Spine of the ischium (Superior)

  • 18. 
    The Obturator Internus originates at the
    • A. 

      Illium between posterior/anterior gluteal lines

    • B. 

      Spine of the ischium

    • C. 

      Obturator

    • D. 

      Pelvic bones

  • 19. 
    The Biceps Femoris Long Head, Semitendinosus, Semimembranosus and Quadratus Femoris all originate at the
    • A. 

      Spine of the Ischium

    • B. 

      Ischial Tuberosity

    • C. 

      Inferior Ramus of Pubis

    • D. 

      Dorsal Surface of the Sacrum & Coccyx

  • 20. 
    The Gluteus Maximus originates at the
    • A. 

      Obturator, Pelvic Bone

    • B. 

      S2-4

    • C. 

      Illium between anterior/posterior gluteal lines

    • D. 

      Line of Illium & Dorsal Surface of the Sacrum & Coccyx

  • 21. 
    The Gluteus Medius and Gluteus Minimus both originate at the illium between the anterior /inferior gluteal lines
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    The Biceps Femoris (short head) originates at?
    • A. 

      ASIS

    • B. 

      Linea aspera

    • C. 

      Upper 2/3 of lateral surface of tibia

    • D. 

      Supracondylar line of head of femur

  • 23. 
    The Peroneous (Fibularis) Longus originates?
    • A. 

      Inea aspera

    • B. 

      Upper 2/3 of lateral surface of tibia

    • C. 

      Supracondylar line of head of femur

    • D. 

      Interosseous membrane

    • E. 

      Head of fibula & proximal 2/3 of lateral fibula

  • 24. 
    The Peroneous (Fibularis) Brevis originates?
    • A. 

      Head of fibula & proximal 2/3 of lateral fibula

    • B. 

      Distal 2/3 of lateral fibula

    • C. 

      Supracondylar line of head of femur

    • D. 

      Linea Aspera of Femur

  • 25. 
    The Tibialis Anterior originates at the
    • A. 

      Lateral condyle of tibia

    • B. 

      Proximal, lateral surface of tibia

    • C. 

      Head of the fibula

    • D. 

      Interosseous membrane

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