PTA 103 Midterm

64 Questions | Total Attempts: 325

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  • 1. 
    THE ABILITY OF A MUSCLE OR MUSCLE GROUPS TO PRODUCE TENSION AND A RESULTING FORCE IN ONE MAXIMAL EFFORT
    • A. 

      ALL OF THESE

    • B. 

      MUSCULAR ENDURANCE

    • C. 

      TOTAL BODY ENDURANCE

    • D. 

      STRENGTH

  • 2. 
    A FACTOR THAT INFLUENCES STRENGTH WOULD INCLUDE:
    • A. 

      CROSS SECTIONAL SIZE OF THE MUSCLE

    • B. 

      INCREASED HEART RATE

    • C. 

      INCREASED OXYGEN DEMAND

    • D. 

      LENGTH-TENSION RELATIONSHIP

  • 3. 
    CHANGES  IN THE NEUROMUSCULAR SYSTEM THAT LEAD TO INCREASED STRENGTH ARE HYPERTROPHY AND RECRUITMENT
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 4. 
    LENGTH TENSION RELATIONSHIP IS TYPICALLY STRONGEST TOWARDS THE END
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 5. 
    FATIGUE SIMPLY MEANS "NO MORE MOVEMENT IS POSSIBLE"
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 6. 
    THE ABILITY OF A MUSCLE TO CONTRACT REPEATEDLY OR GENERATE TENSION OVER A PROLONGED PERIOD OF TIME IS CALLED TOTAL BODY ENDURANCE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 7. 
    ABILITY OF AN INDIVIDUAL TO SUSTAIN LOW INTENSITY EXERCISE OVER AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME IS CALLED TOTAL BODY ENDURANCE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 8. 
    AN ADAPTIVE CHANGE FOR ENDURANCE WOULD BE A(N) _____________ IN RESTING HEART RATE
    • A. 

      INCREASE

    • B. 

      DECREASE

  • 9. 
    BRADYCARDIA =  BELOW ________ BPM
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      90

    • D. 

      60

  • 10. 
    TACHYCARDIA = MORE THAN _________ BPM
    • A. 

      120

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      60

  • 11. 
    A PTA CANNOT DO JOINT MOBILIZATION
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 12. 
    USING THE RIGHT MUSCLES AT THE RIGHT TIME WITH CORRECT INTENSITY IS THE DEFINITION OF
  • 13. 
    ACTIVE RELAXATION IS A  PART OF THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 14. 
    VALIDITY
    • A. 

      ACCURATE

    • B. 

      CONSISTANT

  • 15. 
    RELIABILITY
    • A. 

      ACCURATE

    • B. 

      CONSISTANT

  • 16. 
    BETWEEN 2 TESTERS
  • 17. 
    SAME TESTER, DIFFERENT TIMES
  • 18. 
    "USE IT OR LOSE IT"
  • 19. 
    THE MUSCLE THAT IS PRIMARILY RESPONSIBLE FOR A SPECIFIC MOTION
  • 20. 
     " ISOLATION " OF A MUSCLES FUNCTION AND STRENGTH
  • 21. 
    WHAT TERM MEANS COMPLETE LOSS OF MOTION
  • 22. 
    WHAT TERM MEANS PARTIAL LOSS OF MOTION
  • 23. 
    WHAT TERM MEANS FULLY STRETCHED
  • 24. 
    ROM LIMITED BY LENGTH OF MUSCLE ACROSS 2 JOINTS
    • A. 

      PASSIVE INSUFFICIENCY

    • B. 

      ACTIVE INSUFFICIENCY

  • 25. 
    MUSCLE OR MUSCLES ATTEMPTING TO COMPENSATE FOR ANOTHER MUSCLE IS CALLED SUBSTITUTION
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 26. 
    WHAT MUSCLE GRADE WOULD YOU GIVE A PATIENT WITH :- FULL AROM-AGAINST GRAVITY-MINIMUM RESISTANCE
    • A. 

      3-

    • B. 

      3+

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      2+

  • 27. 
    WHAT MUSCLE GRADE WOULD YOU GIVE A PATIENT WITH-1/3 AROM- GRAVITY LESSENED- NO RESISTANCE
    • A. 

      2-

    • B. 

      2+

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      3-

  • 28. 
    FORCE TIMES VELOCITY = 
  • 29. 
    VALSALVA'S MANEUVER IS A PRECAUTION DURING RESISTANCE EXERCISE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 30. 
    NAME 1 CONTRAINDICATION FOR RESISTANCE EXERCISE
  • 31. 
    DYNAMIC FORM OF EXERCISE THAT IS CARRIED OUT AGAINST A CONSTANT OR VARIABLE LOAD AS A MUSCLE LENGTHENS OR SHORTENS THROUGH THE AVAILABLE ROM
    • A. 

      ISOTONIC

    • B. 

      ISOKINETIC

    • C. 

      ISOMETRIC

  • 32. 
    DYNAMIC EXERCISE IN WHICH THE VELOCITY OF MUSCLE SHORTENING OR LENGTHENING IS CONTROLLED BY A RATE LIMITING DEVICE THAT CONTROLS THE SPEED OF MOVEMENT OF THE BODY PART
    • A. 

      ISOTONIC

    • B. 

      ISOKINETIC

    • C. 

      ISOMETRIC

  • 33. 
    STATIC FORM OF EXERCISE THAT OCCURS WHEN A MUSCLE CONTRACTS WITHOUT AN APPRECIABLE CHANGE IN THE LENGTH OF THE MUSCLE OR WITHOUT VISABLE JOINT MOTION
    • A. 

      ISOTONIC

    • B. 

      ISOKINETIC

    • C. 

      ISOMETRIC

  • 34. 
    MUSCLE CONTRACTIONS FROM STRONGEST TO WEAKEST
    • A. 

      ECCENTRIC, ISOMETRIC, CONCENTRIC

    • B. 

      CONCENTRIC, ISOMETRIC, ECCENTRIC

    • C. 

      ISOMETRIC, CONCENTRIC, ECCENTRIC

    • D. 

      ECCENTRIC, CONCENTRIC, ISOMETRIC

  • 35. 
    "IF YOU WANNA GET GOOD AT SOMETHING, YOU GOTTA DO THAT SOMETHING"
  • 36. 
    AN EXAMPLE OF AN OPEN KINETIC CHAIN IS HAND WEIGHTS
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 37. 
    AN EXAMPLE OF CLOSED KINETIC CHAIN IS A PUSH UP
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 38. 
    PRE 'S  STANDS FOR?
  • 39. 
    DOMS   STANDS FOR
  • 40. 
    A LAG IS...
    • A. 

      A FORM OF MUSCLE CONTRACTURE

    • B. 

      A SIGN OF MUSCLE WEAKNESS

    • C. 

      COMMONLY FOUND IN THE QUADRICEPS

    • D. 

      CANNOT PERFORM ANY TYPE OF ROM

  • 41. 
    NOT ALL MUSCLES IN THE BODY ARE CONSIDERED PRIME MOVERS 
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 42. 
    MUSCULAR DISTROPHY IS AN EXAMPLE OF A MUSCLE PATHOLOGY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 43. 
    NEUROMUSCULAR CONDITIONS ARE CHARACTERIZED BY MUSCLE ....?,ANDMUSCULOSKELETAL CONDITIONS FREQUENTLY SHOW PATTERNS OF .....?
    • A. 

      MUSCLE WEAKNESS, MUSCLE IMBALANCE

    • B. 

      MUSCLE IMBALANCE, MUSCLE WEAKNESS

  • 44. 
    AN EXAMPLE OF STRETCH WEAKNESS ARE THE RHOMBOIDS
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 45. 
    A PATIENT'S BLOOD PRESSURE IS CONSIDERED
    • A. 

      SUBJECTIVE

    • B. 

      OBJECTIVE

  • 46. 
    A PATIENT COMPLAINS OF HEADACHES
    • A. 

      SUBJECTIVE

    • B. 

      OBJECTIVE

  • 47. 
    A CONCLUSION DRAWN BY THE EXAMINER IS NOTED UNDER
    • A. 

      PLAN

    • B. 

      ASSESSMENT

  • 48. 
    AN INDIVIDUAL WITHOUT A DIAGNOSIS IS REFERRED TO AS
    • A. 

      PATIENT

    • B. 

      CLIENT

  • 49. 
    CARDIOPULMONARY FITNESS IS ALSO KNOWN AS CARDIOPULMONARY ENDURANCE
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 50. 
    MOST SPORT INJURIES ARE RESULTS OF CONCENTRIC CONTRACTIONS
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 51. 
    ECCENTRIC CONTRACTIONS REQUIRE THE MOST CONTROL
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 52. 
    THE BRAIN RECRUITS SYNCRONOUSLY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 53. 
    A CONCENTRIC CONTRACTION IS THE HARDEST CONTRACTION TO REGAIN BACK AFTER INJURY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 54. 
    FOR ENDURANCE, USED TO PROTECT HEALING TISSUE
    • A. 

      SUBMAXIMAL EXERCISE

    • B. 

      MAXIMAL EXERCISE

  • 55. 
    TO INCREASE STRENGTH AND POWER
    • A. 

      SUBMAXIMAL EXERCISE

    • B. 

      MAXIMAL EXERCISE

  • 56. 
    TO PERFORM A FULL ARC, A BOLSTER IS USED UNDER THE KNEE (APPROX 45 DEGREE ANGLE).
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 57. 
    BROUGHT TO 90 DEGREES WITH LEG OFF THE TABLE IS A SHORT ARC
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 58. 
    LIGHT TO HEAVY WEIGHT
    • A. 

      OXFORD

    • B. 

      DAPRE

    • C. 

      DELORME

  • 59. 
    HEAVY TO LIGHT WEIGHT
    • A. 

      DELORME

    • B. 

      OXFORD

    • C. 

      DAPRE

  • 60. 
    THE WHOLE IS GREATER THAN TH SUM OF ITS PARTS
  • 61. 
    AN EXAMPLE OF AUGMENTED FEEBACK IS GONIOMETRY
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 62. 
    EMOTIONS ARE AN EXAMPLE OF INSTRINSIC FEEDBACK
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 63. 
    IN THE STAGES OF MOTOR LEARNING, THIS TERM IS CONSIDERED TRIAL AND ERROR, FINE TUNING AND PROBLEM SOLVING
    • A. 

      COGNITIVE STAGE

    • B. 

      ASSOCIATIVE STAGE

    • C. 

      AUTONOMOUS STAGE

  • 64. 
    UNDER TYPES OF MOTOR TASKS, THIS TERM MEANS UNINTERRUPTED MOVEMENT WITH NO DISTINCT BEGINNING OR END; WALKING 
    • A. 

      DISCRETE TASK

    • B. 

      SERIAL TASK

    • C. 

      CONTINUOUS TASK