Quiz 1- Intro To Kinesiology

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Quiz 1- Intro To Kinesiology

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  • 1. 
    Examples of Synarthroses joints are all of the following examples EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Symphisis Pubis

    • B. 

      Suture joints of the skull

    • C. 

      Joints between the bodies of the vertebrae

    • D. 

      Metacarpal phalengeal joint

  • 2. 
    Synovial Joints are defined by all of the following concepts EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Synovial Joints are freely moveable

    • B. 

      Synovial Joints DO NOT have articular cartilage

    • C. 

      Synovial Joints are reinforced and stabilized by ligaments

    • D. 

      Synovial joints have a joint capsule of connective tissue

  • 3. 
    An example of a uniaxial joint is
    • A. 

      Humero-radial joint of the elbow

    • B. 

      MCP joints in the hand

    • C. 

      Glenohumeral joint of the shoulder

    • D. 

      Carpometacarpal joint of the thumb

  • 4. 
    An example of biaxial joint is:
    • A. 

      Atlanto-axial joint

    • B. 

      Carpometacarpal joint of the thumb

    • C. 

      Interphalangeal Joints of the hand

    • D. 

      Glenohumeral joint of the shoulder

  • 5. 
    Plane joints and Ball & Socket joints are considered to be:
    • A. 

      Uniaxial Joints

    • B. 

      Biaxial Joints

    • C. 

      Triaxial Joints

    • D. 

      Pivot Joints

  • 6. 
    Joint movement in closed kinematic chain involves predictable motion between adjacent joints and occurs in the human body in weight-bearing limbs. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Examples of movement in an open kinematic chain includes all of the following situations EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Using your arm to wave to a friend

    • B. 

      Using your leg to kick a ball

    • C. 

      Using your arm to reach for a box on a shelf

    • D. 

      Using your legs to squat down to the floor from standing position

  • 8. 
    Closed packed position of a joint is defined by all of the following statements EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Joint surfaces are fully congruent

    • B. 

      Maximal tension exists in the joint capsule

    • C. 

      Minimal tension exists in the ligaments

    • D. 

      Joint surfaces are pressed together

  • 9. 
    The type of contraction of the biceps muscles in the arms while raising the body to do a chin-up is:
    • A. 

      Concentric

    • B. 

      Eccentric

    • C. 

      Isometric

    • D. 

      Isokinetic

  • 10. 
    The type of contraction of the triceps while lowering the body during a push-up is:
    • A. 

      Concentric

    • B. 

      Eccentric

    • C. 

      Isometric

    • D. 

      Isokinetic

  • 11. 
    The type of contraction of the tricpes while raising the body during a push-up:
    • A. 

      Concentric

    • B. 

      Eccentric

    • C. 

      Isometric

    • D. 

      Isokinetic

  • 12. 
    The type of cotnraction the wrist flexors and extensors (wrist at 0 degrees) while you are holding a cup is:
    • A. 

      Concentric

    • B. 

      Eccentric

    • C. 

      Isometric

    • D. 

      Isokinetic

  • 13. 
    The type of contraction of the hamstring musculature from 150 degrees of knee flexion to 0 degrees of knee flexion, while you are lying in prone position is:
    • A. 

      Concentric

    • B. 

      Eccentric

    • C. 

      Isometric

    • D. 

      Isokinetic

  • 14. 
    A contraction invloves musles that move a joint. But a contracture is joint immobility. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The definition of Center of Gravity is: 
    • A. 

      The point in the body that is the heaviest; usually at the level of the pelvis in anatomical position

    • B. 

      The point in the body that is the lightest; usually at the level of C-4 in anatomical position

    • C. 

      The point in the body where mass is equally distributed; usually at S-2 in anatomical position

    • D. 

      The point in the body where mass remains static; usually at S-2 in anatomical position

  • 16. 
    Neck whiplash that occurs when there is a sudden stop when driving is an example of: 
    • A. 

      Newton's Law #1

    • B. 

      Newton's Law #2

    • C. 

      Newton's Law #3

    • D. 

      Newton's Law #4

  • 17. 
    Tripping over a book on the floor and using your hands to catch your balance is an example of:
    • A. 

      Newton's Law #1

    • B. 

      Newton's Law #2

    • C. 

      Newton's Law #3

    • D. 

      Newton's Law #4

  • 18. 
    The amount of strength needed to lift a 10-pound bag of groceries is an example of: 
    • A. 

      Newton's Law #1

    • B. 

      Newton's Law #2

    • C. 

      Newton's Law #3

    • D. 

      Newton's Law #4

  • 19. 
    A First Class Lever is described as
    • A. 

      The mechanical advantage lever system; A-R-E

    • B. 

      The balance lever system; E-A-R

    • C. 

      The wide arc of ROM system; A-E-R

    • D. 

      The effort arm is equal to the resistance arm; E=R

  • 20. 
    A Second Class Lever is described as
    • A. 

      The mechanical advantage lever system; A-R-E

    • B. 

      The balance lever system; E-A-R

    • C. 

      The wide arc of ROM system; A-E-R

    • D. 

      The effort arm is equal to the resistance arm; E=R

  • 21. 
    A Third Class Lever is described as
    • A. 

      The mechanical advantage lever system; A-R-E

    • B. 

      The balance lever system; E-A-R

    • C. 

      The wide arc of ROM system; A-E-R

    • D. 

      The effort arm is equal to the resistance arm; E=R

  • 22. 
    The action of the gastrocnemius action for plantar flexion when standing on tip-toes is an example: 
    • A. 

      A First Class Lever System

    • B. 

      A Second Class Lever System

    • C. 

      A Third Class Lever System

  • 23. 
    The action of balance of the head on the neck for head control is an example of:
    • A. 

      A First Class Lever System

    • B. 

      A Second Class Lever System

    • C. 

      A Third Class Lever System

  • 24. 
    The action of the deltoid muscle to move the humerus is an example of:
    • A. 

      A First Class Lever System

    • B. 

      A Second Class Lever System

    • C. 

      A Third Class Lever System

  • 25. 
    Which of the following situations has the most stability?
    • A. 

      Wide base of support, high center of gravity, weight of body outside the base of support perimeter

    • B. 

      Narrow base of support, low center of gravity, weight of body within the base of support perimeter

    • C. 

      Narrow base of support, high center of gravity, weight of body above the base of support perimeter

    • D. 

      Wide base of support, low center of gravity, weight of body within the base of support perimeter

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