How Much Do You Know About Skeletal Muscle? Trivia Quiz

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How Much Do You Know About Skeletal Muscle? Trivia Quiz

A skeletal muscle is defined as multiple bundles of cells connected, which is known as muscle fibers, surrounded by connective tissue layers called 'fasciae. ' There are three major muscle types, the others being cardiac muscle and smooth muscle. This quiz has been designed to test your knowledge about the Skeletal muscles and anatomy. Let's play the quiz and learn more. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these muscle tissue is not striated?
    • A. 

      Skeletal

    • B. 

      Cardiac

    • C. 

      Smooth

  • 2. 
    Smooth muscle and cardiac muscle are involuntary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The origin is the point of muscle attachment that is __________.
    • A. 

      Stationary

    • B. 

      Moveable

    • C. 

      Synergistic

    • D. 

      None

  • 4. 
    The insertion is the point of muscle attachment that is __________.
    • A. 

      Stationery

    • B. 

      Moveable 

    • C. 

      Synergistic 

    • D. 

      None 

  • 5. 
    Which of the following would be antagonistic to the biceps brachii?
    • A. 

      Branchialis 

    • B. 

      Palmaris Longus 

    • C. 

      Triceps Brachii

    • D. 

      None

  • 6. 
    What is the name of the elongated bundles of contractile proteins that fill the cytoplasm skeletal muscle fibers?
    • A. 

      Myometrium

    • B. 

      Myofibrils

    • C. 

      Myofibers

    • D. 

      None

  • 7. 
    Smooth Muscle is not cross-striated because
    • A. 

      Myosin and actin in the myofibril

    • B. 

      Myofibrils are in register with each other

    • C. 

      Myofibrils are not in register with each other

    • D. 

       It has gap junctions

  • 8. 
    Intercaled discs are most likely to be observed in: 
    • A. 

      Longitudinal section of skeletal muscle

    • B. 

      Transverse section of skeletal muscle

    • C. 

      Transverse section of cardiac muscle

    • D. 

      Longitudinal section of cardiac muscle

  • 9. 
    Which of the following attaches muscle to the bone?
    • A. 

      Tendon

    • B. 

      Adipose Tissue

    • C. 

      Cartilage

    • D. 

      Ligament

  • 10. 
    Muscles that work in opposition to one another, such as the biceps brachii and the triceps brachii, are known as _____.
    • A. 

      Agonists

    • B. 

      Synergists

    • C. 

      Protagonists

    • D. 

      Antagonists