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Apologia Anatomy & Physiology Lesson 3 Muscular System Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. atrophy
  2. How do you keep your cardiac muscles strong?
  3. What are tendons?
  4. blood
  5. tetanus
  1. a a disease which begins with the masseter tightening and preventing the jaw from opening; it is also called lockjaw
  2. b By elevating your heart rate for 30 minutes or more several times a week
  3. c The tough fibers that connect your skeletal muscles to your bones.
  4. d a special substance that carries nutrients throughout your body
  5. e when a muscle becomes weak and shrinks when it is not used much

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. skeletal muscle cell that are long and thin
  2. found in the heart; involuntary muscles
  3. strong, flexible fibers that attach bones to skeletal muscles
  4. the strongest muscle in body which allows humans to open and close their mouths
  5. Skeletal muscles are voluntary smooth and cardiac are involuntary.

5 True/False Questions

  1. flexor musclesthese muscles open the joint wider; straightening at the joint


  2. extensor musclesthese muscles open the joint wider; straightening at the joint


  3. smooth musclesthese muscles have no striations or stripes; they can be found in blood vessels, stomach, intestines or bladder


  4. What are the three kinds of muscle tissue in your body?Muscles that work opposite of each other.


  5. triceps brachiimuscle on the bottom of the upper arm


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