What are the three types of muscles tissue?
skeletal, cardiac, smooth
What muscle cells are elongated?
What two proteins play a role in motility and shape changes in virtually every cell in the body
muscle fibers, myofilaments
What type of tissue is skeletal, striated and voluntary
What type of tissue is cardiac, striated and involuntary
What type of tissue is visceral, nonstriated and involuntary
what tissue is found in the walls of hollow visceral organs such as the stomach, urinary bladder and respiratory passages
what are the four characteristics of muscle tissue?
excitability, contractility,extensibility and elasticity
What are the four important muscle functions
movement, maintains posture, stabalizes joints and generates heat