5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- muscles that assist the action of the agonist; performs the same movements as the prime mover
- stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more distal joints; immobilizes the origin of a prime mover
- smaller hip muscle commonly used as an injection site.
- muscle group that extends the thigh and flexes the knee
- used to extend the hip while climbing stairs
4 True/False Questions
prime mover → muscle responsible for a particular body movement; agonist
adductors → muscle group that allows you to draw your legs to the midline of your body, as when standing at attention
sartorius → strap-like muscle that is weak thigh flexor; the "tailor's muscle
peroneus muscles → muscle group of the lateral leg; plantar flex and evert the foot.