Origin & Insertion of the skeletal muscle

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Sternum

What is the origin of the pectoralis Major?

Humerus

What is the insertion of the pectoralis Major?

Sternum

What is the origin of the pectoralis Minor?

Humerus

What is the insertion of the Pectoralis Minor?

Masseter

The zygomatic arch is the origin of what muscle?

Mandible

What is the insertion of the Masseter?

Proximal end of the humerus

What is the origin of the Triceps brachii?

Proximal end of the humerus

What is the origin of the Triceps brachii, Lateral head?

Triceps Brachii, Lateral Head

The Olecranon process of the ulna is the insertion of what muscle?

Gluteus Medius

The iliac crest and the lateral surface of ilium are the origin of what Muscle?

Greater Trochanter of Femur

What is the insertion of the Gluteus medius?

Ischium

What is the origin of the Biceps femoris?

Tibia

What is the insertion of the Biceps femoris?

Ischium

What is the Origin of the Semitendinosus?

Proximal end of tibia

What is the insertion of the semitendinosus?

Ischium

What is the origin of the semimembranosus?

Distal end of the Femur

What is the insertion of the semimbranosus?

Gracilis

The pubic bone, near the pubic symphysis is the origin of muscle?

Medial surface of tibia

What is the insertion of the Gracilis?

Origin

Which does not move the origin or insertion?

Iliac crest

What is the origin of the sartorius?

Proximal end of the tibia

What is the insertion of the sartorius?

Distal end of the femur

What is the origin of the Gastrocnemius?

Calcaneus via Achilles tendon

What is the insertion of the Gastrocnemius?

Quadriceps; Vastus lateralis

The lateral aspect of the femur; Greater trochanter is the origin of what muscle?

Tibia via patellar ligament

What is the insertion of quadriceps; vastus lateralis?

Ilium

What is the origin of the Quadriceps; Rectus femoris?

Tibia via patellar ligament

What is the insertion of the Quadtriceps; Rectus Femoris?

Pubic bone

What is the origin of the Adductor femoris?

Medial aspect of the femur

What is the insertion of the Adductor Femoris?

Serratus Ventralis

The anterior 9 or 10 ribs is the origin of what muscle?

serratus Ventralis

The posterior 5 cervical vertebrae is the origin of what muscle?

Anterior 9 or 10; posterior 5 vertebrae

What is the origin of the serratus Ventralis?

Near the vertebral border of the scapula

What is the insertion of serratus Ventralis?

Pubic bone

What is the origin of the Rectus abdominus?

Costal cartilages; sternum

What is the insertion of the Rectus Abdominus?

Posterior ribs; Lumbodorsal fascia

What is the origin of the Internal abdominal oblique?

Linea Alba

What is the insertion of the internal abdominal oblique?

origin

The zygomatic process is the origin or insertion of the masseter?

insertion

The mandible is the origin or insertion of the masseter?

origin

The proximal end of the humerus is the origin or insertion of the triceps brachii, lateral head?

insertion

The olecranon process of the ulna is the origin or insertion of the triceps brachii, lateral head?

origin

The sternum is the orgin or insertion of the pectoralis major?

insertion

The humerus is the orgin or insertion of the pectoralis major?

origin

The sternum is the orgin or insertion of the pectoralis minor?

insertion

The humerus is the orgin or insertion of the pectoralis minor?

origin

The iliac crest and lateral surface of the ilium is the origin or insertion of gluteus medius?

insertion

The greater trochanter of the femur is the orgin or insertion of the gluteus medius?

origin

The ischium is the origin or insertion of the biceps femoralis?

insertion

The tibia is the origin or insertion of the biceps femoralis?

origin

The ischium is the origin or insertion of semitendinosus?

insertion

The proximal end of the tibia is the origin or insertion of the semitendinosus?

origin

The ischium is the origin or insertion of the semimembranosus?

insertion

The distal end of the femur is the origin or insertion of the semimembranosus?

origin

The pubic bone, near the pubic symphysis is the origin or insertion of the gracilis?

insertion

The medial surface of the tibia is the origin or insertion of the gracilis?

origin

The iliac crest is the origin or insertion of the sartorius?

insertion

The proximal end of the tibia is the origin or insertion of the sartorius?

origin

The distal end of femur is the origin or insertion of the gastrocnemius?

insertion

The calcaneus via the achilles tendon is the origin or insertion of the gastrocnemius?

origin

The lateral aspect of the femur; greater trochanter is the origin or insertion of the vastus lateralis?

insertion

The tibia via the patellar ligament is the origin or insertion of the vastus lateralis?

origin

The ilium is the origin or insertion of the rectus femoris?

insertion

The tibia via the patellar ligament is the origin or insertion of the rectus femoris?

origin

The pubic bone is the origin or insertion of the adductor femoris?

insertion

The medial aspect of the femur is the origin or insertion of adductor femoris?

origin

The anterior 9 or 10; posterior 5 clavical vertebrae is the origin or insertion of the serratus ventralis?

insertion

Near the vertebral border of the scapula is the origin or insertion of the serratus ventralis?

origin

The pubic bone is the origin or insertion of the rectus abdominus?

insertion

The costal cartilages; sternum is the origin or insertion of the rectus abdominus?

orgin

The posterior ribs; lumbodorsal fascia is the origin or insertion of the internal abdominal oblique?

insertion

The linea alba is the origin or insertion of the internal abdominal oblique?

pectoralis major & pectoralis minor

The sternum is the origin for what 2 muscles?

pectoralis major & pectoralis minor

the humerus is the insertion for what two muscles?

masseter

The zygomatic arch is the origin for what muscle?

masseter

The mandible is the insertion for what muscle?

triceps brachii, lateral head

The proximal end of the humerus is the origin for what muscle?

triceps brachii, lateral head

The olecranon process of the ulna is the insertion of what muscle?

gluteus medius

The iliac crest and lateral surface of the ilium is the origin of what muscle?

gluteus medius

the greater trochanter of the femur is the insertion of what muscle?

biceps femoris, semitendinosus, semimembranosus

The ischium is the origin for which 3 muscles?

biceps femoris

The tibia is the insertion for what muscle?

semitendinosus & the sartorius

The proximal end of the tibia is the insertion for what 2 muscle?

semimembranosus

The distal end of the femur is insertion for what muscle?

gracilis

The pubic bone, near the pubic symphysis is the origin for what muscle?

gracilis

The medial surface of the tibia is the insertion for what muscle?

sartorius

The iliac crest is the origin for what muscle?

gastrocnemius

the distal end of the femur is ORIGIN of what muscle?

gastrocnemius

the calcaneus via the achilles tendon is the insertion for what muscle?

vastus lateralis

the lateral aspect of the femur; greater trochanter is the origin for what muscle?

rectus femoris

which muscle has a origin at the ilium?

vastus lateralis & rectus femoris

Which two muscles have thier insertion at the tibia via the patellar ligament?

adductor femoris & rectus abdominus

which two muscles have thier origin at the pubic bone?

adductor femoris

which muscle has it insertion at the medial aspect of the femur?

serratus ventralis

which muscle has it origin at the anterior 9 or 10 ribs: posterior 5 cervical vertebrae?

serratus ventralis

which muscle has its insertion at or near the vertebral border of scapula?

rectus abdominus

which muscle has its insertion at the costal cartilages; sternum?

internal abdominal oblique

which muscle has its origin at the posterior ribs; lumbodorsal fascia?

internal abdominal oblique

which muscle has its insertion at the linea alba?

masseter

origin: zygomatic arch
insertion: mandible
describes which muscle?

triceps brachii. lateral head

origin: proximal end of the humerus
insertion: olecranon process of the ulna
describes which muscle?

gluteus medius

origin: illiac crest and lateral surface of the ilium
insertion: greater trochanter of femur
describes which muscle?

biceps femoris

origin: ischium
insertion: tibia
describes which muscle?

semitendinosus

origin: ischium
insertion: proximal end of the tibia
describes which muscle?

semimembranosus

origin: ischium
insertion: distal end of the femur
describes which muscle?

gracilis

origin: pubic bone near the pubic symphysis
insertion: medial surface of the tibia
describes which muscle?

sartorius

origin: iliac crest
insertion: proximal end of tibia
describes which muscle?

gastrocnemius

origin: distal end of femur
insertion: calcaneus via the achilles tendon
describes which muscle?

vastus lateralis

origin: lateral aspect of femur, greater trochanter
insertion: tibia via the patellar ligament
describes which muscle?

rectus femoris

origin: ilium
insertion: tibia via the patellar
describes which muscle?

adductor femoris

origin: pubic bone
insertion: medial aspect of femur
describes which muscle?

serratus ventralis

origin: anterior 9 or 10 ribs; posterior 5 cervical vertebrae
insertion: near vertebral border of the scapula
describes which muscle?

rectus abdominus

origin: pubic bone
insertion: costal cartilages; sternum
describes which muscle?

internal abdominal oblique

origin: posterior ribs; lumbodorsal fascia
insertion: linea alba
describes which muscle?

gluteus medius

iliac creast and lateral surface of ilium is the origin of the gluteus medius or the biceps femoralis?

gluteus medius

the greater trochanter of the femur is the insertion of the semimembranosus or the gluteus medius?

biceps femoris

the tibia is the insertion for the gracilis or the biceps femoris?

proximal end of the tibia

both the semitendinosus and the sartorius have the same point of insertion, what is it?

gracilis

the pubic bone; near the pubic symphysis is origin for the sartorius or the garcilis?

sartorius

the iliac crest is the origin for the sartorius or the garcilis?

semimembranosus

the distal end of the femur is the insertion for semitendinosus or the semimembranosus?

tibia via the patellar ligament

the vastus lateralis and rectus femoris share the same insertion point, what is it?

gastrocnemius

the distal end of the femur is the orgin for the gracilis or the gastrocnemius?

rectus abdominus

the pubic bone is the origin for the rectus abdominus or the rectus femoris?

rectus abdominus

the costal cartilages; sternum is the insertion for the rectus abdominus or serratus ventralis?

gracilis

the medial surface of the tibia is the insertion for the adductor femoris or the gracilis?

adductor femoris

the medial aspect of the femur is the insertion for the gracilis or the adductor femoris?

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