Create an account
Muscle tissue, one of the four basic tissue groups, consists chiefly of cells that are highly specialized for
Interactions between actin and myosin filaments of the sarcomere are responsible for
The skeletal muscle complex known as the triad consists of
a transverse tubule and two terminal cisternae.
At each end of the muscle, the collagen fibers of the epimysium, and each perimysium and endomysium, come together to form a
Which of the following is not characteristic of smooth muscle?
Smooth muscle connective tissue forms tendons and aponeuroses.
Muscles that laterally rotate the thigh include all of the following, except the
tensor fasciae latae.
Which of the following describes the action of the serratus anterior?
protracts the shoulder, abducts and medially rotates the scapula.
Which of the following are a type of glial cell found in the peripheral nervous system?
________ neurons are small and have no anatomical features that distinguish dendrites from axons.
The white matter of the spinal cord contains
bundles of axons with common origins, destinations, and functions.
The ________ is a strand of fibrous tissue that provides longitudinal support as a component of the coccygeal ligament.
In the spinal cord, white matter is separated into ascending and descending tracts organized as
Autonomic centers that control blood pressure, heart rate, and digestion are located in the
The dural fold that projects into the longitudinal fissure between cerebral hemispheres is called the
All of the following are true of the fibrous tunic of the eye, except that it
produces aqueous humor
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together