5 Written questions
5 Multiple choice questions
- postural muscles for the most part; reverses and/or opposes the action of a prime mover.
- used to extend the hip while climbing stairs
- stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more distal joints; immobilizes the origin of a prime mover
- strap-like muscle that is weak thigh flexor; the "tailor's muscle
- muscle group of the lateral leg; plantar flex and evert the foot.
4 True/False questions
tibialis anterior → inverts and dorsiflexes the foot
prime mover → muscle responsible for a particular body movement; agonist
gastrocnemius → "toe dancer's" muscle; a two-bellied muscle of the calf
vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, vastus medialis → muscle group that extends the thigh and flexes the knee