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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Mandibular sling?
  2. extrinsic tongue muscles
  3. stylopharyngeus muscle O&I and action
  4. muscles of pharynx
  5. procerus O&I
  1. a end in -"glossus". Genioglossus, styloglossus, hyoglossus.
  2. b O: frontal bone
    I: eyebrow medial
  3. c (muscle of pharynx)
    O: styloid process of temporal bone
    I: later./post. pharyngeal walls
    A: elevates pharynx & simultaneously widens
  4. d part of both repiratory and digestive tract. connected to nasal and oral cavites. 3 pharynx portions; oropharynx, nasopharynx, laryngopharynx
  5. e masseter on outside and medial pterygoid on inside; elevate mandible

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. end of muscle attached to more movable structure
  2. masseter
  3. O: pterygoid fossa of sphenoid bone and medial surface of lateral pterygoid plate
    I: angle of mandible
    A: elevation of mandible (closing jaw)- weaker than masseter in this action
  4. anterior suprahyoid muscle.
  5. platysma

5 True/False questions

  1. actionmovement when muscle fibers contract


  2. digastric (suprahyoid)2 bellies; ant. (part of anterior suprahyoid muscles)/ post. (part of postrior suprahyoid muscles).


  3. masseter ( deep head)O&I and actionO: ant. 2/3 of lower border of zygomatic arch
    I: angle of mandible
    A: elevation of mandible (closing jaw)


  4. epicranial muscle occipital belly origin, insertion, and actionO: orbital rim, nasal process of frontal bone, frontal process of max.
    I:Lateral region of the eye
    A: closes eyelid (squint, wrinkles, "crow's feet")


  5. levator labii superioris O&I and actionO: auditory tube and sphenoid
    I: median palatine raphe
    A: tenses and slightly lowers soft palate, opens auditory tube during swallowing


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