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The type of muscle whose functional characteristics most closely resemble those of its muscle fibers is the ___________ muscle.
Skeletal muscles in which the fascicles form a common angle with the tendon are __________ muscles.
Which of the following is NOT one of the forms of fascicle organization?
__________ muscle fibers pull in different directions, permitting different actions depending on stimulation.
In a convergent muscle, fibers converge on a common attachment site that may be a slender band of collagen fibers known as:
Origin, Insertion, & Contraction (Actions)
What 3 functional roles in a movement are used to characterize muscle groups?
These are the places where the fixed end attaches to the bone, cartilage, or connective tissue:
A _______________ is a muscle whose contraction is chiefly responsible for producing a particular movement.
A muscle that assists the muscle that is primarily responsible for a given action is called a(n):
The end of a muscle that is attached to the point that moves when the muscle contracts is called the:
Extension and lateral rotation of the hip
What is the action of the gluteus maximus? (2 parts to this)
Circumduction of scapula
Which of the following is NOT an action of the trapezius?
a) elevate scapula
b) elevate, retract, depress, and rotate scapula upward
c) circumduction of scapula
d) extention of neck
Which of the following muscles produces extension of the finger joints and wrist?
The action of this muscle includes flexion, adduction, and medial rotation at the shoulder:
Which of the following muscles does NOT flex the elbow (forearm)?
b) biceps brachii
d) triceps brachii
Flexor carpi radialis
Which of the following muscles acts as an atagonist of the extensor carpi radialis brevis?
a) latissimus dorsi
c) flexor carpi radialis
d) extensor carpi radialis longus
Tensor fasciae latae
Which of the following muscles is NOT part of the quadriceps femoris group?
a) vastus medialis
b) vastus lateralis
c) tensor fasciae latae
d) rectus femoris
Which of the following is NOT part of the adductor group?
c) adductor longus
Damage to which of the following muscles would interfere most with the ability to breathe?
All of these
The eye muscles include which of the following?
a) inferior rectus
b) medial rectus
c) superior oblique
d) inferior oblique
e) all of these answers are correct
Attaches to fibers of another facial muscle
At its insertion (unlike at its origin), the buccinator muscle ______________.
This muscle originates on the medial surfaces of the maxilla and the zygomatic arch as well as the inferior border of the zygomatic arch.
Temporal fossa; coronoid process of mandible
The temporalis muscle originates on the ____________ and inserts on the ____________.
The temporalis muscle is innervated by the mandibular branch of the ___________ nerve.
The insertion of the _______________ muscle is the mastoid region of the skull and the lateral portion of the superior nuchal line.
The muscle that has its origin on the superior surface of the pubis around the symphisis is the:
Originates at the back of the orbit and raises the upper eyelid
Which of these is TRUE about the muscle named levator palpebrae superioris?
a) elevates the eyebrow
b) raises the upper eyelid
c) originates at the back of the orbit and raises the upper eyelid
d) lifts the scapula
e) originates at the back of the orbit
Each of the following muscles is involved in the process of chewing or manipulating food in the mouth, except the:
The buccinator and orbicularis oris
Tom, a trumpet player, asks you which muscles he should develop in order to be a better trumpeter. What (2) muscles would you tell him? (Cheeks and mouth)
Rectus abdominis muscles; abdominal and oblique exercises, and crunches
(ESSAY) Jeff is interested in toning his abdomen. What muscles would you tell him to exercise to accomplish his goal? What movements would best exercise these muscles?
The vastus lateralis, vastus medialis, and vastus intermedius muscles originate on the ______ ______ of the femur.
The origins of the levator scapula are from the _______ _______ of four cervical vertebrae.
Biceps femoris, semitendinosus, and semimembranosus
Which of the following are members of the hamstring group?
a) adductor longus and adductor magnus
b) biceps femoris and rectus femoris
c) gluteus maximus and rectus femoris
d) semimembranosus, semitendinosus, and gastrocnemius
e) biceps femoris, semitendinosus, and semimembranosus
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