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Kinesiology Ch. 1 Terms
Cephalic
Caudal
Dexter
Sinister
Above in relation to another structure; higher, superior
Below in relation to another structure; inferior
Relating to, or situated to the right or on the right side of…
Relating to, or situated to the left or on the left side of,…
Cephalic
Above in relation to another structure; higher, superior
Caudal
Below in relation to another structure; inferior
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Kinesiology Terms
Scalar
Vector
Newtons first law
Kinematics
quantity has only magnitude
quantity has magnitude and direction
object remans at rest or in a uniform motion w/ constant spee…
study of motion w/o regards to force
Scalar
quantity has only magnitude
Vector
quantity has magnitude and direction
Kinesiology Terms
Anatomy
Kinesiology
Anatomical Kinesiology
Biomechanics
science and structure of human body
study of motion or human movement
study of human muscular skeletal system and musculartendious…
application of mechanical physics to human motion
Anatomy
science and structure of human body
Kinesiology
study of motion or human movement
Kinesiology Terms
Head
Condyle
distal
Posterior
Terminal enlargement
a rounded knuckle-like prominence
farther from the point of attachment or origin
toward the back
Head
Terminal enlargement
Condyle
a rounded knuckle-like prominence
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinesiology
Flexion
Extension
Rotation
study of bodily movement
bending when the angle between the limbs decreases
straightening of a body part
pivoting a limb
Kinesiology
study of bodily movement
Flexion
bending when the angle between the limbs decreases
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Kinesiology Terms
reliability
validity
measuring aerobic capacity
measuring body composition
low variance consistency
does the test measure what you assume it measures?
field tests, cardio respiratory endurance
skinfold measurements and circumference measurements
reliability
low variance consistency
validity
does the test measure what you assume it measures?
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Kinesiology Terms
Anterior
Posterior
Medial
Lateral
Front
Back
Toward the midline
Away from the midline
Anterior
Front
Posterior
Back
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Kinesiology Terms
kinesiology
biomechanics
sagittal/anteroposterior plane (AP)
frontal/lateral/coronal plane
study of motion or human movement
application of mechanical physics to human motion
bisects the body into right and left half (ex: sit up)
divides the body into (front) anterior and (back) posterior (…
kinesiology
study of motion or human movement
biomechanics
application of mechanical physics to human motion
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Kinesiology Terms
Append
Cardi
Cerebr
Cran
To hang
Heart
Brain
Helmet
Append
To hang
Cardi
Heart
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Kinesiology Terms
Eccentric
Concentric
Isometric
Concave on convex
With gravity, muscle length lengthens
Against gravity, muscle length shortens
No joint movement, same plane
Same
Eccentric
With gravity, muscle length lengthens
Concentric
Against gravity, muscle length shortens
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Kinesiology Terms
abduction
adduction
flexion
extension
to draw or deviate away from the midline
to draw or deviate toward the midline
to bend, joint angle decreases to 0 degrees
to straighten, joint angle increases to 180 degrees
abduction
to draw or deviate away from the midline
adduction
to draw or deviate toward the midline
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Kinesiology terms
abduction
adduction
anatomical position
anterior (ventral)
movement away from the midline of the body
movement toward the midline of the body
the position of the human body that is used as the point of r…
nearer to the front (lips are nearer than the teeth)
abduction
movement away from the midline of the body
adduction
movement toward the midline of the body
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinematics
Kinetics
Qualitative
Quantitative
The study of the description of motion, including considerati…
Study of action of forces
Used by coaches ... -Quality: good, bad, heavy
Formal vs. Informal... -Numeric: Six, miles, sec, meters
Kinematics
The study of the description of motion, including considerati…
Kinetics
Study of action of forces
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Kinesiology Terms
Anteroinferior
Mid-inguinal point
Tibial
Superior (supra)
In front and below
A point mid way between the anterior superior iliac spine and…
Relating to the tibial (medial) side of the lower extremity
Above in relation to another structure; higher, cephalic
Anteroinferior
In front and below
Mid-inguinal point
A point mid way between the anterior superior iliac spine and…
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kinesiology terms
isometric
isotonic
concentric
eccentric
static exercise; stationary, less motion; for elderly and inj…
dynamic exercise; movement
muscle contraction that is short, such as lifting a bench bar…
muscle contraction that is long and negative; it can handle m…
isometric
static exercise; stationary, less motion; for elderly and inj…
isotonic
dynamic exercise; movement
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Kinesiology Terms
translation?
rotation?
what is axis of rotation?
degrees of freedom?
-linear motion... -all parts of rigid body move parallel & in sa…
-rigid body moves in a circular path around a pivot point... -me…
perpendicular point about which mvmt in a certain plane occurs
- number of planes of mvmt at a jt... -wrist: 2 sagittal & front…
translation?
-linear motion... -all parts of rigid body move parallel & in sa…
rotation?
-rigid body moves in a circular path around a pivot point... -me…
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Kinesiology Terms
Functional Anatomy
Biomechanics
Statics
Dynamics
Study of body components need to achieve or perform human mov…
Evaluates the motion of living organisms. Newtonian physics a…
Conditions that cause body to have zero acceleration. Equilib…
Examines systams in accelerated motion. A does not equal 0
Functional Anatomy
Study of body components need to achieve or perform human mov…
Biomechanics
Evaluates the motion of living organisms. Newtonian physics a…
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Kinesiology Bone Terms
anterior view
posterior view
skull
cervical vertebra
front view
back view
anterior view
front view
posterior view
back view
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kinesiology-terms
saggital
frontal
transverse
superior
saggital
frontal
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Kinesiology Exam 3 (terms)
The ________, when contracted unilater…
The __________ runs posteriorly along…
The facet joints of the ________ prima…
The Sternocleidomastoid muscle of the…
Sternocleidomastoid, ... same side,... opposite side
Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
lumbar spine, ... sagittal plane,... flexion and extension
Cranial Nerve XI
The ________, when contracted unilater…
Sternocleidomastoid, ... same side,... opposite side
The __________ runs posteriorly along…
Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
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Kinesiology Terms
PA experience... Scholarly study... Professi…
Self-Sufficiency... Self-Expression... Work…
Personal care behaviors
More strenuous than ADLs... Light housewo…
What are the three sources of knowledge in the discipline of…
Spheres of Kinesiology
ADLs: Activities of daily living
IADLs: Instrumental Activities of Daily Living
PA experience... Scholarly study... Professi…
What are the three sources of knowledge in the discipline of…
Self-Sufficiency... Self-Expression... Work…
Spheres of Kinesiology
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Kinesiology Terms
Abduction
Adduction
Eversion
Inversion
A movement of a limb away from the middle of the body
The movement of a limb towards the middle of the body
The turning or being turned outward or inside out
The turning or being turned inwards
Abduction
A movement of a limb away from the middle of the body
Adduction
The movement of a limb towards the middle of the body
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinesiology
Research
Measurement
Research design
Study of human movement
The systematic process of collection and analyzing informatio…
A reference sample or standard used for the quantitative comp…
The method and structure of an investigation chosen by the re…
Kinesiology
Study of human movement
Research
The systematic process of collection and analyzing informatio…
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinesiology
Statics
Dynamics
Simultaneous movement
Study of movement
Aspects of nonmoving systems
Aspects of moving systems
The body moves at the same time; fluid
Kinesiology
Study of movement
Statics
Aspects of nonmoving systems
Kinesiology terms
Kinesiology
Biomechanics
Kinematics
kinetics
the study of human movement from the point of view of the phy…
The study of biological systems from a mechanical perspective
the description of motion from what can be gained by appearance
the study of forces associated with motion
Kinesiology
the study of human movement from the point of view of the phy…
Biomechanics
The study of biological systems from a mechanical perspective
Kinesiology terms
ADL
IADLS
Open skill
Closed skill
Activities for daily living ( bathing, dressing, using the to…
Instrumental activities of daily living (preparing meals, tak…
Environment unpredictable, movements vary from trial to tria
Environment predictable, like swinging a ball on a tee
ADL
Activities for daily living ( bathing, dressing, using the to…
IADLS
Instrumental activities of daily living (preparing meals, tak…
Kinesiology Terms
Axial
Appendicular
Sagittal
Frontal
The part of the skeleton that includes the head, vertebrae, r…
The part of skeleton that includes arm and legs(appendages),…
Body plane that cuts body/organs/structure into left and righ…
Plane that cuts body/organs/structure into front and back par…
Axial
The part of the skeleton that includes the head, vertebrae, r…
Appendicular
The part of skeleton that includes arm and legs(appendages),…
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Kinesiology Terms
Joint Stability
Muscle Force magnitude
5 Shoulder Joints
ligaments that support sternum & clavi…
bony configuration, ligamentous restraint, & muscle contraction
mode of action, speed of contraction, & segments moved
AC joint, sternoclavicular joint, GH joint, coracoclavicular…
Interclavicular ligament, costoclavicular ligament, & anterio…
Joint Stability
bony configuration, ligamentous restraint, & muscle contraction
Muscle Force magnitude
mode of action, speed of contraction, & segments moved
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Kinesiology terms
Flexion
Extension
aBduction
aDduction
Decreasing the angle of a joint... Bending a joint
To increase the angle of a joint... Straighting the joint
Moving a limb away from the midline
Moving a limb towards the midline
Flexion
Decreasing the angle of a joint... Bending a joint
Extension
To increase the angle of a joint... Straighting the joint
Kinesiology Terms
A/ant
Abd
Add
AE
Anterior
Abduction
Adduction
Above elbow
A/ant
Anterior
Abd
Abduction
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Kinesiology terms
Kinesiology
Flexion
Extension
Rotation
The study of the mechanics of body movements
Bending when the angle between the limbs decreases
Straightening of a body part
Pivoting a limb
Kinesiology
The study of the mechanics of body movements
Flexion
Bending when the angle between the limbs decreases
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Kinesiology terms
superior
inferior
medial
lateral
close to
further from
inside
outside
superior
close to
inferior
further from
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kinesiology terms
kinesiology
biomechanics
statics
dynamics
the study of movement
the study of the principles of mechanics with the human body…
systems are in a constant motion
systems are subject to acceleration or deceleration
kinesiology
the study of movement
biomechanics
the study of the principles of mechanics with the human body…
22 terms
Kinesiology Terms
Fundamental position
Anatomical position
Midline
Medial
Natural stance, hands to sides
Feet flat, chest up, palms outward
Divides into left and right halves
Closer to midline
Fundamental position
Natural stance, hands to sides
Anatomical position
Feet flat, chest up, palms outward
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Kinesiology Terms
Ventilation
760mmHg
Inspiration at Rest
Inspiration during Exercise
movement of air into and out of the lung via pressure differe…
Atmospheric pressure at sea level
Diaphragm pushes downward, lowering intrapulmonary pressure.
External intercostals, pectoralis minor, scalene, and sternoc…
Ventilation
movement of air into and out of the lung via pressure differe…
760mmHg
Atmospheric pressure at sea level
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Kinesiology Terms
A/ant
Abd
Add
AE
Anteriror
Abduction
Adduction
Above elbow
A/ant
Anteriror
Abd
Abduction
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Kinesiology terms
Triceps origan
Triceps Origin long head
Triceps Origin medial head
Triceps insertion
Long head infraglenoid tubercle of scapula
Posterior humus above the spinal groove
Posterior humurs above spinal groove
Olecranon process of ulna
Triceps origan
Long head infraglenoid tubercle of scapula
Triceps Origin long head
Posterior humus above the spinal groove
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Kinesiology Terms
Bilateral
Unilateral
Contralateral
Ipsilateral
2 or both sides
1 side
refers to the opposite side of the body
refers to the same side of the body
Bilateral
2 or both sides
Unilateral
1 side
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Kinesiology Terms
Medial
Lateral
Proximal
Distal
Towards the midline
Away from midline
Nearest a point (trunk)
Farthest away from (trunk)
Medial
Towards the midline
Lateral
Away from midline
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinesiology
Kinematics
Translation
Osteokinematics
The study of human movement
A branch of mechanics that describes the motion of a body
Linear motion when all parts of a rigid body move parallel to…
Describes the motion of bones in relation to the three cardin…
Kinesiology
The study of human movement
Kinematics
A branch of mechanics that describes the motion of a body
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Kinesiology Terms
Kinetics
Kinematics
Medial
Lateral
forces causing movement
time, space, and mass aspects of a moving system
towards midline
away from midline
Kinetics
forces causing movement
Kinematics
time, space, and mass aspects of a moving system
22 terms
Kinesiology Terms
Connective tissue
Fibrous
Fascia
Cutaneous
Thin layers of fibrous tissue that surrounds muscles, tendons…
Threadlike structure such as a muscle fiber cell
General term for layer(s) of fibrous connective tissue
Refers to skin
Connective tissue
Thin layers of fibrous tissue that surrounds muscles, tendons…
Fibrous
Threadlike structure such as a muscle fiber cell
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Kinesiology Terms
frontal plane
sagittal plane
transverse plane
prone
door plane (also known as the coronal plane)
wall plane
table plane
lying face down
frontal plane
door plane (also known as the coronal plane)
sagittal plane
wall plane
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Kinesiology terms
Anterior
Medial
Superior
Cranial
Toward the front
Toward the midline
Toward the head
Upward toward the hesd
Anterior
Toward the front
Medial
Toward the midline
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Kinesiology terms
Palmer
Dorsal
Plantar
Sagittal plane
Anterior part of hand(pam)
Top of hand/foot
Bottom of foot
Divides left and right(toe touch)
Palmer
Anterior part of hand(pam)
Dorsal
Top of hand/foot
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Kinesiology Terms
abduction
adduction
ambulatory
anatomical position
draws away from midline
draws toward the midline
able to move about, not confined to a bed
to stand erect with arms at the sides and palms of the hands…
abduction
draws away from midline
adduction
draws toward the midline
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Kinesiology terms
Frontal
Median
Horizontal
Static-isometric
Coronal
Saggital
Transverse
No change in total length, tension
Frontal
Coronal
Median
Saggital
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Kinesiology Terms
Anterior
Lateral
Superior
Proximal
Front
To the side (outside)
Above
Closer to centre of bodu
Anterior
Front
Lateral
To the side (outside)
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Kinesiology terms
Biomechanics
Kinematics
Kinetics
static
The study of the biological basis for human motion
A branch of mechanics that describes the motion of a body in…
the actions of forces applied to the body
a state of no motion or constant motion
Biomechanics
The study of the biological basis for human motion
Kinematics
A branch of mechanics that describes the motion of a body in…
9 terms
kinesiology terms
monosaccharide
oligosaccharide
disaccharides
polysaccharide
smallest structure unity ex: glucose, fructose, ribose...
two to ten monosaccharide units
two monosaccharide's bound together; ex: sucrose, maltose, la…
ten or more monosaccharide units ex: starch and fibers
monosaccharide
smallest structure unity ex: glucose, fructose, ribose...
oligosaccharide
two to ten monosaccharide units
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