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Antagonist, prime mover, synergist, fixator
Agonist
Postural muscles for the most part
Stabilizes a joint so that the prime m…
Performs the same movies as the prime…
Prime mover
Fixator
Synergist
Synergist
Agonist
Prime mover
Postural muscles for the most part
Fixator
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Ch 10 antagonist, synergist, agonist, and fixators
agonist
Antagonist
synergist
fixators
muscle that has major responsibility for producing a specific…
muscles that oppose or reverse a particular movement
help prime movers by adding extra force to same movement or r…
synergist that immobilizes bone or muscle's origin and give p…
agonist
muscle that has major responsibility for producing a specific…
Antagonist
muscles that oppose or reverse a particular movement
T4 CB skeletal muscles2
Agonist
Postural muscles
Stabilizes joints
Performs same movements as prime mover
Prime mover
Fixator
Synergistic
Synergist
Agonist
Prime mover
Postural muscles
Fixator
5 terms
types of muscle
prime mover
antagonist
synergist
fixator
The fixator in a movement is the muscle(s) that stabilises th…
prime mover
antagonist
6 terms
The way muscles interact with other muscles
Prime mover
Fixator
Synergist
Synergist
Agonist
Postural muscles for the most part
Stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more di…
Performs the same movement as the prime mover
Prime mover
Agonist
Fixator
Postural muscles for the most part
agonist , synergist and antagonist
Agonist
Synergist
Antagonist
Synergist muscle
The primary muscle that involve in any action.... Prime mover,st…
The muscles that are asist the prime mover or agonist.
The muscle that has the opposite action of prime mover and sy…
Supraspinatus,infraspinatus,teres minor and subscapularis is…
Agonist
The primary muscle that involve in any action.... Prime mover,st…
Synergist
The muscles that are asist the prime mover or agonist.
Muscles Manner
Agonist
Postural muscles for the most part
Stabilizes a joint so that the prime m…
Performs the same movement as the prim…
Prime mover
Fixator
Synergist
Synergist
Agonist
Prime mover
Postural muscles for the most part
Fixator
Interaction of muscles
Prime mover
Fixators
Synergist
Synergists
Agonist
Postural muscles for most part
Stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more di…
Performs same movement as prime mover
Prime mover
Agonist
Fixators
Postural muscles for most part
5 terms
types of muscle actions at joints
prime mover
agonist
antagonist
synergists
muscle with majority of responsibility for certain movement
same things as the prime mover
muscle that opposes or reverses prime mover
muscle that aids the prime mover in movement and helps with r…
prime mover
muscle with majority of responsibility for certain movement
agonist
same things as the prime mover
5 terms
Exercise 14
Prime mover
Agonist
Antagonist
Fixator
This muscle is responsible for the movement
Another term for prime mover
These muscles oppose movement of the prime moved
These muscles are synergists that immobilize the origin of th…
Prime mover
This muscle is responsible for the movement
Agonist
Another term for prime mover
6 terms
muscle packet 16
prime mover
fixator
synergist
synergist
agonist
postural muscles for the most part
stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more di…
performs the same movement as the prime mover
prime mover
agonist
fixator
postural muscles for the most part
30 terms
IMPORTANT MUSCLE TERMINOLOGY Contractions, Agonist/Antagonist, Synergist: Stabilizers,Neutralizers,Fixators
Agonist
Antagonist
Stabilizers (fixator)
Synergists
prime mover
opposes agonist contraction... (relaxes, acts as brake)
proximal contracts to fixate joint... (allows distal limb moveme…
muscles work together ... (assist prime movers-prevent undesired…
Agonist
prime mover
Antagonist
opposes agonist contraction... (relaxes, acts as brake)
Functional muscle groups
agonist
prime mover
accessory mover
fixator
muscle responsible for a specific action
-type of agonist... -muscle mainly responsible for a specific ac…
-type of agonist... -assists the prime mover
stabilizes one part of body to from a base for another action
agonist
muscle responsible for a specific action
prime mover
-type of agonist... -muscle mainly responsible for a specific ac…
6 terms
Muscle interactions (Muscle workbook quiz)
Prime mover
Fixator
Synergist
Synergist
Agonist
Postural muscles for the most part
Stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more di…
Performs the same movement as the prime mover
Prime mover
Agonist
Fixator
Postural muscles for the most part
Skeletal muscles work
prime mover
prime mover
antagonist
antagonist
execute actual movements
e.g. the biceps flexion of elbow
acts against the prime mover
e.g. triceps in flexion
prime mover
execute actual movements
prime mover
e.g. the biceps flexion of elbow
Functional muscles
Agonist
prime mover
Accessory mover
Fixator
Muscles responsible for a specific action
muscle mainly responsible for a specific action
assists the prime mover
stabilizes one part of body to form a base for another action
Agonist
Muscles responsible for a specific action
prime mover
muscle mainly responsible for a specific action
6 terms
IMPORTANT MUSCLE TERMINOLOGY Contractions, Agonist/Antagonist, Synergist: Stabilizers,Neutralizers,Fixators
Agonist
Antagonist
Stabilizers (fixator)
Synergists
prime mover
opposes agonist contraction... (relaxes, acts as brake)
proximal contracts to fixate joint... (allows distal limb moveme…
muscles work together ... (assist prime movers-prevent undesired…
Agonist
prime mover
Antagonist
opposes agonist contraction... (relaxes, acts as brake)
6 terms
Functional groups muscle responsible for a specific action
muscle responsible for a specific action
muscle mainly responsible for a specif…
assists the prime mover
stabilizes one part of body to form a…
Agonist
Prime mover
Accessory mover
Fixator
muscle responsible for a specific action
Agonist
muscle mainly responsible for a specif…
Prime mover
muscles (arnold)
antagonistic
synergistic
agonist
synergistic action
1 muscle moves in 1 direction & the other in the other direct…
muscles work tgther for 1 action
prime mover
-aids the prime mover... - stabilizes the nearby joint... -modifies…
antagonistic
1 muscle moves in 1 direction & the other in the other direct…
synergistic
muscles work tgther for 1 action
Muscle- coordinated muscle actions
Prime mover of agonist
Synergist aids the prime mover
Antagonist
Synergist
Produces most force
Stabilizes the nearby joint... Modifies the direction of movement
Opposes the prime mover ... Preventing excessive movement and in…
Aids the prime mover by reducing undesirable movement
Prime mover of agonist
Produces most force
Synergist aids the prime mover
Stabilizes the nearby joint... Modifies the direction of movement
Muscle Terminology
prime movers
antagonists
synergists
fixators
responsible for producing a particular movement
actions oppose the action of the agonist
assist the prime mover in performing an action
agonist and antagonist muscles contracting at the same time t…
prime movers
responsible for producing a particular movement
antagonists
actions oppose the action of the agonist
Skeletal Muscle Actions
Origin
Insertion
Prime Mover
Synergists
Immovable end of a joint
Moveable end of a joint
Major muscle involved
Assist the prime mover
Origin
Immovable end of a joint
Insertion
Moveable end of a joint
3 terms
Naming of Skeletal Muscles
Muscle names incorporate the following…
Size
Shape
-Appearance... -Location... -Function... -Orientation... -Unusual features
-Major: Large... -Maximus: Largest... -Minor: Small... -Minimus: Small…
-Rhomboideus: Rhomboidal... -Trapezius: Trapezoidal... -Teres: Roun…
Muscle names incorporate the following…
-Appearance... -Location... -Function... -Orientation... -Unusual features
Size
-Major: Large... -Maximus: Largest... -Minor: Small... -Minimus: Small…
5 terms
Muscular System
Prime mover or Agonist
Antagonist
Synergist
Fixator
-contracts to cause an action
-stretches and yields to the action of the prime mover
-prevents unwanted movement at intermediate joints or to aid…
-stabilizes the origin of a prime mover
Prime mover or Agonist
-contracts to cause an action
Antagonist
-stretches and yields to the action of the prime mover
8 terms
muscles with actions definitions
actions
prime movers
agonist
antagonist
movement resulting from the contraction of a muscle or group…
most efficient muscles for a particular action
contracts to cause an action
opposes or counters the agonist
actions
movement resulting from the contraction of a muscle or group…
prime movers
most efficient muscles for a particular action
Types of muscle acc to movement 💣
Agonist
Agonist
Antagonist
Synergist
Prime mover
Is a muscle that is primarily responsible for producing a mov…
Opposes the movement of a prime mover but only in a subtle way
Works together with the prime mover by preventing movements a…
Agonist
Prime mover
Agonist
Is a muscle that is primarily responsible for producing a mov…
6 terms
Prelab: Exercise 14: Gross Anatomy of the muscular system
prime mover
Agonist
antagonists
Fixator
muscle that is responsible for movement
another name for the prime mover
a muscle that resits the movement of the prime mover
muscles that are synergists that immobilize the origin of the…
prime mover
muscle that is responsible for movement
Agonist
another name for the prime mover
MUSCLE GENERAL MUSCLE VOCAB
ORIGIN
INSERTION
PRIME MOVER
AGONIST
the nonmoving part of attachment when a muscle contracts
this point moves toward the origin- the insertion point will…
this muscle is responsible for the movement- applies out amou…
another term for prime mover
ORIGIN
the nonmoving part of attachment when a muscle contracts
INSERTION
this point moves toward the origin- the insertion point will…
246 terms
Exercise 15: Gross Anatomy of Muscles
muscles that are responsible for produ…
Prime mover or agonist
Antagonist
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movem…
Prime mover or agonist
muscles that are responsible for producing a particular movem…
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movement
Antagonist
muscles that are responsible for produ…
Prime mover or agonist
Prime mover or agonist
muscles that are responsible for producing a particular movem…
Muscle Terminology
Sacromere
Prime Mover
Agonist
Antagonist
Unit of striated muscle tissue
Main muscle that makes the action
Another term for prime mover
Moves against prime mover
Sacromere
Unit of striated muscle tissue
Prime Mover
Main muscle that makes the action
AP muscles
prime movers
antagonists
synergists
fixators
muscles responsible for producing a particular movement
muscles that oppose or reverse movement
aid in the action of agonists by recusing undesirable or unne…
specialized synergists that immobilize the origin of a prime…
prime movers
muscles responsible for producing a particular movement
antagonists
muscles that oppose or reverse movement
6 terms
GA 1: Functional Group Muscles
Agonist
Prime mover
Accessory mover
Fixator
Muscle responsible for a specific action
Muscle mainly responsible for a specific action
Muscle that assists the prime mover
Muscle that stabilizes one part of body to form a base for an…
Agonist
Muscle responsible for a specific action
Prime mover
Muscle mainly responsible for a specific action
definitions
Origin
Insertion
Prime mover or agonist
Antagonist
Attachment to the stationary bone
Attachment to the movable bone
Muscle that causes a desire action
Muscle whose effect is opposite to the action
Origin
Attachment to the stationary bone
Insertion
Attachment to the movable bone
Body Movement
Flexion
Extension
Abduction
Adduction
Flexion
Extension
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Anatomy
Agonist
Antagonist
Fixator
Synergist
Prime mover
Opposed/reverses action of the prime mover
Stabilizes a joint so the prime mover can act at more distal…
Performs same movement as prime mover "little helper"
Agonist
Prime mover
Antagonist
Opposed/reverses action of the prime mover
Muscle Actions
Prime Mover
Antagonist
Fixators Increase
Synergists
Muscle prinarily involved in a movement
Muscle with action opposite to prime mover
Tension to stabilize joints
Help prime mover
Prime Mover
Muscle prinarily involved in a movement
Antagonist
Muscle with action opposite to prime mover
Muscles
Actions
Prime movers
Agonist
Antagonist
Are movements resulting from the contraction of a muscle or g…
Are the most efficient muscles for a particular action
Contracts to cause an action
Opposes or counters the agonist
Actions
Are movements resulting from the contraction of a muscle or g…
Prime movers
Are the most efficient muscles for a particular action
9 terms
types of skeletal muscles
prime mover
fixator
fixator
synergist
major responsibility for causing a particular movement when s…
postural muscles for the most part
specialized synergist
stabilizes a joint so that the prime mover can act at more di…
prime mover
major responsibility for causing a particular movement when s…
fixator
postural muscles for the most part
Muscles: Terms
Prime movers/ Agonists
Antagonists
Synergists
Fixators
Muscles that are most responsible for producing a particular…
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movement
Aid the action of agonists by assisting w/ same movement or r…
Specialized synergists that immobilize the origin of a prime…
Prime movers/ Agonists
Muscles that are most responsible for producing a particular…
Antagonists
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movement
prime, agonist, antagonist, synergist & stabilising
define a prime mover/main agonist
define an agonist
define an antagonist
define a synergist
the main muscle used in movement
muscle/s used in movements
opposing muscle/s
muscle which assists the prime mover
define a prime mover/main agonist
the main muscle used in movement
define an agonist
muscle/s used in movements
Muscle contractions
agonist
fixator
synergist
antagonist
primary mover during a specific movement
steady the proximal portion of a limb while movement occurs d…
complements the prime mover (working together)
opposes the action of the prime mover... must progressively rela…
agonist
primary mover during a specific movement
fixator
steady the proximal portion of a limb while movement occurs d…
basic definitions for muscles
Actions
prime movers
agonist
antagonist
are movements resulting from the contraction of a muscle or g…
are the most efficient muscles for a particular action
contracts to cause an action
opposed or counters the agonist
Actions
are movements resulting from the contraction of a muscle or g…
prime movers
are the most efficient muscles for a particular action
8 terms
Muscles
Origin
Insertion
*lever systems not on quiz!
Classification of types
where the musce is attached ... -the bone that doesn't move when…
the movable part
...
...
Origin
where the musce is attached ... -the bone that doesn't move when…
Insertion
the movable part
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Classifications of Skeletal Muscles
Prime Movers
Antagonists
Synergists
Fixators
Muscles that are most responsible for producing a particular…
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movement
Aid the action of agonists either by assisting with the same…
Specialized synergists, they immobilize the origin of a prime…
Prime Movers
Muscles that are most responsible for producing a particular…
Antagonists
Muscles that oppose or reverse a movement
Muscles
Maximus
Brevis
Longus
Minimus
Largest
Short
Long
Smallest
Maximus
Largest
Brevis
Short
anatomy ch. 9 terms
origin
insertion
action
innervation
where the muscle begins and is usually stationary during move…
where the muscle/tendon ends and attaches to the movement arm
resultant joint motion following a muscular contraction
nerve branch supplying nervous stimulation to a motor unit or…
origin
where the muscle begins and is usually stationary during move…
insertion
where the muscle/tendon ends and attaches to the movement arm
Muscles
Muscle Action
Agonist
Antagonist
Synergists
Skeletal muscles work together or in opposition, they only pu…
A muscle that accomplishes a certain movement.
A muscle working in opposition to the agonist.
A group of muscles that work together to accomplish a movement.
Muscle Action
Skeletal muscles work together or in opposition, they only pu…
Agonist
A muscle that accomplishes a certain movement.
10 terms
9. Muscle Organization
Arrangement of Fascicles (4)
Actions of skeletal muscles (4)
agonist
antagonist
Parallel... Convergent... Circular... Pennate
Agonists... antagonists... synergists... fixators
prime mover
opp of prime mover
Arrangement of Fascicles (4)
Parallel... Convergent... Circular... Pennate
Actions of skeletal muscles (4)
Agonists... antagonists... synergists... fixators
5 terms
Ch 10
Actions of Muscles
Agonist (prime mover)
Antagonist
Synergists
Muscles cam only pull not push. What one muscle group does, a…
Has major responsibility for producing desired movement.
Opposes or reverses a particular movement.
Help prime movers by adding extra force to the movement. Or r…
Actions of Muscles
Muscles cam only pull not push. What one muscle group does, a…
Agonist (prime mover)
Has major responsibility for producing desired movement.
Classification of Skeletal Muscles
direction
size
location
origins
rectus, transverse, oblique
maximus, minimus, longus, brevis
temporalis muscle overlies temporal bone
biceps, triceps, quadriceps
direction
rectus, transverse, oblique
size
maximus, minimus, longus, brevis
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