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Movements of the Body
abduction
adduction
circumduction
dorsiflexion
the process of moving a body part away from the midline
the process of moving a body part toward the midline
the process of moving a body part in a circular motion
the process of bending a body part backward
abduction
the process of moving a body part away from the midline
adduction
the process of moving a body part toward the midline
rotation, revolution, seasons, direct, indirect
rotation
revolution
seasons
direct
the action of rotation around an axis or center
the action of revolving or moving around a central object
each of the four parts of the year (spring, summer, fall, and…
moving in a straight direction
rotation
the action of rotation around an axis or center
revolution
the action of revolving or moving around a central object
Types of Body Movements chapter 23
flexion
extension
hyperextension
rotation
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
extension greater than 180 degrees
movement of a bone around its longitudinal axis
flexion
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
extension
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
Axis of rotation
Axis of Rotation
Period of rotation
Period of evolution
Ellispe
An imangenary line going through the center of the earth
Time it takes for a planet to rotate
Time it takes to move planet around sun
Oval shaped orbit of a planet
Axis of Rotation
An imangenary line going through the center of the earth
Period of rotation
Time it takes for a planet to rotate
10 terms
Planes of Motion and Axis of Rotation
Flexion
Extension
Abduction
Adduction
Bending motion, the body of the bones on each side of the joi…
Straightening movement, the main body of the bones on each si…
Body part moves away from the body
Body part moves closer to the body
Flexion
Bending motion, the body of the bones on each side of the joi…
Extension
Straightening movement, the main body of the bones on each si…
A and P: Body Planes, Body Cavities, Directional Terms
Transverse Plane
Saggital Plane
Frontal Plane
Anterior
plane that divides the body into superior and inferior parts
vertical plane which passes from anterior to posterior, divid…
vertical plane that divides the body into ventral and dorsal…
Front
Transverse Plane
plane that divides the body into superior and inferior parts
Saggital Plane
vertical plane which passes from anterior to posterior, divid…
16 terms
A & P Body Movements
flexion
dorsiflexion
plantar flexion
extension
moving of two body parts toward each other
pulling toes up towards nose
point toes down
increasing the distance between 2 bones
flexion
moving of two body parts toward each other
dorsiflexion
pulling toes up towards nose
6 terms
Rotation and Revolution
Climate
Seasons
Axis
Rotation
The average weather of a particular region for a number of ye…
One of the four periods of the year characterized by differen…
An imaginary line that passes through the earth from north to…
The act of turning around a central point such as the earth's…
Climate
The average weather of a particular region for a number of ye…
Seasons
One of the four periods of the year characterized by differen…
39 terms
D.A - Movement Terminology - Planes, Axis, Motions,
Axis
imaginary line around which a movement…
Axis... vertical aka longitudianal axis
Axis... an imaginary around which moveme…
imaginary line around which a movement (rotation) takes place
axis
an imaginary around which movements occur in the horizontal p…
vertical aka longintudinal axis
Axis
imaginary line around which a movement (rotation) takes place
imaginary line around which a movement…
axis
Rotation of the Synovial Joints
Rotation
Medial Rotation
Lateral Rotation
Supination
motion of bone around a central axis without displacing the a…
Anterior surface of a bone moves inwards
Anterior surface of a bone turns outwards
Outward rotation of the forearm. The palm faces upwards or fo…
Rotation
motion of bone around a central axis without displacing the a…
Medial Rotation
Anterior surface of a bone moves inwards
Body Positions for coding
cirumduction
dorsiflexion
eversion
flexion
moving body in a circular motion
bending the body backward
turning outward
bending a limb
cirumduction
moving body in a circular motion
dorsiflexion
bending the body backward
Body Movements A&P Chapter 21
Abduction
Adduction
Dorisflexion
Pronation
Movement of a body part away from the midline.
Movement of a body part towards the midline.
The process of bending a body part.
The process of lying prone/ face down, the process of turning…
Abduction
Movement of a body part away from the midline.
Adduction
Movement of a body part towards the midline.
17 terms
A&P joint movements
Flexion
Extension
Dorsiflexion
Plantar flexion
Bending parts at a joint so that the angle between them decre…
Straightening parts at a joint so that the angle between them…
Movement at the ankle that brings the foot closer to the shin…
Movement at the ankle that brings the foot farther from the s…
Flexion
Bending parts at a joint so that the angle between them decre…
Extension
Straightening parts at a joint so that the angle between them…
20 terms
Science Chapter 2 Spelling
telescope
orbit
axis
tilt
device used to observe distant objects
the path of an object rotating around another
a line around which something rotates
to move into an angled position
telescope
device used to observe distant objects
orbit
the path of an object rotating around another
37 terms
Body Movements
Abduction
Adduction
Flexion
Extension
Moving a bone away from the mid-line of the body
Moving a bone toward the mid-line of the body
Moving a part so that the angle of the joint is decreasing
Moving a part so that the angle of the joint is increasing
Abduction
Moving a bone away from the mid-line of the body
Adduction
Moving a bone toward the mid-line of the body
13 terms
Joints of the Body
Fibrous Joints
Cartilaginous Joints
Synovial Joints
Articulating Cartilage
Bones lock together to form an immovable articulation. Exampl…
Articulations where two bones are joined by a patch of cartil…
Articulations that are fully enclosed by a capsule and filled…
A layer of hyaline cartilage that covers the condyle surface…
Fibrous Joints
Bones lock together to form an immovable articulation. Exampl…
Cartilaginous Joints
Articulations where two bones are joined by a patch of cartil…
17 terms
Muscular Movement
flexion
extension
hyperextension
dorsiflexion
bending joints so that the angle decreases
moving a joint so the angle increases
extension beyond anatomical position
movement of the ankle that brings the foot closer to the shin
flexion
bending joints so that the angle decreases
extension
moving a joint so the angle increases
Types of Body Movements
flexion
extension
hyperextension
rotation
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
extension greater than 180 degrees
movement of a bone around its longitudinal axis
flexion
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
extension
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
40 terms
A&P Chapter 7 Skeletal System- Types of Joints
Types of Joints
joint
fibrous joint
cartilaginous joint
Type of Joints
the point of connection between two bones or elements of a sk…
An articulation in which the bones are joined together by den…
Have no joint cavity, Bones held together by cartilage. Examp…
Types of Joints
Type of Joints
joint
the point of connection between two bones or elements of a sk…
10 terms
Movements
flexion
extension
abduction
adduction
bending at the joint so that the angle between the bones is d…
straightening at the joint so that the angle between the bone…
(physiology) moving of a body part away from the central axis…
MOVEMENT TOWARD THE MIDLINE OF THE BODY
flexion
bending at the joint so that the angle between the bones is d…
extension
straightening at the joint so that the angle between the bone…
24 terms
Anatomical Positions and Terms
superior
inferior
anterior
posterior
towards the head
towards the feet
front
back
superior
towards the head
inferior
towards the feet
12 terms
8th grade science
orbit
revolution
rotation axis
solstice
the path an object follows as it moves around another object
the motion of one object around another object
the line on which an object rotates
is a day when Earth's rotation axis is the most toward or awa…
orbit
the path an object follows as it moves around another object
revolution
the motion of one object around another object
Vocabulary week 18
orbit
surface
central
energy
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
the outside part or uppermost layer of something
of, at, or forming the center
the capacity to do work. comes in different forms such as hea…
orbit
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
surface
the outside part or uppermost layer of something
25 terms
Skeletal System
Skeletal System
Long bones
Short bones
Flat bones
Support, protection, movement and formation of blood cells in…
Longitudinal axis is elongated and ends are expanded (femur,…
Same width as length (carpals and tarsals)
plate like ( scapula, ribs)
Skeletal System
Support, protection, movement and formation of blood cells in…
Long bones
Longitudinal axis is elongated and ends are expanded (femur,…
27 terms
Science Quiz Earth motions: Rotation and Revolution
Rotation and Revolution
Rotation
Axis
Day and night
The apparent motions of the sun, moon, planets, and stars acr…
The spinning of the Earth on its axis.
The line on which a rotating celestial body turns.
Earths rotation causes this daily observation
Rotation and Revolution
The apparent motions of the sun, moon, planets, and stars acr…
Rotation
The spinning of the Earth on its axis.
Body Movements
flexion
extension
abduction
adduction
bending a joint so that the angle between the two bones is de…
straightening a joint so that the angle between the bones is…
moving a body part away from the midline
moving a body part toward the midline
flexion
bending a joint so that the angle between the two bones is de…
extension
straightening a joint so that the angle between the bones is…
Solstice
axis
tilt
rotation
hemisphere
: the imaginary straight line that something ... (such as the Ea…
: to lift or move (something) so that one side is higher than…
: the act or process of moving or turning around a central po…
: a half of the Earth
axis
: the imaginary straight line that something ... (such as the Ea…
tilt
: to lift or move (something) so that one side is higher than…
Ranges of Motion
Flexion
Extension
Hyperextension
Abduction
decreases the angle between 2 bones
increases the angle between 2 bones
increases the angle between 2 bones beyond the normal ROM
Movements in the limbs only; limbs move away from the midline
Flexion
decreases the angle between 2 bones
Extension
increases the angle between 2 bones
Joint movements
abduction and adduction
circumduction
Supination and Pronation
Protraction and Retraction
Moving a body part away from the middle or toward the middle
Moving a body part in a circular motion
Pronation- face downward... Supination- face upward
Protraction- Moving a body part forward... Retraction-Moving a b…
abduction and adduction
Moving a body part away from the middle or toward the middle
circumduction
Moving a body part in a circular motion
12 terms
Vocabulary and Spelling Words January 2-6
universe
axis
rotation
revolution
all of outer space, all planets and all stars
a line around which something rotates
motion around a central point or axis
the cycle of one object moving around another one
universe
all of outer space, all planets and all stars
axis
a line around which something rotates
13 terms
2D day 50 Review
equator
rotation
solstice
limit
an imaginary circle around the middle of Earth
when something moves with a circular movement around a centra…
the longest or shortest day of the Year (in summer and winter)
limits that control the way something should be done
equator
an imaginary circle around the middle of Earth
rotation
when something moves with a circular movement around a centra…
17 terms
Muscular Movement
flexion
extension
hyperextension
dorsiflexion
bending joints so that the angle decreases
moving a joint so the angle increases
extension beyond anatomical position
movement of the ankle that brings the foot closer to the shin
flexion
bending joints so that the angle decreases
extension
moving a joint so the angle increases
7 terms
Ch. 6 Chunk 1
Axis
Rotate
Revolve
Alternate
An imaginary line that goes right through the center of somet…
To spin around while staying in one place
To move in a path around another object
To take turns or to change back and forth
Axis
An imaginary line that goes right through the center of somet…
Rotate
To spin around while staying in one place
6 terms
Parts of a Computer
Printer
Monitor
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Keyboard
puts text and images from the computer onto paper
displays information on a screen
contains the brains of your computer and process information
a device for typing letters, numbers, and symbols into the co…
Printer
puts text and images from the computer onto paper
Monitor
displays information on a screen
5 - U4 W4
rotated
defective
meteor
staggered
turned around on an axis or a central point
having a flaw or weakness
a piece of rock from space
swaying or walking unsteadily
rotated
turned around on an axis or a central point
defective
having a flaw or weakness
Sun,Moon and Earth
Axis
Revolve
Tide
Rotate
To spin around an object in an imaginary line.
To move in a path around another object
The rise and fall of water in the ocean caused by gravity
One full spin of an object around an axis
Axis
To spin around an object in an imaginary line.
Revolve
To move in a path around another object
7 terms
key terms 41-50
revolve
orbit
rotate
axis
move in a circle in a central axis
the curved path of celestial object around a star, planet or…
to move or cause to move in a circle
an imaginary line of witch a body rotates
revolve
move in a circle in a central axis
orbit
the curved path of celestial object around a star, planet or…
37 terms
Body Movements
Abduction
Adduction
Flexion
Extension
Moving a bone away from the mid-line of the body
Moving a bone toward the mid-line of the body
Moving a part so that the angle of the joint is decreasing
Moving a part so that the angle of the joint is increasing
Abduction
Moving a bone away from the mid-line of the body
Adduction
Moving a bone toward the mid-line of the body
17 terms
Skeletal System - Types of Movements
Flexion
Extension
Hyperextension
Circumduction
Movement that decreases the angle - brings bones together
Movement that increases the angle between joints - moves bone…
Extending a joint past what is normal.
Moving a joint in a circular path.
Flexion
Movement that decreases the angle - brings bones together
Extension
Movement that increases the angle between joints - moves bone…
9 terms
Muscle movement
flexion
extension
abduction
adduction
bending a joint to decrease the angle between two bones or bo…
straightening and extending a joint to increase the angle bet…
moving a body part away from the midline of the body
moving a body part toward the midline of the body
flexion
bending a joint to decrease the angle between two bones or bo…
extension
straightening and extending a joint to increase the angle bet…
Movements of the body
Abduction
Adduction
Circumduction
Dorsi flexion
The process of moving a body part away from the midline
The process of moving a body part toward the midline
The process of moving a body part in a circular motion
The process of bending a body part backward
Abduction
The process of moving a body part away from the midline
Adduction
The process of moving a body part toward the midline
Key Terms 39-44
Percolation
Transpiration
Revolve
Orbit
The downward movement of water from the land surface into soi…
When water evaporates from a leaf
To move in a circle on a central axis or to move around in a…
The curved path of something such as, a star, planet, or moon
Percolation
The downward movement of water from the land surface into soi…
Transpiration
When water evaporates from a leaf
14 terms
Stars and Our Solar System Vocabulary
Galaxy
Universe
Star
Solar System
a huge system of many stars, gas, and dust
everything that exists in space
a huge ball of superheated gas
a group of objects in space that revolve around a central star
Galaxy
a huge system of many stars, gas, and dust
Universe
everything that exists in space
10 terms
Moving in Space
Mass
Gravity
Orbit
Revolution
the amount of matter in an object
a force of attraction between objects
the path an object takes around another object
the movement of one object around another
Mass
the amount of matter in an object
Gravity
a force of attraction between objects
27 terms
A&P Unit 6 Set #4 - Body Movement
Sagittal plane
Frontal/Coronal plane
Transverse plane
Flexion
longitudinal plane; divides the body into right and left parts
longitudinal plane; divides the body into anterior and poster…
horizontal plane; divides the body into superior and inferior…
Decreasing the angle of a joint; produced by a muscle that cr…
Sagittal plane
longitudinal plane; divides the body into right and left parts
Frontal/Coronal plane
longitudinal plane; divides the body into anterior and poster…
10 terms
Unit 2 Science Vocabulary
Sun
Star
Rotate
Revolve
the star around which the Earth rotates
an object in space that produces its own heat and light
to spin on an axis
move in a circle on a central axis
Sun
the star around which the Earth rotates
Star
an object in space that produces its own heat and light
9 terms
Day, night, and seasons
Rotate
Axis
Year
Revolve
move or cause to move in a circle around an axis or center; c…
an imaginary line about which a body rotates
the time taken by a planet to make one revolution around the…
move in a circular orbit around the sun
Rotate
move or cause to move in a circle around an axis or center; c…
Axis
an imaginary line about which a body rotates
13 terms
Types of Body Movements
flexion
extension
hyperextension
rotation
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
extension greater than 180 degrees
movement of a bone around its longitudinal axis
flexion
movement in the saggital plane that decreases the angle of th…
extension
opposite of flexion; movement in the saggital plane that incr…
SSE Lesson 1 Calendar in the Sky: Introducing the SEM System
axis
geocentric
Gregorian calendar
heliocentric
an imaginary line that runs through the middle of an object,…
a description of the universe that placed Earth at the center…
the most widely accepted and used civil calendar internationa…
Modern view of the solar system that places the Sun at the ce…
axis
an imaginary line that runs through the middle of an object,…
geocentric
a description of the universe that placed Earth at the center…
100% Curriculum Science Intermediate (The Solar System)
axis
moon
phase
planet
an imaginary straight line through the center of the Earth, t…
the heavenly body that goes around the Earth once every 29 days
the shape of the lighted part of the moon
a large body of matter that moves around a star; in our solar…
axis
an imaginary straight line through the center of the Earth, t…
moon
the heavenly body that goes around the Earth once every 29 days
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