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Question 11.If someone is doing a sit-up exercise, then what is happening on the muscular level?
Question 22.Consider a person who has lost the ability to wrinkle his forehead. Which of the following muscles may be the cause of the problem?
Question 33.Consider a person bending to the side. If they experience pain, which of the following muscles would most likely be injured?
Question 44.The pectoralis major is involved in the bench press exercise in which the arms flex towards the middle of the body. This muscle is proximally attached to the shoulder via the clavicle and chest via the sternum, while distally attached to the humerus. Identify the origin and insertion of the muscle respectfully.
Question 55.If a body builder is working hard to develop their six-pack, then which of the following muscles are they actually trying to develop?
Question 66.The Trapezius muscles serves to retract the shoulder and work to extend the neck. Why is this functionality important?
Question 77.At which point are the superficial erector spinae muscles together?
Question 88.Which of the following muscles do NOT assist breathing?
Question 99.Which of the following movements is made possible by the pectoralis major?
Question 1010.If you wanted to move your big toe, which muscles in your foot would be activated?
Question 1111.Which of the following nerves innervates some of the thigh muscles?
Question 1212.What is the most common origin for muscles that move the thigh?
Question 1313.If we're playing soccer and we extend our leg to kick a ball, then which of the following muscles are we using to perform this action?
Question 1414.Which of the following muscles is part of the rotator cuff and works to enable shoulder rotation?
Question 1515.Identify the nerve that innervates the flexor carpi radialis.
Question 1616.Which of the following is NOT a part of the Quadriceps Femoris group of muscles?
Question 1717.Which of the following muscles are NOT responsible for adduction of the thigh at the hip?
Question 1818.The body's lever system utilizes the joint, which is known as the _____, the muscular contraction, called _____, and the weight of the body, referred to as _____.
Question 1919.Which of the following hip muscles would be involved in performing a sit-up?
Question 2020.Aimee walks into a restaurant with her boyfriend where she is expecting to celebrate her 40th birthday. Instead, she is greeted by fifty of her closest friends and family members who have shown up to a surprise party in celebration of her milestone birthday. Aimee is so shocked that her jaw almost hits the floor, and she is speechless. Which muscle allowed Amy to open her mouth?
Question 2121.A muscle originates on the scapula and inserts on the dorsal side of the humerus. What type of movement would be generated by this muscle?
Question 2222.Which of the following is accurate of all erector spinae muscles?
Question 2323.Which of the following muscles are sometimes referred to as the 'obliques of the neck' since they are responsible for bringing your chin to your chest and bringing your ear to your shoulder?
Question 2424.Which of the following is the location of the hand flexors?
Question 2525.A machine is built with a lever system to move heavy loads. Which of the following would be the most efficient in terms of moving a heavy load with relatively little effort or force?
Question 2626.Which of the following terms is found in muscles that move the thumb?
Question 2727.Consider a person doing jumping jacks in P.E. class. What articulation is performed by the legs as the person draws them together?
Question 2828.What structure attaches muscle to bone?
Question 2929.When the classic cartoon character, Popeye, would show his 'guns' to Olive Oil, which muscle was he flexing?
Question 3030.Which of the following terms means straight?
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