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Question 11.The insertion of a muscle _____ during muscle contraction and it is usually _____ to the body.
Question 22.The origin of a muscle _____ during muscle contraction and it is usually _____ to the body.
Question 33.Which of the following muscle(s) extend and rotate the spinal column?
Question 44.The muscles located in the middle of the body are called _____ muscles.
Question 55.The maximus, medius, and minimus muscles are all part of the _____ group.
Question 66.In a _____, the force is applied between the load and the fulcrum.
Question 77.The biceps femoris, semitendinosus, and semimembranosus are part of the _____ group.
Question 88.The _____ muscle originates on the lateral aspect of the humerus and the ulna, inserts on the radius, and pulls the radius back to the anatomical position when it contracts.
Question 99.When inflammation of the forearm muscle tendons cause compression of the median nerve, a person may develop _____.
Question 1010.Rotation of the arm in a circle is an example of _____.
Question 1111.All of the following muscles are found dorsally, or on the back side of the body, EXCEPT:
Question 1212.Several muscles are needed to move our feet. The _____ foot muscles are located in the leg, while the _____ foot muscles are located in the foot.
Question 1313.The name of cranial nerve VII is the _____ nerve and it innervates most muscles in the _____.
Question 1414.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 1515.Which of the following is accurate of all erector spinae muscles?
Question 1616.Which of the following hip muscles would be involved in performing a sit-up?
Question 1717.What do we call the muscle that opposes the action of the agonist?
Question 1818.Which of the following is the structure that can cause problems associated with carpal tunnel syndrome?
Question 1919.If you wanted to move your big toe, which muscles in your foot would be activated?
Question 2020.Which of the following muscles is part of the rotator cuff and works to enable shoulder rotation?
Question 2121.To push a barbell up during the bench press, what is happening to the forearm and which muscle is primarily used for this movement?
Question 2222.Using the mnemonic FRE123, what does it tell us about a second class lever?
Question 2323.Consider a person doing sit ups in P.E. class. What articulation occurs at the hip as the person moves upward?
Question 2424.Which of the following muscles do NOT assist breathing?
Question 2525.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 2626.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 2727.Consider a person bending to the side. If they experience pain, which of the following muscles would most likely be injured?
Question 2828.An athlete is running a race, and experiences a pulled groin. Which of the following muscles is most likely strained?
Question 2929.What structure attaches muscle to bone?
Question 3030.Which of the following muscles extends the hand and fingers?
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