Muscles of the Shoulder Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a correct statement about the infraspinatus muscle?

Question 2 2. Which of the following people are performing an action caused by the infraspinatus muscle?

Question 3 3. How many sets of muscle fibers are in the deltoid?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is not one of the functions of the teres minor?

Question 5 5. What makes up the rotator cuff?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following vertebrae does the trapezius muscle NOT originate?

Question 7 7. Where does the anterior section of the deltoid muscle originate?

Question 8 8. Which of the following people is performing a medial rotation of the humerus, an action caused by the subscapularis muscle?

Question 9 9. Your friend asks you a question and you do not know the answer. While saying I don't know, you also shrug your shoulders. Which section of your trapezius muscle is allowing you to shrug your shoulders?

Question 10 10. One of the functions of the teres minor is to stabilize the bones of the shoulder joint, which is formed by the joining of the _____ and the scapula.

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Question 11 11. The teres major muscle is innervated by the lower subscapular nerve, which consists of nerve fibers from which of the following cervical nerves?

Question 12 12. The brachial plexus consists of nerves that have originating roots directly from the spinal cord. Which of the following is the root of the suprascapular nerve?

Question 13 13. The teres major inserts on the inner ridge of the intertubercular groove of what bone?

Question 14 14. What is the shape of the subscapularis muscle?

Question 15 15. Which is NOT true about the anterior deltoid muscle?

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Question 16 16. The supraspinatus muscle originates from the supraspinous fossa of the _____.

Question 17 17. Where is the infraspinatus muscle located?

Question 18 18. One of the actions of the infraspinatus muscle is to help stabilize the shoulder joint. What specifically does this muscle do in order to stabilize the shoulder joint?

Question 19 19. The three sets of deltoid fiber groups are the _____ deltoid, lateral deltoid, and posterior deltoid.

Question 20 20. The teres minor helps to stabilize which joint?

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Question 21 21. Which muscle of the rotator cuff helps to adduct your arm?

Question 22 22. Your friend is bending their neck backwards in order to look up at a cloud in the sky. What action is being performed by your friend's trapezius muscle?

Question 23 23. Which of the following people is NOT using their deltoid muscle to perform their movement?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT an accurate statement about the subscapularis muscle?

Question 25 25. The trapezius muscle is innervated by the cervical nerve III, cervical nerve IV, and the cranial nerve XI. What is another name for the cranial nerve XI?

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Question 26 26. One of the functions of the teres minor is to laterally rotate the upper arm. Which of the following people is laterally rotating their upper arm?

Question 27 27. The teres major muscle functions to extend the upper arm. Which of the following people is extending their upper arm?

Question 28 28. What is the network of nerves called that innervates the shoulder and arm area, including the supraspinatus muscle?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT an accurate description of the teres major muscle?

Question 30 30. The subscapularis muscle is innervated by a nerve that consists of several cervical nerves, which includes the C5, C6, and C7 nerves. What is this nerve called?

Muscles of the Shoulder Chapter Exam Instructions

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