Physical Fitness Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which scenerio represents the origin point of a muscle?

Question 2 2. Which of the following functions is most likely NOT controlled by skeletal muscles?

Question 3 3. Which of the following attaches skeletal muscle to bone?

Question 4 4. Consider an individual who needs surgery to reattach his biceps tendon to his forearm. He requests the surgeon reattach the tendon in such a way to increase the strength of his forearm flexion. What would the surgeon need to do to accomplish his request?

Question 5 5. 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?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is false?

Question 7 7. If an agonist muscle contracts. . .

Question 8 8. 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 9 9. How does shivering thermogenesis aid in the homeostatic regulation of body temperature?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is in the correct sequence? From smallest to largest.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is composed of muscle tissue surrounding a hollow organ?

Question 12 12. Which of the following demonstrates a first-class lever system?

Question 13 13. Which organ converts amino acids into glucose?

Question 14 14. Using the mnemonic FRE123, what does it tell us about a second class lever?

Question 15 15. Skeletal muscle contraction without muscle shortening is responsible for which of the following?

Physical Fitness Chapter Exam Instructions

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