Sensory Nerves and Receptors of Muscles and Tendons


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Proprioceptors include _____.

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1. In addition to muscles, tendons and joints, what else contains sensory receptors that use internal stimuli to detect movement?

2. Which of the following is proprioception most likely responsible for?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and attached worksheet will help gauge your understanding of muscle and tendon sensory nerves and receptors. Topics on the quiz include proprioceptors and muscle spindle.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to measure your knowledge of the following:

  • Propriocepter located where a tendon and muscle connect
  • Classification of a muscle spindle
  • Example of proprioception

Skills practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related anatomy and physiology lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding muscle and tendon sensory nerves and receptors and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify a proprioceptor based on a given location

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the lesson titled Sensory Nerves and Receptors of Muscles and Tendons, which covers the following topics:

  • Muscle position and movement
  • Proprioceptors
  • Tendon organs