Skeletal System and Muscular System


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following is a true statement about bones?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following explains how a person straightens his arm at the elbow?

2. Which of the following BEST explains how a muscle cell exerts force?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of what the skeletal and muscular systems are responsible for in the human body. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include functions of the skeletal system and how a muscle cell exerts force.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the various components of skeletal and muscular systems, including:

  • Cardiac muscle
  • Composition of bones
  • Contraction and relaxation
  • How a muscle cell exerts force
  • Functions of the skeletal system

Skills Practiced

The following quiz and worksheet will allow you to test out the following proficiencies:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related skeletal and muscular systems lesson
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the cardiac muscle
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about how muscle cells exert force

Additional Learning

To learn more about skeletal and muscular systems, review the corresponding lesson called Skeletal System and Muscular System. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Identify what the skeletal system is and it's function in the body
  • Recall the general function of muscles and how they contract and relax
  • Review the different types of muscles that can be found in the body
  • Identify voluntary, involuntary, cardiac, smooth, and skeletal muscles
  • Understand how the skeletal system and the muscular system work together to move the body