Muscles and movement.txt

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CWooller
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109861
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Muscles and movement.txt
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2011-10-18 03:47:30
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Movements nMuscle Pairs nMuscles nAnatomy
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New Zealand Year 11 Physical Education
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    • author "Cwooller"
    • tags "Movements
    • Muscle pairs
    • Muscles
    • Anatomy"
    • description "Yr 11 pe"
    • fileName "Muscles and movement"
    • freezingBlueDBID -1.0
    • What muscle creates flexion of the elbow?
    • Biceps brachii
  1. What movement creates flexion of the knee?
    Hamstring
  2. What muscle creates flexion of the hip?
    Hip flexors and rectus abdominus
  3. What muscle creates extension of the elbow?
    Triceps
  4. What muscle creates extension of the knee?
    Quadriceps
  5. What muscle causes the movement which brings the wrist to the shoulder?
    Biceps brachii
  6. What muscle causes extension of the hips?
    Gluteus maximus and hip extensors
  7. When dong sit ups, what muscle is the prime mover/agonist?
    Rectus abdominus
  8. What is tje term used for the muscle that creates a movement?
    Prime mover or agonist
  9. What is the term used for the muscle that is relaxingand controlling the speed of a movement?
    Antagonist
  10. What is the muscle pair to the biceps brachii?
    Triceps
  11. What is the muscle pair to the quadriceps?
    Hamstring

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