Anterior Compartment of Lower Leg Muscles

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Anterior Compartment of Lower Leg Muscles
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Massage class 70: Muscles
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  1. Orgin: Fibular head, lateral 2/3 of fibula shaft
    Insertion: Base of metatarsal # 1, Cuneiform # 1
    Action: Plantar Flexes ankle, eversion of the foot

    A) Peroneus Longus
    B) Peroneus Tertius
    C) Plantaris
    D) Peroneus Brevus
    A) Peroneus Longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Orgin: Lateral Distal 2/3 of fibular shaft
    Insertion: Base of metatarsal # 5
    Action: Plantar Flex ankle, eversion of the foot

    A) Peroneus Longus
    B) Peroneus Brevus
    C) Peroneus Tertius
    D) Plantaris
    B) Peroneus Brevus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. What 3 muscles makeup a subgroup known as Triceps surae?
    Gastrocnemius, soleus, plantaris
  4. This mucle is also known as the "Dancers Muscle" .Means stomach and leg?

    A) Popliteus
    B) Planteris
    C) Gastrochemius
    D) Soleus
    C) Gastrochemius
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. This mucles has 2 heads, performs 2 actions, but not simultaneously. Is a synergist to hamstrings and soleus

    A) Gastrochemius
    B) Tibialis Posterior
    C) Planteris
    D) Popliteus
    A) Gastrochemius
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. This muscles is sometimes called the 2nd heart as it plays a role in returning blood from the heart

    A) Planteris
    B) Gastrochemius
    C) Soleus
    D) Popliteus
    C) Soleus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. This muscle lies deep to gastrochemius and is an atagonist to tibialis anterior

    A) Soleus
    B) Popliteus
    C) Peroneus Brevis
    D) Planteris
    A) Soleus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. This muscle is the longest tendon in the body and atagonist to quads and tibilis anterior.

    A: Plantar flextion of the ankle, flexion of the knee

    A) Planteris
    B) Peroneus Brevis
    C) Soleus
    D) Popliteus
    A) Planteris
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. This muscle is often referenced as the key that unlocks the knee and lies deep to gastroc and plantaris

    A) Popliteus
    B) Planteris
    C) Peroneus Brevis
    D) Soleus
    A) Popliteus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. This mucle can not be palpated and lies deep to gastroc and soleus. 

    Orgin: Post tibial and fibular shaft, intervosseus membrane
    I: Base of metatarsal # 2-4, cuboid, cuneiform # 3, navicular
    A: plantar flexes ankle, invertion of foot

    A) Tibiallis Posterior
    B) Plantaris
    C) Flexor Digitorim Longus
    D) Peroneus Brevis
    • A) Tibiallis Posterior
  11. This mucle flexes toes 2-5 and flexes ankle

    Orgin: Post Tibial shaft (middle)
    Insertion: Plantar surface of distalphalanges

    A) Flexor Digitorum Longus
    B) Tibialis Posterior
    C) Flexor Hallucis Longus
    D) Peroneus Longus
    A) Flexor Digitorum Longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. This muscle supports longitudianal arch, inverts foot, flexes big toe, plantar flexes ankle,
    Iinsertion: plantar surface of distal phalanx

    A) Peroneus Longus
    B) Flexor Hallucis Longus
    C) Flexor Digitorum Longus
    D) Tibialis Posterior
    B) Flexor Hallucis Longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. This muscles is the largest and most superficial. It is just lateral to the tibial shaft and crosses over tibia tibia to insert medially.
    Insertion: Base of metatarsal #, cuneiform #1 (plantar surface):
    A) Tibialis Anterior
    B) Extensor Digitorum Longus
    C) Extensor Hallucis Longus
    D) Peroneus Brevis
    • A) Tibialis Anterior
  14. This muscles Origin: Fibular Head, and prox. ⅔ of fibular shaft and lateral of epicondyle.

    Insertion: Middle and distal phalanges digits # 2-5
    Action: Extends digits 2-3, Dorsiflexion of the ankle

    A) Peroneus Longus
    B) Extensor Hallucis Longus
    C) Extensor Digitorum Longus
    D) Peroneus Brevis
    C) Extensor Digitorum Longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Origin: Anterior Fibular shaft, interosseous membrane
    Insertion: Distal Phalanx - Toe # 1
    Action: Extends the great toe, Dorsiflex the ankle

    A) Peroneus Brevis
    B) Extensor Hallucis Longus
    C) Peroneus Longus
    D) Extensor Digitorum Longus
    B) Extensor Hallucis Longus
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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