Biomechanics Quiz Questions Muscular Contractions

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  1. Which of the following is the definition of a concentric muscle contraction?
  2. Which of the following is the definition of an eccentric muscle contraction?
  3. Which of the following is the definition of an isometric muscle contraction?
  4. Muscle that create joint torques that causes a joint to rotate are function in the ______ role?
  5. Muscle that create joint torques that oppose the joint rotation are function in the ______ role?
  6. Muscle that create opposing joint torques in order to keep a joint from rotating are functioning in the _______ role?
  7. Muscle that create joint torques that eliminate an undesired joint rotation caused by the agonist muscles are functioning in the ______ role?
  8. Which of the following muscle is an atagonist to the actions of biceps femoris?
  9. According to the muscle force-length relationship, the ability to generate muscle tension is greatest when a muscle is stretch to which of the following conditions?
  10. According to the muscle force-velocity relationship, which type of muscle contraction creates the largest muscle forces?
  11. "A muscle in which the muscle fibers and the line of pull of the muscle are in the same direction" is the definition of which of the following type of muscles?
  12. To propel yourself into the air for a vertical jump, what kind of muscle contraction is used at the hip to speed the body up?
  13. When landing after a vertical jump, what kind of muscle contraction is used at the knee to slow the body down?
  14. When you are running, which of the following muscular contraction(s) can be used to speed you up?
  15. When riding a bicycle, which of the following muscular contraction(s) can be used to speed the bicycle up?
  16. When you are performing the front crawl swimming technique, which of the following muscular contraction(s) can be used to speed you up?

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