The Muscular System

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  1. 1. Turning a limb to face
    upwards is known as;

    a) Plantarflexion

    b) Pronation

    c) Supination

    d) Eversion
    Supination
  2. 2. Which muscle helps to bend
    the neck laterally;

    a) Mentalis

    b) Ilio psoas

    c) Levator scapulae

    d) Masseter
    Elevator scapulae
  3. 3. What is the position of the
    flexor carpi radialis;

    a) Posterior forearm

    b) Anterior forearm

    c) Elbow

    d) Top of humerus
    Anterior forearm
  4. 4. What is the structure of
    muscle tissue;

    a) Muscle tissue has spindle
    shaped cells with a nucleus

    b) Muscle tissue is bound in
    bundles and contained in a sheath

    c) Muscle tissue has striated
    fibres with only 1 nucleus

    d) Muscle tissue is made up of
    several nuclei and is surrounded by a sheath
    Muscle tissue is bound in bundles and contained in a sheath
  5. 5. The agonist muscle is;

    a) The relaxing muscle

    b) The fixed end of the muscle

    c) The moving muscle

    d) The thickest part of the
    muscle
    The moving muscle
  6. 6. Which of the following is
    not an action of the pectoralis major;

    a) Draws arm backwards

    b) Draws arm forwards

    c) Draws arm medially

    d) Adducts arm
    Draws arm backwards
  7. 7. Which muscle flexes the
    hip;

    a) Biceps femoris

    b) Vastus Lateralis

    c) Gastrocnemius

    d) Rectus femoris
    Rectus femoris
  8. 8. The muscular system relies
    on the skeletal system for which of the following;

    a) Production of heat

    b) Production of nerve
    impulses

    c) Leverage and movement

    d) Storage of glycogen
    Occipitalfromtalis
  9. 9. Which muscle creates the
    look of suprise and horror;

    a) Frontalis

    b) Risorus

    c) Procerus Nasi

    d) Occipitofrontalis
    Between scapula and spine
  10. 10. Where are the rhomboids
    positioned;

    a) Waist

    b) Between scapula and spine

    c) Top of scapula

    d) scapula
    Lateral pterygoid
  11. 11. Which muscle pushes the
    mandible out and open the mouth;

    a) Lateral pterygoid

    b) Medial pterygoid

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Masseter
    Flexes head
  12. 12. What is the action of the
    sternocleidomastoid;

    a) Elevates scapula

    b) Draws scapula backwards

    c) Bends neck laterally

    d) Flexes head
    Infraspinatus
  13. 13. Which muscle laterally
    rotates the humerus;

    a) Supraspinatus

    b) Teres major

    c) Trapezius

    d) Infraspinatus
    Skeletal muscle
  14. 14. Voluntary muscle is also
    known as;

    a) Smooth muscle

    b) Cardiac muscle

    c) Unstriated muscle

    d) Skeletal muscle
    Moves scalp forwards
  15. 15. What is the action of the
    frontalis;

    a) Raises lower jaw

    b) Moves scalp forwards

    c) Shows a disgusted
    expression

    d) Moves scalp backwards
    Moves scalp forwards
  16. 16. Where is the ilio psoas
    positioned;

    a) Deep to the gluteus minimus

    b) Underneath the gluteus
    maximus

    c) Crosses the hip joint

    d) Underneath the gluteus
    medius
    Crosses the hip joint
  17. 17. What is the action of the
    biceps;

    a) Flexes wrist joint

    b) Pronates forearm

    c) Supinates forearm

    d) Flexes fingers
    Supinates forearm
  18. 18. Which muscle on the arm
    crosses the elbow joint;

    a) Flexor carpi ulnaris

    b) Brachialis

    c) Extensor carpi radialis

    d) Triceps
    Extensor Capri radialis
  19. 19. A sudden twist or wrench
    of the joint's ligaments is known as;

    a) Sprain

    b) Strain

    c) Rupture

    d) Spasm
    Sprain
  20. 20. What is the strongest
    muscle in the body;

    a) Deltoids

    b) Latissimus dorsi

    c) Hamstrings

    d) Gluteus Maximus
    Gluteus maximus
  21. 21. What is the structure of a
    tendon;

    a) White fibrous elastic
    tissue

    b) White fibrous connective
    tissue

    c) White fibrous elastic cords

    d) White fibrous cords with no
    elasticity
    White fibrous cords with elasticity
  22. 22. Where is the risorius
    positioned;

    a) Around the eye

    b) Between the masseter and
    corner of the mouth

    c) Behind the cheek bone

    d) Upper eyelid
    Between the masseter and corner of the mouth
  23. 23. Where is the rectus
    abdominus positioned;

    a) Side of thorax

    b) Deep to the transverse
    abdominus

    c) Waist

    d) Abdominal wall
    Abdominal wall
  24. 24. Which muscle flexes the
    wrist joint;

    a) Flexor carpi digitorum

    b) Flexor digitorum
    superficialis

    c) Anconeus

    d) Flexor carpi radialis
    Flexor carpi radialis
  25. 25. What muscle extends the
    hip;

    a) Adductor magnus

    b) Vastus intermedius

    c) Soleus

    d) Biceps femoris
    Biceps femoris
  26. 26. What is the composition of
    muscle;

    a) 75% water, 20% proteins, 5%
    fats, mineral salts and glycogen

    b) 75% water, 15% proteins,
    10% fats, mineral salts and glucose

    c) 75% water, 20% proteins, 5%
    fats, mineral salts and maltase

    d) 75% water and 25% proteins
    75% water,20% proteins,5% fats,mineral salts and glycogen
  27. 27. Where is superficial
    fascia found;

    a) Surrounding the muscle

    b) Top layer of the skin

    c) Beneath the skin

    d) Surrounding the tendon
    Beneath the skin
  28. 28. What is the action of the
    trapezius;

    a) Flexes head

    b) Draws arm forward

    c) Draws scapula backwards

    d) Bend neck laterally
    Draws scapula backwards
  29. 29. What is the position of
    the biceps;

    a) Back of the upper arm

    b) Elbow

    c) Posterior forearm

    d) Front of the upper arm
    Front of the upper arm
  30. 30. Which muscle is positioned
    on the lateral front of the lower leg;

    a) Soleus

    b) Gastrocnemius

    c) Flexor digitorum longus

    d) Tibialis anterior
    Tibialis anterior
  31. 31. What causes spasticity;

    a) A build up of lactic acid
    on the muscle

    b) Inhibitory nerves in a
    muscle have been cut

    c) Over exertion of a muscle

    d) Under nourishment of a
    muscle
    Inhibitory nerves in a muscle have been cut
  32. 32. Which one of the following
    muscles is not part of the quadriceps;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Rectus femoris

    c) Biceps femoris

    d) Vastus medialis
    Biceps femoris
  33. 33. Where is the
    coracobrachialis positioned;

    a) Lower arm

    b) Elbow

    c) Top of humerus

    d) Anterior forearm
    Top of the humerus
  34. 34. What is the deepest muscle
    of the abdomen;

    a) Transverse abdominis

    b) Rectus abdominis

    c) Internal oblique

    d) External oblique
    Transverse abdominus
  35. 35. Which muscle raises the
    mandible;

    a) Sternocleidomastoid

    b) Medial pterygoid

    c) Lateral pterygoid

    d) Buccinator
    Medial pterigoid
  36. 36.  The origin of a muscle is known as;

    a) The main body of the muscle

    b) The attachment of the
    muscle to tendons

    c) The fixed end of the muscle

    d) The moving end of the
    muscle
    Frontalis
  37. 37. Which muscle covers the
    frontal and parietal bones;

    a) Mentalis

    b) Occipitalis

    c) Nasalis

    d) Frontalis
    Anterior aspect of upper arm
  38. 38. Where is the brachialis
    positioned;

    a) Posterior aspect of upper
    arm

    b) Anterior aspect of upper
    arm

    c) Posterior of forearm

    d) Anterior of forearm
    Muscle receive oxygen from the respiratory system
  39. 39. How does the muscular
    system rely on the respiratory system;

    a) Muscles receive oxygen from
    the respiratory system

    b) Muscles receive glucose
    from the respiratory system

    c) Muscles receive nerve
    impulses from the respiratory system

    d) Muscles receive glycogen
    from the respiratory system
    Extensor carpi ulnaris
  40. 40. Which muscle extends the
    wrist joint;

    a) Extensor carpi digitorum

    b) Pronator teres

    c) Extensor carpi ulnaris

    d) Anconeus
    Gracilis
  41. 41. Which muscle is positioned
    on the inner thigh;

    a) Biceps femoris

    b) Vastus lateralis

    c) Gracilis

    d) Soleus
    Protects organs
  42. 42. Which one of the following
    is not a function of muscle;

    a) Produce movement

    b) Maintain posture

    c) Temperature control

    d) Protects organs
    Lack of oxygen in the muscle
  43. 43. Lactic acid is caused by;

    a) Inadequate blood supply in
    the muscle

    b) Temperature of the muscle

    c) Lack of oxygen in the
    muscle

    d) Over stimulus of the nerve
    impulse
    Lack of oxygen in the muscle
  44. 44. Pronation describes;

    a) Flexion of the foot
    downwards

    b) Turing a limb to face
    downwards

    c) Moving a limb towards the
    midline

    d) Turning a limb towards the
    centre
    Turning alimb to face downwards
  45. 45. Which muscle pulls the
    lower lip straight down;

    a) Depressor labii inferioris

    b) Depressor anguli oris

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Buccinator
    Depressor labii inferioris
  46. 46. Which muscle draws the
    shoulder forward;

    a) Serratus anterior

    b) Middle deltoid

    c) Internal oblique

    d) Posterior deltoid
    Serratus anterior
  47. 47. What is the position of
    the pronator teres;

    a) Anterior forearm

    b) Posterior forearm

    c) Anterior elbow

    d) Wrist
    Anterior elbow
  48. 48. What is the action of the
    vastus medialis;

    a) Flexes knee

    b) Extends knee

    c) Flexes hip

    d) Extends hip
    Extends knee
  49. 49. Which of the following is
    an involuntary action;

    a) Lifting an arm

    b) Heartbeat

    c) Rotation of the head

    d) Moving fingers
    Heartbeat
  50. 50. Inflammation of a muscle
    is known as;

    a) Myositis

    b) Fibrositis

    c) Spasticity

    d) Rupture
    Myositis
  51. 51. Which muscle flexes the
    elbow joint;

    a) Brachioradialis

    b) Pronator teres

    c) Anconeus

    d) Extensor carpi radialis
    Brachioradialis
  52. 52. What is the structure of
    voluntary muscle;

    a) Bundles of unmyelinated
    sheath

    b) Spindle shaped cells with
    no nucleus

    c) Cylindrical cells which
    make up fibres which have several nuclei and are surrounded by a sheath

    d) Striated fibres with a
    membrane and nucleus
    Cylindrical cells which make up fibres which have several nuclei and are surrounded by a sheath
  53. 53. Which one of the following
    is not a function of superficial fascia;

    a) Helps retain body warmth

    b) Connects skin with deep fascia

    c) Facilitates the movement of
    the skin

    d) Connects muscles with deep
    fascia
    Connects muscles with deep fascia
  54. 54. Which muscle aids
    mastication;

    a) Buccinator

    b) Masseter

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Depressor anguli oris
    Buccinator
  55. 55. Which muscle extends the
    hip;

    a) Ilio psoas

    b) Gluteus minimus

    c) Gluteus medius

    d) Gluteus maximus
    Gluteus maximus
  56. 56. What is the position of
    the brachioradialis;

    a) Anterior forearm

    b) Anterior elbow

    c) Medial anterior forearm

    d) Lateral anterior forearm
    Lateral anterior forearm
  57. 57. What is the action of the
    rectus femoris;

    a) Flex knee

    b) Extend hip

    c) Extend knee

    d) Extends foot
    Extend knee
  58. 58. Which muscle supports the
    arches of the feet;

    a) Sartorius

    b) Peroneus longus

    c) Tibialis anterior

    d) Soleus
    Peroneus longus
  59. 59. What muscle flexes the
    knee;

    a) Semitendinosus

    b) Soleus

    c) Peroneus longus

    d) Tibialis anterior
    Semitendinosus
  60. 60. Which one of the following
    is not a cause of a strain;

    a) Over use

    b) Over exertion

    c) Over stretching

    d) Over heating
    Over heating
  61. 61. What is the largest muscle
    in the body;

    a) Gluteus maximus

    b) Latissimus dorsi

    c) Trapezius

    d) Rhomboids
    Latisimus dorsi
  62. 62. Isometric contraction involves;

    a) Muscle contraction with no
    movement

    b) Muscle stretching

    c) Muscle contraction with
    movement

    d) Muscle contraction with
    movement and no tension
    Muscle contraction with no movement
  63. 63. What is a muscle’s main
    fuel;

    a) Lactic acid

    b) Glucose

    c) Oxygen

    d) Blood
    Glucose
  64. 64. Which muscle moves the
    scalp backwards;

    a) Frontalis

    b) Buccinator

    c) Occipitalis

    d) Levator labii superioris
    Occipitalis
  65. 65. Which muscle is positioned
    underneath the masseter;

    a) Mandible

    b) Maxilla

    c) Risorius

    d) Buccinator
    Buccinator
  66. 66. Where is the transverse
    abdominis positioned;

    a) Waist

    b) Deep to the internal and
    external obliques

    c) Side of thorax

    d) Pelvic floor
    Deep to the internal and external obligues
  67. 67. What is the action of the
    peroneus longus;

    a) Everts foots

    b) Plantarflexes foot

    c) Everts and plantarflexes
    foot

    d) Extends toes
    Everts and plantarflexes foot
  68. 68. Which muscle is not part
    of the hamstring group;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Semitendinosus

    c) Biceps femoris

    d) Semimembranosus
    Vastus lateralis
  69. 69. Atrophy can be described
    as;

    a) Inflammation of a muscle

    b) A build up of lactic acid
    on a muscle

    c) Under nourishment of a
    muscle

    d) Injury to a joint
    Under nourishment of a muscle
  70. 70. Smooth muscle is also
    known as;

    a) Skeletal muscle

    b) Involuntary muscle

    c) Voluntary muscle

    d) Cardiac muscle
    Involuntary muscle
  71. 71. When a muscle contracts
    and moves it is known as;

    a) Isometric contraction

    b) Antagonist

    c) Isotonic contraction

    d) Muscle attachment
    Isotonic contraction
  72. 72. Which one of the following
    is not an action of the teres major;

    a) Rotates scapula

    b) Adducts humerus

    c) Medially rotates humerus

    d) Extends shoulder joint
    Rotates scapula
  73. 73. Which muscle adducts the
    humerus;

    a) Infraspinatus

    b) Pronator teres

    c) Brachioradialis

    d) Teres major
    Trees major
  74. 74. What is the action of the
    brachialis;

    a) Extend elbow joint

    b) Extends wrist

    c) Flexes elbow joint

    d) Flexes wrist
    Flexes elbow joint
  75. 75. Which muscle is positioned
    on the front of the thigh;

    a) Gracilis

    b) Rectus femoris

    c) Biceps femoris

    d) Adductor magnus
    Rectus femoris
  76. 76. What is the action of the
    gastrocnemius;

    a) Flexes toes

    b) Flexes foot

    c) Extends foot

    d) Plantarflexes ankle
    Plantarflexes ankle
  77. 77. Which of the following is
    not a cause of a cramp;

    a) Vigorous exercise

    b) Extreme heat

    c) Dehydration

    d) Calcium depletion
    Calcium depletion
  78. 78. Which one of the following
    muscle is not part of the adductor group;

    a) Adductor brevis

    b) Adductor medialis

    c) Adductor longus

    d) adductor magnus
    Adductor medialis
  79. 79. Which muscle flexes the
    elbow;

    a) Triceps

    b) Biceps

    c) Flexor carpi ulnaris

    d) Flexor carpi radialis
    Biceps
  80. 80. Which muscle rotates the
    femur laterally;

    a) Adductor magnus

    b) Vastus lateralis

    c) Peroneus longus

    d) Ilio psoas
    Ilio psoas
  81. 81. What is the structure of
    involuntary muscle;

    a) Spindle shaped cells with
    no membrane and one nucleus

    b) Striated fibres with a
    membrane and no nucleus

    c) Cylindrical cells with
    several nuclei

    d) Spindle shaped cells with a
    membrane and no nucleus
    Spindle shaped cells with no membrane and one nucleus
  82. 82. What is the function of a
    tendon;

    a) It connects muscle to bone

    b) It connects bone to
    ligaments

    c) It connects the origin of a
    muscle to its insertion point

    d) It connects muscle to
    ligaments
    It connects muscle to bone
  83. 83. What is the action of the
    masseter;

    a) Opens upper eyelid

    b) Lifts upper lip

    c) Raises lower jaw

    d) Closes eyelid
    Raises lower jaw
  84. 84. Which muscle raises the
    mandible;

    a) Sternocleidomastoid

    b) Medial pterygoid

    c) Lateral pterygoid

    d) Temporalis
    Medial pterygoid
  85. 85. Which muscle allows the
    head to rotate from side to side;

    a) Levator scapulae

    b) Sternocleidomastoid

    c) Trapezius

    d) Masseter
    Sternocleidomastoid
  86. 86. Which muscle is positioned
    beneath the biceps;

    a) Brachialis

    b) Brachioradialis

    c) Anconeus

    d) Teres minor
    Brachialis
  87. 87. Where is the tendon of
    achilles positioned;

    a) Lower leg

    b) Thigh

    c) Knee

    d) Elbow
    Lower leg
  88. 88. Fibromyalgia affects what
    part of the body;

    a) Lower back

    b) Hands

    c) Back, neck and shoulders

    d) Face
    Back,neck,and shoulders
  89. 89. What is the action of the
    temporalis;

    a) Opens mouth

    b) Retracts lower jaw

    c) Flexes head

    d) Raises and retracts lower
    jaw
    Raises and retracts lower jaw
  90. 90. What is the position of
    the occipitalis;

    a) Over the occipital bone

    b) Over the frontal bone

    c) Sides of the nose

    d) Over the parietal bone
    Over the occipital bone
  91. 91. What is the structure of cardiac
    muscle;

    a) Spindle shaped cells with
    several nuclei

    b) Cylindrical cells with no
    nucleus and a membrane

    c) Striated fibres with no
    neucleus

    d) Striated fibres with a
    nucleus
    Striated fibres with a nucleus
  92. 92. What muscle does not flex
    the hip;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Sartorius

    c) Rectus femoris

    d) Ilio psoas
    Vastus lateralis
  93. 93. Where are the erector
    spinae positioned;

    a) Chest

    b) Either side of the spine

    c) Top of the scapula

    d) Neck
    Either side of the spine
  94. 94. Where is the anconeus
    positioned;

    a) Forearm

    b) Wrist

    c) Elbow

    d) Shoulder
    Elbow
  95. 95. What is the action of the
    flexor carpi ulnaris;

    a) Pronates forearm

    b) Flexes elbow joint

    c) Extends elbow

    d) Flexes wrist joint
    Flexes wrist joint
  96. 96. Which muscle adducts and
    rotates the femur medially;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Gastrocnemius

    c) Soleus

    d) Gracilis
    Gracilis
  97. 97. Which muscle inverts the
    foot;

    a) Extensor digitorum longus

    b) Tibialis anterior

    c) Peroneus longus

    d) Soleus
    Tibialisr anterior
  98. 98. How is movement created in
    skeletal muscle;

    a) A muscle needs to pass over
    a joint to create movement

    b) Motor nerves enter the
    muscle creating movement

    c) A muscle is attached to the
    tendon which enables movement

    d) Muscle fibres are
    stimulated contracting the muscle
    A muscle needs to passover a joint to create movement
  99. 99. What is the action of the
    sartorius;

    a) Rotates femur medially

    b) Flexes hip and knee

    c) Extends hip and knee

    d) Extends knee
    Flexes hip and knee
  100. 100. Which muscle makes up the
    calf muscle;

    a) Soleus

    b) Gracilis

    c) Peroneus longus

    d) Gastrocnemius
    Gastrocnemius
  101. 101. Lack of tension in a
    muscle is known as;

    a) Myositis

    b) Atony

    c) Atrophy

    d) Rupture
    Atony
  102. 102. Which muscle is
    positioned at the side of the scapula;

    a) Infraspinatus

    b) Supraspinatus

    c) Teres major

    d) Serratus anterior
    Trees major
  103. 103. Where is the gluteus
    minimus positioned;

    a) Above the gluteus maximus

    b) Pelvic floor

    c) Underneath glueteus medius

    d) Side of thorax
    Underneath gluteus medius
  104. 104. What is the position of
    the flexor carpi ulnaris;

    a) Anterior forearm

    b) Lateral anterior forearm

    c) Upper arm

    d) Wrist joint
    Upper arm
  105. 105. The levator labii
    superioris produces which expression;

    a) Grinning

    b) Annoying expression

    c) Disgusted expression

    d) Cheerful expression
    Cheerful expression
  106. 106. What is the action of the
    procerus nasi;

    a) Wrinkles at the bridge of
    the nose

    b) Dilates nasal opening

    c) Lifts upper lip

    d) Purses lips
    Wrinkles at the bridge of the nose
  107. 107. Moving a limb away from
    the midline is known as;

    a) Dorsiflexion

    b) Flexion

    c) Abduction

    d) Extension
    Abduction
  108. 108. What direction does a
    muscle take;

    a) From its origin towards its
    insertion

    b) From its insertion towards
    its origin

    c) From the muscle fibres to
    the origin

    d) From the belly of the
    muscle to its insertion
    From its insertion towards its origin
  109. 109. What is the action of the
    anconeus;

    a) Flexes wrist joint

    b) Extends forearm

    c) Extends wrist joint

    d) Extends fingers
    Extends forearm
  110. 110. What is the position of
    the supinator radii brevi;

    a) Elbow

    b) Lateral forearm

    c) Lateral anterior forearm

    d) Posterior forearm
    Posterior forearm
  111. 111. Which muscle rotates the
    femur laterally;

    a) Peroneus longus

    b) Vastus lateralis

    c) Sartorius

    d) Soleus
    Sartorius
  112. 112. A burst in the sheath
    surrounding the muscle is called;

    a) Strain

    b) Sprain

    c) Rupture

    d) Fibrositis
    Rupture
  113. 113. Which muscle is
    positioned on the front of the lower leg;

    a) Extensor digitorum longus

    b) Peroneus longus

    c) Gastrocnemius

    d) Flexor digitorum longus
    Extensor digitorium longus
  114. 114. Bending a limb inwards is
    known as;

    a) Adduction

    b) Flexion

    c) Supination

    d) Inversion
    Flexion
  115. 115. Flexing a foot with the
    toe down and the heel up is known as;

    a) Plantarflexion

    b) Pronation

    c) Dorsiflexion

    d) Eversion
    Plantarflexion
  116. 116. What is the action of the
    orbicularis oculi;

    a) Opens upper eyelid

    b) Closes eyelid

    c) Lifts upper jaw

    d) Retracts lower jaw
    Closes eyelid
  117. 117. Where is the
    sternocleidomastoid positioned;

    a) Back of the neck

    b) Shoulders

    c) Sides of the neck

    d) Neck to the trunk
    Sides of the neck
  118. 118. What is the action of the
    coracobrachialis;

    a) Adducts humerus

    b) Extends elbow joint

    c) Abducts humerus

    d) Flexes elbow joint
    Adducts humerus
  119. 119. Which muscle adducts the
    ulna;

    a) Pronator Teres

    b) Brachioradialis

    c) Flexor carpi ulnaris

    d) Extensor carpi ulnaris
    Flexor carpi ulnaris
  120. 120. Eversion describes;

    a) Bending a limb outwards

    b) Turning a limb to face
    downwards

    c) Turning a limb outwards
    away from the centre

    d) Bending a limb to face
    upwards
    Turning a limb outwards away from centre
  121. 121. Which muscle is
    positioned on top of the semimembranosus;

    a) Gastrocnemius

    b) Semitendinosus

    c) Gracilis

    d) Adductor magnus
    Semitondinosus
  122. 122. What is the action of the
    tibialis anterior;

    a) Plantarflexes foot

    b) Inverts foot

    c) Plantarflexes and everts
    foot

    d) Flexes toes
    Inverts foot
  123. 123. What is the position of
    the vastus lateralis;

    a) Medial and front of thigh

    b) Front of thigh

    c) Medial side of the knee

    d) Lateral and front of thigh
    Lateral and front of thigh
  124. 124. Which muscle does not
    extend the hip;

    a) Biceps femoris

    b) Semitendinosus

    c) Semimembranosus

    d) Rectus femoris
    Rectus femoris
  125. 125. Which muscle surrounds
    the eye;

    a) Orbicularis oris

    b) Levator palpebrae

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Temporalis
    Orbicularis oculi
  126. 126. What is the action of the
    anterior deltoid;

    a) Draws arm backwards

    b) Elevates shoulders

    c) Rotates scapula

    d) Draws arm forward
    Draws arm forward
  127. 127. What is the action of the
    gluteus maximus;

    a) Flexes hip

    b) Medial rotation of femur

    c) Lateral rotation of hip

    d) Flexes vertebral column
    Lateral rotation of hip
  128. 128. What is the action of the
    pronator teres;

    a) Flexes wrist joint

    b) Pronates forearm

    c) Flexes finger

    d) Extends elbow
    Primates forearm
  129. 129. Which muscle adducts the
    arm;

    a) Latissimus dorsi

    b) Erector spinae

    c) Supraspinatus

    d) Splenius capitis
    Latisimus dorsi
  130. 130.Which muscle opens the
    upper eyelid;

    a) Levator palpebrae

    b) Masseter

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Sternocleidomastoid
    levator palpebrae
  131. 131. What is the structure of
    fascia;

    a) White fibrous muscle fibres

    b) White fibrous connective
    tissue

    c) White fibrous elastic
    tissue

    d) White fibrous elastic cords
    White fibrous connective tissue
  132. 132. What is the position of
    the adductor longus;

    a) Front of the thigh

    b) Lateral and front of thigh

    c) Lateral front of lower leg

    d) Medial side of thigh
    Medial side of thigh
  133. 133. Which muscle is
    positioned on the medial and front of the thigh;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Rectus femoris

    c) Vastus intermedius

    d) Vastus medialis
    Vastus medialis
  134. 134. What is the action of the
    extensor carpi radialis;

    a) Extends fingers

    b) Extends wrist

    c) Extends elbow

    d) Extends forearm
    Extends wrists
  135. 135. What muscle is positioned
    on the posterior forearm;

    a) Brachialis

    b) Flexor carpi radialis

    c) Triceps

    d) Extensor carpi ulnaris
    Extensor Capri ulnaris
  136. 136. Where is the trapizius
    positioned;

    a) Lower back

    b) Shoulders

    c) Neck

    d) Upper back
    Upper back
  137. 137. Which muscle abducts the
    femur;

    a) Gluteus minimus

    b) Gluteus maximus

    c) Semitendinosus

    d) Gracilis
    Gluteus minimus
  138. 138. What muscle rotates the
    scapula;

    a) Sternocleidomastoid

    b) Serratus anterior

    c) Pectoralis major

    d) Deltoid
    Serratus anterior
  139. 139. What muscle runs from the
    neck to the trunk;

    a) Splenius capitis

    b) Sternocleidomastoid

    c) Levator scapulae

    d) Trapezius
    Splenus capitis
  140. 140. What is the action of the
    depressor anguli oris;

    a) Raises the mandible

    b) Retracts lower jaw

    c) Pulls down corners of the
    mouth

    d) Pull down lower lip
    Pulls down corners of the mouth
  141. 141. Where is the mentalis
    positioned;

    a) Across the cheek bone

    b) Forehead

    c) Chin

    d) Nose
    Chin
  142. 142. Which muscle is
    responsible for smiling;

    a) Levator anguli oris

    b) Zygomaticus

    c) Buccinator

    d) Levator labii superioris
    Zygomaticus
  143. 143. Flexion of the foot up is
    known as;

    a) Pronation

    b) Plantarflexion

    c) Supination

    d) Dorsiflexion
    Dorsiflexion
  144. 144. Which muscle is
    positioned on the posterior forearm;

    a) Anconeus

    b) Brachioradialis

    c) Coracobrachialis

    d) Extensor carpi ulnaris
    Extensor carpi ulnaris
  145. 145. The moving end of a
    muscle is called;

    a) The insertion

    b) The origin

    c) The attachment

    d) The belly
    The invertion
  146. 146. Where is the nasalis
    positioned;

    a) Above the eyebrows

    b) Between the upper lip and
    bottom of nose

    c) Sides of the nose

    d) Between the eyebrows
    Sides of the nose
  147. 147. Which muscle stretches
    from the modiolus to the mandible;

    a) Masseter

    b) Zygomaticus

    c) Temporalis

    d) Depressor anguli oris
    Depressor anguli oris
  148. 148. Which muscle purses the
    lips;

    a) Orbicularis oris

    b) Levator anguli oris

    c) Orbicularis oculi

    d) Lateral pterygoid
    Orbicularis oris
  149. 149. Which muscles flexes the
    fingers;

    a) Flexor carpi ulnaris

    b) Flexor digitorum superficialis

    c) Flexor carpi radialis

    d) Anconeus
    Flexor digitorium superficialis
  150. 150. Which muscle is
    positioned on the outside of the back of the thigh;

    a) Biceps femoris

    b) Gracilis

    c) Adductor magnus

    d) Semimembranosus
    Biceps femoris
  151. 151. Which muscle is
    responsible for grinning;

    a) Temporalis

    b) Levator palpebrae

    c) Risorius

    d) Mentalis
    Risorius
  152. 152. Mastication is another
    term for;

    a) Grinning

    b) Chewing

    c) Smiling

    d) Sniffing
    Chewing
  153. 153. What is the action of the
    spenius capitis;

    a) Flexes the head

    b) Extends the head

    c) Raises shoulders

    d) Draws arm backwards
    Extends the head
  154. 154. What is the position of
    the flexor carpi digitorum;

    a) Anterior forearm

    b) Posterior forearm

    c) Fingers

    d) Wrist
    Anterior forearm
  155. 155. What is the action of the
    biceps femoris;

    a) Extends knee

    b) Extends toes

    c) Flexes hips

    d) Flexes knee joint
    Flexes knee joint
  156. 156. Which one of the following
    is a disorder of the muscular system;

    a) Hypoglycaemia

    b) Fibromyalgia

    c) Hodgkin's Disease

    d) Arthritis
    Fibromialgia
  157. 157. What muscle flexes the
    foot;

    a) Flexor digitorum longus

    b) Tibialis anterior

    c) Tendon of achilles

    d) Sartorius
    Tendon of  Achilles
  158. 158. Which muscle is not
    positioned on the posterior forearm;

    a) Anconeus

    b) Extensor carpi ulnaris

    c) Extensor carpi digitorum

    d) Supinator radii brevi
    Anconeus
  159. 159. What is the action of the
    middle deltoid;

    a) Draws arm forward

    b) Abducts the arm

    c) Adducts the arm

    d) Draws arm backward
    Abducts the arm
  160. 160. What is the action of the
    supraspinatus;

    a) Abducts arm

    b) Rotates arm medially

    c) Rotates arm laterally

    d) Adducts arm
    Abducts arm
  161. 161. Where are the deltoids
    positioned;

    a) Shoulder

    b) Arm

    c) Upper back

    d) Abdominals
    Shoulder
  162. 162. The orbicularis oris is
    positioned;

    a) Across the face

    b) Around the mouth

    c) Chin

    d) From the forehead to the
    nose
    Around the mouth
  163. 163. Which one of the
    following is the chief muscle of mastication;

    a) Buccinator

    b) Orbicularis oculi

    c) Mentalis

    d) Masseter
    Masseter
  164. 164. Which muscle assists the
    triceps in extension;

    a) Anconeus

    b) Biceps

    c) Teres major

    d) Deltoid
    Anconeus
  165. 165. What is the position of
    the masseter;

    a) From zygomatic arch to
    mandible

    b) Around the eye

    c) Between masseter and corner
    of mouth

    d) Upper eyelid
    From automatic arch to mandible
  166. 166. The belly of a muscle
    describes;

    a) The insertion point of the
    muscle

    b) The fixed end of the muscle

    c) The contracting muscle

    d) The thickest part of the
    muscle
    The thickest part of the muscle
  167. 167. The inability of a muscle
    to contract is affected by which one of the following;

    a) Length of a muscle

    b) Position

    c) Thickness of a muscle

    d) Lactic acid
    Lactic acid
  168. 168. What is the action of the
    extensor digitorum longus;

    a) Extends toes

    b) Flexes toes

    c) Everts foot

    d) Plantarflexes foot
    Extends toes
  169. 169. What is the position of
    the peroneus longus;

    a) Anterior and lateral side
    of leg

    b) Posterior lower leg

    c) Anterior and medial side of
    leg

    d) Anterior lower leg
    Anterior and lateral side of leg
  170. 170. What is the action of the
    extensor carpi digitorum;

    a) Extends fingers

    b) Extends elbow

    c) Extends wrist

    d) Supinates forearm
    Extends fingers
  171. 171. What is the action of the
    gluteus minimus;

    a) Rotates femur laterally

    b) Rotates femur medially

    c) Rotates hip laterally

    d) Rotates hip medially
    Rotates femur medially
  172. 172. Which muscle flexes the
    humerus;

    a) Biceps

    b) Brachioradialis

    c) Flexor carpi ulnaris

    d) Coracobrachialis
    Coracobrachialis
  173. 173. Which muscle extends the
    vertebral column;

    a) Internal oblique

    b) Transverse abdominus

    c) External oblique

    d) Erector spinae
    Erector spinae
  174. 174. Which muscle rotates the
    arm inwards;

    a) Sternocleidomastoid

    b) Deltoid

    c) Pectoralis major

    d) Serratus anterior
    Pectoralis major
  175. 175. Which one of the
    following does not flex the vertebral column;

    a) Internal oblique

    b) External oblique

    c) Ilio psoas

    d) Rectus Abdominis
    Ilio psoas
  176. 176. What is the structure of
    deep fascia;

    a) Made of tendinous fibres

    b) Made of unmyelinated sheath
    fibres

    c) Made of connective tissue

    d) Made of white fibrous connective
    tissue
    Made oftendinous fibres
  177. 177. Bending a limb outwards
    is known as;

    a) Abduction

    b) Eversion

    c) Rotation

    d) Extension
    Extension
  178. 178. Where is the procerus
    nasi positioned;

    a) Sides of the nose

    b) Between eyebrows

    c) Lower lip

    d) Above the eyebrow
    Between eyebrows
  179. 179. Which muscle is responsible
    for sniffing;

    a) Procerus nasi

    b) Frontalis

    c) Masseter

    d) Nasalis
    Nasalis
  180. 180. Which muscle lifts the
    upper lip only;

    a) Levator labii superioris

    b) Zygomaticus

    c) Levator palpebrae

    d) Splenius capitis
    Elevator labii superioris
  181. 181. What is the position of
    the medial pterygoid;

    a) From the temporal bone to
    the mandible

    b) Upper eyelid

    c) Inner surface of mandible

    d) Across the cheekbone
    Inner surface of mandible
  182. 182. Over stimulation of
    muscle fibres causes;

    a) Muscle tension

    b) Muscle contraction

    c) Muscle relaxation

    d) Isometric contraction
    Muscle tension
  183. 183. What is the position of
    the sartorius;

    a) Crosses hip to medial side
    of knee

    b) Crosses hip to lateral side
    of knee

    c) Crosses from the hip to
    behind the knee

    d) Deep to the adductor brevis
    Crosses hip to medial side of knee
  184. 184. Which muscle extends the
    knee;

    a) Gracilis

    b) Semitendinosus

    c) Vastus intermedius

    d) Tibialis anterior
    Vastus intermedius
  185. 185. Which muscle is
    positioned on the posterior forearm;

    a) Brachioradialis

    b) Extensor carpi digitorum

    c) Anconeus

    d) Pronator Teres
    Extensor carpi digitorium
  186. 186. What is the action of the
    semitendinosus;

    a) Extends knee

    b) Extends hip

    c) Flexes hip

    d) Extends foot
    Extends hip
  187. 187. What muscle is positioned
    underneath soleus;

    a) Tendon of achilles

    b) Peroneus longus

    c) Flexor digitorum longus

    d) Extensor digitorum longus
    Flexor digitorum longus
  188. 188. A build up of lactic acid
    inside muscles is known as;

    a) Fibrositis

    b) Atony

    c) Spasm

    d) Spasticity
    Fibrositis
  189. 189. Where is the teres minor
    positioned;

    a)  Side of scapula

    b) Top of scapula

    c) Between scapula and spine

    d) Below scapula
    Side of scapula
  190. 190. Which muscle raises the
    trunk after stooping;

    a) Gluteus maximus

    b) Gluteus minimus

    c) Gluteus medius

    d) Teres Major
    Gluteus maximus
  191. 191. Which muscle adducts the
    femur;

    a) Gluteus medius

    b) Biceps femoris

    c) Adductor magnus

    d) Sartorius
    Adductor magnus
  192. 192. Where are the gluteus
    medius positioned;

    a) Lower buttocks

    b) Deep to the gluteus minimus

    c) Deep to the gluteus maximus

    d) Pelvic floor
    Deep to the gluteus maximus
  193. 193. Where are the internal
    and external obliques positioned;

    a) Abdominal wall

    b) Waist

    c) Deep to the abdominal wall

    d) Side of thorax
    Waist
  194. 194. Turning a limb towards
    the centre is known as;

    a) Inversion

    b) Abduction

    c) Eversion

    d) Extension
    Inversion
  195. 195. The levator labii
    superioris is positioned;

    a) Below the eyebrows

    b) Between the eyebrows

    c) From the eye to the mouth

    d) Below the lower lip
    From the eye to the mouth
  196. 196. What is the position of
    the zygomaticus;

    a) Between the chin and lower
    lip

    b) Under the mandible

    c) Forehead

    d) Across the face
    Across the face
  197. 197. Which muscle produces an
    annoyed expression;

    a) Frontalis

    b) Nasalis

    c) Levator palpebrae

    d) Temporalis
    Nasalis
  198. 198. The opposing, relaxing
    muscle is called;

    a) The insertion

    b) The antagonist

    c) The muscle belly

    d) The agonist
    The antagonist
  199. 199. What is the action of the
    adductor magnus;

    a) Adducts femur

    b) Abducts femur

    c) Extends knee

    d) Flexes knee
    Adducts femur
  200. 200.What is the position of
    the vastus intermedius;

    a) Medial aspect of thigh

    b) Front of thigh

    c) Lateral front of thigh

    d) Deep to soleus
    Front of thight
  201. 201. What is the action of the
    supinator radii brevi;

    a) Extends fingers

    b) Adducts humerus

    c) Supinates forearm

    d) Extends wrist
    Supinates the forearm
  202. 202. What is the position of
    the semimembranosus;

    a) Lateral aspect of thigh

    b) Front of thigh

    c) Medial aspect of back of
    thigh

    d) Back of thigh
    Medial aspect of back of thight
  203. 203. Which muscle flexes the
    knee;

    a) Gracilis

    b) Soleus

    c) Peroneus longus

    d) Rectus femoris
    Gracilis
  204. 204. Which 2 muscles form the
    tendon of achilles;

    a) Gracilis and soleus

    b) Peroneus longus and
    gracilis

    c) Soleus and gastrocnemius

    d) Gastrocnemius and peroneus
    longus
    Soleus and gastrocnemius
  205. 205. What is the action of the
    teres minor;

    a) Draws arm backwards

    b) Lateral rotation of humerus

    c) Draws shoulder forward

    d) Medial rotation of humberus
    Lateral rotation of humerus
  206. 206. What is the action of the
    rectus abdominis;

    a) Extends vertebral column

    b) Rotates femur medially

    c) Supports viscera

    d) Produces rotation
    Supports viscera
  207. 207. Adduction describes;

    a) Moving a limb away from the
    midline

    b) Moving a limb towards the
    midline

    c) Turning a limb to face
    upwards

    d) Turning a limb towards the
    centre
    Moving a limb toward the midline
  208. 208. What is the action of the
    zygomaticus;

    a) Pulls lower lip down

    b) Lifts upper lip

    c) Moves angle of mouth up,
    back and out

    d) Purses lips
    Moves angle of mouth up,back and out
  209. 209. Which muscle is
    positioned under rectus femoris;

    a) Vastus intermedius

    b) Semimembranosus

    c) Vastus lateralis

    d) Transverse abdominis
    Vastus intermedius
  210. 210. Which muscle extends the
    knee;

    a) Vastus lateralis

    b) Semitendinosus

    c) Sartorius

    d) Rectus femoris
    Vastus lateralis
  211. 211. Which muscle
    plantarflexes the ankle;

    a) Soleus

    b) Flexor digitorum longus

    c) Tibialis anterior

    d) Tendon of achilles
    Soleus
  212. 212. What muscle is positioned
    at the back of the lower leg;

    a) Peroneus longus

    b) Gastrocnemius

    c) Tibialis anterior

    d) Sartorius
    Gastrocnemius
  213. 213. What muscle flexes the
    toes;

    a) Tibialis anterior

    b) Flexor digitorum longus

    c) Soleus

    d) Gracilis
    Flexor digitorum longus
  214. 214. What is the position of
    the infraspinatus;

    a) Chest

    b) Scapula

    c) Neck

    d) Buttocks
    Scapula
  215. 215. What is the action of the
    rhomboids;

    a) Draws shoulder forward

    b) Abducts arm

    c) Adducts scapula

    d) Abducts scapula
    Adducts scapula
  216. 216. What is the action of the
    levator anguli oris;

    a) Raises the corner of the
    mouth

    b) Lifts upper lip

    c) Moves mouth back and up

    d) Raises the mandible
    Raises the corner of the mouth
  217. 217. What muscle is positioned
    underneath the gastocnemius;

    a) Peroneus longus

    b) Tibialis anterior

    c) Soleus

    d) Extensor digitorum longus
    Soleus
  218. 218. What is the main muscle
    responsible for walking;

    a) Gastrocnemius

    b) Peroneus longus

    c) Soleus

    d) Gracilis
    Flexes knee extends hip
  219. 219. What is the action of the
    semimembranosus;

    a) Flexes toes

    b) Flexes knee, extends hip

    c) Extends knee, flexes hip

    d) Extends foot
    Supraspinatus
  220. 220. Which muscle is
    positioned at the top of the scapula;

    a) Rhomboids

    b) Splenius capitis

    c) Supraspinatus

    d) Infraspinatus
    Rotates femur medially
  221. 221. What is the action of the
    gluteus medius;

    a) Adducts femur

    b) Rotates femur medially

    c) Rotates femur laterally

    d) Extends hip
    Covers back
  222. 222. Where is the latissimus dorsi
    positioned;

    a) Upper back

    b) Covers back

    c) Lower back

    d) Shoulers
    Side of thorax
  223. 223. Where is the serratus
    anterior positioned;

    a) Chest

    b) Shoulder

    c) Abdominal wall

    d) Side of thorax
    External obligue
  224. 224. Which muscle flexes the
    vertebral column;

    a) Pectoralis major

    b) External oblique

    c) Ilio psoas

    d) Serratus anterior
    Mentalis
  225. 225. Which muscle turns the
    lower lip outwards;

    a) Depressor anguli oris

    b) Masseter

    c) Medial pterygoid

    d) Mentalis
    Draws arm backwards
  226. 226. What is the action of the
    posterior deltoid;

    a) Draws arm backwards

    b) Lowers scapula

    c) Adducts arms

    d) Adducts leg
  227. 227. Where is the pectoralis
    major positioned;

    a) Waist

    b) Chest

    c) Shoulder

    d) Arm
  228. 228. What is the position of
    the depressor labii inferioris;

    a) Between masseter and corner
    of mouth

    b) Mid line of chin to lower
    lip

    c) Across the face

    d) From temporal bone to
    mandible
  229. 229. Which one of the
    following is not an action of the latissimus dorsi;

    a) Draws arm backwards

    b) Adducts the arm

    c) Rotates the arm medially

    d) Abducts the arm
  230. 230. What is the position of
    the levator palpebrae;

    a) Between the eyes

    b) Chin

    c) Deep to the zygomaticus

    d) Upper eyelid
    Upper eyelid

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