Kinesiology- Muscles of the human body and function

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Kinesiology- Muscles of the human body and function
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Muscles of the human body and functions
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  1. which two muscles close fingers? which side is located?
    • Flexor digitorum profundus
    • Floxor digitorum sublimus
    • anterior
  2. which muscle flexes the thumb? which side is located?
    • flexor pollicis longus
    • anterior
  3. what is the function of wrist flexors? which side is located?
    • flex wrist palmward and to both sides
    • anterior
  4. which two muscles extends the wrist? which side is located?
    • Extensor carpi radialis longus and brevis
    • Extensor carpi ulnaris
    • posterior
  5. which muscle pronates the forearm? which side is located?
    • pronator teres
    • anterior
  6. which muscle supinates the forearm? which side is it located?
    • supinator teres
    • posterior
  7. which two muscles allow flexion of the elbow? which side is it located?
    • biceps brachii
    • brachailis
    • anterior
  8. which muscle includes a strong elbow flexor with forearm pronated or partially pronated? which side is it located?
    • brachioradialis
    • anterior
  9. which two muscles extend the elbow? which side is it located?
    • triceps brachii
    • anconeus
    • posterior
  10. what are the functions of the deltoid? (3) which side is it located?
    • flexion of the arm at the shoulder
    • medial rotation of the arm at the shoulder
    • abduction of the arm at the shoulder
    • anterior and posterior
  11. what are 4 functions of the pectoralis major? which side is it located?
    • flexes the arm at the shoulder
    • extends the arm at the shoulder
    • medial rotation of the arm at the shoulder
    • adduction of the arm at the shoulder
    • anterior
  12. which 2 muscles draws humerus down and backward and allows inward rotation of humerus? which side is it located?
    • latissimus Dorsi
    • Teres Major
    • posterior

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