A&P Lab, Final Exam, Exercise 23

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  1. What is the action of biceps femoris muscle?
    flexes leg at the knee
  2. What is the action of fibularis (peroneus) longus muscle?
    planter flexion and eversion of foot
  3. What is the action of fibularis (peroneus) tertius muscle?
    dorsiflexion and eversion of foot
  4. What is the action of gluteus medius muscle?
    abducts thigh and rotates it medially
  5. What is the action of gracilis muscle?
    adducts thigh
  6. What is the action of psoas major and iliacus muscle?
    flexes thigh at the hip
  7. What is the action of quadriceps femoris group muscle?
    extends leg at the knee
  8. What is the action of sartorius muscle?
    abducts thigh and rotates it laterally
  9. What is the action of tibialis anterior muscle?
    dorsiflexion and inversion of foot
  10. What is the action of tibialis posterior muscle?
    planter flexion and inversion of foot
  11. What is the origin and insertion of the gluteus medius and maximus muscle?
    origin: lateral surface of ilium

    insertion: greater trochanter of femur
  12. What is the origin and insertion of the adductor major muscle?
    origin: ischial tuberosity

    insertion: posterior surface of femur
  13. What is the origin and insertion of the sartorius muscle?
    origin: anterior superior iliac spine

    insertion: medial surface of proximal tibia
  14. What is the origin and insertion of the gastrocnemius muscle?
    origin: lateral and medial condyles of femur

    insertion: posterior surface of calcaneus
  15. What is the origin and insertion of the tensor fascia latae muscle?
    origin: anterior iliac crest

    insertion: fascia (iliotibal tract) of the thigh
  16. What is the origin and insertion of the vastus lateralis muscle?
    origin: greater trochanter and posterior surface of femur

    insertion: patella to tibal tuberosity
  17. What is the origin and insertion of the semitendinosus muscle?
    origin: ischial tuberosity

    insertion: medial surface of proximal tibia
  18. What is the origin and insertion of the vastus medialis muscle?
    origin: medial surface of femur

    insertion: patella to tibial tuberosity
  19. What is the origin and insertion of the flexor digitorum longus muscle?
    origin: posterior surface of tibia

    insertion: distal phalanges of four lateral toes
  20. What is the origin and insertion of the tibialis anterior muscle?
    origin: lateral condyle and laterl surface of tibia

    insertion: medial cuneiform and first metatarsal

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