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College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles Questions

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College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
What two muscles are elongated muscles that are called muscle fibers?
  1. Smooth and Cardiac
  2. Cardiac and Skeletal
  3. Skeletal and Smooth
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
What body system is responsible for support and movement?
  1. Skeletal and Muscular
  2. Digestive, Respiratory, and Urinary
  3. Cardiovascular and Lymphatic
  4. Endocrine and Nervous
  5. Integumentary and Lymphatic
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
A muscle cell cytoplasm is called what?
  1. myoplasm
  2. sarcoplasm
  3. muscleplasm
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
What body system is responsible for protection?
  1. Skeletal and Muscular
  2. Digestive, Respiratory, and Urinary
  3. Endocrine & Nervous
  4. Cardiovascular and Lymphatic
  5. Integumentary and Lymphatic
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
Which of the following statements is FALSE?
  1. all muscle tissue acts by contraction only
  2. of the three types of muscle tissue, only skeletal is voluntary
  3. superficial fascia holds skin to muscle
  4. muscles use the skeletal system as leverage points by pushing against the bones to produce body movement
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
Why is it hard for cartilage to heal quickly?
  1. It doesn't send the same damage signals as other tissues
  2. Cartilage is avascular
  3. It doesn't coordinate with the immune system
  4. Cartilage has no stem cells
  5. Osteoclasts inhibit immune function
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
What type of tissue covers or lines body surfaces?
  1. muscular
  2. connective
  3. skeletal
  4. epithelial
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
Which muscle has its insertion at the xiphoid process and linea alba?
  1. Interior Abdominal Oblique
  2. Transversalis
  3. Rectus
  4. External Abdominal Oblique
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
Contraction of skeletal muscle fibers is stimulated by                        .
  1. autonomic neurons
  2. sympathetic neurons
  3. parasympathetic neurons
  4. motor neurons
  5. afferent neurons
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
The shortening of a skeletal muscle fiber during contraction involves                                        .
  1. the thick filaments shortening
  2. the thin filaments shortening
  3. the sarcomeres shortening
  4. the A bands shortening
  5. the Z lines not changing their position
College Skin, Skeleton, and Muscles
The tension in a skeletal muscle can be increased by increasing                                                                                    .
  1. The number of motor units stimulated
  2. The rate of stimulation to each motor unit
  3. The number of fibers in the muscle through exercise
  4. The number of motor units stimulated and the rate of stimulation to each motor unit
  5. All of the choices are correct
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