Muscle Shape And Function

Question 1 of 9

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What is the main focus of convergent musces? (Many fibres, short length)?

Select one of the following:

  • Power

  • Range

  • Both power and range

Question 2 of 9

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What is the main feature(s) of pennate muscle?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Feather like muscle structure

  • Wide insertion point

  • All fibres forming the insertion point

Question 3 of 9

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Why are parallel muscles so called?

Select one of the following:

  • They run parallel to each other

  • Muscle fibres run parallel to the length

  • They run parallel to the bone

Question 4 of 9

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Why are fusiform muscles grouped in with parallel muscles?

Select one of the following:

  • Muscle fibres tend to run parallel

  • They have similar long thin, structures

  • They are both striated

Question 5 of 9

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Which of the following is strong but tires easily?

Select one of the following:

  • Pennate muscle

  • Parallel muscle

  • Fusiform muscle

Question 6 of 9

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Which of the following is strong but has good endurance?

Select one of the following:

  • Parallel

  • Deltoid

  • Fusiform

Question 7 of 9

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Why are Fusiform muscles so strong?

Select one of the following:

  • The parallel fibres

  • The central bulge

  • The wide insertion point

Question 8 of 9

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What increases as you increase muscle length?

Select one of the following:

  • Range

  • Power

  • Axis of movement

Question 9 of 9

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What increases the strength of a muscle?

Select one of the following:

  • Increase vol/no of muscle fibres

  • Increase length of muscle

  • Increase density of tendons

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Muscle Shape And Function

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