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The Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Systems Quiz


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When Jacob starts running, his legs move faster and his heart rate increases. Which types of muscles are involved in these changes?

A. Skeletal muscles control his leg movement and smooth muscles control his heart rate.

B. Skeletal muscles control his leg movement and cardiac muscles control his heart rate.

C. Smooth muscles control his leg movement and cardiac muscles control his heart rate.

D. Skeletal muscles control both his leg movement and heart rate.


To raise an arm upward, the muscle on one side of it contracts.

What happens to the muscle on the opposite side of the arm?
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A. contracts

B. relaxes

C. both contracts and relaxes

D. neither contracts nor relaxes


a connective tissue that holds bones together

A. cartilage

B. connective tissue

C. ligament

D. joint


the point where two or more bones come together

A. joint

B. ligament

C. connective tissue

D. cartilage


strong, dense outer layer of a bone

A. compact bone

B. spongy bone

C. bone marrow


The skin is the largest organ in the body.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


Which is the largest organ?

A. sartorius

B. skin

C. hair

D. gluteus maximus


Identifying Structures of the Musculoskeletal System

Label D
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A. ligament

B. cartilage

C. tendon

D. muscle

E. bone


protects the body from harmful bacteria

A. muscles

B. nerve endings

C. oil glands


What do the stapedius and gluteus maximus have in common?

A. They move the hips and thighs.

B. They are attached to bones.

C. They are the largest muscles.

D. They are the smallest muscles.


lightweight, inner layer of a bone that contains many small spaces

A. bone marrow

B. spongy bone

C. compact bone


Which is a function common to both the muscular and skeletal systems?

A. regulation of body temperature

B. production of blood cells

C. bending of the arm

D. breaking down of food


striated, voluntary, helps body to move

A. cardiac muscle

B. smooth muscle

C. skeletal muscle


Identifying Structures of the Musculoskeletal System

Label E
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A. ligament

B. tendon

C. bone

D. muscle

E. cartilage


Which is the function of the skull?

A. produces brain cells

B. protects the brain

C. gives shape to the brain

D. moves the brain


The biggest muscle

A. gluteus maximus

B. stapedius muscle

C. sartorius


nonstriated, involuntary, helps food go through digestive tract

A. skeletal muscle

B. smooth muscle

C. cardiac muscle


Which describes an interaction within the musculoskeletal system?

A. When a ligament contracts, a tendon will move.

B. When a tendon contracts, a ligament will move.

C. When a bone contracts, a muscle will move.

D. When a muscle contracts, a bone will move.


Which function is common to skin, hair, and nails?

A. release of waste materials

B. protection from harmful things

C. control of body temperature

D. production of vitamin D


The smallest muscle in the body

A. gluteus maximus

B. stapedius muscle

C. sartorius


striated, involuntary, helps pump the blood through the body

A. cardiac muscle

B. smooth muscle

C. skeletal muscle


helps in controlling the temperature of the body

A. muscles

B. nerve endings

C. oil glands


Which trait do cardiac and smooth muscle share?

A. voluntary

B. involuntary

C. nonstriated

D. striated


Which is the biggest muscle in the human body?

A. heart

B. sartorius

C. gluteus minimus

D. gluteus maximus


moves hip and knee

A. stapedius

B. sartorius

C. gluteus maximus




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