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 Chapter Eight:  Muscular System

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


Objectives
Lectures
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Objectives:

By the end of this unit the student should be able to:
 

  1. Name the major parts of a skeletal muscle fiber, and describe the function of each. 
  2. Explain the major events of skeletal muscle fiber contraction. 
  3. Explain how the muscle fiber contraction mechanism obtains energy. 
  4. Distinguish between a twitch and a sustained contraction. 
  5. Compare the fiber contractions mechanisms of skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscles. 
  6. Explain how the locations and interactions of skeletalmuscles make possible certain movements. 
  7. Describe the locations and actions of the major skeletal muscles of each body region. 

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Lectures:  (PowerPoint)

  • Structure of Skeletal Muscles 


Labs:



 
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    Last update: November 29, 2011