Part A

Match the muscles in column A with the actions in column B. Place the letter of your choice in the space provided.

Column B __1. adducts thigh

__2. plantar flexion and eversion of foot

__3. flexes thigh at the hip

__4. abducts thigh and rotates it laterally

__5. dorsiflexion and eversion of foot

__6. abducts thigh and rotates it medially

__7. plantar flexion and inversion of foot

__8. flexes leg at the knee

__9. extends leg at the knee

__10. dorsiflexion and inversion of foot a.

Column A

biceps femoris gluteus medius gracilis peroneus longus peroneus tertius psoas major and iliacus quadriceps femoris group sartorius tibialis anterior tibialis posterior

Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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