Shapes of Skeletal Muscle Quiz 2

1. Pennate Muscles have:

Large number of fibres but tire easily

Large number of fibres don’t tire easily

Few fibres and tire easily

Few fibres and don’t tire easily


2. Pennate muscles are categorised into:

Unipennate

Bipennate

Tripennate

Multipennate


3. Fusiform muscles are:

Flat

Spindle shape

Conical

Don’t exist


4. Examples of Fusiform muscles are:

Biceps Brachii

Psoas Major

Sphincter

Trapezius


5. Which Pennate muscle resembles a feather in shape:

Unipennate

Bipennate

Tripennate

Multipennate