Types of Muscle Contraction Quiz 2

1. When a high jumper takes off the quadriceps muscles are contracting

Concentrically

Eccentrically

Isometrically

From behind


2. When a Tennis player stops suddenly when crossing the court the quadriceps muscles contract

Concentrically

Eccentrically

Isometrically

From behind


3. When performing a press up exercise the triceps muscle is contracting

Eccentrically

Concentrically

Statically

Isotonically


4. When the sprinters knee is being brought forwards the hamstring muscles are working

Eccentrically

Concentrically

Statically

5. Just before a sprinter places their front foot onto the track ready for the next stride the hamstring muscles are working:

Eccentrically

Concentrically

Statically