1. The basic unit of contraction is the a. myosin b. actin c. Z-Lines d. sarcomeres 2. A cord or strap of dense tissue that connects a muscle to bone is called a: a. tendon b. ligament c. bursa d. arthritis 3. The functional partners of bone is: a. Tendon b. Ligament c. Skeletal muscle d. Fasciae 4. Wh
What is the latent period and does it affect the amount of load lifted?
Would a muscle that is long and thin (ie: more series elements than parallel elements) or a muscle that is short and thick (ie: more parallel elements than series) be able to lift an object that has more mass? Why?
What are the similarities and differences between Skeletal Muscle, Cardiac Muscle and Smooth Muscle?