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Musculoskeletal System

Striated muscle work

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?

Muscle Types

What are the similarities and differences between Skeletal Muscle, Cardiac Muscle and Smooth Muscle?