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List the three types of muscular tissue:
1. Skeletal
2. Cardiac
3. Smooth
Which type of muscular tissue is striated?
Skeletal and Cardiac
Which type of muscular tissue is multi-nucleated?
Skeletal
List the four functions of muscular tissue:
1. Producing movement 2. Generating heat 3. Stabilizing body positions 4. Moving substances within the body
List the four properties of muscular tissue:
1. excitability
2. contractility
3. extensibility
4. elasticity
Skeletal muscle contains ____, which is a dense sheet of irregular connective tissue that surrounds groups of muscles with similar function, forming compartments.
fascia
The outermost layer of a single muscle is called the ____.
epimysium
____ seperates 10-100 muscle fibers into bundles called fasicles.
Perimysium
____ seperates individual muscle fibers from one another.
Endomysium
A ____ is a cord that attaches muscle to bone.
tendon
____ is a broad, flat tendon.
Aponeurosis
____ are neurons that stimulate the muscle cells to contract.
Somatic motor neurons
Skeletal muscle cells form in the ____ by fusion of ____.
embryo; myoblasts
____ and ____ stimlutae hypertrophy.
Testosterone; HGH
____ retain the capacity to regenerate damaged muscle fibers.
Satellite cells
____ is the plasma membrane of a muscle cell.
Sarcolemma
____ travel in from the sarcolemma.
T-tubules
The ____ is the cytoplasm of a muscle fiber. Contains glycogen and Myoglobin.
Sarcoplasm
____are thread-like strucutres which have a contractile function.
Myofibrils
____ are compartments of arranged filaments and are the basic functional unit of myofibrils.
Sarcomeres
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