Learners read descriptions of the actions of the superficial skeletal muscles and see their locations. A 61-question quiz completes the activity.
Main muscles in the human body
By dr. rose
In this animated activity, learners examine muscle cell contraction and relaxation and consider the role of calcium ions.
In this animated activity, learners view the various hand, arm, and shoulder muscles in action. The students test their knowledge of the location of the muscles in a drag-and-drop exercise.
Students identify various muscles of the face and scalp and see them in action in this animated activity.
In this interactive object, learners will match the muscle names to their corresponding locations in the human body.
See how good you are at identifying these sound-alike terms!
By Shannon Thomas
In this animated object, learners examine the various connective tissue layers of the muscle organ. The terms "prime mover," "synergist," "antagonist," "origin," and "insertion" are defined.
In this colorful and interactive object, learners examine the structure and function of muscle and connective tissues. A quiz completes the activity.
Learners study the muscles of the scapula and check their knowledge on each page by identifying the muscles on diagrams and answering a related question about movement.
In this interactive object, learners sort veterinary muscle function medications into categories.
In this animated object, learners examine the major events that occur at the neuromuscular junction.
In this learning activity you'll review the structure and function of the different tissues of the human body.