This is an MCQ-based quiz for GRE on the topic of Musculoskeletal Structures.
This includes your bones, cartilage, ligaments, tendons, and connective tissues.
Which structure releases calcium ions prior to muscle contraction?
Which bone cell is responsible for resorbing bone matrix?
Which of the following is true concerning all muscle types?
Which of the following muscle types can be consciously controlled?
What is a hydrostatic skeleton?
Skeletal muscle fibers are made up of white and red fibers. White fibers are considered fast-twitch and red fibers are considered slow-twitch. Which of these statements INCORRECTLY describes a difference between white and red fibers?
In muscle contraction, this ion is essential
Division of joints allowing ample movement between 2 or more specific heads of bones are grouped as
Tendons and tibia
Ligaments and femur
This is an example of stretch reflex stimulated by passive muscle movement
This is a major energy source in a hurdle race to the leg muscles
Lactate and pyruvate