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SKELETAL MUSCLES
*what do they do?*
they provide the force that move your bones
SKELETAL MUSCLES
*where are they located?*
ATTACHED TO THE BONES OF YOUR SKELETON
SKELETAL MUSCLES
*voluntary or involuntary?*
VOLUNTARY
SKELETAL MUSCLES
*what happens to them after a lot of use?*
THEY TIRE QUICKLY AND NEED REST
SMOOTH MUSCLE
*what do they do?*
CONTROL MANY TYPES OF MOVEMENTS INSIDE THE BODY
(EX.DIGESTION PROCESS)
SMOOTH MUSCLE
*where are they located?*
INSIDE OF MANY INTERNAL ORGANS IN THE BODY (IN THE WALL OF ORGANS)
SMOOTH MUSCLE
*voluntary or involuntary?*
INVOLUNTARY
SMOOTH MUSCLE
*what happens to them after a lot of use?*
THEY TIRE MORE SLOWLY THAN THE SKELETAL MUSCLE AND THEY REACT MORE SLOWLY
CARDIAC MUSCLE
*what do they do?*
CONTRACT REPEATEDLY, AND THE REPEATED CONTRACTIONS ARE CALLED HEARTBEATS
CARDIAC MUSCLE
*where are they located?*
THEY ARE CONFINED TO THE HEART
CARDIAC MUSCLE
*voluntary or involuntary?*
INVOLUNTARY
CARDIAC MUSCLE
*what happens to them after a lot of use?*
IT DOES NOT GET TIRED
WHAT IS A TENDON?
A STRONG CONNECTIVE TISSUE CONNECTING MUSCLE TO BONE.
WHAT IS A LIGAMENT?
A STRONG CONNECTIVE TISSUE THAT HOLDS TOGETHER THE BONES IN A MOVABLE JOINT.